Elements of Android Q

2019 brought us a new version of Android, Android 10 (code-named “Q”)!

As usual, Android 10 changed some things that affect developers and apps. This book profiles those changes and helps point out what you need to do to adjust your app to cope with those changes. So, if you are worried about the death of external storage and other things that Android 10 brings with it, this book is for you!

This book is published in PDF, EPUB, and MOBI/Kindle formats, for use in your favorite digital book reader. Or, read directly in your Web browser. Note that the HTML edition will be taken down at the end of 2024, as this book will be rather old at that point. However, the downloadable forms (PDF, etc.) will still be available.

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The Table of Contents

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  • The Death of External Storage
  • Using MediaStore
  • Location Access Restrictions
  • Share Targets
  • Dark Mode
  • Gesture Navigation
  • Installing Apps Using PackageInstaller
  • Other Changes of Note