Latest Courses
data build tool in Cloud(dbt Cloud)Check course
Dagger Hilt Dependency Injection MasterclassCheck course
Introduction to JavaCheck course
Feature importance and model interpretation in PythonCheck course
GIT for beginnersCheck course
The Ultimate Authentication Course with NodeJS and AngularCheck course
Master Data Science | A Step-by-Step Guide for 2022Check course
Master Google Cloud | A Step-by-Step Guide for 2022Check course
Data Science Machine Learning & AI with 7 Hands on ProjectsCheck course
Laravel Scout and Cashier with projects in Laravel 8Check course
data build tool in Cloud(dbt Cloud)Check course
Dagger Hilt Dependency Injection MasterclassCheck course
Introduction to JavaCheck course
Feature importance and model interpretation in PythonCheck course
GIT for beginnersCheck course
Android App Components - Services, Local IPC, and Content Providers

Android App Components – Services, Local IPC, and Content Providers

FREE

Add your review
Add to wishlistAdded to wishlistRemoved from wishlist 0
Add to compare
8.5/10 (Our Score)
Product is rated as #60 in category Android Development

This 4 week MOOC builds upon the core Android app components and concurrency frameworks covered in Course 2 by focusing on started and bound services, local inter–process communication (IPC), and content providers. Case study apps will be examined from multiple perspectives to learn how to program these app components using Android’s material design paradigm. Students will work incrementally on a hands–on project involving a material design–based RSS reader app. Each week you will add additional capabilities to the project, based on material covered in the lecture videos. You’ll spend roughly 4 hours per week watching video lectures, taking quizzes, and programming assignments with Java and Android.

Instructor Details

Douglas C. Schmidt is a Professor of Computer Science, Associate Chair of the Computer Science and Engineering program, and a Senior Researcher at the Institute for Software Integrated Systems, all at Vanderbilt University. He has also been the Chief Technology Officer for the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, where he was responsible for directing the technical vision and strategic R&D investments. Dr. Schmidt has published 10 books and more than 500 technical papers on software-related topics, including patterns, optimization techniques, and empirical analyses of object-oriented frameworks and domain-specific modeling environments that facilitate the development of distributed real-time and embedded (DRE) middleware and mission-critical applications running over data networks and embedded system interconnects. Dr. Schmidt has also led the development of ACE, TAO, and CIAO for the past two decades. These technologies are pattern-oriented DRE middleware frameworks used successfully by thousands of companies and agencies worldwide in many domains, including national defense and security, datacom/telecom, financial services, medical engineering, and massively multiplayer online gaming.

Specification: Android App Components – Services, Local IPC, and Content Providers

Duration

11 hours

Year

2017

Level

Beginner

Certificate

Yes

Quizzes

Yes

43 reviews for Android App Components – Services, Local IPC, and Content Providers

4.4 out of 5
26
10
5
1
1
Write a review
Show all Most Helpful Highest Rating Lowest Rating
  1. Aibek S

    Need little change or update. But very good explanation!

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  2. Gaetano D

    This Course is So Great and I want to thank Prof. Schmidt ’cause every explanation is clear!

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  3. Jaime F O C

    This was a really good course, you’ll learn, by example, theory and practice, why, how and when to use these Android App Components. Reading the entire code of each assignment is recommended, otherwise you may not fully understand why your code works, also, you may learn additional things by doing it.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  4. jesus

    Tricky concepts explained in a good and practicle way… But you will have to spend much time by reading and analyzing examples and solving optional exercises… And reviewing past Moocs to extract all date from this mooc.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  5. Mahyar M

    Great and helpful Course!

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  6. Aadithyavarma

    This course was really good for me. I was able to learn the basic theory and working of how services and content providers work in Android. This course helped me alot.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  7. Sherif S

    too much academic and theoretical materials, the instructor is explaining in a very advanced way for beginners, of course i got benefit from it, but i think it should be more easy and understandable and thanks a lot for your effort, it is really appreciated best luck

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  8. Vinay J

    Quite difficult to understand than other courses.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  9. Matt W

    I love the detail on each of the components and the real world examples, just like the MOOC before this one. These are the kind of lectures and examples you can come back to time and time again. The material is tough, so you likely won’t understand it fully your first time through the MOOC, but you’ll get to know it better over time as you consult it while you make your own stuff.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  10. Sam H

    There is no evaluation in this class. I prefer classes with programming assignments that are machine unit tested on the server. It’s possible to just take a quiz twice, and get 100% without knowing anything.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  11. Margerite B

    Some Modules are very complicated and hard to follow.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  12. Francisco H

    Another course with great content in the respective specialization. Local IPC got my head spinning for a while, but that’s good because the harder the material you study and learn, the better you get at it.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  13. Michael

    Assignments were pretty cool. Topics are covered thoroughly and provided links to relevant material and excellent examples.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  14. Craig S

    Challenging material

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  15. Abdul H M

    Good Subject f

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  16. sushrut

    More compulsory programming assignments needed

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  17. Assaduzzaman N

    This is a very good course in most aspects.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  18. Adefunke

    I was able to understand more about content providers but I’d have loved if there were enforced practical assignments.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  19. Eduard A

    very helpful

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  20. Hassan R

    great course intricate concepts. i loved it

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  21. Harold L M M

    Very Android Architecture focused and very Design Pattern oriented. This is a valuable course on Android because it goes deep into the details of the Full Stack of Android Services. Highly Recommended!

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  22. Irene B V F

    excelente

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  23. Bahana H M

    This course was awesome , it has heped me a lot to know more about android development and has boosted my interest in in App development.It has met my expectations

    Helpful(1) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  24. Bhaskar R P

    great

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  25. Amit M

    it is very helpful to make me understand the major android components

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  26. Prakash

    This is an awesome experience of learning.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  27. Ahmed M A E

    I like it due to its rich content!

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  28. Abdullah M A

    Not interactive and more academic. Not for beginners.

    Helpful(1) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  29. Gabriel P d C

    This course does not focus on practice and coding, being an introductory course. However, there are several optional tasks that dwell deeper into coding which is good if you have extra time to spend here. Overall the course is good for beginners and can be a refresh for experienced programmers.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  30. Amit S

    g o o d

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  31. Deuane M

    Shows many options for communicating between services and activities in a way that just overwhelms the student and confuses the various approaches.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  32. Mallikarjun H

    Good content and very nice explanation

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  33. Jade F

    The content of the course is highly relevant, but the assignment/quiz structure may not work well for all learners. Like the previous course in the specialization, lecture videos and screenshares from Doug Schmidt’s college courses, optional assignments, and simple quizzes make up the course. Your initiative to apply what is being taught is what makes the course worthwhile, and if you were to breeze through without doing the optional assignments, you may come away without absorbing much of what’s being taught here. On the other hand, if you take the initiative to apply these concepts to projects on your own, you’ll be rewarded by the focused explanations in the videos and what you’re asked to do in the programming assignments which are specifically engineered to make you use what’s taught. It’s a great course, but requires motivation on your part!

    Helpful(2) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  34. Akhila M

    Content is useful and explination is good details about threads ,services are much explained

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  35. Urvashi N D

    it was good n everything was explained properly with example

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  36. Ben v d B

    The lessons are excellent. Unfortunately there is a lack of practical application of what’s taught in the lessons. The optional exercises are a start, but aren’t optimal. They are better suited to the actual material than the exercises in the previous MOOC though. Especially the lessons on services and ipc were quite good. If this course had better exercise material, it would be top!

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  37. Isabelle D

    Only three stars because of the last week. I do not think that content providers are well explained here.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  38. Joseph S

    Nice and Clear Course. really Recomended for someone who first touch android development,

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  39. AHMED A

    Thank you

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  40. Athira S

    It was a really helpful course and gives detailed and in depth explanation about how services, communication and content providers work in android internally. The course also gives an understanding to implement what is taught practically with simple programming examples.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  41. maged

    great course

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  42. Hadi F

    You should have background in programming. Overall the course content is very good.

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this
  43. Mohammed E M

    it really helped me thank you

    Helpful(0) Unhelpful(0)You have already voted this

    Add a review

    Your email address will not be published.

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Android App Components – Services, Local IPC, and Content Providers
    Android App Components – Services, Local IPC, and Content Providers

    Price tracking

    Java Code Geeks
    Logo
    Register New Account
    Reset Password
    Compare items
    • Total (0)
    Compare