Topic: Mobile

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Professional Android Sensor Programming

Greg Milette, Adam Stroud
ISBN: 978-1-118-22745-9
E-book
484 pages
May 2012
Other Available Formats: Paperback
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Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION xxvii

PART I: LOCATION SERVICES

CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCING THE ANDROID LOCATION SERVICE 3

CHAPTER 2: DETERMINING A DEVICE'S CURRENT LOCATION 11

CHAPTER 3: TRACKING DEVICE MOVEMENT 27

CHAPTER 4: PROXIMITY ALERTS 45

PART II: INFERRING INFORMATION FROM PHYSICAL SENSORS

CHAPTER 5: OVERVIEW OF PHYSICAL SENSORS 65

CHAPTER 6: ERRORS AND SENSOR SIGNAL PROCESSING 103

CHAPTER 7: DETERMINING DEVICE ORIENTATION 121

CHAPTER 8: DETECTING MOVEMENT 147

CHAPTER 10: ANDROID OPEN ACCESSORY 189

PART III: SENSING THE AUGMENTED, PATTERN-RICH EXTERNAL WORLD

CHAPTER 11: NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATION (NFC) 219

CHAPTER 12: USING THE CAMERA 255

CHAPTER 13: IMAGE-PROCESSING TECHNIQUES 281

CHAPTER 14: USING THE MICROPHONE 303

PART IV: SPEAKING TO ANDROID

CHAPTER 15: DESIGNING A SPEECH-ENABLED APP 333

CHAPTER 16: USING SPEECH RECOGNITION AND TEXT-TO-SPEECH APIS 349

CHAPTER 17: MATCHING WHAT WAS SAID 407

CHAPTER 18: EXECUTING VOICE ACTIONS 441

CHAPTER 19: IMPLEMENTING SPEECH ACTIVATION 471

INDEX 495