Building Your First Android Database Application with SQLite

The most successful Android apps need data. If you want to write a great Android data driven app, this course will help you achieve your goal. You'll build a working app using SQLite, Content Providers, and the Android Data Binding Library.
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Intermediate
Updated
January 13, 2017
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Description
Course info
Rating
(25)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
January 13, 2017
Duration
3h 0m
Description

At the core of developing a data driven Android app is a thorough knowledge of SQLite, Asyncronous data interaction, and data binding. In this course, Building Your First Android Database Application with SQLite, you will learn how to write professional apps that rely on data. First, you will learn how to use SQLite. Next you'll explore what Content Providers are and how to use them. Finally, you'll learn how to use the Android Data Binding Library. When you're finished with this course, you will have a foundational knowledge of Android data technologies that will help you as you move forward to create your next great Android apps.

About the author
About the author

Simone Alessandria wrote his first program when he was 12. A few years later, he is now a trainer (MCP), author, speaker, passionate software architect, and proud coder. He is founder and owner at Softwarehouse.it. His areas of expertise include business data-driven apps and mobile development.

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Hi everyone, my name is Simone Alessandria and welcome to my course Building your First Android Database Application with SQLite. I am a trainer, author and developer at Softwarehouse.it.

Today, Android is the by far the most popular operating system in the world, and an Android app can reach smartphones, tablets, notebooks, watches, cars, and even your next fridge! In this course, we are going to learn how to add data capabilities to your android apps.

Some of the major topics that we will cover include:

  1. Using SQLite in an Android device
  2. Create asyncronous queries
  3. Using the new Android Data Binding Library
  4. Testing the app with JUnit
By the end of this course you will have built a fully working database app. Before beginning the course you should be familiar with java or at least another Object Oriented Programming Language, relational database concepts and the Android OS.

I hope you’ll join me on this journey to learn “how to create Android database apps” with the course “Building your First Android Database Application with SQLite”, at Pluralsight.