Kotlin Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

Kotlin is a statically typed programming language designed to interoperate with Java and fully supported by Google on the Android operating system.


Based on Big Nerd Ranch’s popular Kotlin Essentials course, this guide shows you how to work effectively with the Kotlin programming language through hands-on examples and clear explanations of key Kotlin concepts and foundational APIs. Written for Kotlin 1.2, this book will also introduce you to JetBrains’ IntelliJ IDEA development environment.


Whether you are an experienced Android developer looking for modern features beyond what Java offers or a new developer ready to learn your first programming language, the authors will guide you from first principles to advanced usage of Kotlin. By the end of this book, you will be empowered to create reliable, concise applications in Kotlin.

Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (3rd Edition) (Big Nerd Ranch Guides)
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Kotlin in Action
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Android Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (4th Edition) (Big Nerd Ranch Guides)
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Kotlin / Android Studio 3.0 Development Essentials - Android 8 Edition
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Fully updated for Android Studio 3.0 and Android 8, the goal of this book is to teach the skills necessary to develop Android ba ...

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Kotlin Programming By Example: Build real-world Android and web applications the Kotlin way
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Enhance your Kotlin programming skills by building 3 real-world applicationsKey FeaturesBuild three full-fledged, engaging appli ...

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iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (6th Edition) (Big Nerd Ranch Guides)
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Professional Android
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The comprehensive developer guide to the latest Android featuresand capabilities Professional Android, 4th Edition shows develop ...

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Pro Android with Kotlin: Developing Modern Mobile Apps
Pro Android with Kotlin: Developing Modern Mobile Apps

Develop Android apps with Kotlin to create more elegant programs than the Java equivalent. This book covers the various aspects ...

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