Create the perfectly customized system by unleashing the power of Android OS on your embedded deviceAbout This BookUnderstand the system architecture and how the source code is organizedExplore the power of Android and customize the build systemBuild a fully customized Android version as per your requirementsWho This Book Is ForIf you are a Java programmer who wants to customize, build, and deploy your own Android version using embedded programming, then this book is for you.What You Will LearnMaster Android architecture and system designObtain source code and understand the modular organizationCustomize and build your first system image for the Android emulatorLevel up and build your own Android system for a real-world deviceUse Android as a home automation and entertainment systemTailor your system with optimizations and add-onsReach for the stars: look at the Internet of Things, entertainment, and domoticsIn DetailTake a deep dive into the Android build system and its customization with Learning Embedded Android Programming, written to help you master the steep learning curve of working with embedded Android. Start by exploring the basics of Android OS, discover Google's "e;repo"e; system, and discover how to retrieve AOSP source code. You'll then find out to set up the build environment and the first AOSP system. Next, learn how to customize the boot sequence with a new animation, and use an Android "e;kitchen"e; to "e;cook"e; your custom ROM. By the end of the book, you'll be able to build customized Android open source projects by developing your own set of features.Style and approachThis step-by-step guide is packed with various real-world examples to help you create a fully customized Android system with the most useful features available.