Since Google announced an IDE that was based on IntelliJ for Android Development I’ve received various emails, texts and calls regarding this app and whether folks should use it. My consensus: YES! USE IT! (If you’re not already using IntelliJ) I’ve been developing Android applications with IntelliJ for 2+ years now and I’m very excited that Google is moving in this direction. In hopes to help folks make the transition I’m going to release a series of screencasts that will help you get familiar and instantly productive with Android Studio.
Here is the first video, enjoy!
This video is part 1 of a multi part series on Android Studio
- Part 1: Getting Started with Android Studio(this post)
- Part 2: Setting up an Emulator
- Part 3: Tips and Tricks Part 1
- Part 4: Tips and Tricks Part 2