I am happy to announce that the B4A tutorial and reference book "Rapid Android App Development using BASIC" by Wyken Seagrave has now been updated to cover version 6.00 of B4A.
New sections in this edition
Firebase Services, Maven Repositories, AAR Library Support
SDK Manager, how to update Additional Libraries
More Additional Libraries explained
RuntimePermissions and Activity_PermissionResult discussed
Update function of Ctrl+E
Method of calling Google Play Services has changed
Manifest Editor CreateResourceFromFile command documented
Free Upgrade for Ebook
Customers who have bought the ebook in PDF, EPUB and Kindle formats from the Penny Press Store can now obtain a FREE upgrade to the latest edition by visiting the upgrade page http://pennypress.co.uk/b4a/upgrade/
Customers who purchased from Amazon in Kindle can update as described below.
Printed Edition Available
The paperback edition the book is available at https://www.createspace.com/5511638. It is also available from Amazon and all good bookstores worldwide. Quote the ISBN 9781512296259.
Reviews on Amazon
5 stars Good book. A lot of functionality is included 30 Mar. 2016
By David M. Acre - Published on Amazon.com
Good book. A lot of functionality is included.
5 stars B4A is a Great product! This book is a GREAT Read! 13 April 2016
By Amazon Customer - Published on Amazon.com
Well written. Easy read! Thanks!
5 stars Lo mejor de lo mejor 1 April 2016
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5 stars Five Stars 7 Mar. 2016
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