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Learning Android Intents by Wajahat Karim, Muhammad Usama bin Aftab

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Chapter 4. Intents for Mobile Components

In the last chapter, we discussed the categories of intents and how different categories are used. We also discussed the pros and cons of categories such as implicit intents and explicit intents. But besides the theory regarding the intents that we have been discussing until now, it's time to discuss some applications of intents with a more practical approach. In this chapter, we will discuss the mobile components that are commonly found in all Android phones. And we will see how those mobile components can be accessed and used very easily via intents. Android provides a vast collection of libraries and features through which a developer can utilize mobile components. This is as easy as a walk in the park. ...

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