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Learning Android Intents by Wajahat Karim, Muhammad Usama bin Aftab

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Sharing using the SEND action

Any cell phone's primary purpose is to provide an easy way of communication. And like all cell phones, Android smartphones provide an easier way of communication. In this era of the Internet and social networking, Android phones have proved to be quite productive in sharing and social networks. Android provides features such as sharing pictures, status, sending e-mails, social networking such as Facebook, Twitter, and so on. Fortunately for developers, all these sharing features can be used very easily using a few lines of intents. Intent has proved to be a very good way of performing asynchronous communication within Android's components and apps.

In Chapter 3, Intents and Its Categorization, we discussed an example ...

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