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Games on Symbian OS : a handbook for mobile development

Author: Jo Stichbury; Fadi Chehimi; Sam Cartwright
Publisher: Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley ; Chichester : John Wiley [distributor], ©2008.
Series: Symbian Press.
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Games on Symbian OS is the only guide to highlight the gaming opportunities presented by the Symbian OS platform, with particular emphasis on the creation of mobile games in C++ using native APIs. Jo Stichbury leads a field of industry experts to provide the reader with detailed information about the key APIs used to create games. The book includes a broad introduction to games on mobile phones and describes the  Read more...
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Games on Symbian OS.
Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley ; Chichester : John Wiley [distributor], ©2008
(DLC) 2008299264
(OCoLC)182663522
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jo Stichbury; Fadi Chehimi; Sam Cartwright
ISBN: 9780470998144 0470998148
OCLC Number: 244830774
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 373 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Games on Symbian OS; Contents; Forewords; About this Book; About the Authors; Editor's Acknowledgements; Part One: A Symbian Perspective on Mobile Games; 1 Introduction; Part Two: Creating Native Games on Symbian OS v9; 2 Symbian OS Game Basics; 3 Graphics on Symbian OS; 4 Adding Audio to Games on Symbian OS; 5 Multiplayer Games; 6 Exploiting the Phone Hardware; Part Three: Porting Games to Symbian OS; 7 C/C++ Standards Support for Games Developers on Symbian OS; 8 The N-Gage Platform; Part Four: Java ME, DoJa and Flash Lite on Symbian OS; 9 MIDP Games on Symbian OS; 10 Games In Japan. 11 Flash Lite Games on Symbian OSReferences and Resources; Appendix: Airplay; Index.
Series Title: Symbian Press.
Responsibility: Jo Stichbury, lead author and editor ; authors, Fadi Chehimi [and others] ; contributors, Sam Cartwright [and others].

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The first part of this book discusses the mobile games industry, and includes analysis of why the mobile industry differs from other sectors of the games market, a discussion of the sales of mobile  Read more...

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