Complete developers' guide to J2ME and the Mobile Information Device Profile 1.0.3.
* Complete coverage of MIDP 1.0.3 for wireless developers
* Practical applications of advanced J2ME and MIDP
* Includes bonus chapter on MIDP for the Palm OS 1.0
J2ME is designed for devices with limited memory, display, and processing power including cellular phones, PDAs, and pagers. Core J2ME Technology & MIDP covers everything you need to develop powerful applications for this rapidly expanding wireless market.
Part I starts with an overview of J2ME, configurations, and profiles, before explaining in detail the Connected Limited Device Configuration (CLDC) and the Mobile Information Device Profile (MIDP). Muchow then walks you through creating a complete development environment-from downloading J2ME to troubleshooting.
Part II details programming with MIDP, including exhaustive coverage of the MIDP programming interface, high-level and low-level user interface components, networking support, and persistent storage.
An authoritative resource for programmers developing wireless applications, Core J2ME Technology & MIDP features:
* Over 50 well-designed and clearly commented sample programs
* A concise guide to using and installing MIDP for the Palm OS 1.
About the Author
John W. Muchow, M.S. has worked as a software and systems engineer, technical trainer and train-the-trainer program coordinator since 1988. He is founder of The Wireless Mind, Inc., a business devoted to training wireless developers' with a specific focus on J2ME and the Mobile Information Device Profile.