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Learn about Android Internals: Android Overview for Managers

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Hi all,

Caught this talk at the SF Android group and had to get Marko down to the South Bay. He gives a great overview of Android, touching on the history of Android, its relationship with Java, the Android stack, native libraries, linux kernal, the virtual machines, and more!! Please join us and tell your friends!!

6:00PM -- Doors open
6:30PM -- Marko from Marakana: Android Overview for Managers + Q&A
7:30PM -- Networking
8:30PM -- Doors close

About Marko Gargenta:
Marko founded Marakana back in 2001 to help underprivileged youth, minorities, and inner-city kids learn web technologies and get ahead in life. So Marakana emerged with goal of helping people get better at what they do professionally, focused on open source software training.

Marko is the developer of Marakana Android Training ( series. He has taught Android for companies such as Sony-Ericsson, Qualcomm, Ericsson Canada, and many others. Marko is a co-founder of San Francisco Android Users Group and regularly teaches Android Bootcamp ( at Marakana.

In 2006 Marko Gargenta published "PHP and MySQL By Example", a collection on PHP examples. The book was published by Prentice Hall, world's largest technology publisher and has been also translated to Spanish.

Marko Gargenta obtained his Bachelor of Mathematics Degree from University of Waterloo (Canada's MIT) and has been developing in Java since 1996. He lives in San Francisco, California.

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