This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
- Android uses Java syntax and has borrowed some of the libraries as already mentioned.
- Java files on Android are compiled into .class files and then in dalvik executables(.dex)
- Android programs run on Dalvik virtual machine which a customized register based virtual machine written for Android.