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About the authors Murat Yener is an Android geek, working at Intel. He is a Google Developer Expert on Android, a Java Champion, a book author and a respected conference speaker. He has deep experience in Java, Web, Java EE and OSGi, as well as teaching and mentoring. Murat is experienced in writing tools for developers and was previously an Eclipse committer. He is an active member and organizer in communities such JUGs and GDGs. Onur Dundar started his professional software engineering career at Intel Corporation as a Software Application Engineer working on mobile platforms, tablets, phones with MeeGo and Android and later on IoT platforms like IPTV, Intel's Galileo and Intel's Edison. Onur is a popular contributor to the software community delivering training on Android application development. He is now working on design and development of reliable data science software platforms, with keeping his interest and work in IoT and Android. Visit us at wrox.com where you have access to free code samples, Programmer to Programmer forums, and discussions on the latest happenings in the industry from around the world.