Understanding Intents and Intent Filters

  • Wallace Jackson


This chapter will delve into intents, which are messaging objects that carry communications between the major components of your application—your activities, services, and broadcast receivers, which handle Android messaging. We have seen that Android development is highly modularized, and intents provide a way to wire these modules together to form a cohesive yet flexible application with secure, fluid communication among all of its components.


Service Class Audio File Intent Object Event Handler Android Application 
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