Bluetooth For Java by Ranjith AntonyBluetooth For Java by Ranjith Antony

Bluetooth For Java

byRanjith Antony, Bruce Hopkins

Paperback | April 11, 2003

Pricing and Purchase Info

$46.07 online 
$68.95 list price save 33%
Earn 230 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Bluetooth is a standard for wireless integration of small devices. "Bluetooth for Java" is specifically about using Java to program Bluetooth-enabled devices. The specification for Java and Bluetooth was released in February. However, vendors are implementing the specification now and most won't be ready/available until Fall 2002. Bluetooth is a technology for wireless communication. It is similar in functionality to the way laptops connect to the Internet from home/office, but is typically used for short burst communications instead of a continuous connection. Because of this difference, Bluetooth is more typically found supported in wireless phones and personal devices. What "Bluetooth for Java" offers is not an overview of what Bluetooth is. Instead, Bruce Hopkins and Ranjith Antony describe how to develop wireless Java applications using Bluetooth for a variety of platforms. This includes an API overview of the Java library, development of Bluetooth-based services, highlights of security concerns, and walkthroughs for development with some of the different tools available. Programs will not be just J2ME (micro devices) based, but will also be for J2SE (client/desktop).
Ranjith Antony earned his bachelor's degree in computer engineering from the College of Engineering, Chengannur, Kerala, India, an institute affiliated with Cochin University of Science and Technology. He became a lecturer in the Department of Computer Engineering of the Government Model Engineering College. In June 1998, he joined Ati...
Title:Bluetooth For JavaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 23.5 × 17.8 × 0.01 inPublished:April 11, 2003Publisher:APRESS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1590590783

ISBN - 13:9781590590782

Look for similar items by category:


Table of Contents

A table of contents is not available for this title.