Apache Cordova In Action by Raymond K. CamdenApache Cordova In Action by Raymond K. Camden

Apache Cordova In Action

byRaymond K. Camden

Paperback | November 9, 2015

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Apache Cordova in Actionteaches you to create and launch hybrid mobile apps using Cordova or Phonegap. By following carefully selected examples, step-by-step tutorials, and crystal-clear explanations, you'll learn to build apps from the Cordova CLI, how to make use of device features like the camera and accelerometer, how to submit your apps to Google Play and the Apple App Store, and more.

Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats from Manning Publications.

About the Book

Developing a mobile app requires extensive knowledge of native programming techniques for multiple platforms. Apache Cordova lets you use your existing skills in web development (HTML, CSS, and JavaScript) to build powerful mobile apps. Your apps also get the power of integration with native device features like the camera and file system.

Apache Cordova in Actionteaches you how to design, create, and launch hybrid mobile apps people will want to use. With the help of straightforward, real-world examples, you'll learn to build apps from the Cordova CLI and to make use of native device features like the camera and accelerometer. You'll learn testing techniques and discover the PhoneGap Build service and how to submit your apps to Google Play and the Apple App Store. Along the way, this helpful guide discusses mobile app design and shows you how to create effective, professional-quality UI and UX.

What's Inside

  • Build mobile apps
  • UI, UX, and testing techniques
  • Deploy to Google Play and the Apple App Store
  • Employ libraries like Bootstrap, jQuery Mobile, and Ionic

About the Reader

Readers should be familiar with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. No experience with mobile app development needed.

About the Author

Raymond Camdenis a developer advocate for IBM. He is passionate about mobile development and has spoken at conferences worldwide.

The Table of Contents

    PART 1 GETTING STARTED WITH APACHE CORDOVA
  1. What is Cordova?
  2. Installing Cordova and the Android SDK
  3. PART 2 CORE CONCEPTS
  4. Creating Cordova projects
  5. Using plugins to access device features
  6. Mobile design and user experience
  7. Considerations when building mobile apps
  8. Tools for debugging Cordova and other hybrid apps
  9. Creating custom plugins
  10. Packing options for Cordova projects
  11. Using PhoneGap tools
  12. PART 3 APPLICATION RELEASE
  13. Submitting your app
  14. Building an RSS reader app with Ionic
Raymond Camdenis a developer advocate for IBM. He is passionate about mobile development and has spoken at conferences worldwide.
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Title:Apache Cordova In ActionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 9.25 × 7.38 × 0.68 inPublished:November 9, 2015Publisher:Manning PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1633430065

ISBN - 13:9781633430068

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