Beginning Android Web Apps Development: Develop for Android by Grant Allen, Jon Westfall, Rocco Augusto

By Grant Allen, Jon Westfall, Rocco Augusto

With Beginning Android internet Apps Development, you'll the best way to follow HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Ajax and different internet criteria to be used at the Android cellular platform, by means of construction various enjoyable and visually stimulating video games and different internet functions! If you've performed a few simple internet improvement, and you are looking to construct your abilities to create exceptional web apps, you'll find everything you search within the discussions and examples during this book. 

each one software you'll construct in Beginning Android net program Development will express you options for you to follow to a lot of your individual tasks. each one instance stocks options and coding strategies that might motivate your individual paintings.

You'll the way to tie your Android apps into Twitter via apps that you'll construct: Who's that Tweet?!, a quiz video game in response to megastar debts, and that i Love Ham, a coding research into seek words and rhyming. 

Your Android net app improvement talents will then continue in one other path, as you find the facility of HTML5 in video game apps: Scavenger Hunt, which introduces you to the HTML5 GPS position API, and Spies!, a location-based application that indicates you how to use CSS3, Ajax, and HTML5 inside of multi-player environments.

You'll additionally create an Android internet program which tests the arriving time of buses and light-rails by using Portland, Oregon's open Tri-Met information API! This app is a smart template for different apps it's your decision to construct sooner or later, and showcases the real thoughts for incorporating cloud-based apps into internet games.

After analyzing Beginning Android internet Apps Development, you have got equipped actual apps and built alongside the best way the abilities you'll have to create hugely interactive, specialist net applications... and, your trip could be enticing and relaxing!
What you’ll learn
* Coding options so that you can use repeatedly on your personal Android net apps
* Key equipment and strategies for modern Android net app improvement
* easy methods to take complete benefit of CSS3 within the cellular atmosphere and how to deal with a large number of display resolutions
* tips to construct feature-rich consumer interfaces with navigation, shades, styling
* easy methods to upload audio and video for highly interactive websites
* tips to optimize Ajax inside of your web site
* tips on how to entry and use the HTML situation API 
* the best way to combine JavaScript and JavaScript frameworks into your web site

Who this publication is for
For an individual beginning out in Android net app improvement who desires to construct feature-rich net apps which are optimized for the Android cellular platform. If you've acquired uncomplicated internet development skills, you'll locate the code samples and discussions during this publication will take your concepts to a totally varied point.

Table of Contents
1. Harnessing the facility of cellular Web
2. Twitter software: Who's That Tweet?
three. Twitter software: i admire Ham
four. making a cellular process and Structuring your Code
five. dealing with a number of monitor Resolutions with CSS 3
6. dealing with varied Browser systems
7. supplying a powerful consumer event with jQuery Mobile
eight. construction Visually wealthy web Applications
nine. HTML5 Location-Based Applications
10. utilizing Cloud Services: A shipping Application
eleven. Pushing the boundaries with Audio and Video
12. Ajax and severe person Interfaces
thirteen. Packaging Your purposes

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Introduction to JavaScript Object Notation: A To-the-Point by Lindsay Bassett

By Lindsay Bassett

What's JavaScript item Notation (JSON) and the way are you able to positioned it to paintings? This concise advisor is helping busy IT execs wake up and working speedy with this renowned information interchange structure, and offers a deep realizing of the way JSON works. writer Lindsay Bassett starts off with an summary of JSON syntax, facts varieties, formatting, and safety issues prior to exploring the various methods you could follow JSON today.

From internet APIs and server-side language libraries to NoSQL databases and client-side frameworks, JSON has emerged as a doable substitute to XML for changing information among diverse structures. when you have a few programming event and comprehend HTML and JavaScript, this can be your book.

Learn why JSON syntax represents information in name-value pairs
Explore JSON information kinds, together with item, string, quantity, and array
Find out how one can wrestle universal safety concerns
Learn how the JSON schema verifies that info is formatted correctly
Examine the connection among browsers, net APIs, and JSON
Understand how internet servers can either request and create data
Discover how jQuery and different client-side frameworks use JSON
Learn why the CouchDB NoSQL database makes use of JSON to shop information

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JavaScript Testing with Jasmine: JavaScript Behavior-Driven by Evan Hahn

By Evan Hahn

Get a concise advent to Jasmine, the preferred behavior-driven trying out framework for JavaScript. This sensible advisor indicates you ways to write down unit assessments with Jasmine that instantly money for insects on your program. when you've got JavaScript experience—with wisdom of a few complicated features—you’ll easy methods to write requisites for person parts, after which use these specifications to check the code you write.

Throughout the ebook, writer Evan Hahn focuses totally on equipment for checking out browser-based JavaScript functions, yet you’ll additionally become aware of how one can use Jasmine with CoffeeScript, Node.js, Ruby on Rails, and Ruby with no Rails. You won’t discover a extra in-depth resource for Jasmine anywhere.

  • Get an summary of either test-driven and behavior-driven development
  • Write priceless specifications by way of deciding on what you must test—and what you don’t
  • Test the habit of latest and latest code opposed to the specifications you create
  • Apply Jasmine matchers and observe the way to construct your own
  • Organize code suites into teams and subgroups as your code turns into extra complex
  • Use a Jasmine secret agent in preference to a functionality or an object—and study why it’s valuable

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ClojureScript: Up and Running: Functional Programming for by Stuart Sierra, Luke VanderHart

By Stuart Sierra, Luke VanderHart

How one can construct whole client-side purposes with ClojureScript, the Clojure language variation that compiles to optimized JavaScript. This hands-on advent exhibits you the way ClojureScript not just is analogous to JavaScript—without the flaws—but additionally helps the entire semantics of its guardian language. You’ll delve into ClojureScript’s immutable facts buildings, lazy sequences, first class features, macros, and aid for JavaScript libraries.

No prior event with Clojure or ClojureScript is important. If you’re accustomed to JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and the DOM, you’ll speedy realize that ClojureScript has a similar succeed in as JavaScript, yet with extra power.

* begin writing ClojureScript code with the Leiningen construct system
* learn the way the ClojureScript compiler works to supply optimized JavaScript
* Use JavaScript services and libraries at once from ClojureScript code
* discover services in Clojure’s series library resembling map, lessen, and filter
* Use macros to outline new keep an eye on constructions or embed domain-specific languages
* assemble manually or script your individual workflow with ClojureScript’s compiler tools
* combine ClojureScript with Clojure at the JVM to construct strong client-server functions

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JavaScript Complete with CDROM by Steven Holzner

By Steven Holzner

JavaScript is without doubt one of the most respected scripting languages on hand for net builders. JavaScript whole will fill the necessity of educating builders the best way to improve scripts that paintings seamlessly throughout Netscape's browser and Microsoft's browser.-- Covers all flavors of JavaScript: Netscape's JavaScript (they invented it) and Micosoft's JScript.-- writer is a best programmer and recognized within the programming community.-- whole reference -- a hundred% of what you would like -- now not an outline publication.

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JavaScript Robotics: Building NodeBots with Johnny-Five, by Rick Waldron

By Rick Waldron

JavaScript Robotics is at the upward push. Rick Waldron, the lead writer of this booklet and author of the Johnny-Five platform, is on the leading edge of this stream. Johnny-Five is an open resource JavaScript Arduino programming framework for robotics. This publication brings jointly fifteen leading edge programmers, each one making a certain Johnny-Five robotic step by step, and delivering suggestions and methods alongside the way in which. event with JavaScript is a prerequisite.

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Practical JavaScript, DOM Scripting and Ajax Projects by Frank Zammetti

By Frank Zammetti

This "learn through instance" publication bargains 10 whole JavaScript initiatives that would retailer net builders numerous hours of improvement time. those tasks can function samples to profit from and/or be tailored to be used in different initiatives. the ten tasks all deal with universal wishes in sleek net functions, together with a application library, a validation framework, a GUI widget framework, a dynamic occasion calendar program, a drag and drop buying cart, and extra! assurance info JavaScript most sensible practices, Ajax ideas, and a few of the most well-liked JavaScript libraries, resembling Prototype, Script.aculo.us, and the Yahoo YUI library.

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Visualforce Developer's Guide by Chamil Madusanka

By Chamil Madusanka

This can be a mini instructional advisor that discusses crucial and the main usually used technical points of Visualforce improvement, thereby making it an ideal significant other for Visualforce builders. This publication is for Visualforce builders who're searching for a pocket consultant that may get to the bottom of their most often confronted matters.

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YUI 3 Cookbook by Evan Goer

By Evan Goer

Solve a variety of difficulties on your net software fast and successfully with the Yahoo! consumer Interface Library (YUI). With this definitive, getting-started advisor to model three of the preferred open resource JavaScript library, you’ll find out how to tackle some of the commonest and difficult difficulties that net improvement presents.

YUI three Cookbook introduces particular implementation styles within the library, demonstrating granular options for every little thing from uncomplicated web page results to stylish net apps. skilled clients will how you can create modules that load on call for; generate appealing documentation; and write strong and versatile Widgets, versions, and Views.

  • Build YUI purposes wherever, from computer browsers to touch-enabled cell phones and backend Node.js environments
  • Learn how YUI scales along with your code base, holding it modular and arranged
  • Apply animations, drag-and-drop, and different absolutely cross-browser UI results with quite a few strains of code
  • Understand YUI-powered DOM scripting, occasion administration, and knowledge delivery
  • Debug, profile, and unit attempt your JavaScript software
  • Get a technical advent to YUI, together with module structure, sandboxing, and part loading
  • Build customized modules with YUI and post them to the YUI Gallery

"I used to be stunned to determine how a lot i did not recognize until eventually studying this booklet. There rather isn't really a greater source for studying or updating your YUI skills."
- Nicholas C. Zakas, writer and YUI Contributor

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