Beginning Building Mobile Application Development in the by Richard Rodger

By Richard Rodger

The best way to construct apps for cellular units on Cloud systems the market for apps is ever increasing, expanding the aptitude to earn a living. With this consultant, you will how you can construct cross-platform purposes for cellular units which are supported by means of the ability of Cloud-based companies resembling Amazon internet prone. An advent to Cloud-based purposes explains how you can use HTML5 to create cross-platform cellular apps after which use Cloud prone to augment these apps. you will the best way to construct your first app with HTML5 and set it up within the Cloud, whereas additionally learning find out how to use jQuery on your advantage.Highlights the talents and information you must create winning apps for cellular units with HTML5Takes you thru the stairs for development net functions for the iPhone and AndroidDetails the right way to increase your app via speedier launching, contact vs. click on, garage features, and a cacheLooks at how top to exploit JSON, FourSquare, jQuery, AJAX, and moreShares suggestions for developing hybrid apps that run nativelyIf you are attracted to having your software be one of many 200,000+ apps featured within the iPhone shop or the 50,000+ within the Android shop, you then want this e-book.

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No vendor is powerful enough to control the web. 9/26/11 10:40:31 AM 6 ❘ CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCING CLOUD-BASED MOBILE APPS ➤ Easy to learn — You already have a good knowledge of web languages, so you can start building apps right away just by learning to deal with the particularities of mobile web app development. You do not need to invest any time in learning a new language such as Objective-C, which has limited use outside its own ecosystem. ➤ JavaScript — One important reason to build apps with HTML5 is that you will use JavaScript as your development language.

1 or higher, including any of the Android tablets that are competing with the iPad. It’s important to understand the types of apps that can run on mobile devices: ➤ Mobile web apps — These apps are really just websites, designed to function in an app-like way. They run in a web browser on a device. ➤ Purely native apps — These apps are written in a device-specific language, using a device-specific programming interface: Objective-C for iPhone apps or Java for Android apps. Native apps can access all the capabilities of the device and can take many forms, from simple utility apps to advanced 3-D games.

How It Works This HTML fi le introduces some of the boilerplate code that you will use throughout this book to defi ne the user interface for your HTML5 mobile apps. DOCTYPE html> Using this document type declaration is the standard way to start an HTML5 web page. Next, you open the HTML fi le in the usual way, with the standard html and head tags. indd 23 9/26/11 10:40:59 AM 24 ❘ CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCING CLOUD-BASED MOBILE APPS The mobile device’s browser uses the viewport metatag to scale the page.

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