Getting ready for this workshop is pretty easy. In order to make the most of our short time together it is best to install everything before the class. Luckily we don’t need too much to develop Angular apps. First we will need a browser. I highly recommend using Google’s Chrome since that is what I […]Read more "Mastering AngularJS Directives Pre-Workshop Notes"
Can you build a complete web app in CodePen? You can with AngularJS + Firebase/AngularFire. I will leave this contacts app up and public for a few weeks so you can check it out. This was a demo for my AngularJS weekend class. It is amazing how much you can build in so few lines […]Read more "CodePen + AngularJS + Firebase = A Complete Demo App in the Cloud"
This is the second article in this series. The first post, Android Twitter API 1.1 App, should be read first. As stated in the first article, you will need your own consumer key and secret. These are available from dev.twitter.com for free. The app described in the article will not work without the key and […]Read more "Android Twitter Search API 1.1 App"
Part 2 of this series is at: jQuery Deferred Object – Creating Your Own Here’s your scenario: you are creating the splash page for an HTML5 mobile game. While you are loading resources, you display a wait spinner and a text message. This all works well except for when people have really fast internet connections – […]Read more "jQuery Deferred Object – Your New Best Friend"
Download the Source Code from GitHub (Added 28 June 2013)Due to issues with Ripple we are no longer using it in the class. We will be working straight from the browser, but you may want to install the Window Resize extension.The days are rapidly approaching. Here are all the steps necessary to prepare your development […]Read more "jQuery Mobile Jump Start Pre-Class Preparation"
Now updated to jQuery Mobile version 1.3.1 and jQuery version 2.0.3.One the tougher things to deal with in mobile development is the lack of screen real estate. Every mobile device, even those with the biggest screens could use some more screen space. The Slide PanelThe Slide Panel’s paradigm is simple. A small bit of the UI, […]Read more "Slide Panel – A jQuery (Mobile) Plugin"