Getting Acquainted with PhoneGap

I was asked to speak about PhoneGap to the National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW). Here are the slides from this event (recording is NAGW-only): Getting Acquainted with PhoneGap from Joseph Labrecque An overview of developing mobile applications with HTML, CSS and JavaScript using PhoneGap, node.js, Brackets and related tools.

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Getting Started with Starling and Feathers

Getting Started with Starling and Feathers from Joseph Labrecque I recently presented on this topic for the Hawaii Flash Adobe User Group. Slides are above – recording is below! In this presentation, Joseph Labrecque shows you how to use the Feathers and Starling user interface frameworks along with Stage3D to build out mobile applications with Adobe AIR. We’ll cover the history of Stage3D and Starling, see how to get both Starling and Feathers libraries integrated within a Flash Builder project, configure the Starling stage, and instantiate Feathers components within Starling classes to provide functional user interface elements within both games

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Free Starling and Feathers Tutorial Videos

These tutorials are single movies from Building a Mobile App with Feathers and Starling by lynda.com author Joseph Labrecque. The complete course is 2 hours and 1 minute and shows how to use the Feathers and Starling user interface frameworks along with Stage3D to build out mobile applications with Adobe AIR. Feathers and Starling tutorial: What we will build | lynda.com This tutorial demonstrates the sample sketching application from the course Building a Mobile App with Feathers and Starling, on lynda.com. Also listed are prerequisites for the course, including familiarity with JavaScript and external frameworks. Watch more at http://www.lynda.com/Feathers-tutorials… Feathers

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Building a Mobile App with Feathers and Starling [Lynda.com]

Very pleased to see my new course with Lynda.com, “Building a Mobile App with Feathers and Starling“, published to the online training library. There are a number of free sample videos from the course that anyone can access – and subscribers can complete the entire course from start to finish. If you are looking to get into mobile app development – or even just get up to speed with Flash Stage3D through Starling and Feathers… this is a solid introduction to these topics. Building a Mobile App with Feathers and Starling with: Joseph Labrecque Course Description: In this course, author

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Mobile App Tool with Brackets and TopCoat

I came across this new tool from Intel this morning: Intel XDK. I remember looking at this a while back in it’s previous incarnation but it wasn’t as appealing at the time. It didn’t offer much over other IDEs and the relience upon a login with Intel was off-putting. Since that time… and after the pain involved in teaching a course on PhoneGap – I’ve been looking for a solid tool I can recommend to my students which integrates a lot of the steps and tooling involved in mobile app development using PhoneGap. I want something you can code in,

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