Integrating Parse into an Android Chat app template

Our complete guide to setting up a Parse backend and integrating it into an Android Chat app template.
Rating: 3.7 out of 5 (158 ratings)
19,372 students
Integrating Parse into an Android Chat app template
Rating: 3.7 out of 5 (158 ratings)
19,372 students
By the end of the course you'll be able to add a simple Parse backend to your Android Chat app.

Requirements

  • Download the attached Android Chatt app template (free)
  • Eclipse ADT from Google (download free)
Description

Welcome to the MyAppTemplates complete guide to setting up a Parse backend and integrating it into an Android Chat app template, similar to What's App or Viber.

This is a short 7 lesson overview course, for beginner-intermediate developers with some experience with Java programming and Eclipse IDE.

Each lesson is between 5-15 minutes long, starting with an overview of Parse and the existing code on the Android Chat template provided. It's not a 'start-from-scratch' course, it is for people who have an app template already (we provide a free one!) and who would like to add a simple backend API to it.

In the course we'll be setting up a free Parse account, creating the backend classes for our Chat app in Parse, and then integrating the Parse API into our Android Eclipse app template.

It's 7 short lessons, and at the end you should have a simple Android Chat app up and running.

Who this course is for:
  • Beginner-Intermediate developers (Java development experience suggested)
Curriculum
4 sections • 7 lectures • 1h 8m total length
  • Introduction: Our app template, and setting up Parse
  • App Project overview in Eclipse
  • Creating the Chatt App Layouts
  • Explaining the Android app code Part 1
  • Explaining the Android app code Part 2
  • Implementing & Integrating the Parse Backend
  • Testing and Running the app

Instructor
The finest iPhone & Android app templates on the web.
My App Templates
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We create the finest iPhone & Android app templates on the web. We get a lot of questions around app development, API integration, and customisation of our app templates, we decided we would start adding some course on app development and customisation. And what better place to do it than Udemy?

Our team of mobile visual designers put together beautiful, platform ready designs. We put a lot of thought into super useable UX, and often take inspiration from the best apps available in the App Store and Play Store. Our templates are then coded by our dev team. Think of the templates as the app skeleton on which you can build you app’s ‘body’. So our aim is to upload helpful courses that help you develop an app template into a finished app!