This course will teach you how to easily develop hybrid mobile applications for Android and iOS using NativeScript by Telerik. We'll look at what is necessary to configure NativeScript on your Windows, Linux or Macintosh computer and develop visually pleasing applications with minimal amounts of code and design skills necessary.
Students will know more about the instructor and his background on developing mobile Android and iOS applications with NativeScript.
Students will learn how to take their project and build a version of it for Android as well as iOS (provided they are using a Mac).
Learn how to design NativeScript application views (screens) using XML layouts and various components that are cross compatible between Android and iOS.
Style XML components such as, but not limited to, buttons and text fields using a subset of CSS for each view in an application.
Students will learn how to add list items to the NativeScript list view component.
Students will learn how to create and navigate to multiple UX views in an efficient manner that will encourage maintainable NativeScript development.
Students will learn how to save and load data in a NativeScript application. Data is persisted and survives more than just the application session.
Students will learn how to use native device features, more specifically, the device camera in this lecture. It will show students that they have access to all the capabilities of the device.
Students will know how to take their knowledge on RESTful requests and apply it towards a real API. In this case, students will learn how to shrink URLs with the TinyURL API.
Students will learn how to validate saved website URLs and then launch them in the device web browser.
Students will learn how to configure one of the Google APIs, in particular the Google URL Shortener API.
Students will learn how to alter their project to support the Google URL Shortener instead of TinyURL for shortening their URLs.
Hear closing thoughts on the NativeScript 101 course and obtain all source code for the TinyURL project.
Nic Raboy is an application developer who has released several mobile applications to both iTunes and Google Play and is a part of several major projects. He is a polyglot programmer that is proficient in Node, Java, Ionic Framework, AngularJS, NoSQL, and Android.
The applications he has released to iTunes and Google Play were developed using either native code or hybrid technologies like Ionic Framework making him qualified to share his experiences to other developers.