Mobile Web Development
With the rapid growth in usage of the mobile devices to access the web, it is important that website content we produce can be consumed across desktop and mobile browsers. But, building mobile-optimized websites for is distinct from building experiences for desktop computers. This session will give you the tips you need to start developing mobile versions of your website and applications.
Jeff Boulay - will show us how to develop mobile websites and apps using jQuery Mobile, an open source jQuery framework for building interactive experiences in mobile browsers and apps.
Jeff will also discuss ThemeRoller for Mobile to make it easy to drag and drop colors and download a custom theme. Which leverage CSS3 properties without bloating your code.
Jeff Boulay is Director of Interactive Design at Neoscape.
6:30 - 7:00 introductions, project updates
7:00 - 7:30 speaker
7:30 - 8:00 food and drinks
8:00 - 9:30 hackfest
Drinks, snacks and pizza will be provided after the presentation. Followed by a hackfest.
LOCATION: DogPatch | 1 Cambridge Center, 6th floor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mid-Cambridge, MA 02142
Come and hangout with other Android enthusiasts, all skill levels welcome. Just getting started and need help setting up your environment? Come by and we can help you out! Trying to start writing an app and need some advice, that's cool too. Just want to come and chat with other people about mobile development. Perfect!
Normally 20-30 people show up. We will be hanging out for 2-3 hours or so. I will be working on a project and if anyone wants a simple project to help out on, I'll be happy to get you started. Bring your laptops and let's hack!
SPONSORSHIP: We are currently looking for sponsors for our April and future events. If you are interested in sponsoring feel free to send us a message or contact any of the organizers.