good one, we have 100 people RSVP'd for the event. With ever growing interest for Android apps
and development, this should be one not to miss.
Morgan Bickle of CTO of Kinvey
will be doing a "lab" style meetup which will consist of a detailed walk
through of building a game, and help you take your own understanding of Android to the next level.
Bring your laptops, and get ready to get your hand dirty, building, and deploying Android Code!
Learn from an Android technician and coder: Morgan Bickle, CTO of Kinvey.
On any given day you'll find Morgan programming mobile SDK's, building backend API's, and discussing
the future of of web and mobile technology. As part of the core founding team at Kinvey, he owns Kinvey's
technology vision. Prior to Kinvey, he wrote enterprise software for a decade. He held various technology
roles at AMD, where he gained a wealth of of experience designing and deploying application server
infrastructure around the world.
What you will need for the event:
-Eclipse IDE already installed
For the sake of time we are asking you to have Java (see YouTube Video), the Android SDK
, and Eclipse
(Eclipse Classic) already installed on your computer. This should take you about a good 20-25 minutes. I have included a couple of videos to walk you through this.
The event will be taking place at hack/reduce
Boston's Big Data hacker space.
275 3rd Street
From MBTA- the Kendal/MIT stop is the closest T stop.
Walking from Kendal/MIT stop- walk towards the bridge, you will see a small rotary, cross Broadway, CIC will be
on the right, walk up 3rd passing Voltage Cafe, the cross Street will be Binney Street, hack/reduce will be on the
left hand side. (Its a good 15 minute walk)
Driving/Parking- there is metered parking right outside of hack/reduce, wich is free after 6pm.. There is also a
parking garage across the street.
*Note: give yourself extra time if your coming here for the first time, in the event you have trouble finding the place.
Looking forward to seeing everyone tonight.