Beginning jQuery Mobile

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Native apps have distinct advantages, but the future belongs to mobile web apps that function on a broad range of smartphones and tablets. In this beginning session, you will learn to migrate your current desktop web skills to mobile. Find out what jQuery Mobile is and how to use it to create fast and feature rich mobile applications.

Speaker

Troy Miles (@therockncoder (http://twitter.com/therockncoder))

A designer and developer of software since 1979, Troy began his career writing games in assembly and C. Since then he has written code in C++, C#, Objective-C, Java, JavaScript and even a smidgen of Python. Along the way, some of his titles have won awards, he became a Microsoft Certified Solution Developer, and in 2012, he won a developer challenge at a local Microsoft Windows Phone Unleashed event.

His passion since 2007 has been mobile and mobile web development. In 2011, he joined the mobile development team at Kelley Blue Book. His small team is responsible for the KBB.com application for iPhone, Android, and Windows Phone 7 and the mobile versions of KBB.com. Troy also spends time talking to developer groups and maintaining his blog, The Rock n Coder (http://therockncoder.blogspot.com/). Find him on LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/pub/troy-miles/1/632/751)

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