Past Meetup

Sept Meetup

This Meetup is past

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Details

Please join us for the September JS Monthly meetup.

6:30 beers, pizza and introductions

7:00 two 30 minutes talks (details will follow)

8:00 the usual post meetup pint (at the local pub).

Talk 1 - Introduction to NativeScript (by Sebastian Witalec)

NativeScript is an OpenSource framework that lets you use JavaScript to build native mobile applications utilizing platform specific, native API calls. It supports iOS, Android, and soon Windows Universal. In this talk, you will learn how to build a native mobile app using NativeScript.

If you want to learn more about NativeScript check these links:

• NativeScript page ( http://www.telerik.com/nativescript )

• How {N} works ( http://developer.telerik.com/featured/nativescript-works/ )

Talk 2 - Future Tech Now, With JavaScript (by Peter O'Shaughnessy)

Atwood's Law states that "any application that can be written in JavaScript, will eventually be written in JavaScript". Some of the things that can be written in JavaScript now might surprise you. Let's explore how we can use the latest Web APIs to explore upcoming technologies such as Virtual Reality, gestural interfaces and wearables.