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jQuery Mobile promises to simplify mobile web and application development the way jQuery simplified traditional web development. With the recipes in this cookbook, youll learn the best ways to create effective sites and applications for a variety of devices with jQuery Mobiles many tools.

Led by a powerful team of experts, youll discover how to build sites that work like mobile applications, use PhoneGap and other tools to create native mobile apps, and develop “mobile first” sites that also work well in desktop browsers.

  • Explore the architecture of a jQuery mobile site and the implications for site structure
  • Learn a variety of approaches for creating clear, consistent navigation
  • Take a journey through the world of device and browser variations
  • Optimize JavaScript code for maximum performance in constrained mobile environments
  • Build offline web apps and packaged apps for a variety of devices
  • Apply HTML5 technologies such as geolocation and local storage to common application needs

About the Author

Mike Hostetler is an inventor, entrepreneur, programmer and proud father. Having worked with web technologies since the mid 1990s, Mike has had extensive experience developing web applications with PHP and JavaScript. Currently, Mike works as the CEO of appendTo, LLC, the jQuery Company, based in Denver, Colorado. Heavily involved in Open Source, Mike is a member of the jQuery Core team, leads the QCubed PHP5 Framework project, and participates in the Drupal project. When not in front of a computer, Mike enjoys hiking, fly-fishing, snowboarding and spending time with his family.

Product Details

O'Reilly Media
CSS3;HTML5;UI;effects;javascript;jqeury;mobile development;web browsers
Hostetler, Mike
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Trade Paper
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9.19 x 7 in

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Computer Languages » Javascript
Computers and Internet » Internet » Application Development
Computers and Internet » Internet » Web » Web Programming

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