Chapter 14. Making a maps client

In this chapter

  • Exploring a real-life example of a reactive app
  • Handling dragging state in Rx event streams
  • Expanding Rx chains as the app grows

Maps example

Maps have become more and more prominent in modern applications. Although it’s uncommon to have to write your own, you’ll go through building a simple maps client as an exercise. After completing the chapter, you’ll understand more of the internal workings of any maps application—or have a basis to fulfill you own custom maps use case.

If you aren’t familiar with the way maps work, don’t worry; on the way you’ll learn everything necessary. A bit of mathematics ...

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