Joshua Marinacci

Creating Mobile Apps with GWT and PhoneGap

Date: This event took place live on January 26 2012

Presented by: Joshua Marinacci

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

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Not all mobile devices support Java but with GWT and PhoneGap you can code in Java and compile to native apps on virtually any smartphone platform. This webcast presentation will introduce you to the basics of building some apps.

About Joshua Marinacci

Joshua Marinacci first tried Java in 1995 at the request of his favorite TA and never looked back. He has spent the last ten years writing Java user interfaces for wireless, web, and desktop platforms. After tiring of web programming with several large companies in the Atlanta area he joined Sun to work on Java user interfaces full-time, first on the Swing team, then NetBeans, and now on the JavaFX tools team. Joshua recently co-authored O'Reilly's Swing Hacks with Chris Adamson. He also contributes to SwingLabs and writes regularly for Joshua holds a BS in Computer Science from Georgia Tech and recently moved to Eugene, Oregon to be with his new wife.