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Building a simple weather app in PhoneGap

PhoneGap is a development framework by Adobe that radically simplifies the barriers to entry for creating mobile apps, allowing you to move fast, break things, and learn a little in the process.  We can use HTML/CSS to designate the content, layout and style (animations) of the app, while using Javascript for the logic and data handling. […]


Building a weather app with PhoneGap pt2

[haven’t caught part 1 yet? do so here] With the Cordova project built and the StartBootstrap template in place, we are ready to turn this bland webpage into a visually-appealing dashboard. This post will focus mainly on Javascript, depicting the implementation details of: 1.) the RESTful API request to OpenWeatherMap 2.) the business logic allowing that API […]