Park It is a nice starting point for an app but it has some obvious shortcomings. In this video, Tom Duffy discusses some of the ways you might consider improving Park It.
- [Instructor] There are some obvious places…where Park It could be improved.…In fact, the app developed in the course…should only be considered a starting point…for a more robust app.…The first place to look for improvements…is in the graphics assets.…At this point, Park It doesn't have any graphics assets.…Cordova will supply assets for you,…but they will be the default Cordova logo and icons.…Almost certainly, that's not what you want.…The good news is, that you can use config.xml…to specify the icons for your project.…While this is really cool, it won't alleviate…the tedious and resource intensive process…of creating the needed icons.…
If you've ever created Android or iOS apps,…you know how many files are needed.…See the Cordova documentation to learn…how to use config.xml with regards to app icons.…The second place to look for improvements…is also a graphics asset.…The default Cordova build uses the Cordova splash screen.…Again, that's probably not what you want.…More good news, there's a splash screen plug in.…
- Understanding Cordova's value proposition
- Installing the Cordova CLI
- Accessing mobile device capabilities, including geolocation and data storage
- Using Android Studio and Xcode in conjunction with Cordova
- Creating platform-specific stylings to match native interfaces
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1. Cordova's Value Proposition
What is Cordova?2m 21s
2. Creating the Web App
3. Installing and Using Cordova
4. Using Cordova with Platform Tools
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