Absolute App Inventor 2 is a comprehensive guide to the world of mobile application development using App Inventor 2. App Inventor 2 is a free, open-source platform that allows users to create mobile applications for Android devices without any prior programming knowledge.
The book is written by expert author, Liz Looney, who has been part of the App Inventor team at Google since its inception. The book is designed to help both beginners and experienced developers alike, providing step-by-step guidance on how to use App Inventor 2 to create powerful and engaging mobile applications.
The book starts with an introduction to App Inventor 2 and its user interface. It then moves on to cover the basics of programming concepts, such as variables, loops, and decision-making structures, providing clear explanations and examples to help readers understand these concepts easily.
Once the fundamentals are covered, the book dives deeper into more advanced topics, such as designing user interfaces, working with databases, and integrating with web services. The author provides practical examples and exercises throughout the book, allowing readers to apply what they have learned and build their own mobile applications.
One of the standout features of Absolute App Inventor 2 is its emphasis on building real-world applications. The book includes a variety of projects that readers can work on, such as a weather app, a quiz game, and a location-based app. These projects are designed to showcase different aspects of mobile application development, from basic user interface design to more complex features such as GPS integration and database management.
Overall, Absolute App Inventor 2 is an essential resource for anyone looking to get started with mobile application development using App Inventor 2. With its clear explanations, practical examples, and real-world projects, this book provides readers with a solid foundation in mobile app development that they can build on for years to come. Whether you’re a complete beginner or an experienced developer looking to expand your skills, this book is sure to be an invaluable resource.