Turn a Web Page into Android App – Sell on Google Play

You can sell your web page as an app on Google Play. This brief tutorial concentrates on the hard parts. I list the command to generate the keys, and include a ready made config.xml. You can just publish your app. … Continue reading

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Aikataulu – Mobiilituotekehitys bus4tn008-6 – syksyllä 2016

Keksi ja koodaa oma Android-ohjelma. JavaScriptilla. Julkaise Google Playssa. Aiemmilla kursseilla menestyivät Cordovalla toteutetut Laurin Times Table Grid Game (yli 50 000 asennusta), Villen Hirsipuu Suomi (yli 10 000 asennusta)  ja Elmon SuomiSanakirja (yli 10 000 asennusta). Jos voitat Laurin … Continue reading

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Android Map with GPS Location – Using Cordova, OpenStreetMap and Leaflet.js

A Free Android map that centers on your GPS position. This is a programming example. It combines Cordova geolocation API, OpenStreetMap.org API and Leaflet.js map library. I have explained each of these technologies in separate articles.

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GPS GeoLocation in Cordova and Android – add permissions to Android manifest

Where in the world is your cell phone? With Cordova, you can write your app in JavaScript, build an Android apk and sell it on Google Play. This article shows you how to use GeoLocation (GPS) from Javascript. We show … Continue reading

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Hello Cordova – Develop Android Apps on Ubuntu Linux

Write Android Apps in HTML5 and JavaScript. Cordova allows access to hardware (GPS, accelerometer…) and packaging for Google Play.

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12 000 Installs for Student Android Game

My student Ville Valta wrote a hangman game – and got 12 000 installs on Google Play. It’s in Finnish, Hirsipuu Suomi. But I like his Upstream Challenge even better. If you want to learn our weird language, Elmo’s SuomiSanakirja … Continue reading

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Processing.js Graphics in PhoneGap/Cordova – Example for Android

Create simple graphics and animations with Processing.js. You can publish your games and graphics as Android Apps with Cordova. Cordova (aka PhoneGap) allows you to write Android and IOS apps with HTML5 and Javascript.

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Memory Game in Whole Helsinki

Play memory game – using the whole Helsinki as a map! My students Panu Koskela and Henry Kokko submitted their game to Apps4Finland. Competition entry on Apps4Finland Youtube video Free Android Download on Google Play

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Aikataulu – Mobiilituotekehitys bus4tn008-2

Tällä hetkellä kurssin latauskuningas on Ville Valta, yli 12 000 latausta eli suunnilleen Lieksan asukasluku. Mutta kuka voittaa hopeamitalin? Kurssilla opit tekemään kännykkäohjelmia PhoneGapilla (html5+javascript). Pääset myymään ohjelmaasi maailmanlaajuisesti Google Play:ssa. w43 Hello Cordova World! (w44 ei lähiopetusta TIP valintakokeen takia) … Continue reading

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Hello PhoneGap – from xUbuntu 12.04 Live CD

Install PhoneGap development environment and emulator from scratch. Start writing Android applications with Javascript and HTML. Guru version Hello Android $ sudo apt-get -y install ia32-libs eclipse Eclipse: Help: Install New Software. https://dl-ssl.google.com/android/eclipse/. Install Android 2.2. New Android Virtual Device? … Continue reading

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