O'Reilly logo

Beginning Hybrid Mobile Application Development by Mahesh Panhale

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

CHAPTER 8

image

Using Device Features in HMAD

The objectives of this chapter are to

  • Learn how to use device features
  • Work with an SD card
  • Use camera through plug-ins
  • Use the HTML5 Geolocation service
  • Learn to create, sync, and update applications

Devices come in various sizes, with various features, and at various prices. This chapter deals with some common device features. Let’s start with tracking a geolocation.

Geolocation Services

Many mobile applications (which may or may not be hybrid) can track the location of the user; popular examples include Zomato, Foursquare, and Uber. Applications like Zomato use location as a major input.

Hybrid applications ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required