free (now requires paid TechJobsLA ticket) mobile workshops help professionals learn about mobile design and development. Our first workshop will be a set of introductory overview for both beginners and intermediate designers and developers. Sub-sequent workshops in the future will be hands-on deep dives including thorough Q&A sessions for intermediate to advanced professionals. Update: that the first two classes will run con-currently because we have to classrooms at our new venue Cross Campus.
People say ‘mobile’ without really knowing or considering exactly what that means. We’ll discuss everything from the characteristics of the different devices to the most frequently used screen resolutions. Learn about the pros and cons of building for mobile on the web versus building native apps. We will also point you to common tools and frameworks for getting started, including appmobi, phone gap, responsive design, and jQuery mobile.