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PhoneGap Beginners Guide (third edition)

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PhoneGap Beginners Guide (third edition)

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (22 chapters)
PhoneGap Beginner's Guide Third Edition
About the Authors
About the Reviewers
Related Plugin Resources

What's in the app?

The demo app that we are going to create will showcase all the features of the PhoneGap/Cordova APIs. The app will list all sections in a sliding menu and the user can choose which API they are interested in. The demo app is available in the Google Play Store at


For the benefit of everyone, the complete project source is available in the GitHub repository. Readers can view or download the entire source from Happy learning!

Libraries used

We are going to use the following libraries in our demo app. We will find out why we are using each of these libraries in our demo.

Twitter Bootstrap

Bootstrap is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JS framework for developing responsive projects on the web. Bootstrap will be our primary UI framework of the project.

It can be downloaded from


jQuery is a JavaScript framework that has changed the...