27 August 2012
Corona Geek Hangout – Episode 2 – OS Version Support, Custom Map Apps, and Widgets API
We successfully recorded another weekly Corona Geek On Air show. This week we included an app review and we talked about how to create a map app using Story Boards. See the show notes below for a full list of topics and resources that were discussed during the show.
Don’t forget to join us next Monday at 2pm CST for Episode 3 and be sure to add us to your #CoronaSDK circle on Google+.
Thanks for watching,
+ Brian Burton – Author of Mobile App Development with Corona: Getting Started
+ Toff Ward – Developer / Geek / Gnome Hunter
+ Charles McKeever – Developer / Gamer / Runner
If you are new to the conversation, the Corona SDK is a cross platform mobile development tool kit that makes it easy for developers to create native applications for Android and iOS devices as well as for Kindle, and Nook. You can find out more about the Corona SDK at http://www.CoronaLabs.com.
In this episode of the Corona Geek On Air we covered:
Daily Build 2012.882 through 2012.883 addresses Mac Simulator workaround for intermittent relaunch crash.
Corona Labs may start supporting fewer OS versions
How would I create a custom map app like Skyrim?
CORONA BLOG HIGHTLIGHTS
Guided Tour of Corona’s API Reference
Little Generals by Smarter Apps
- Apple Versus Samsung verdict
- Google’s Nexus 7 versus Kindle Fire
- iPad Mini coming soon
Widget API – TableView()