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Learn Flutter and Dart to Build iOS and Android Apps [Video]


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  • student All Levels
  • database video
  • earth English
  • clock 24h 23m

About

A complete guide to the Flutter SDK and Flutter framework to build native iOS and Android apps

Covered topics:

  • Find detailed setup instructions for both macOS and Windows
  • A thorough introduction to Flutter^ Dart^ and the concept behind widgets
  • An overview of built-in widgets and how you may add your own ones
  • Get debugging tips and tricks
  • Page navigation with tabs^ side drawers^ and stack-based navigation
  • State management solutions
  • Handle and validate user input
  • Connecting your Flutter app to back-end servers by sending Http requests
  • User authentication
  • Add Google Maps
  • Use native device features such as the camera
  • Add beautiful animations and page transitions
  • See how to publish your app to the app stores

Description

You don t need to learn Android/ Java and iOS/ Swift to build real native mobile apps! Flutter—a framework developed by Google—allows you to learn one language (Dart) and build beautiful native mobile apps in no time. Flutter is a SDK that provides the tooling to compile Dart code into native code^ and it also gives you a rich set of pre-built and pre-styled UI elements (so called widgets) you can use to compose your user interfaces. Flutter is trending^ and gets used for major Google apps such as Adwords. It s now marked as ready for production so now is the time to jump in and learn it! This course will teach you Flutter and Dart from scratch. With Flutter^ you ll be able to write code only once and ship your apps both to the Apple AppStore and Google Play. Use Google s Material Design to build beautiful yet fully customizable apps in no time with almost zero effort. You can use the rich widget suite Flutter provides to add common UI elements such as buttons^ switches^ forms^ toolbars^ lists^ and more—or simply build your own widgets—Flutter makes that a breeze too. You re interested in building real native mobile apps for the two most popular mobile platforms - iOS and Android. You want to explore the full set of features Flutter offers. Don t want to spend hours learning two completely different languages All the code and supporting files for this course are available at:  You ll learn Flutter not only in theory but we ll build a complete^ realistic app throughout this course. This app will feature both all the core basics as well as advanced features such as how to use Google Maps^ the device camera^ animations^ and more!