Single Page Applications with jQuery or AngularJS

​Devs, want to translate your MVC .NET skills to the web platform? Take advantage of jQuery and AngularJS to dynamically update HTML5-based apps, and learn how AJAX works for asynchronous calls. Simplify the development process by separating the model, view, and controller for your web apps, enabling your content to work within a browser and within Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 apps.

Join popular presenters Stacey Mulcahy and Dave Voyles, in our third Web Wednesdays event, for an exploration of single page apps and a look at Visual Studio and Internet Explorer tools to add structure to your projects. See in-depth demos on debugging, and learn how to deploy your apps to Azure. Get the real-world examples you need to get started in jQuery and AngularJS. Don't miss it!

Course Outline:

  • Understanding Single Page Apps​
  • Using jQuery to Make a SPA
  • Debugging and Testing
  • Understanding Frameworks
  • Introduction to AngularJS
  • Using ​AngularJS to Create a SPA
  • Deploying to Azure
Instructor Team
Stacey Mulcahy | Microsoft Technology Evangelist
Stacey Mulcahy is a developer, writer, tinkerer, speaker, and teacher, in addition to being a Microsoft Technology Evangelist. She has spoken at more than 45 events all over the world, including FITC in Toronto. Stacey has been published in Slate and Huffington Post and has contributed to several O'Reilly publications as a technical editor. She teaches in academic programs and industry workshops, and she regularly hosts technology webcasts.
​Dave Voyles | Microsoft Senior Technical Evangelist | @davevoyles

Dave Voyles is a Microsoft Senior Technical Evangelist who writes games, writes about games, and writes about how to write games! His goal is to build communities around writing the best games and applications possible and around providing the tools and knowledge to do so. Dave was formerly a Senior Software Engineer on the Product Dev team at Comcast, where he worked on Xbox One, Xbox 360, Windows 8, SmartGlass, and various web solutions.

Dave is one of the Co-Coordinators of the Xbox Live Indie Games Uprising events, which showcase outstanding Xbox titles and promote overall awareness. He is also Managing Editor at the Armless Octopus blog, which covers indie games.

Live Event Details
October 8, 2014
9:00am–5:00pm PDT
What: Fast-paced live virtual session
Cost: Free
Audience: Web developers interested in AngularJS
Prerequisites:

Familiarity with JavaScript and jQuery