Palm OS Web Application Developers Guide: Including PQA and Web Clipping

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With an 80% hand-held device market-share, the Palm Organizer is the platform of choice for Mobile Internet application developers.

With its decision to license the Palm OS to rival device manufacturers such as Sony, Motorola, and Handspring, Palm has further strengthened its claim as the industry standard for Mobile Computing architecture.

Palm OS Web Application Developers Guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to migrate existing HTML to the Palm platform. The book will be useful for webmasters looking to convert current web pages. It is also ideal for C and Java programmers interested in building more dynamic applications from the ground up.
  • A timely release: With 8 million devices in use, thousands of developers are moving into this lucrative market
  • Topic appeals to many segments of the market, including application developers, Internet Service Providers, and HTML proficient power-users
  • Covers Web Clipping which has the power to convert existing HTML to the PQA format
  • Focuses on the key challenges of creating web pages for a small viewing area in black and white
 

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Contents

Chapter 2 Building a Simple Web Clipping Application
17
Chapter 3 Building WCAs Using HTML
41
Chapter 4 Using Images in Web Clipping Applications
73
Chapter 5 Interacting with Forms
107
Chapter 6 Optimizing WCAs for Palm OS Devices
157
Chapter 7 Debugging Web Clipping Applications
195
Chapter 8 Identifying Users and Sessions
223
Chapter 9 Locating Mobile Users
263
Chapter 10 Integrating Web Clipping with Palm OS Applications
303
Chapter 11 Using the Internet Library in Palm OS Applications
369
Appendix Palm OS Web Applications Fast Track
469
Index
489
Related Titles
530
Copyright

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