Videos

Using Modal Dialogs In A NativeScript Angular Mobile Application

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy shows how to use modal dialogs within a NativeScript Angular application for Android and iOS.

Automatically Setting Your Profile Picture In A NativeScript Angular App

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy shows how to use the Gravatar to automatically load profile pictures based on email address.

Working with Shared Providers in a NativeScript Angular 2 App

by Nic Raboy

Learn how to use Angular 2 shared providers with SQLite in a NativeScript mobile app.

Animating UI Components with Angular in a NativeScript Application

by Nic Raboy

Learn how to animate UI components using the Angular 2 animation component instead of CSS keyframes.

Use A Pre-Populated SQLite Database With NativeScript And Angular 2

by Nic Raboy

Learn how to ship a NativeScript application built using Angular 2 with a pre-populated SQLite database.

Animating UI Components with CSS in a NativeScript Angular 2 Application

by Nic Raboy

Learn how to animate UI components using CSS keyframes in a NativeScript Angular 2 application to improve user experience.

Use SQLite in a NativeScript Angular 2 Mobile App

by Nic Raboy

Learn how to use a SQLite database to store your data in a NativeScript app built with Angular 2.

Passing Complex Data Through The Angular 2 Router With NativeScript

by Nic Raboy

Learn how to pass data more complex than URL parameter strings between pages of a NativeScript Angular 2 app.

Theming a NativeScript Angular 2 Mobile Application

by Nic Raboy

Learn how to apply an attractive CSS theme to your NativeScript application that uses Angular 2.

Navigating A NativeScript App With The Angular 2 Router

by Nic Raboy

Learn how to navigate in an Angular 2 NativeScript app with the latest, stable, Angular 2 Router.

Unit Testing A NativeScript Angular 2 Application

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy demonstrates how to create cross-platform unit tests for a NativeScript project that uses Angular 2.

Running the Latest NativeScript CLI from GitHub

by Alex Ziskind

How to grab the latest bits from the nativescript-cli repo on GitHub and run multiple versions of the CLI on your machine.

Using Couchbase NoSQL In A NativeScript Angular 2 App

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy shows us how to create an application that uses NoSQL and syncs between devices using Angular 2 and Couchbase.

Getting Started with NativeScript and Firebase

by Eddy Verbruggen

Have no fear, Eddy's here, holding your hand while setting up Firebase!

3D Touch Shortcuts for your iOS Icons

by Eddy Verbruggen

Eddy shows us how to add 3D Touch shortcuts to your homescreen icon, for added iOS pizzaz!

Getting in the Zone.js: Handle View Updates with zonedCallback

by Nathan Walker

Using NativeScript's zonedCallback global, you can ensure your view updates happen as expected when wiring up 3rd party plugin callbacks.

Build A Simple Mobile App With NativeScript And Angular 2

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy teaches how to build a NativeScript Android and iOS mobile application using the Angular 2 JavaScript framework and TypeScript.

Swipe-to-Reveal Actions in Repeater Items

by Bradley Gore

Bradley walks us through building swipe-to-reveal actions into your NativeScript Repeater items

Angular-CLI: NativeScript Magic FTW

by Nathan Walker

Angular CLI is a sweet way to create an Angular 2 app quickly, but how to add NativeScript to the mix? With a little magic of course.

Using Angular 2 Pipes and Event Emitters

by Burke Holland

Angular 2 encourages us to keep our components separate from one another, but usually components need to pass information. This is done via EventEmitters.

Create a Draggable Object

by Josh Sommer

Josh Sommer shows you how to create a very simple draggable object on the screen using the absolute layout and the touch event gesture.

Animating Items in a Repeater

by Bradley Gore

Bradley walks us through how the Repeater works, and how to animate items coming in or going out!

Using AppSettings Instead of Local Storage

by Burke Holland

NativeScript does not have the often used Local Storage API, but it does have a very similar API called “ApplicationSettings” that can be used in almost the exact same way. In this video we look at how to stringify, store and retrieve objects.

Using A Pre-Filled SQLite Database in Your App

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy shows how to deploy a pre-filled SQLite database in a NativeScript Android and iOS mobile application.

Using Local Notifications

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy shows how to use local notifications in your NativeScript Android and iOS mobile application.

Installing Android And NativeScript On Ubuntu

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy shows us how to start developing NativeScript apps on an Ubuntu computer.

Using SQLite in a NativeScript App

by Nic Raboy

Nic Raboy shows us how to use of SQLite instead of the application settings module.

Recreating The TSA App With NativeScript

by Burke Holland

The TSA spent 47K on a simple app for TSA agents. Let's recreate it!

Theme Switching in NativeScript

by Ben Elliott

Ben Elliott shows us how to add theme switching to your NativeScript app.

Using Chrome Tabs for Android

by Brad Martin

Brad Martin gives you the lowdown on Chrome tabs, which launch web content on Android without relying on a webview.

Upgrade your NativeScript Installation

by Jen Looper

Upgrade your NativeScript installation and update your app to support it. Short and sweet.

Animations In NativeScript

by TJ VanToll

In this episode, TJ VanToll shows you how to easily create and control animations and animation timings via the NativeScript animate API.

Using Sass and Less in NativeScript

by Todd Anglin

In this episode, Todd Anglin goes over how to add built-in support for Sass and Less to your NativeScript project.

Debugging with Visual Studio Code

by Burke Holland

In this episode, Burke shows you how to install the NativeScript extension for Visual Studio Code, and how you can debug your TypeScript applications in real time.

NativeScript And Font Awesome

by Burke HOlland

In this short video, I’ll show you how to add the Font Awesome icon font to a NativeScript application, how to search for icons you need, and the right escape sequences to get those icons working in NativeScript.

Creating Custom XML Tags

by Burke Holland

In this video, I’ll show you how to create custom XML tags in NativeScript. This is very useful for creating re-usable components, and breaking up your markup into smaller, more modular files.

Styling NativeScript Apps

by Burke Holland

A look at how to style NativeScript apps so they look beautimus. Based on the wonderful wonderful tutorial called 'NativeScript Beers'

Using Observable Arrays

by Burke Holland

How to use the Observable Array in NativeScript to create collections of items that are bound to a user interface.

Observables in NativeScript

by Burke Holland

An introduction to Observables In NativeScript

Getting And Setting Control Values

by Burke Holland

How to manually get a reference to a control and bind to an event or change a control value.

Understanding Paths

by Burke Holland

A short video on understanding how to reference modules / files in NativeScript and understanding the difference between node_modules and project files.

Using TypeScript with NativeScript

by Burke Holland

A quick demo of how to leverage the built-in support for TypeScript in NativeScript 1.5.