First MIT App

While getting started with App inventor, one of the first apps that MIT has you make is the Cat Tap App. You tap a cat, and it meows.

The hardest part so far with App inventor is simply connecting your phone or an emulator. I had a phone connected with USB, but then the Genymotion emulator tried to access the same USB. My advice, choose one or the other and save yourself an hour of troubleshooting.

With that figured out, well the results speak for themselves:

Learning MIT App Inventor

Many students like to create projects connected with Bluetooth. MIT has created a tool that allows students to gain success quickly and easily so I thought that I’d take a crack at it! I also want to see how the EDx online classes are, so I signed up for this class:
TrinityX: T007x Mobile Computing with App Inventor – CS Principles

One stone. 2 Birds.

As I progress I will let you know how it goes!