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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Your First Chrome App

    1. From Web Apps to Chrome Apps

    2. Running a Chrome App

    3. Using the Chrome Dev Editor

    4. Differences Among Chrome Apps, Chrome Extensions, and Hosted Apps

    5. Chrome App Restrictions

    6. More on the Manifest

    7. Permissions

    8. Debugging Chrome Apps

    9. Chrome Release Channels

    10. Publishing a Chrome App

    11. Chapter Summary

  2. Chapter 2 Local Files, Sync Files, and External Files

    1. Local Files

    2. Auto-Saving and Idle Events

    3. Sync Files

    4. External Files

    5. Adding Backup by Using Retained File Entries

    6. Chapter Summary

  3. Chapter 3 Local Storage, Sync Storage, and IndexedDB

    1. Local and Sync Storage

    2. IndexedDB

    3. Chapter Summary

  4. Chapter 4 Networking and Messaging

    1. Socket API

    2. The XMLHttpRequest API

    3. Identity API

    4. WebSockets

    5. Google Cloud Messaging

    6. App-to-App Messaging

    7. Notifications

    8. Chapter Summary

  5. Chapter 5 Graphics and Imaging

    1. Outputting Graphics

    2. HTML5 Canvas

    3. Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)

    4. Creating PDFs

    5. Working with Images

    6. The mediaGalleries API

    7. Chapter Summary

  6. Chapter 6 Miscellaneous APIs

    1. Alarms

    2. Context Menus

    3. Location

    4. Text-to-Speech

    5. System Queries

    6. Camera

    7. Bluetooth, USB, and Serial APIs

    8. Internationalization and Localization

    9. Chapter Summary

  7. Appendix Modal Dialogs

  8. Appendix Registering Chrome Apps with Google

  9. Appendix Using Google Cloud Messaging

  10. Appendix Using Cordova to Build Chrome Apps for Mobile Devices