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Learn How to Build a Mobile App With an External REST API [Video]

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Learn How to Build a Mobile App With an External REST API [Video]

Building a full mobile app with a REST API can seem like a daunting task. In this video, we take a look at one way to simplify the process.

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Launching an app doesn’t need to be daunting. Whether you’re just getting started or need a refresher on mobile app testing best practices, this guide is your resource! Brought to you in partnership with Perfecto

This short video shows how to build a complete app with an external REST API. This video covers:

  • Using API Express to connect to an external REST API. https://randomuser.me/ is used for the API.
  • Importing API Express service into the app (App Builder).
  • Designing the app UI (1 page).
  • Binding and using the service from the page.
  • Testing the app.

Looking for more videos? Visit the Appery.io YouTube channel for many more short videos.

Keep up with the latest DevTest Jargon with the latest Mobile DevTest Dictionary. Brought to you in partnership with Perfecto.

Topics:
app ,external ,rest ,api ,video ,appery.io

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