Part 1 introduces you to the language and takes you through a simple project.
Part 2 teaches you the core language concepts.
Part 3 shows you how to manipulate the browser DOM using Dart's html library.
Part 4 concentrates using Dart as a server-side language, demonstrating HTTP and WebSockets, I/O and concurrency.
Dart Code examples are real-world and annotated.
All the sourcecode is available for download.
Diagrams let you discover complex topics in greater detail
along with descriptions in the body text.
Text is broken up to allow reading in bite-size chunks,
with handy reminders to alert you to key thoughts.
Many Dart code examples are pulled out and diagrammed
to allow greater detail.
About the book
Dart in Action introduces the Dart language and teaches you to use it in browser-based, desktop, and mobile applications. Not just a language tutorial, this book gets quickly into the nitty-gritty of using Dart. Most questions that pop up while you're reading are answered on the spot! OO newbies will appreciate the gentle pace in the early chapters. Later chapters take a test-first approach and encourage you to try Dart hands-on.
- Dart from the ground up
- Numerous code samples and diagrams
- Creating single-page web apps
- Running Dart in the browser and on the server
Text & Images © 2012/2013 Manning and / or Chris Buckett.