NECC Observer

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Android App Inventor Workshop

The CIS department at NECC is holding an Android App Inventor Workshop on June 9, 10 and 11 at 420 Common St. in Lawrence.

The workshop will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Students will need to have a Google account for the workshop.

AppInventor for Android is web application originally created by Google and now maintained by MIT media lab. It uses a blocks based language, similar to Scratch, to create applications that can run on Android devices.

Completed Apps can be uploaded to the Google Play Store. Android devices will be available for use.

More information can be found at
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