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Course Date: Anytime (self-paced)
Learn to build applications with the Google Drive API to organize, back up, and share photos, videos, and other documents in the cloud.
Gregg is passionate about taking complex topics and teaching them efficiently. He's helped build Envy Labs, Starter Studio, and Code School. He also furthers education through BarCamp in Orlando, the Orlando Ruby Users Group, and the Orlando Tech Events newsletter.
Level 1 - Save to Drive Button
1 Video - 1 Challenge
Creating a simple button for saving files to Google Drive.
Level 2 - Google Picker with Drive
2 Videos - 12 Challenges
Creating a widget for selecting and uploading files.
Level 3 - Authenticating with Drive
1 Video - 9 Challenges
Using the Google API Ruby Client to request access to a user’s Drive.
Level 4 - Uploading Files
1 Video - 11 Challenges
Performing multipart and resumable uploads with the Google API Ruby Client.
Level 5 - Retrieving Metadata
1 Video - 5 Challenges
Retrieving metadata for single files and lists of files, as well as performing file searches.
Level 6 - Downloading & Sharing Files
2 Videos - 5 Challenges
Downloading files from Drive and managing permissions.
Level 7 - Updating & Deleting Files
2 Videos - 8 Challenges
Updating, trashing, and permanently deleting files.
Level 8 - Folders
2 Videos - 9 Challenges
Organizing files with folders and using the Application Data Folder.
Level 9 - Push Notifications
1 Video - 3 Challenges
Getting notified when a file changes.
Level 10 - Installing And Showcasing Your Application
1 Video - 2 Challenges
Installing your application to the Drive UI and listing it in the Chrome Web Store.