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cordova-ios 3.8.0 release – highlights by Shazron Abdullah | 27 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Network The full release notes are available. Take note of the caveat that the current cordova-cli does not include this version by default until version 4.3.0 (pending Apache voting and release) so you will have to add the platform explicitly. node.js is required Formerly if you did not use the cordova-cli and just used the bin/create script […] Visit Shazron's Blog
Quick Cordova tip – Preventing multiple sounds at once by Raymond Camden | 27 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Network I’m working on a simple application that acts – a bit – like a sound board. You select an item, click a button, and you hear an MP3. While letting one of my kids play with it, they quickly discovered that if they hit the button multiple times in a row, the sound would play […] Visit Raymond's Blog
Join us in Barcelona for the Adobe Mobile Meetup by Jen Gray | 27 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Event, Community We’re excited to join one of our vibrant PhoneGap user communities in Barcelona on Monday, March 2nd to discuss how to create high-impact digital content and engaging mobile apps.The PhoneGap team will be traveling to Barcelona to speak alongside other industry experts to help you discover all the mobile possibilities Adobe PhoneGap can offer.Here’s the great line-up of speakers: Andre Charland - Director of Product Management, Adobe PhoneGap Brian LeRoux - Principle Product Manager,... Read more...
Reminder – You don’t need AppCache for PhoneGap/Cordova by Raymond Camden | 26 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Network I’ve seen this come up a few times recently, and it was mentioned in a presentation I attended yesterday on PhoneGap, but just as a reminder, stop worrying about AppCache and PhoneGap/Cordova. It may not be entirely clear to people new to hybrid mobile development, but your application is on the device itself. AppCache makes […] Visit Raymond's Blog
Apache Cordova in Action MEAP Updated by Raymond Camden | 18 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Network A few months ago I announced early access to my Apache Cordova book, “Apache Cordova in Action.” Today the MEAP (Manning Early Access Program) edition of the book was updated to included chapter 6. If you haven’t yet checked it out, and don’t mind getting in early (I won’t call it “rough”, I’ll call it […] Visit Raymond's Blog
PhoneGap 3.7.0 Now Available on PhoneGap Build by Ryan Willoughby | 17 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Build Blog PhoneGap 3.7.0 is now available on PhoneGap Build! For more details on the update: iOS 3.7.0 blog post Windows Phone 8 3.7.0 blog post Android 3.7.1 blog post Note that when you build Android 3.7.0 on PhoneGap Build, you’re actually getting 3.7.1 – we patched that in.Update your config.xml:<preference name="phonegap-version" value="3.7.0" />Try it out, and let us know if you have any problems! Read more...
PhoneGap Day US 2014: Firefox OS App Workshop by Jen Gray | 17 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community Firefox OS is an open source operating system for mobile built using HTML5, Javascript and open web standards. Firefox OS integration with Apache Cordova / Adobe PhoneGap began early this year, and development is ongoing. As Firefox OS continues to expand to new markets around the world, there's a great opportunity for multi-platform app developers like you. If you are interested in porting an application built with Cordova to Firefox OS, this workshop will get you up and running. Participants... Read more...
Possible Cordova FileSystem Resource by Raymond Camden | 10 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Network I say “possible” because I haven’t read it myself, but a reader pointed me to this book by Eric Bidelman, “Using the HTML5 Filesystem API”. It is nearly four years old, but the reader said it helped him, and I know folks are desperate for more help with the FileSystem so I thought I’d pass […] Visit Raymond's Blog
PhoneGap Day US 2014: Google's Focus on Apache Cordova and Building a Chrome App for Android by Jen Gray | 10 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community Michael Mocny, Software Engineer at Google joined us at PhoneGap Day US 2014. Check out his sessions: Google's Focus on Apache Cordova Google's focus on Apache Cordova including Crosswalk for Cordova Android, Rapid Iterative Workflow, plugin development best practices, plugin testing, Cordova and Gulp, and the future of Open Web Apps. Building a Chrome App for Android Building an application using the Chrome Apps for Mobile toolkit, and you'll learn to use Google Cloud Messaging, create... Read more...
Using the new Bluemix Visual Recognition service in Cordova by Raymond Camden | 06 Feb 2015 | PhoneGap Network Before I begin, a quick disclaimer. I’ve been at IBM for a grand total of five days. Considering three were taken up by travel and orientation, I’m very much the new kid on the block here. I’ve only begun to look into MobileFirst and Bluemix so you should take what I show here with the […] Visit Raymond's Blog