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npm Plugins Are Now on PhoneGap Build! by @brettrudd | 26 May 2015 | PhoneGap Build Blog As announced in this blog post, cordova has moved it’s official plugin source to the npmjs.com repository. As part of this move plugins.cordova.io will be deprecated. It will move to read-only on July 15th, 2015 and will be shuttered on October 15th, 2015.We will continue to support plugins from plugins.cordova.io until it is fully deprecated, but we recommend all users to migrate their apps to use the npm repository if possible. To use plugins from npm in your app specify npm as the source... Read more...
Important information about Cordova 5 by Raymond Camden | 25 May 2015 | PhoneGap Network In the most recent update to Apache Cordova, there was a rather important change that could really confuse you if you aren’t paying attention. This is exactly the type of thing that I would have warned my readers about, but I mistakenly thought it would not impact most users. I’ll explain later why I screwed […] Visit Raymond's Blog
Important notes about the 1.5.2 release of the PhoneGap Developer App by Tim Kim | 22 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, App, Desktop, News, Windows Phone, iOS, Android Important notes about the recent PhoneGap Developer updateHello everyone, we are noticing an uptick of issues concerning people unable to pair their device(s) to the PhoneGap CLI or the PhoneGap Desktop app.The first thing people should try is to update their PhoneGap CLI to version 5.0.0-0.28.0 or newer:$ sudo npm update -g phonegaporC:\> npm update -g phonegapOr their desktop app by downloading and installing to 0.1.7 or newer: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.7 for OS X Windows:... Read more...
Getting initial console messages you missed with remote debug by Raymond Camden | 21 May 2015 | PhoneGap Network This falls in the “I’m sure it is obvious and no one will find it useful” category, but typically those are the posts that end up being useful so here goes nothing. Imagine you are using remote debugging (and if you don’t know how, here are two articles – Part One and Part Two) and […] Visit Raymond's Blog
PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.2 Release by Tim Kim | 20 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, App, News, Windows Phone, iOS, Android What’s New Updated PhoneGap Developer App to use the Content Sync plugin iOS orientation fix Hello everyone, I’m here to annouce that the PhoneGap Developer App has been updated to 1.5.2. With this release, we have finally fixed the CORS issues that were in our previous versions. Plugins such as camera, file transfer, media should now be able to access assets off the file URI without returning an error. In addition, the proxying issues for your AJAX calls should be fixed as well.With that... Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015 - Push N' Pull by Simon MacDonald | 19 May 2015 | PhoneGap Network Yesterday, I was happy to present at PhoneGap Day EU in Amsterdam. It's one of my favourite days of the year. Besides getting to hang out with all of my co-workers who I rarely get to see in person as we are separated by half a continent I get to talk in person with the people who use our software.At PG Day I was presenting on the work that we've been doing in order to make the lives of developers easier. My presentation introduces the new and improved Push Plugin as well as the... Visit Simon's Blog
Looking at the JavaScript API in Hybrid MobileFirst Apps (2) by Raymond Camden | 19 May 2015 | PhoneGap Network A few weeks back I blogged about some of the JavaScript APIs you have available when building hybrid mobile applications with IBM MobileFirst. I had meant to follow up on this a bit sooner but recent trips got in the way. Today I took some time to look at a few more of the APIs. […] Visit Raymond's Blog
PhonGap Desktop App 0.1.7 by Herm Wong | 19 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Blog, Release, News We had to quickly release PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.7 Beta to fix a critical bug found in PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.6 Beta.InstallationDownload and install PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.7 Beta release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.7 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.7 for Windows If you have an issue with PhoneGap Desktop’s auto-updater, we recommend that you manually update using the download links provided above.What’s NewThis release was solely focused on fixing an issue... Read more...
Working with the new PhoneGap/Cordova ContentSync Plugin by Raymond Camden | 19 May 2015 | PhoneGap Network Yesterday at PhoneGap Day EU (sooooo sorry I’m missing it!), someone (I forget who) announced two new plugins for PhoneGap development – Push and ContentSync. Push is what you would expect – a way to deal with push messages easier. ContentSync is another beast altogether. The plugin makes it easier to update your application after […] Visit Raymond's Blog
PhonGap Desktop App 0.1.6 by Herm Wong | 19 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Blog, Release, News PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.6 Beta is now available!InstallationDownload and install PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.6 Beta release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.6 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.6 for Windows If you have an issue with PhoneGap Desktop’s auto-updater, we recommend that you manually update using the download links provided above.What’s NewThis release was mostly about cleaning up some technical debt and adding analytics.For those interested in the full... Read more...