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PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Embedding Natively - The Hybrid Sweet Spot by Jen Gray | 06 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Our next talk comes from Anis Kadri as he takes us through how to hit that hybrid sweet spot. Many developers choose to build native navigation and transitions into their apps but use webviews for the main content, allowing them to realize a large cost and time savings while making their app available to a wider... Read more...
Using Angular and a Content Security Policy? Watch out for this… by Raymond Camden | 03 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Network I’ve been working on a Cordova app that uses AngularJS. It has been working fine for a while now but I needed to do a bit of cleanup. After I pushed up my changes, my client noticed something odd. We have a button that only shows up under certain situations. Basically, if some scope variable […] Visit Raymond's Blog
Ionic Push example supporting State Changes by Raymond Camden | 02 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Network Please note that I’m writing this blog post while Ionic Push is still in Alpha. Everything I discuss here may change before 1.0 is released. Use the following code with caution. One of the more interesting features of Ionic’s Push feature is the ability to recognize a push message with state data. You can craft […] Visit Raymond's Blog
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Achievement Unlocked by Jen Gray | 30 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Next up, Martin Kool talks about how to add achievements and leaderboards to your HTML5 game for iOS and Android. Slides available here Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Push n' Pull by Jen Gray | 25 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Do you ever wish your users were more engaged with your app? Or that you could update its content more easily? In this session Simon MacDonald, Sr. Software Engineer at Adobe, covers best practices when it comes to push notifications and gives a great overview of the new, easier to configure and use Push Plugin... Read more...
Working with Ionic, Box, and IBM MobileFirst by Raymond Camden | 24 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Network Earlier today IBM announced a new partnership with Box. Box is a cloud storage provider much like Dropbox, OneDrive, and other services, but also provides some pretty cool workflow features as well. While it is still early, you’ll soon see some interesting collaborations between IBM and Box. I decided to see how easy it would […] Visit Raymond's Blog
PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.4 by Tim Kim | 23 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, App, Desktop, News, Windows Phone, iOS, Android Hello everyone, we’ve released another minor update!What’s New We’ve added a Bluetooth Low-Energy plugin to the Developer App. The plugin fully supports iOS and Android, and will gracefully trigger the failure callback on Windows Phone. You can learn how to use the BLE plugin on the official GitHub repository. Bumped phonegap-plugin-contentsync@1.1.5 to help with connection timeout issues on iOS. Upcoming ReleaseIn our next release you can expect: Better connection and autoreload... Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Reframing Hybrid by Jen Gray | 22 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Our next talk comes from the founders and creators of Ionic Framework, Ben Sperry and Max Lynch. Historically, discussion around hybrid app development has focused on performance and native look and feel. While those are incredibly important topics, Max and Ben would like to reframe the conversation and focus on... Read more...
Including Plugins with Cordova Command Line Interface 5 by Simon MacDonald | 19 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Network You may have noticed that things have changed up a bit as of Cordova CLI 5.0.0 release. Specifically, we are now encouraging the the use of <plugin> tags in your config.xml file over the previously used <feature> tags.You may be wondering why you should use the <plugin> tag. The main reason is that when you use the <plugin> tag it will fetch and install the plugin for you during the cordova prepare phase of building your project.So if you have the... Visit Simon's Blog
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Luck + Motion - User Growth for your App by Jen Gray | 18 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Our next talk comes from Claudio Cossio where he talks about driving user growth for your app. In 1978 Dr. James Justin wrote a book called "Chase, Chance & Creativity" where he talks about the 4 types of "chances" a researcher might find. This can be directly applied to any type of work that is based on... Read more...