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Apache Cordova Newsflash! by Holly Schinsky | 24 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Network Recently there have been some significant updates in Cordova to be aware of if you haven’t seen them already. These are included in the latest Cordova Android, Cordova Tools and Cordova Plugins releases this past week. Below is a summary of the highlights in case you missed them. Android 4.0.0 supports pluggable WebViews (hint: Crosswalk) […] Visit Holly's Blog
Apache Cordova at ApacheCon NA 2015 by Anis Kadri | 22 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Event, Community ApacheCon NA took place last week in Austin, TX. The conference was managed by the Linux Foundation and was really well organized. It was mostly focused on infrastructure projects (Big Data, Clusters, DB & Storage, …) but Apache Cordova was still represented and had 4 dedicated talks. It was a good opportunity for Cordova committers from different companies to get together, talk about the project and share some ideas. There were people from Microsoft, Adobe, Google, Intel and Ionic. It... Read more...
Big updates to Apache Cordova by Raymond Camden | 22 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Network Over the past few days, there have been some pretty big updates to Apache Cordova. If you haven’t been following their blog (they don’t have a “subscribe” feature so I use a IFTTT email rule), then you may have missed out on the announcements. Here is a quick review of what’s new: Android 4.0 So, […] Visit Raymond's Blog
Announcements for PhoneGap Day EU 2015 by Jen Gray | 16 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Event, News, PhoneGap Day We’re getting ready for PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam next month on May 18-19 and we have some exciting announcements.First up, we are beyond thrilled to have Ionic’s creators and Drifty Co. founders, Max and Ben, join us for PhoneGap Day EU. The AngularJS based Ionic Framework has pulled ahead of the pack to make building killer fast and beautifully responsive native mobile applications easier. We’re excited to have Max and Ben join us to share all the latest Ionic goodness.You’ll... Read more...
Chaining multiple Cordova File Transfers with ngCordova by Raymond Camden | 13 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Network One issue you may run into with the FileTransfer plugin is that it only lets you do one transfer at a time. You can get around this by using XHR2 (for uploads anyway), but I thought it would be nice to demonstrate how to work with multiple transfers using promises. The FileTransfer plugin does not […] Visit Raymond's Blog
PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.4 by Herm Wong | 06 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Release, News PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.4 Beta is now available!InstallationDownload and install the PhoneGap Desktop App Beta 0.1.4 release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.4 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.4 for Windows Anyone already using the app will receive an update notification within the app. If you don’t receive a notification let us know in our issue tracker.UpdateWe’ve had some users report issues with PhoneGap Desktop’s auto-updater. You can manually update with... Read more...
Embrace the Augmented Reality Race with PhoneGap by Richard Ferraro | 01 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Guest Post Augmented Reality and Image Recognition tools offer a unique experience to users that can significantly impact customer engagement and make an app stand out from the others. Over the past year, we’ve seen a tremendous growth in interest from brands and publishers to integrate those capabilities into their apps.Are you a mobile app developer looking for easy ways to add Augmented Reality and Image Recognition to an app? In that case, we have just the thing for you.Use PhoneGap for... Read more...
Embrace the Augmented Reality Race with PhoneGap by Richard Ferraro | 01 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Guest Post Augmented Reality and Image Recognition tools offer a unique experience to users that can significantly impact customer engagement and make an app stand out from the others. Over the past year, we’ve seen a tremendous growth in interest from brands and publishers to integrate those capabilities into their apps.Are you a mobile app developer looking for easy ways to add Augmented Reality and Image Recognition to an app? In that case, we have just the thing for you.Use PhoneGap for... Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015 - Speakers announced and top 5 reasons to attend by Jen Gray | 25 Mar 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Event, News, PhoneGap Day We had an awesome turnout for our first PhoneGap Day EU in 2013 and we’re thrilled to do it again! On Monday, May 18th, we’re hosting our second PhoneGap Day EU at Het Compagnietheater in Amsterdam.We’re excited to announce a killer lineup of speakers all ready to share tips and best practices in mobile development, experiences with coding and performance, and the latest mobile trends. Be sure to check out the PhoneGap Day site for the full list.Tickets are going fast so be sure to... Read more...
Having trouble with splash screens, Cordova, and Android? by Raymond Camden | 24 Mar 2015 | PhoneGap Network Yesterday I struggled to get – what I thought – was a simple thing working in Cordova – adding a splash screen to Android. According to the docs, at minimum, you should be able to do this: <splash src="res/splash.png" /> This worked fine for me in iOS but in Android, just gave me a blank […] Visit Raymond's Blog