Interactive Mobile Dashboards in the Salesforce1 Appby Christophe Coenraets | 10 Mar 2014 | PhoneGap NetworkThis is my third and last article in a series dedicated to building dynamic mobile dashboards with D3, ChartJS, and other data visualization libraries on top of the Salesforce platform. The source code is always the same, but each post focuses on a different deployment option: In the first article, I showed how to deploy […] Visit Christophe's Blog
Barcode Scanner sample, and new repo for Cordova examplesby Raymond Camden | 05 Mar 2014 | PhoneGap Network Phillip recently asked me for a simple barcode scanner example in Cordova, so I thought it would be a good opportunity to fire up another GitHub repo just for sample apps. I've got a couple of repos for presentations with PhoneGap/Cordova examples, but nothing dedicated. I created a new one, Cordova Examples, just for that purpose. Right now it contains only one example, a barcode scanner example. The readme for the demo tells you exactly what to do to use the demo and hopefully this format...Visit Raymond's Blog
PhoneGap 3.4.0 Releasedby Lorin Beer | 04 Mar 2014 | PhoneGap BlogThe Adobe PhoneGap team is happy to announce the release of PhoneGap 3.4.0! FireFox OS By far the biggest new feature is FireFox OS support! FireFox OS is referenced as firefoxos in phonegap commands. To compile a FireFox OS PhoneGap app, run: $ phonegap build firefoxos To find out how to use the compiled FireFox OS package with the Mozilla App Manager, Mozilla put together a guide using the Cordova CLI. All the steps should be the same from ‘Debugging the App’ onward. This...Read more...
Employee Directory Sample Application with Ratchet 2.0by Christophe Coenraets | 27 Feb 2014 | PhoneGap NetworkAfter this week’s double announcement that Ratchet 2.0 is available and is now part of the Bootstrap organization, I decided to update the Ratchet/Backbone version of my Employee Directory application with Ratchet 2.0 and see how it looks. You can experience the application in the phone “simulator” below (type a few characters in the search […] Visit Christophe's Blog
How to Share Your Custom PhoneGap Pluginby Holly Schinsky | 26 Feb 2014 | PhoneGap NetworkIf you’ve built your own custom PhoneGap plugin for a mobile application and want to publish it to the official Cordova Plugin Repository so others can benefit from it (and you should!!), you may not find it to be as obvious as you might think initially. There’s a tool called plugman that is used to […] Visit Holly's Blog
DevNexus 2014 PhoneGap Presentationsby Andrew Trice | 25 Feb 2014 | PhoneGap NetworkI’ve just wrapped up my presentations for this year’s DevNexus event in Atlanta – it has been a great event, filled with tons of information on web, mobile, and back-end development. I had 3 sessions on PhoneGap – One intro, one advanced, and one a mobile frameworks panel. Below are my presentations. I didn’t record [...] Visit Andrew's Blog
Cordova 3.4.0 Releasedby Raymond Camden | 21 Feb 2014 | PhoneGap Network Yesterday was the official release of Cordova 3.4.0. You can read the blog post here but I thought I'd call out some interesting tidbits. This is the first release to include support for Firefox OS. You can now add it as a platform and start working on Firefox OS apps! There is an excellent blog post on it that goes into detail: Building Cordova apps for Firefox OS. On another note, the Mozillians (my term, not theirs) are giving out hardware for folks looking to port to Firefox OS: Wanted:...Visit Raymond's Blog
Platform Deprecationby Dave Johnson | 21 Feb 2014 | PhoneGap BlogIt’s been almost a year since PhoneGap announced they would be dropping support for some platforms in versions of PhoneGap over 3.0. PhoneGap Build has done the same and is not supporting webOS, Symbian or Blackberry (<= BB7) for apps using PhoneGap versions over 3.0. In addition, PhoneGap Build will be removing support for webOS, Symbian, Blackberry and Windows Phone 7 on the anniversary of PhoneGap 3.0 in July. For users that need to support those platforms they can still download...Read more...