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Sample PhoneGap App with ReactJS by Holly Schinsky | 22 Sep 2015 | PhoneGap Network ReactJS has been getting a lot of attention and recently I decided to dig in myself to see what all the hype is about. ReactJS comes from the developers at Facebook, which may contribute to the popularity of it due to being backed by a big company (think AngularJS and Google). For the purposes of […] Visit Holly's Blog
PhoneGap-Plugin-Push Version 1.3.0 Has Been Released by Simon MacDonald | 21 Sep 2015 | PhoneGap Network The latest release of the PushPlugin is now available on npm. This release switches the plugin over to using Gradle to include the Android Support Framework jar instead of it being included in the plugin. This should fix the issue where this plugin would conflict with others, like the Facebook plugin when building. Just make sure you have version 23 or later of the Android Support Library which can be installed from the Android SDK Manager.Unfortunately, PhoneGap Build does not yet... Visit Simon's Blog
Apache Cordova iOS 4.0.0, and WKWebView support by Shazron Abdullah | 09 Sep 2015 | PhoneGap Network So we missed the proposed deadline, by a lot. Release is scheduled to be in the later part of September 2015 now that we’ve got a few devs focused on this. Features have been trimmed, and some have been pushed off to cordova-ios 5.x We need the community to test. The test focus should be […] Visit Shazron's Blog
PhoneGap-Plugin-Push Version 1.2.0 Released! by Simon MacDonald | 25 Aug 2015 | PhoneGap Network The latest release of the PushPlugin is now available on npm. This release focuses on bringing a number of enhancements to Android notifications.Fear not fans of other platforms as subsequent releases will have more features for your OS of choice. In fact release 1.3.0 will center around iOS9 support.Picture NotificationsEmbed a large picture in your notification. You let the plugin know you want to display a picture by setting the style of the push to picture and then giving it... Visit Simon's Blog
PhoneGap-Plugin-Push Version 1.1.1 Released! by Simon MacDonald | 27 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Network Back during PhoneGap Day EU 2015 I announced our new PushPlugin with it's normalized API and a promise of continued support. With the release of the 1.1.1 version of the plugin we continue to fulfill that promise with some new features and bug fixes.The most exciting new feature in this release is official support for the Windows platform! This is thanks to the wonderful team at Microsoft who contributed to the plugin to make it happen. Special thanks to Raghav Katyal and Nikhi... Visit Simon's Blog
SauceDB – Building the back end with IBM Bluemix by Raymond Camden | 20 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Network Welcome to another post detailing my efforts to build an Ionic-based mobile app backed by Node.js and Cloudant on IBM Bluemix. In my last post, I focused on the front end of the application. I talked about the various screens I built and how my service layer used mock data to generate data. In today’s […] Visit Raymond's Blog
SauceDB – Working on the front end by Raymond Camden | 15 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Network Yesterday I blogged about a new project I’m building to demonstrate both Ionic and IBM Bluemix. I’ve made some progress on the project so I thought I’d share what I’ve built so far. My thinking is that as this project goes on I’ll continue to share these updates so folks can see how I approach […] Visit Raymond's Blog
FYI – Cordova events must be run after deviceReady by Raymond Camden | 15 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Network In all of my work on various Cordova projects, I’ve only rarely needed to make use of the various events supported by the platform. Last night I needed to add some code to handle the back button. The docs clearly tell you to register your handler after deviceReady has fired: To override the default back-button […] Visit Raymond's Blog
New Demo Project: SauceDB by Raymond Camden | 14 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Network Today I’m kicking off a new project for the purposes of demonstrating Ionic and IBM Bluemix. While I’m not sure I’ll actually release this application (I’m building something I actually want, so I kinda want to), my intent here is to build a full application demonstrating multiple facets of Ionic with Bluemix handling the back […] Visit Raymond's Blog
Combining client-side social login and server-side authorization with Cordova and Node by Raymond Camden | 10 Jul 2015 | PhoneGap Network I believe this wins the title for the longest blog title ever. So what in the hell am I talking about? It isn’t too difficult to add a social login aspect to your Apache Cordova application. I’ve used a variety of plugins/libraries in the past and for the most part – it just plain works. […] Visit Raymond's Blog