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Cordova 2.9, WebOS, Symbian, Blackberry and Windows Phone 7 Deprecations by Brett Rudd @brettrudd | 01 Oct 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog On October 15th, 2014 we will be removing support for WebOS, Symbian, Blackberry and Windows Phone 7 platforms, as well as for all Cordova versions below 3.0.As mentioned in this blog post from February 2014, we will be deprecating WebOS, Symbian, Blackberry and Winphone 7. Cordova has stopped active development on these platforms and we feel continuing support for these platforms on PhoneGap Build means less resources to focus on adding new platforms or improving our service. While Blackberry... Read more...
Phonegap 3.6.3 is Now Available on Phonegap Build by Ryan Willoughby | 30 Sep 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog We’ve made Phonegap / Cordova 3.6.3 available on Phonegap Build - upgrade now! For more details on what’s changed, check out the Apache Cordova 3.6 release blog post. In addition, we’ve recently updated to the latest versions of all core plugins on Phonegap Build – more details here.If you’re working with iOS, some more recommended reading is Shazron Abdullah’s recent blog post on iOS 8 and Cordova. In fact, if you’re working with Cordova / Phonegap iOS, you should be reading all... Read more...
Adobe ID now required for PhoneGap Build by Brett Rudd | 12 Aug 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog As part of our continued integration with the expanding ecosystem of Adobe’s Creative Cloud we now require all PhoneGap Build users to link their accounts to an Adobe ID.Creating and linking an Adobe ID is easy and can be accomplished by clicking the “Connect an Adobe ID” button on your Settings page. Clicking the button will walk you through creating an Adobe ID if you don’t have one, or will allow you to sign in with an existing Adobe ID. Read more...
Cordova Android 3.5.0 Patched With Security Updates by Ryan Willoughby | 07 Aug 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog The Apache Cordova Project recently released Cordova 3.5.1, a patch for Cordova Android only. It contains a few very important security updates. On PhoneGap Build, rather than add 3.5.1, we’ve patched our Cordova Android 3.5.0 release with the security updates. For more information on the security updates, check out the Apache Cordova blog post.To summarize, building with PhoneGap (Cordova) 3.5.0 on PhoneGap Build will in fact use 3.5.1 for the Android build.If you need more info on this... Read more...
Cordova 3.5.0 Now on PhoneGap Build by Ryan Willoughby | 17 Jul 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog PhoneGap Build has added support for Cordova 3.5.0. For more info about this release, check out these handy links: Apache Cordova 3.5.0 blog post (including changelog) Cordova iOS 3.5.0 source repo Cordova Android 3.5.0 source repo To build with 3.5.0, add the following to your config.xml:<preference name="phonegap-version" value="3.5.0" />Questions? Let us know. Read more...
OAuth and the PhoneGap Build Developer API by Ryan Willoughby | 19 Jun 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog Some news for you devs using the PhoneGap Build Developer API: we’ve added support for the OAuth authentication protocol. Up to now, API developers wishing to authenticate against the API would use basic authentication to obtain an auth token, and use that token to access the API. However, this meant that client applications had to ask for the user’s PhoneGap Build username and password, which from a security perspective isn’t ideal. With OAuth, client applications will now send their... Read more...
Building Your App from a Git Branch or Tag by Ryan Willoughby | 17 Jun 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog After numerous requests, handwritten letters, two faxes, and a telegraph asking for support for building from app tags and branches, we listened – its now supported on PhoneGap Build. You’ll find the new field in the New App form – simply enter the branch or tag name in the field next to repo. If you’re using the Developer API, add a tag field in addition to the repo url:curl -d 'data={"title":"Amanda... Read more...
How You Sign into PhoneGap Build is Changing. by Brett Rudd | 16 Apr 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog On May 15th we will be removing the ability to sign into our service without either a GitHub or Adobe ID. This is to simplify authentication and enhance the security of our service by not handling or storing any user credentials.If you registered or can sign in now with your GitHub account or Adobe ID then this will have no impact on you. Although, if you have a legacy username/password to our service, it will be deleted.If you were a member of the service during the beta period and have NOT... Read more...
PhoneGap Build Adds Some New Features! by Brett Rudd | 11 Apr 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog Hi. I’m Brett (@brettrudd) from the build team and i’m happy to announce a few new features that have been deployed to build in the last week.Android Resource QualifiersWe have now added full support for Android resource qualifiers in config.xml. Shut up and show me code:<gap:splash src="splash-xlarge-portrait.png" gap:qualifier="port-xhdpi"> <gap:splash src="splash-xlarge-landscape.png" gap:qualifier="land-xhdpi"> <icon... Read more...
Cordova 3.4.0 Now on PhoneGap Build by Ryan Willoughby | 07 Apr 2014 | PhoneGap Build Blog PhoneGap Build has added Cordova 3.4.0! Here’s more info on what’s included: Adobe PhoneGap 3.4.0 blog post Cordova iOS release notes Cordova Android release notes Also, as a reminder, be aware that in July of this year we’ll be ending support for anything less than PhoneGap 3.0.0. This will include an end to support for Symbian, WebOS, and Blackberry.Questions? Let us know. Read more...