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PhoneGap Developer App by Michael Brooks | 23 Apr 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, App, News Today, the PhoneGap Team is proud to announce the release of the PhoneGap Developer app!The PhoneGap Developer app aims to lower the barrier of entry to creating PhoneGap applications. You can now immediately preview your app on a device without installing platform SDKs, registering devices, or even compiling code. You have full access to the official PhoneGap APIs. You can even develop an iOS app on Windows - and soon - a Windows Phone app on OS X. Whether you’re a novice or expert, we... Read more...
Firefox OS Phones for PhoneGap Devs by Brian LeRoux | 22 Apr 2014 | PhoneGap Blog Mozilla is focused on finding the very best Open Web Apps to bring to Firefox OS — apps that deliver great experiences and local relevance to Firefox OS mobile users around the world. For HTML5 developers, powerful cross-platform tools make it easier to build apps for native platforms and to access native device APIs.Firefox OS is now supported in the 3.4 releases of Apache Cordova and Adobe PhoneGap, making it possible to release Cordova/PhoneGap apps on the Firefox OS platform. While this... Read more...
PhoneGap Community Highlight: OK GROW! by Colene Chow | 22 Apr 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Community We’re excited to highlight people in the PhoneGap community who are creating awesome work. Our popularity and success is due to our hardworking community and we want to showcase their great work:Tell us about yourself?OK GROW! is an expert app development agency that specializes in cross platform application development. We love building apps for our clients and that’s all we do! We’re a 5 person team based out of Toronto, Canada and a few members of our team have been developing for the... Read more...
SceneScout: Flexibility with PhoneGap by Dan Wilson | 15 Apr 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Guest Post, App Hybrid applications take many forms. You can create something that mimics the look and feel of native…or you can create something that stands on its own. Trying to recreate native elements can be troublesome because it’s all the more evident when it does not work exactly as expected. Crafting your own design allows you to play to the strengths of your technology (web) while still feeling at home on your chosen platforms.SceneScout (available on iOS and Android) is a service for... Read more...
Introducing PhoneGap for the Enterprise by Andre Charland | 24 Mar 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, news, Release Today at Adobe Summit, we are excited to announce a new offering - PhoneGap Enterprise. Through conversations with enterprise PhoneGap developers we’ve recognized their need for a more robust set of tools with which to build mobile apps and collaborate with business stakeholders.Marketed as PhoneGap Enterprise for developers and Adobe Experience Manager apps for marketers, this will be the first mobile app development platform that brings teams together to drive efficiency in app... Read more...
PhoneGap at Adobe Summit by Colene Chow | 11 Mar 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Event, Community The PhoneGap team is excited to be headed to the Adobe Summit from March 24-28 in Salt Lake City, UT. We’ll be sharing some news as well as have a hands-on lab to learn more about a new offering, PhoneGap Enterprise.L712 - Hands-on Lab: Building mobile apps with PhoneGap EnterpriseAndrew Savory - Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager, Adobe John Fait - Engineering Project Lead, AdobeLearn how to build mobile applications for iPhone and Android using PhoneGap Enterprise and Adobe... Read more...
PhoneGap 3.4.0 Released by Lorin Beer | 04 Mar 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Release The Adobe PhoneGap team is happy to announce the release of PhoneGap 3.4.0!FireFox OSBy 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 firefoxosTo 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 is on top of usual... Read more...
Windows Azure Mobile Services, now with integrated PhoneGap support by Colene Chow | 20 Feb 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Community As announced by @ScottGu today, our Microsoft friends have added integrated support for PhoneGap to Azure Mobile Services.Most apps need to backend services to store data or send push notifications. With Azure Mobile Services, you can add a cloud backend to your PhoneGap app in minutes with common capabilities such as storage, user authentication and management, and cross-platform push notifications. Developers have been using Mobile Services with their PhoneGap apps since the JavaScript SDK... Read more...
Hipmob launches a Full In-App Helpdesk for Phonegap developers by Ayo Omojola | 19 Feb 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Guest Post, Video Hipmob, a powerful mobile SDK that allows mobile developers, startups, and businesses easily add a support portal to their apps, is happy to announce our newly released PhoneGap plugin, and a promotion for PhoneGap developers. We launched Hipmob over a year ago to solve our own problems. We were building gaming apps during YCombinator, and our rapid growth came with a metric ton of user emails. So we built Hipmob: it adds a searchable knowledgebase into your app, so your users can quickly... Read more...
AppPresser Integrates Phonegap with WordPress by Scott Bolinger | 22 Jan 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Guest Post AppPresser is an open source plugin that integrates Phonegap with WordPress.WordPress is the most popular content management system on the web, but it’s difficult to integrate it into your Phonegap projects.WordPress uses server side PHP, which makes it impossible to add locally to a device like a traditional Phonegap project. You can use it as a data source, which means pulling in posts and pages via json. That works for some projects, but it doesn’t use the full potential of... Read more...