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Important notes about the 1.5.2 release of the PhoneGap Developer App by Tim Kim | 22 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, App, Desktop, News, Windows Phone, iOS, Android Important notes about the recent PhoneGap Developer updateHello everyone, we are noticing an uptick of issues concerning people unable to pair their device(s) to the PhoneGap CLI or the PhoneGap Desktop app.The first thing people should try is to update their PhoneGap CLI to version 5.0.0-0.28.0 or newer:$ sudo npm update -g phonegaporC:\> npm update -g phonegapOr their desktop app by downloading and installing to 0.1.7 or newer: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.7 for OS X Windows:... Read more...
PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.2 Release by Tim Kim | 20 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, App, News, Windows Phone, iOS, Android What’s New Updated PhoneGap Developer App to use the Content Sync plugin iOS orientation fix Hello everyone, I’m here to annouce that the PhoneGap Developer App has been updated to 1.5.2. With this release, we have finally fixed the CORS issues that were in our previous versions. Plugins such as camera, file transfer, media should now be able to access assets off the file URI without returning an error. In addition, the proxying issues for your AJAX calls should be fixed as well.With that... Read more...
PhonGap Desktop App 0.1.7 by Herm Wong | 19 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Blog, Release, News We had to quickly release PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.7 Beta to fix a critical bug found in PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.6 Beta.InstallationDownload and install PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.7 Beta release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.7 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.7 for Windows If you have an issue with PhoneGap Desktop’s auto-updater, we recommend that you manually update using the download links provided above.What’s NewThis release was solely focused on fixing an issue... Read more...
PhonGap Desktop App 0.1.6 by Herm Wong | 19 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Blog, Release, News PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.6 Beta is now available!InstallationDownload and install PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.6 Beta release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.6 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.6 for Windows If you have an issue with PhoneGap Desktop’s auto-updater, we recommend that you manually update using the download links provided above.What’s NewThis release was mostly about cleaning up some technical debt and adding analytics.For those interested in the full... Read more...
Big thanks to our PhoneGap Day EU 2015 sponsors by Jen Gray | 11 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Event, News, PhoneGap Day We’re one week away from PhoneGap Day EU 2015 and we can’t wait to join hundreds of PhoneGap users, industry experts and our sponsors: Canonical, Crosswalk, Ionic and Telerik in Amsterdam May 18-19. Here’s a quick look at what each one has in store for attendees:CanonicalCanonical are the latest sponsors to join PhoneGap Day EU 2015, providing our community with the opportunity to learn about HTML5 development on the Ubuntu operating system.Canonical produces Ubuntu, the leading... Read more...
Well-Made to Well-Known: Unlocking your App's Potential Pt. 2 by Ryan Hanna | 06 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Guest Post Welcome back to Part 2 of our series. In Part 1, I focused on best practices for design and development to ensure your well made hybrid apps have the best chance to reach their potential once released. In Part 2, I share marketing strategies that anyone can try that can help your app become more “well-known”.Topics: Engaging with communities Influencer outreach Telling your own story Shared content strategies and promotion Understanding and engaging with your users Increasing Your... Read more...
Killer agenda announced for PhoneGap Day EU 2015 by Jen Gray | 03 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Event, News, PhoneGap Day PhoneGap Day EU is just around the corner on May 18-19 in Amsterdam! We’re getting ready to host hundreds of PhoneGap users as well as 15+ speakers from around the globe ready to share how they’re innovating with PhoneGap and improving their mobile development.We’re excited to announce the agenda for PhoneGap Day as well as give you a sneak peek into some of the most highly anticipated agenda items: “Embedding Natively: The Hybrid Sweet Spot” – Already have native apps as part of... Read more...
PhoneGap CLI 5.0.0 Released! by Steve Gill | 28 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Release, Announcement We have just released a new version of the PhoneGap CLI 5.0.0!OS X or Linux$ npm install -g phonegapYou may need to use sudo npm install -g phonegapWindowsC:\> npm install -g phonegapRelease Highlights: Upgraded to use newly released Cordova-CLI version 5.0.0. Checkout the release blog post for more information. Cordova Android@4.0.0 has been released and pinned as the default version for new projects. This includes support for pluggable WebViews! Read about it in the Android 4.0.0 release... Read more...
PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.5 by Herm Wong | 28 Apr 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Blog, Release, News PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.5 Beta is now available!InstallationDownload and install the PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.5 Beta release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.5 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.5 for Windows Due to an issue with PhoneGap Desktop’s auto-updater, we recommend that you manually update using the download links provided above.What’s NewThis release focuses on adding auto-updates for OS X. After downloading and installing the release, all future releases will... Read more...
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...