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PhoneGap Year in Review 2014 by Jen Gray | 19 Dec 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, News Thanks for an incredible 2014! Check out our Year in Review and don’t forget to subscribe to the PhoneGap newsletter so you never miss an update. We’re already hard at work planning exciting things to come in 2015. Read more...
PhoneGap Day US 2014: Mobify Perceived Performance in PhoneGap Apps by Jen Gray | 15 Dec 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day US. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog or Youtube channel. Our next session comes from the incredible Mobify team. Making users believe your app is fast is just as important as actual speed. Your users don’t care about the metrics behind performance — they care about how fast it feels. In this workshop we'll cover the history of perceived performance, how you can measure it and... Read more...
PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.1 Beta by Herm Wong | 11 Dec 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, App, News Today, we’re announcing the release of the PhoneGap Desktop App beta!Easy to UseThe PhoneGap Desktop App is the easiest way to get started with PhoneGap. It’s an alternative to the PhoneGap CLI, yet it uses the same libraries under-the-hood.There’s no complicated installation. You don’t need git, npm, or even node.js. We include all of the important parts for you, so that you can focus on creating your next app!We also continue to promote cross-platform love. The PhoneGap Desktop App... Read more...
New PhoneGap Build Features: new app size limits, support for external plugins, and more! by Brett Rudd @brettrudd | 09 Dec 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Build Blog The PhoneGap Build team is excited to announce some big changes all designed to make your dev life easier. Say goodbye to plugin restrictions and no more waiting for reviews and approvals.ChangesNew features: New application size limits Support for plugins from the Official Cordova Plugin Repository - plugins.cordova.io Plugins no longer must be reviewed and approved Plugins can now contain pre-compiled binaries and aren’t required to be open source licensed. Plugins can be uploaded... Read more...
PhoneGap Day US 2014: Ionic - Basically It's Totally Sweet by Jen Gray | 02 Dec 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day US. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog or Youtube channel. Our next speaker is Mike Hartington, front-end developer at Drifty and developer advocate for Ionic, taking us through a deep-dive look into Ionic Framework and how to implement it in your app development. Read more...
PhoneGap Developer App 1.4.0 Release by Tim Kim | 26 Nov 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, App, News, Windows Phone, iOS, Android Hey everyone, we’ve recently updated the PhoneGap Developer App to 1.4.0! This release updates the app with Cordova 4.0.0 and updates all of the official plugins to their latest release.What’s New updated to cordova-android@3.6.4 updated to cordova-ios@3.6.3 updated to cordova-wp8@3.6.4 updated to org.apache.cordova.battery-status@0.2.11 updated to org.apache.cordova.camera@0.3.3 updated to org.apache.cordova.console@0.2.11 updated to org.apache.cordova.contacts@0.2.14 updated to... Read more...
PhoneGap Day US 2014: Enterprise - Not Just a Dirty Word Anymore by Jen Gray | 20 Nov 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day US. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog or Youtube channel. First up, we have Bruce Lefebvre, Computer Scientist at Adobe, introducing the Adobe Experience Manager and PhoneGap integration. Imagine being able to manage your application's lifecycle as well as understand how your app is performing from one single user interface? PhoneGap Enterprise gives you better insight into how users are... Read more...
PhoneGap CLI 3.6.3 by Michael Brooks | 13 Nov 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Release The PhoneGap CLI has received a big update! It’s now aligned more closely with Cordova and supports all of Cordova’s features and commands. It also resolves a large number of inconsistencies and issues that emerged over the past year.As always, you can install the PhoneGap CLI with:# OS X / Linux $ sudo npm install -g phonegap # Windows C:\> npm install -g phonegapAnd you can update the PhoneGap CLI with:# OS X / Linux $ sudo npm update -g phonegap # Windows C:\> npm update -g... Read more...
Windows Universal App Porting Challenge by Ryan Lowdermilk | 04 Nov 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, Guest Post I’m excited to announce our Windows Universal App Porting Challenge for all U.S. PhoneGap developers. Take your Google Play Store or Apple Store app, port it to a Windows Universal App and submit it to our Windows and Windows Phone Store for a chance to win. First prize is a Surface Pro 3 w/ Type Cover AND a Nokia Lumia 1520 Second place is a Surface Pro 3 w/ Type Cover Third place is a Nokia Lumia 1520 The grand prize is $1,000,000 in unmarked bills. The previous sentence is not true.How... Read more...
Recapping PhoneGap Day US 2014 by Jen Gray | 02 Nov 2014 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Blog, Event, News, PhoneGap Day It’s only been a week and we’re already feeling a little nostalgic for PhoneGap Day US 2014. Thanks to everyone who made it out! It was truly incredible meeting all of you and hearing all the great things you’re doing with PhoneGap. This year we switched things up a bit and held our 4th annual PhoneGap Day US at Dogpatch Studios in San Francisco, CA. From an amazing speaker line up to a pub mixer to end the event, we hope you walked away with some valuable content and connections.Here... Read more...