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PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Achievement Unlocked by Jen Gray | 30 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Next up, Martin Kool talks about how to add achievements and leaderboards to your HTML5 game for iOS and Android. Slides available here Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Push n' Pull by Jen Gray | 25 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Do you ever wish your users were more engaged with your app? Or that you could update its content more easily? In this session Simon MacDonald, Sr. Software Engineer at Adobe, covers best practices when it comes to push notifications and gives a great overview of the new, easier to configure and use Push Plugin... Read more...
PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.4 by Tim Kim | 23 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, App, Desktop, News, Windows Phone, iOS, Android Hello everyone, we’ve released another minor update!What’s New We’ve added a Bluetooth Low-Energy plugin to the Developer App. The plugin fully supports iOS and Android, and will gracefully trigger the failure callback on Windows Phone. You can learn how to use the BLE plugin on the official GitHub repository. Bumped phonegap-plugin-contentsync@1.1.5 to help with connection timeout issues on iOS. Upcoming ReleaseIn our next release you can expect: Better connection and autoreload... Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Reframing Hybrid by Jen Gray | 22 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Our next talk comes from the founders and creators of Ionic Framework, Ben Sperry and Max Lynch. Historically, discussion around hybrid app development has focused on performance and native look and feel. While those are incredibly important topics, Max and Ben would like to reframe the conversation and focus on... Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Luck + Motion - User Growth for your App by Jen Gray | 18 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Our next talk comes from Claudio Cossio where he talks about driving user growth for your app. In 1978 Dr. James Justin wrote a book called "Chase, Chance & Creativity" where he talks about the 4 types of "chances" a researcher might find. This can be directly applied to any type of work that is based on... Read more...
PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.3 by Tim Kim | 17 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, App, Desktop, News, Windows Phone, iOS, Android Yesterday we release a minor update to the PhoneGap Developer app!What’s New Bumped phonegap-plugin-contentsync@1.1.0 to prevent the caching of content on Android and iOS. Improved error dialog when a connection fails. We no longer suggest that you upgrade the CLI, since you may be using the Desktop app. Man, that was confusing! Upcoming ReleaseWe’re already gearing up for our next release! In the upcoming release you can expect to find: Support for the third-party Bluetooth Low-Energy... Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: Making High Performance PhoneGap Apps by Jen Gray | 16 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Our next talk comes from Syd Lawrence one of the creators of Snowbuddy. Syd runs We Make Awesome Sh and during his talk he showcases some incredible apps made with PhoneGap and his top 7 tips for making high performance PhoneGap apps. Slides available here Read more...
PhoneGap Day EU 2015: PhoneGap 2014 Review by Jen Gray | 10 Jun 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, PhoneGap Day, Event, Community A big thanks to everyone who was able to make it to PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam. We'll be posting more videos from the conference so check back on our blog and Youtube channel. Michael Brooks from the PhoneGap team kicked off the conference with this session, PhoneGap 2014 Review. He takes us through release cadence and the huge focus on continuous delivery for PhoneGap including 300+ releases over the last year. Check out the slides here Read more...
Looking back at PhoneGap Day EU 2015 by Jen Gray | 29 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Event, News, PhoneGap Day The PhoneGap team was thrilled to be back in Amsterdam to celebrate PhoneGap Day EU 2015. We partnered with Web Conferences Amsterdam (the team behind Mobilism) to host hundreds of members from the PhoneGap community and some amazing speakers from around the world to talk about the latest in mobile development.The conference was held in the beautiful Het Compagnietheater right in the heart of Amsterdam and it was a packed house right from the get go.Day oneWe were thrilled to be joined by... Read more...
PhoneGap Docs Revamped by Holly Schinsky | 28 May 2015 | PhoneGap Blog, Documentation Release The PhoneGap team is excited to announce the long awaited and much needed updated to the PhoneGap Docs!We’ve completely redesigned the website and rewritten the content. The first release has focused on the Getting Started experience and more content is coming soon. Developers will be introduced to the different tools available to get up and running quickly on a mobile device using a combination of the PhoneGap Desktop, PhoneGap CLI and PhoneGap Developer tools.In the coming weeks we’ll be... Read more...