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PhoneGap Developer App 1.7.2 Update

Hello to our users, the PhoneGap Developer App has released a new version 1.7.2. This update includes some new plugins for you to use! Installed in this update: cordova-plugin-socialsharing phonegap-plugin-barcodescanner phonegap-plugin-mobile-accessibility The cordova-plugin-socialsharing will allow developers to share content (text, links, images, etc) from their app to their Twitter, Facebook,...

PhoneGap Developer App 1.6.x Update

Hello everyone, we have updated the PhoneGap Developer App to version 1.6.x. In this version, you will find that we have updated: Cordova-iOS@4.1.1 Cordova-Android@5.0.0 Cordova-WP8@3.8.1 Added the phonegap-plugin-push@1.6.0 Push Plugin Support I would like to also highlight that we have added push support to the Developer App. There will be...

PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.12

We have released a minor update to the PhoneGap Developer app! What’s New You can now “Tap to cancel” a download. General bug fixes and enhancements. Updated following plugins: cordova-plugin-battery-status@1.1.0 cordova-plugin-camera@1.2.0 cordova-plugin-console@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-contacts@1.1.0 cordova-plugin-device@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-device-motion@1.1.1 cordova-plugin-device-orientation@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-dialogs@1.1.1 cordova-plugin-file@3.0.0 cordova-plugin-file-transfer@1.3.0 cordova-plugin-geolocation@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-globalization@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-inappbrowser@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-media@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-media-capture@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-network-information@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-statusbar@1.0.1 cordova-plugin-vibration@1.2.0 phonegap-plugin-contentsync@1.2.2 Upcoming Release...

PhoneGap App Highlight: 0h n0

0h n0 is a lovely little logic game built with PhoneGap and just won a People’s Lovie Award for mobile gaming! The app is available on Android, iOS, Windows, Chrome Web Store and also on the web. How do you play? 0h n0 follows three rules: Blue dots can see...

A hole-in-one with PhoneGap at Foursum

Built by a team of golf fanatics and engineers, Foursum is a new kind of golf app designed to move beyond the first generation of scoring and flyover apps and create a complete platform for golfers to connect, compete and improve their game. Our aim is to complement the game...

PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.5

Hello everyone, we’ve released an important update! What’s New We’ve greatly improved the autoreload speeds when you make changes to your app. This is especially helpful when dealing with apps with a large file size or have a large number of files. Install Just make sure to update the PhoneGap...

The Metrics that Matter at PhoneGap

At PhoneGap, we make decisions from user feedback. We’re known for getting out, attending conferences, hosting events, and talking to developers. This is because we care deeply for our users and work hard to hear their questions, issues, and needs. Until now, we’ve gathered this information from direct, casual conversations...

PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.4

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....

PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.3

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,...

PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.2 Release

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...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.1 Beta

Today, we’re announcing the release of the PhoneGap Desktop App beta! Easy to Use The 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,...

PhoneGap Developer App 1.4.0 Release

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...

PhoneGap Developer App 1.3.0

We hope all of our Canadian and Americian friends had a great long weekend! To help kick off the new week, we’re releasing the PhoneGap Developer App 1.3.0! What’s New Updated to Android@3.5.1 This addresses three Android security vulnerabilities that were fixed by Apache Cordova. Added support for older CLI...

PhoneGap Developer App 1.1.0 Release

The PhoneGap Developer App has now hit version 1.1.0! We’re proud to say that many of the features and fixes are a direct result of our community! We not only received plenty of positive reviews, but also submitted issues, feature requests, and pull requests! What’s New Updated to Cordova 3.5.0...

PhoneGap Developer App for Windows Phone 8

We’re excited to announce that the PhoneGap Developer App is now available on the Windows Phone Store. It not only supports Windows Phone 8, but the upcoming 8.1 update! For newcomers to the app, the PhoneGap Developer app aims to lower the barrier of entry to creating PhoneGap apps. You...

PhoneGap Developer App

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....

SceneScout: Flexibility with PhoneGap

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...

Festival app for beer lovers

Yesterday was the first day of the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) in Denver, Colorado. Those lucky enough to attend the three-day festival can make sure they don’t miss anything (or get lost) by downloading the My GABF app. Created for The Brewers Association by Adobe agency partner The1stMovment (T1M),...

Tips for Developing Apps with PhoneGap

Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race sponsors, BNY Mellon wanted to craft a hands-on app that gave race-goers the chance to feel the thrill and adrenaline of the contest, from the stern of the boat. We selected PhoneGap software to fulfill the brief as the idea of developing once and deploying...

Big Data on Small Screens

If you’ve never heard of MEASURE DHS, you’ve surely heard statistics from the more than 300 surveys the project conducts in more than 90 countries. This information about population, health, HIV, and nutrition guides both policy and humanitarian and aid programs around the world. To make this data more widely...

Appliness features PhoneGap

Appliness is the first digital magazine for web application developers. Their focus is on HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, BackBone, PhoneGap and other related technologies. This interactive magazine is created by developers for developers and has over 10,000 readers. To celebrate the launch of PhoneGap 2.0, Appliness introduced a dedicated PhoneGap section...

Questions and Myths About PhoneGap

When technology teams are making decisions of whether or not to adopt a mobile strategy revolving around PhoneGap, lots of questions arise. This is natural - investing in any technology is a big decision, and the proper course is to evaluate its strengths and weaknesses. Phonegap is a relatively new...

New Wikipedia iOS app is powered by PhoneGap

Update Apr 25: They’ve now ported it over to BlackBerry Playbook too! Check it out here. Congratulations to Wikimedia on their Wikipedia app for iOS. We’re really excited as this new app is based on the same code as their Wikipedia Android app – both are powered by PhoneGap! Since...

Mad Science with Processing.js

Let’s build a perfect scenario: You’re sitting in a dim subway station and a train goes zooming past you. Attached to the side of the train is a tall, narrow strip of LCD’s that are processing and displaying single columns of pixels of an image in a loop. As the...

Wikipedia goes Android and needs Developers

Written by: Tomasz Finc, Director of Mobile and Special Projects, Wikimedia Foundation. (See Tomasz’s original post on Wikimedia here) Over the last month, we’ve been hard at work building a Wikipedia Android app for our users and partners that prefer apps over the mobile web. It’s built with the PhoneGap...