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WebVR and PhoneGap

I attended the “WebVR Ecosystem and API Update” meetup held on May 25th, 2016, in Google’s San Francisco offices (which are near Mozilla’s) overlooking the Bay Bridge. The WebVR event is usually held once a year and it was sponsored by both Google and Microsoft. The event was $10 per...

PhoneGap Europe tour

The PhoneGap team hittin’ the road again. This time in Europe! So all our European PhoneGap friends, come join us! We’re going to be presenting at a few conferences and hosting some awesome local meetups. If you’re going to be in the area, we’d love to see you! DotJS -...

PhoneGap Push Plugin 1.9.0

We haven’t done a post regarding phonegap-plugin-push for awhile, but we have just released version 1.9.0! Along with bug fixes and general improvements there are three main things you should know about: Default SENDER_ID CocoaPod Support Force Start for Android Default SENDER_ID In order to add the push plugin to...

PhoneGap Desktop 0.4.1 Released

This release fixes some issues when previewing your app on the latest version of the PhoneGap Developer App (1.7.5+). You should now be able to connect without any issues! We also added a minor fix for our Windows users that download the app using the zip archive. There is an...

PhoneGap Desktop 0.4.0 Released!

We’re happy to announce the release of PhoneGap Desktop 0.4.0, with support for PhoneGap templates! These templates help you build apps quickly with popular features like Push Notifications, Augmented Reality and frameworks like React and Framework7. We’ve also included and recommend our PhoneGap Star Track template for those who want...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.3.5

PhoneGap Desktop 0.3.5 contains a hotfix for an issue where the previewed project was not refreshing / updating properly in the PhoneGap Developer App. For a full list of changes made, see the CHANGELOG below. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs:...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.3.4

PhoneGap Desktop 0.4.2 contains several bug fixes and some minor UI enhancements. For a full list of changes made, see the CHANGELOG below. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs: Install on OS X Install on Windows What’s New For those interested...

PhoneGap Push Plugin 1.8.0

We haven’t done a post regarding phonegap-plugin-push for awhile, but we have just released version 1.8.0! Along with bug fixes and general improvements we have also introduced support for the browser platform. To test this out you can use the PhoneGap push template to get set up quickly. $ phonegap...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.3.4

PhoneGap Desktop 0.3.4 contains several bug fixes and a workflow change to the auto-updater for OSX PhoneGap Desktop users. For a full list of changes made, see the CHANGELOG below. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs: Install on OS X Install...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.3.3

PhoneGap Desktop 0.3.3 is a maintenance release that includes updates to the latest versions of the connect-phonegap & phonegap-cli dependencies. For a full list of changes made, see the CHANGELOG below. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs: Install on OS X...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.3.2

PhoneGap Desktop 0.3.2 is addresses an issue with plugins not loading in the browser platform and several bug fixes. See the CHANGELOG below for more details. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs: Install on OS X Install on Windows What’s New...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.3.1

PhoneGap Desktop 0.3.1 addresses an issue where some users could not get past the loading screen. We would like to thank our community for helping us test this fix. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs: Install on OS X Install on...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.3.0

PhoneGap Desktop 0.3.0 is here! A major feature has been added to PhoneGap Desktop. We’ve added Browser Platform support; which means you now have the option to preview your projects in the web browser on your computer. We also managed to fix a few bugs and add some small enhancements:...

PhoneGap Push Plugin 1.6.0

It’s been a couple of months but we’ve just released version 1.6.0 of phonegap-plugin-push. The big changes this time around have to do with Action Button support. Numerous issues and improvements were made to the Action Buttons. For instance, specifying an icon on Android is now optional. Clicking on an...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.2.3

We had to release an emergency fix with PhoneGap Desktop 0.2.3. We had an issue where PhoneGap Desktop 0.2.2 would not connect properly with the PhoneGap Developer App. From our investigation it looked like Electron 0.36.0 (used in PhoneGap Desktop 0.2.2) had some type of incompatibility with our code base....

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.2.2

We’re releasing PhoneGap Desktop App 0.2.2. This release includes a fix for the EADDRINUSE :::3000 issue and also adds an auto-update feature for our OSX users. OSX users will begin to get auto-updates when updating from version 0.2.2 to 0.2.3; for the 0.2.2 release, you will need to manually update....

The PhoneGap Team is Hiring!

We’re looking for a Product Manager to join the Adobe PhoneGap team! PhoneGap Product Manager The Adobe PhoneGap team is looking for an experienced Product Manager to help guide us in building the best mobile tools for enabling developers to build amazing apps. Do you relish the opportunity to make...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.2.1

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.2.1 is now available! This release enables the Desktop App to display multiple IP addresses when the client has multiple public adapters. See #494 for screen shots of how it will appear. The next time that you launch the PhoneGap Desktop App, you’ll see an update notification....

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 Desktop App 0.2.0

We’re releasing PhoneGap Desktop App 0.2.0. For everyone who is running an older version you’ll see a banner like this: You’ll need to manually update to 0.2.0. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs: Install on OS X Install on Windows What’s...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.11

The PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.11 is now available. This is a maintenance release that uses npm v3.3.3 to build the PhoneGap Desktop. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs: Install on OS X Install on Windows Note: If you have an issue...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.10

The PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.10 is now available. This is a maintenance release that upgrades to Node v4.0 and adds support for the latest PhoneGap Developer App 1.5.5. Installation You can install the latest version of the PhoneGap Desktop App from our docs: Install on OS X Install on Windows...

PhoneGap Day US 2016 - Save the Date

Save the date! PhoneGap Day US 2016 is coming to Utah on January 29th (with workshops on January 28th). We’ll be hosting hundreds of you at the beautiful Adobe office in Lehi, Utah. We’re already planning brand new content all dedicated to arming you with everything you need to make...

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...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.9

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.9 is all about analytics. We’ve fixed up some of the data tracking and added Google Analytics support. Installation Download and install PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.9 Beta release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.9 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.9 for Windows Note: If you...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.8

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.8 mostly consists of minor code clean up and maintenance related issues. Installation Download and install PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.8 Beta release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.8 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.8 for Windows Note: If you have an issue with PhoneGap Desktop’s...

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,...

Looking back at PhoneGap Day EU 2015

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...

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...

PhonGap Desktop App 0.1.7

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. Installation Download 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 Note: If...

PhonGap Desktop App 0.1.6

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.6 Beta is now available! Installation Download 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 Note: If you have an issue with PhoneGap Desktop’s auto-updater, we recommend that you manually update...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.5

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.5 Beta is now available! Installation Download 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 Note: Due to an issue with PhoneGap Desktop’s auto-updater, we recommend that you manually update...

Announcements for PhoneGap Day EU 2015

We’re getting ready for PhoneGap Day EU 2015 in Amsterdam next month on May 18-19 and we have some exciting announcements. First up, we are beyond thrilled to have Ionic’s creators and Drifty Co. founders, Max and Ben, join us for PhoneGap Day EU. The AngularJS based Ionic Framework has...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.4

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.4 Beta is now available! Installation Download and install the PhoneGap Desktop App Beta 0.1.4 release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.4 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.4 for Windows Anyone already using the app will receive an update notification within the app. If you...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.3

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.3 Beta is now available! Installation Download and install the PhoneGap Desktop App Beta 0.1.3 release: OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.3 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.3 for Windows Note: Anyone already using the app will receive an update notification within the app. What’s...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.1.2

Last week, we quietly updated the PhoneGap Desktop app to Beta 0.1.2! Installation Good news everyone! The PhoneGap Desktop app now ships with an installer for OS X and Windows! OS X: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.2 for OS X Windows: Download PhoneGap Desktop 0.1.2 for Windows What’s New The major...

PhoneGap CLI 4.2.0

The PhoneGap CLI 4.2.0 is now available for download! OS X or Linux $ npm install -g phonegap You may need to use sudo npm install -g phonegap Windows C:\> npm install -g phonegap There’s been a lot of changes to both PhoneGap and the underlining Cordova engine, so let’s...

PhoneGap Year in Review 2014

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.

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 Day US Announcements

PhoneGap Day US is just around the corner on October 23rd and 24th in San Francisco and we’d like to announce some details about the upcoming event! Sponsors We’re proud to announce this year’s premier sponsors will include: Microsoft, Mozilla, Google, Amazon, Intel, Telerik, Ionic, Drifty and Mobify! We’re thrilled...

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 Day EU Sept 26 in Berlin

Hey everyone! It’s that time again: PhoneGap Day EU! This year we’ve moved the event to Berlin on September 26. PhoneGap has grown significantly these past years with many thousands of developers publishing apps on all the stores. We’d like to invite you to join us and share in the...

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 Team is Hiring

Adobe’s PhoneGap team is looking for 3 people to join our team! Have a read below for 3 roles we’re looking to fill: PhoneGap Marketing Manager Security / DevOps Engineer Front End Engineer PhoneGap Marketing Manager The PhoneGap team at Adobe is looking for a full-time marketing and community specialist...

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....

Introducing PhoneGap for the Enterprise

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...

PhoneGap and Adobe Leading the Way

Great news! Two reports were recently published by Gartner that demonstrate what we’ve long been working toward – Adobe, with PhoneGap in particular, is a leader in the mobile app development space. The first Gartner report, “Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms”, is an assessment of the major vendors...

A Look Back at PhoneGap Day US 2013

Another one for the record books! The PhoneGap and PhoneGap Build teams travelled to Portland, OR to release Adobe PhoneGap 3.0 as well as celebrate with the community at our 3rd annual PhoneGap Day US! We had a great time at the Leftbank Annex hearing from an amazing line-up of...

PhoneGap 3.0 FAQ

Since we released PhoneGap 3.0, we’ve received a lot of positive feedback from the community. Thanks guys! We’ve also received some great questions, so we’ve compiled this FAQ to help clear things up. Q. When will we start to see iOS7 support? A. The very same day that Apple ships...

Adobe PhoneGap 3.0 Released

Today we’re celebrating the launch of PhoneGap 3.0 at PhoneGap Day in Portland, OR! We couldn’t have done it without the entire PhoneGap/Apache Cordova community working together to hit this major milestone. Thank you for all for your hard work! Here’s our official announcement: Adobe PhoneGap 3.0 Released at 3rd...

Celebrate PhoneGap Day US 2013

We’re excited to announce our 3rd Annual PhoneGap Day! On Friday July 19th, we’re celebrating PhoneGap Day at The LeftBank Annex in Portland, Oregon. What’s it all about? PhoneGap Day is one part conference and one part celebration where you’ll meet and mingle with like-minded people interested in PhoneGap and...

Firebase Adds PhoneGap Integration

Many developers have been using Firebase in their PhoneGap applications since our beta launch nearly a year ago. We know many of you encountered some rough edges, so we’ve put a lot of work into making sure the experience of developing with PhoneGap and Firebase is a smooth one. Today,...

PhoneGap 2.4.0 Released

We have just released PhoneGap 2.4.0! Thanks to everyone who worked so hard to get this release out. In this release, the community tackled a ton of bug fixes. View the 2.4.0 commits in the changelog on GitHub. For iOS specific details, you can also check out Shazron Abdullah’s blog...

PhoneGap 2.3.0 Released

We have just released PhoneGap 2.3.0! Thanks to everyone who worked so hard to get this release out! In this release we are excited to announce full support for Windows Phone 8. Thanks to Microsoft for their major contributions to Apache Cordova. You can view more details about PhoneGap and...

PhoneGap Community Roundup – December 2012

Below is the December addition of our PhoneGap Community Release Notes. Thank you to everyone who contributed. If you’re organizing a PhoneGap event, speaking on PhoneGap, writing a blog post or have something to share, please add it to the release notes on Github. We’ll be posting the round up...

Introducing the PhoneGap Developer Directory

One of the most popular questions we get asked is “How do I find a PhoneGap Developer?” Now we’ve got a tool to help you: Introducing the PhoneGap Developer Directory! We hope the Directory can be a way to connect talented PhoneGap developers with new projects and community events. Register...

PhoneGap 2.3.0rc2 Released

We have just released PhoneGap 2.3.0rc2! You can download the release by clicking here for a direct download or by going to our GitHub page. Please take some time to test this release candidate with your applications. The official 2.3.0 release will be available later this week pending no major...

PhoneGap Community Roundup – October 2012

Earlier this year we started the PhoneGap Community Release Notes. Thank you to everyone who contributed. If you’re organizing a PhoneGap event, speaking on PhoneGap or writing a blog post, please add it to the release notes on Github. We’ll be posting the round up from each month and below...

PhoneGap 2.2.0 Released

We have just released PhoneGap 2.2.0! Thanks to everyone who worked so hard to get this release out! In this release we are proud to announce support for Windows 8. You can now take your PhoneGap apps to the Windows Store, and reach newly released Windows 8 and Windows RT...

Device Wall – The Hack Begins!

We’ve started brain storming for some projects that utilize our device wall here in the Adobe Vancouver office. We have lots of cool ideas, but before we can get on those, we have to start with some basic stuff. Our first project is a device inventory system, which keeps track...

Test the Web Forward with PhoneGap

Hello there, we may have already met, but let me introduce myself. My name is Michael Brooks and I’m a core contributor to PhoneGap and Apache Cordova. I’m going to take a stab in the dark and bet that you’re a PhoneGap and mobile application developer. Together we make a...

PhoneGap Build is Launched!

Adobe is proud to officially launch PhoneGap Build! The PhoneGap framework allows developers to build native mobile applications using the standard web tech: HTML, CSS and JavaScript. With the PhoneGap Build service, you can ease the development process by conveniently uploading assets or referencing a GitHub repo. Then, PhoneGap Build...

PhoneGap 2.1.0 Released

We have just released PhoneGap 2.1.0! Thanks to everyone who worked so hard to get this release out! This release focuses on fixing existing bugs that arose after the last release. PhoneGap iOS has been fully migrated to use Automatic Reference Counting (ARC). Checkout Shazron’s blog about changes in Cordova...

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...

PhoneGap Community Roundup – July 2012

A few months ago we started the PhoneGap Community Release Notes. Thank you to everyone who contributed. If you’re organizing a PhoneGap event, speaking on PhoneGap or writing a blog post, please add it to the release notes on Github. We’ll be posting the round up from each month and...

Fill out our Mobile Dev Survey

We’re studying the everyday work processes and tool choices of mobile developers and want to hear from you! We’re interested in a wide range of perspectives, from experienced PhoneGap developers to people who haven’t tried PhoneGap yet. All programming languages and levels of expertise are welcome. How to Participate We’re...

Adobe PhoneGap 2.0 Released

Today we’re celebrating the launch of PhoneGap 2.0 at PhoneGap Day in Portland! Thank you to the whole PhoneGap/Apache Cordova community for working toward this major milestone. Your time and expertise is greatly appreciated and we’ll be toasting your efforts today! Here’s our official announcement: Adobe PhoneGap 2.0 Released at...

PhoneGap Site gets a Facelift

We’ve just unveiled some awesome new updates to the PhoneGap site. These updates include improved support for responsive design, an improved sitemap, and a more stable infrastructure. Responsive Design We have rethought our site’s user experience and rewrote our stylesheet from the ground up to feature a better responsive design....

New PhoneGap Swag for PhoneGap Day

Coming to PhoneGap Day this Friday? We’ve got some awesome new swag items for all attendees. Here are some pictures to show you what we are going to be giving away! Attendees will be receiving a PhoneGap themed bag, along with a trio of stickers (PhoneGap logo, PhoneGap Build logo,...

PhoneGap 2.0.0rc1 Released!

We have just released the first release candidate (RC) for PhoneGap 2.0.0. We’re really excited about this major milestone for the PhoneGap project! A changelog can be found within the download. For those of you wanting to be a step ahead, download and run 2.0.0rc1 on your machines. If you...

Adobe PhoneGap named “Champion” by Info-Tech Research Group

Adobe PhoneGap was recognized as a “Champion” by Info-Tech Research Group in its 2012 Vendor Landscape: Mobile Development Platforms. Evaluated against four competitors in the Mobile Development Platform market, Info-Tech Research Group placed PhoneGap in the top-right Champion quadrant. According to Info-Tech Research Group, Champions receive high scores for most...

Limited time offer on PG Day US Tickets

Good news! Thanks to generous sponsorship from our friends at Intel, we’re lowering the price of PhoneGap Day tickets. We are now offering tickets for PhoneGap day for only $50! Purchase your tickets quick as these tickets will definitely sell out. For people who have already purchased tickets, look for...

Adobe PhoneGap named Best Cross-Platform Development Tool by CodeProject

We’re excited to announce that Adobe PhoneGap was named Best Cross-Platform Development Tool by CodeProject’s 2012 Members Choice Awards! CodeProject, one of the world’s largest independent online developer communities, present awards to the best development products and tools based on votes by their members. CodeProject.com members were asked to nominate...

PhoneGap and The Facebook Mobile Hack Roadshow

Last month, I represented the PhoneGap team at the Facebook Mobile Hack Roadshow events happening around the world. From March 12-29, I visited 5 different countries – Israel, Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea and Japan – and talked about PhoneGap with established and emerging developer communities. Each event had a...

Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 supports PhoneGap Build

We’re really excited to announce the support of PhoneGap Build in Adobe Dreamweaver CS6! By incorporating Build, users will have a more streamlined, up-to-date, and stable development environment. Author HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript-based applications with ease. Log into PhoneGap Build via the PhoneGap Build Service Panel (Site > PhoneGap Build)...

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...

Where to find us in April

The PhoneGap team is off to more conferences and meet ups in April. Check out where we’re headed: JSConf (Scottsdale), Apr 2-3. We’re stoked to be a sponsor of JSConf! We’re also sending some of our PhoneGap team to the conference. Have a beer and talk PhoneGap with Brian LeRoux,...

PhoneGap's new Device Wall

The Device Wall was born from a simple question: How can we create a test lab for past, current, and future mobile device technology? From this question sprang the Device Wall. Its physical platform provides Adobe’s Vancouver office an armature to archive phones, tablets and hybrid mobile devices that come...

Introducing Cordova-JS

A lot of exciting things have happened in the past six months or so: my former employer Nitobi got acquired by Adobe and our team of about 18 more or less got split right down the middle. Half are now settling into San Francisco, while the rest (me included) are holding down the...

Where to find us in Feb + March

In between working hard on Phonegap, we’re hitting up some events and showing our support to the community too. Here’s where you can find us: Mobile World Congress (Barcelona) - Feb 26-Mar 1 Andre Charland, Dave Johnson, and Colene Chow will be at the Adobe booth representing PhoneGap. You can...

PhoneGap Docs now in French

La version française de la doc PhoneGap est en ligne! We’re really excited to welcome PhoneGap Docs translated into French. Huge thanks and credit goes to Alan Allegret who translated all three docs – 1.1.0, 1.2.0, 1.3.0! Along with these new French PhoneGap docs, we also have docs translated to...

PhoneGap for Windows Phone: Getting Started

Yesterday, we announced the release of PhoneGap 1.3.0. This early holiday present included many improvements, new features and bug fixes across many platforms. One of the most exciting parts of PhoneGap 1.3 is the full support of Windows Phone, including the full PhoneGap API and Windows Phone Getting Started Guide....

The ADC presents PhoneGap APIs II

Adobe Developer Evangelist Kevin Hoyt has released new videos covering more PhoneGap APIs. In these step-by-step videos he covers how to use the Connection, Contacts and Device APIs. * PhoneGap: Connection API* - PhoneGap’s Connection API can detect your mobile device’s Internet connection. Kevin explains how to use this to...

The ADC presents PhoneGap APIs

Adobe Developer Evangelist Kevin Hoyt continues his PhoneGap series with a new set of videos. Here he covers the APIs available to you and how to use them. PhoneGap: Accelerometer API - Kevin shows you how to employ mobile-specific sensors like the accelerometer into your apps. PhoneGap: Camera API -...

The ADC presents PhoneGap

The Adobe Developer Connection (ADC) is your source for technical articles and how-to videos that cover Adobe developer products and technologies. Recently, they launched a new PhoneGap series with Adobe Developer Evangelist Kevin Hoyt. The first three videos of the series give an introduction to PhoneGap as well as how...

Where to find us in November

We’re nearing the end of the year but we still have time to squeeze in some road trips! We’ll be at the following conferences and events in November: November 5 - W3C Offline Apps Workshop (Redwood City) Fil Maj & Michael Brooks will be speaking on “Widget Packaging and XML...

Day 1: Nitobi joins Adobe

We’re excited to announce that Adobe’s acquisition of Nitobi closed today! The Nitobi team is looking forward to joining Adobe and with their support, continue to work on simplifying cross-platform mobile development via the PhoneGap project. We can’t wait to work on it full-time! As part of that process, Nitobi...

PhoneGap Build: Pricing Plans Update

A couple of weeks ago, when we moved PhoneGap Build into public beta, we announced some preliminary pricing plans for the service. We received a lot of great feedback, via email, on our blog, and through Get Satisfaction, and we’ve updated the plans to reflect that feedback. The biggest change...

Nitobi and PhoneGap’s new home at Adobe

This is a very exciting time in the industry and for our team. However, it’s also a time of great change which is often met with skepticism and possibly some fear. Let’s get to the point: PhoneGap and all the code that makes it awesome is staying free and open...

Nitobi enters into Acquisition Agreement with Adobe

We have exciting news to share—we’re being acquired by Adobe! Adobe has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Nitobi (including PhoneGap and PhoneGap Build). This was officially announced today at Adobe’s MAX 2011 technology Conference in Los Angeles. What does this mean for us? This acquisition will allow Nitobi...

Nitobi enters into Acquisition Agreement with Adobe

Today we’re excited to announce that we have entered into a definitive agreement with Adobe Systems Incoporated for Nitobi, including PhoneGap and PhoneGap Build. Here’s the news: Adobe Announces Agreement to Acquire Nitobi, Creator of PhoneGap Open Source HTML5 Mobile App Platform Accelerates Adobe’s HTML5 and Web Standards Strategy LOS...