Archived Blog

All the old blog posts, written from 2008 to 2017

PhoneGap 2017 Roadmap

Since 2017 has kicked off, we wanted to take a moment to share what we have planned for you! We think this year is especially exciting because PhoneGap will be taking major steps toward our mission while remaining true to our philosophy. Our focus has always been to help you...

A fond farewell to the Crosswalk project.

In 2011 the Android browser was in a sad state. It was lacking in modern features and not keeping pace with the WebKit project or the Chrome browser on Android. Developers had to treat every Android WebView differently because of vast differences in available JavaScript APIs, CSS property syntax and...

Announcing PhoneGap Day EU 2017

It’s that time of year again! The PhoneGap team is headed back to Amsterdam for PhoneGap Day EU 2017. Come join us and Cordova/PhoneGap community for a full day of hands-on workshops and a one-day conference May 18-19, 2017. We’ve announced a few speakers and workshop topics over on the...

PhoneGap Desktop App 0.4.2

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...

Interning with the PhoneGap Team Pt. 2

Intro Hello! My name is Sterling, I’m an Aspiring Android Developer. I was ecstatic when I received an offer from Adobe to intern as part of the PhoneGap Team. It’s a unique opportunity for me because I’m a big believer in the importance of mobile development from a global and...