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All the old blog posts, written from 2008 to 2017
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Recent Service Outages

What a week for PhoneGap Build! We’ve been having issues with our servers and experienced two days of extremely sluggish performance on our iOS servers, as well as on Hydration and Android servers. In the last couple days, we suffered a set of DB locks during out of office hours...

Improving Build One Step at a Time

Hey friends, We wanted to address many questions related to the PhoneGap Build service and provide a status update on our team’s progress for the last week and upcoming plans. Service Reliability: As you may have noticed, our service stability has slowly degraded over the last month. Why has this...

Status Update: March 4 - March 18, 2013

Hey Build users! We’ve been working hard on Build over the last couple weeks. The progress we’ve made should help us provide a better user experience and quality of service. Progress for March 4 - March 18: Security overhaul to patch various aspects of our system. Upgraded Xcode on all...

Status Update: Feb 5 - Feb 12, 2013

We made some great progress last week! Here’s what we were busy with last week, and what’s going to keep us busy in the coming weeks. Progress for Feb 5 - Feb 12 Finalized and deployed PhoneGap 2.3 support. Internal tools for infrastructure monitoring. We’re hoping to reuse some of...

Status Update: Jan 20 - Feb 4, 2013

Hey everyone, this post is a bit late as we were hard at work on the 2.3.0 release. We hope you’ll forgive us for our tardiness! Let’s get started! Progress for Jan 27 - Feb 4 Working on integrating PhoneGap 2.3 onto PGB Internal tools for infrastructure monitoring. We’re hoping...

Status Update: Jan 20 - Jan 26, 2013

Hey Build users! It’s time for our weekly update again. Here is what we’ve been up to. Progress for Jan 20 - Jan 26 Fixed duplicate listing of keys Handle UI issues when non-existent key is referenced Added collaborator documentation Adding GenericPush plugin. Adding FaceBook Plugin Support Over quota fix...

Status Update Jan 13 - Jan 19 2013

Hey Build users! We’ve got some exciting news. Some of you have expressed that we need to be more transparent in our progress towards improving Build, PhoneGap Build, and we plan to do just that. We’ve absorbed your awesome feedback and we’re now going to be providing weekly updates on...

Introducing Hydration

The PhoneGap Build team would like to introduce our latest feature - Hydration. So what exactly is it? It’s a tool that delivers updates directly to your device while also significantly cutting down compile times during development. We accomplish this by compiling a native binary that acts as a container...

Enhanced Icon and Splash Support

We’ve recently had a lot of discussion with users about icons and splash screens and how they make their way into apps. After some feeback we’ve revamped our icon and splash screen handling to provide a more consistent and expressive interface. Please note that you may need to update your...

Introducing Windows Phone 7 Builds

The Adobe® PhoneGap™ Build team is proud to introduce Windows® Phone 7 as our latest addition to our platform lineup. With the addition of Windows Phone 7, developers are now able to reach a new and rapidly growing market. How do I build for Windows Phone 7? Building for Windows...