Archived Blog

All the old blog posts, written from 2008 to 2017

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...

A Faster Hybrid App for the New Year

Background In case you missed it, the official release of Cordova iOS 4.0.0 was announced in December (and subsequently 4.0.1). It’s important to emphasize it not only due to it being a major version change but due to the significant app performance benefits it enables. By updating your iOS apps...

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...

Intro to Framework7

Framework7 is an HTML framework for building iOS and Android apps and one of a set of open-source libraries and solutions from iDangero.us authored by Vladimir Kharlampidi. I spent some time evaluating it recently and was pleasantly surprised to see that it now has support for Material Design as well...

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...

config.xml gets an update - part 2 !!!!!!

PLEASE NOTE NEW INFO BELOW ABOUT THE PLUGIN AND CONFIG-FILE ELEMENTS !!! The plugin changes will be deployed November, 20th 2015 at 1:00 PM PST. Hey folks, starting today some of you found out config.xml on PhoneGap Build got an update. For most users this will have no change. But...