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Sample Masonry Layout in a Mobile App (Cordova/AngularJS/Ionic)

May 22, 2014By 0 Comments
Sample Masonry Layout in a Mobile App (Cordova/AngularJS/Ionic)

If you’re looking for a fun useful layout library for your mobile apps then you should check out the Masonry grid system library. This layout is what is used on the Pinterest site, as well as many others you’ve probably come across daily and just may not have been aware that a special layout technique […]

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Introducing the PhoneGap Developer App

April 22, 2014By 1 Comment
Introducing the PhoneGap Developer App

If you haven’t heard yet, there’s a new PhoneGap Developer App available for testing your PhoneGap apps quickly. Using this new app, you can quickly test and code changes to your app from your desktop/laptop and see those changes reflected on your device immediately without having to rebuild, reinstall or code sign it through the […]

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3 Cordova CLI Changes You Should Know About

February 10, 2014By 7 Comments
3 Cordova CLI Changes You Should Know About

If you’re using the Cordova CLI (command line interface) to create Cordova/PhoneGap projects, then you should be aware of some recent tool updates that help make things easier when you update to this latest version (Cordova CLI version 3.3.1-0.3.1). Here are some changes I specifically want to highlight: The config.xml file is created in the […]

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PhoneGap – Icons and Splash Screens Help

September 12, 2013By 43 Comments
PhoneGap – Icons and Splash Screens Help

If you’re using the PhoneGap 3.0 CLI to build your applications there may be some confusion around where and how to set your icons and splash screens. It may appear that you can just specify them in your project’s root www folder since the default config.xml generated by the tool has them specified in there, […]

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Tutorial: Implement Push Notifications in your PhoneGap Application

July 17, 2013By 136 Comments
Tutorial: Implement Push Notifications in your PhoneGap Application

In this tutorial you will implement push notifications in your PhoneGap application. You will learn the following: An overview of the push notification handling process How to use the PushPlugin supported by PhoneGap Build An overview of the PushPlugin APIs How to register your application to receive push notifications How to use a simple node […]

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Tutorial: Android Push Notifications with PhoneGap

October 25, 2012By 99 Comments
Tutorial: Android Push Notifications with PhoneGap

My last post covered push notifications with PhoneGap on Apple devices, but I also wanted to cover push notifications with PhoneGap on Android for those developing cross platform applications. I found that I was able to get my notifications working much faster on Android comparatively. Google Cloud Messaging Android push notifications are available via the […]

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