iOS

3 Cordova CLI Changes You Should Know About

February 10, 2014By 0 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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New PhoneGap Push Notification Service – Puship (with free tier)

October 4, 2013By 2 Comments
New PhoneGap Push Notification Service – Puship (with free tier)

One of my blog readers (thanks Fede!) notified me of a new push notification service that integrates with PhoneGap called Puship. I wanted to write a quick post about it to make others aware. You can use this service to send push notifications for Android, iOS, Windows Phone and BlackBerry. They are currently in beta […]

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PhoneGap – Icons and Splash Screens Help

September 12, 2013By 35 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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Geo-based Push Notifications with PhoneGap and Pushwoosh

December 11, 2012By 3 Comments
Geo-based Push Notifications with PhoneGap and Pushwoosh

Recently I blogged about sending push notifications via the Pushwoosh service and specifically with PhoneGap applications. While working with the service I noticed it had something built in for setting up geozones for your push notifications (aka: geofencing). If you’re not familiar with this term, it’s basically the ability to send push notifications to a […]

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Tutorial: Embed PhoneGap as a Subview in your Native iOS Application

November 15, 2012By 42 Comments
Tutorial: Embed PhoneGap as a Subview in your Native iOS Application

Something cool that many mobile developers (and particularly native developers) might not be aware of at this point, is the option to use PhoneGap (aka Cordova) as a component within your mobile application, as a web “subview” of a whole native application where you want to render HTML/JS content and/or interact with the PhoneGap APIs. […]

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PhoneGap/Cordova Template/Tutorial for Sharing Code Between Platforms

July 16, 2012By 5 Comments
PhoneGap/Cordova Template/Tutorial for Sharing Code Between Platforms

Sometimes the hardest part of trying a new technology is the initial configuration process. This post is intended to help developers in getting started with PhoneGap more quickly cross-platform. I’m working on some pre-configured project templates and the first one is included with this post. Basic PhoneGap Project Template This first template contains preset project […]

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PhoneGap and iOS – www folder creation tip

May 16, 2012By 1 Comment
PhoneGap and iOS – www folder creation tip

When building your first PhoneGap (aka Cordova) project using XCode, there’s something to be aware of that could potentially cause confusion so I wanted to address it quickly with a post. First of all, to get started with PhoneGap and iOS, you can follow the detailed instructions here. This post is meant to supplement these […]

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