• Cloud Mobile

    Real-Time Reporting with SignalR, Kendo UI DataViz, and Icenium Part 1

    October 16, 2013 Share
    The ability to instantly deliver data to your clients is an engaging concept that has opened the web up to real-time communications, reporting, and charting. We have had options for a few years now - be it through Comet, WebSocket, SSE, or even AJAX long polling. However, support varies dramatically for each of these methods with each browser and browser version. This is where new projects such as Microsoft's open source SignalR step in. In this post we're going to talk about how to leverage the ability to instantly deliver data to multiple mobile apps simultaneously - and visualize that data with some rich charting tools available as part of Kendo UI DataViz.
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    Using Custom Cordova Plugins with the Icenium Extension for Visual Studio

    October 10, 2013 Share
    It can be difficult these days to build a hybrid mobile app without using a custom Cordova plugin. Whether it's social media integration, in-app payments, or even speech recognition - you will probably want to tie in to a native device feature that is just outside the scope of what is included with Cordova. In this post I hope to show you how you can easily add a custom plugin to your Icenium project, using the new Icenium Extension for Visual Studio.
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    Live from PhoneGap Day EU 2013

    October 01, 2013 Share
    Last week the PhoneGap team held their 2nd annual European conference in the vibrant city of Amsterdam. Appropriately named PhoneGap Day EU, this was a conference perfectly crafted for every level of hybrid mobile app developer who uses the Cordova/PhoneGap framework.
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    Announcing the Icenium Extension for Visual Studio

    September 23, 2013 Share
    Today we are announcing the release of one of the most anticipated Icenium features: Visual Studio integration! Starting now, you can build iOS and Android hybrid mobile apps directly within Visual Studio and utilize the best of what Icenium has to offer - with the Icenium Extension for Visual Studio.
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    Using the ChildBrowser Plugin in Icenium

    September 03, 2013 Share
    In this post Rob Lauer discusses how to use the ChildBrowser plugin when developing hybrid mobile apps with Icenium.