• Cloud Mobile

    Is This Thing On? (Part 1)

    April 23, 2013 Share
    The growth of technologies like local storage, and the exposure of certain device APIs — like the camera or geolocation — to the browser (or to a hybrid application) has had an interesting side effect on web developers: the growing need to check the connectivity state of the client. Regardless of the reason or device - if you're working on web, mobile web or hybrid mobile applications, odds are very high that you will run into the need to check connectivity state on your current or next project. Lets take a look at some of the APIs available to help you.
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    Diving Into Icenium Graphite - Part 3 of 3

    April 18, 2013 Share
    The third and final part of our Diving Into Icenium Graphite series is going to focus on rounding out our knowledge of the Graphite IDE and looking more closely at some fantastic features baked into Icenium. We're also going to look at the occasionally confusing, often maddening, provisioning and code signing processes - and finally, show you how to publish your app on the Apple App Store and Google Play.
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    Push Notifications With Cordova & Icenium

    April 17, 2013 Share
    Push notifications are messages sent from an application server to a specific device using the vendor infrastructure. Typically, push notifications are used to notify an application to update its data. For example, push notifications are sent when a feed has been updated, a message has been received, or a new appointment has been made.
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    Diving Into Icenium Graphite - Part 2 of 3

    April 11, 2013 Share
    Part two of the series is going to focus less on what Graphite is and more about what you can do with Graphite. Together we are going to develop a hybrid mobile app that you could publish to the Apple App Store and Google Play.
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    Diving Into Icenium Graphite - Part 1 of 3

    April 05, 2013 Share
    As a new user of Icenium, you probably want to start writing some code and developing the next great hybrid mobile application. Luckily for you, there are two IDE options that ship as part of Icenium: Graphite and Mist. While Mist is a lightweight HTML5-based IDE (run from your browser), Graphite is a full desktop application usable by Windows and Mac (via Parallels or VMWare).