Android Push Notification: Deprecating MQTT in favor of GCM

We are pleased to announce the support for Google Cloud Messaging (GCM) for Android. We are also announcing the deprecation of current MQTT push notification service in favor of new GCM push notification service. Appcelerator Cloud Services (ACS) has been supporting MQTT based push notification service for Android devices. Google released Cloud Messaging Service (GCM) […]

ACS Admin Console Login Errors

We recently upgraded the ACS admin console authentication flow to improve performance. This change does not affect any of your existing data. If you are seeing an error page while trying to access your ACS data when clicking on the “Manage ACS” link from your “My Apps“ section, please make sure to clear your web […]

Upcoming ACS changes: user session and geo query

We try to be as transparent as possible about important changes that could impact your development. To that end, we are planning to roll out two ACS changes in next couple of months that may impact your application. Application User Session Expiration An application user session never expires today.  We are introducing the policy of […]

Node.ACS Tutorial 1: PixGrid photo uploader

After launching the Node.ACS developer preview 2 last week, we are excited to share with you some real examples of how to write a kickass Node.ACS app that connects to ACS as the data backend. We’ll be sharing several more examples in the coming weeks. Today I want to walk through a sample Node.ACS app […]

Node.ACS Developer Preview 2 is now available

I am thrilled to announce the availability of the second Node.ACS developer preview. Using Node.ACS allows you to create and publish Node.js applications to the cloud. You can create custom services that extend the functionality of ACS or simply host your existing Node.js applications on the Appcelerator Cloud. Node.ACS is fully integrated with Titanium and […]

Developer Preview: Appcelerator Custom Cloud Services (Node.ACS)

About one month ago we launched the Appcelerator Custom Cloud Service (Node.ACS) based on node.js to a small group of developers. Since then, we have received a lot of valuable feedback and incorporated it into our latest Node.ACS framework. We are delighted to announce that the developer preview is now open to the public with many new features. Sign […]


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