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Dash for offline API reference with Stack Overflow fallback

Online documentation is always up to date, but it can also be slow-ish. We use JSDuck, which preloads the full API reference. Great once it’s loaded, but frustrating when you’re in a flow, just need to look up when Ti.UI.Window.url was removed and then have to wait for a whopping 19MB to finish downloading. Meet […]

Appcelerator Arrow Two-Factor Authentication

Background Mobile phone two-factor authentication is the identification of a user by means of the combination of two different components, namely the user’s login credentials (username and password) and a code sent to the user’s mobile phone via SMS. Appcelerator Arrow makes it very easy to add two-factor authentication to your mobile apps. This post […]

The Week in Mobile: January 31 – February 6, 2016

Alphabet and Apple battle for most valuable company, Google Play boots ad blockers, WhatsApp surpasses 1 billion users and more Each week we round up the top news stories, think pieces and other content that centers on the fast-paced, quickly changing world of mobile technology. We tell you which companies are employing clever mobile strategies, […]

Using Stack Overflow effectively

Last month we archived our old Q&A’s and embraced Stack Overflow for community support. We’ve seen a significant increase of #appcelerator questions and answers as both users and our own engineers compete to be in the top answerers and improve their reputation. To make the most of Stack Overflow I’d like to give some tips […]

Your Very Own MBaaS: How to Move from Parse to Appcelerator Arrow

Well, we know the bad news: Parse is shutting down. This tweet sums up the feelings of plenty of devs: The good news? Appcelerator Arrow has you covered. Whether you need data storage, APIs, push notifications, mobile analytics, or all of the above, we’ve got it. Jump into a free trial and see for yourself. […]

The Week in Mobile: January 24-30, 2016

Apple profits climb to $18.4B, Facebook shuts down Parse, BMW adds IFTTT to the driving experience and more Each week we round up the top news stories, think pieces and other content that centers on the fast-paced, quickly changing world of mobile technology. We tell you which companies are employing clever mobile strategies, illuminate new […]

From Flip Phones to the Future: A Look at Capitol Broadcasting Company’s Mobile Success

Like many leading news television and radio organizations, Capitol Broadcasting Company (CBC), turned to mobile as a key engine for audience engagement and growth. Unlike others, they started the move during the flip-phone era. In fact, CBC has been squarely focused on emerging platforms—from radio to television to web to mobile—since its founding in 1937 […]

The Week in Mobile: January 17-23, 2016

Super Bowl experience is enhanced by mobile, Facebook tests new in-app browser, Google launches Android Pay Promotion and more Each week we round up the top news stories, think pieces and other content that centers on the fast-paced, quickly changing world of mobile technology. We tell you which companies are employing clever mobile strategies, illuminate […]
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