In this post, I will compare and differentiate between NativeScript and Ionic. By the end of this post, you should be able to choose one framework over the other for projects.
In this tutorial, I will show you how you can hide the tabs bar for specific tabs. So by default the tab bar is displayed at the top or the bottom and when any one of the tab is clicked the view is navigated to it, but the tab bar is still displayed. There can […]
In this tutorial I will talk about how you can debug apps using tools that PhoneGap build service offers. There are platform specific tools also which you can use to debug your apps but the focus of this tutorial is to make use of the debugging tools provided by PhoneGap build service. The platform specific […]
In this tutorial, we will take a look at how you can sign your app with the PhoneGap build service. We will create a signing key and use the PhoneGap build service to sign our app. The apps built by default by the PhoneGap build service are in debug mode, such apps are not allowed to be […]
I recently found myself in need of a fairly powerful system which would handle all of my development needs, so just like anyone else I did some online research and created a shortlist of the components that I wanted in my news system. As I live in a small city none of the components we […]
In this post, we will take a look at how you can add app icons to your PhoneGap build apps. We won’t be needing any plugins for this to work. First of all, we need to create the images that we will use as the icon for our app.
There are only a few scenarios where you do not want your app to connect to the internet, but most of the time you will need your app to connect to a back end somewhere. We can enable and restrict network access in our application by whitelisting the domains that we wish to access with […]
Here we will see how you can build your apps using the PhoneGap build for a specific operating system and specific version of the operating system. This post is a part of my Free Phonegap Build beginner course and we will be using the config.xml that we created in one of the tutorials in the […]
In this tutorial I will talk about what preferences are and how to use them in a phonegap build app. Preferences allow us to configure our app, there are various configurations that can be set which we will take a look at in this post. Preferences can be set either for all the platforms you […]