Parse Introduces Bolts! An Open Source Library Making Building Apps Even Easier!
|Richard Harris in Programming Wednesday, February 5, 2014|
Parse Push Adds Support for GCM
The Parse Android SDK now supports using Google Cloud Messaging (GCM) to receive push notifications. This allows your Parse app to receive pushes over a connection that is shared with other apps using GCM and maximizes battery life.
Adding Third-Party Authentication to Your Web App
We’ve added a new tutorial and example code for a simple web app, "Login With GitHub”, which demonstrates how you can integrate any third party login. A live demo of this app can be found here. Check out the tutorial and browse the source code for more information.
A Fresh Take on the Quickstart Experience
We've given the Quickstart a makeover that we know you're going to love. Go check out the updates and let us know if you have any questions or feedback in the forum.
The Dirty Outlaw
Is your ParseObject dirty? Visit the blog to find out, and learn more about using isDirty to simplify your app development.
Have you ever been in a situation where you wanted to prevent users from editing one of the fields of a ParseObject? Or have you ever needed to check which field of a ParseObject has been modified? No need to worry ladies and gentlemen, it’s Parse.Object‘s dirtyKeys to the rescue!
Parse February 2014 Events
Parse and Facebook are going to be at DeveloperWeek this year and we're both hosting the official After Party on 2/20, as well as having a Bay Area Meetup on 2/19. Head over to the blog for details and to RSVP to these great events!
Are you paying more taxes than you have to as a developer or freelancer? The IRS is certainly not going to tell you about a deduction you failed to take, and your accountant is not likely to take the time to ask you about every deduction you’re entitled to. As former IRS Commissioner Mark Everson admitted, “If you don’t claim it, you don’t get it.
Get hands-on experience in performing simple to complex mobile forensics techniques Retrieve and analyze data stored not only on mobile devices but also through the cloud and other connected mediums A practical guide to leveraging the power of mobile forensics on popular mobile platforms with lots of tips, tricks, and caveats.
The Chirp GPS app is a top-ranked location sharing app available for Apple and Android that is super easy to use, and most of all, it's reliable.
Write and run code every step of the way, using Android Studio to create apps that integrate with other apps, download and display pictures from the web, play sounds, and more. Each chapter and app has been designed and tested to provide the knowledge and experience you need to get started in Android development.