One of the most requested Chatter features in Summer ’15 is the ability to edit posts and comments. While it’s an awesome feature in its own right, I discovered a delightful side effect while testing its API: you can write just a few lines of Apex code to preserve @mentions in triggers. The Problem: Mentions […]
Or quick tips on how to implement your own inputLookup Salesforce ligthning component Salesforce Spring '15 release brought some brand new components ready to be used in your lightning apps. One of the missing components that could be useful for your apps is the input lookup component. The idea is to use a typeahead input field. We […]
Introduction This blog post is second in the Learning Salesforce Integration series, a continuation of An Introduction: Integrating with the Salesforce Force.com Platform. Talking more about SOAP API, we understand that it is one way that allows us to build inbound web services (WS) using minimum customization within Salesforce. That means the client application needs to import the […]
Learn how to associate an Electric Imp device with a specific Salesforce user, and create custom object and Case records from the Electric Imp agent.
We all hate traffic. We all hate commuting. But what is most distressing is the sheer number of hours we spend traveling to and from an office, often with little or no productivity. As an avid telecommuter, it’s clear to me that there are definitely better ways to spend my time than having my blood […]
Aura framework is an open-source UI web framework from Salesforce. Lightning Components framework is built on top of Aura framework. In this blog you'll learn how to install an Aura framework based Tic-tac-toe app on Heroku.
One of the most common questions I get when working with iOS developers is How do I add the Salesforce Mobile SDK for iOS to my existing project? The good news is that it is much easier than you think. I just wrote a tutorial on how to do it.
Caribbean Call Center to Force.com MVP A Forced Career Change Leads to Mastering Force.com Just a few short years ago, Clara Pérez was working in the only job she could find at the time – at a call center in her home country of the Dominican Republic. At the urging of a friend, she learned […]
In part 1, Nadeem Aboobaker talked about how the BART Backtracker mobile web app (www.bartbacktracker.com) came to be. In part 2, he talks about how he created the app. It's Alive! After finally coming up with the idea for BART Backtracker, I figured the hardest part was behind me and all I had to do […]
Cloud. Mobile. Big Data. Data Science. Internet of Things (IoT). We know that these trends are harnessing ubiquitous technological power to connect to nearly everything - bringing a world of opportunity for businesses to build apps that connect employees, partners, data, and even products, in ...