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Push Notifications for Mobile Apps with Urban Airship

CaseMemo iPad Push Notification

Would you like 540% more daily app opens, 30% more social sharing, and 20% more mobile transactions? According to AdWeek, push notifications for your mobile apps can increase engagement and adoption dramatically. This post will show you how to send push notifications to mobile apps using Force.com and Urban Airship. Continue reading

Mobile SDK SplitView Project on GitHub

I just posted a complete MobileSDK project for XCode that uses SplitView Controllers and the Chatter REST API. The code is on GitHub with the long term plan to make it a broader canonical sample. If you are in London, don’t forget to attend Cloudforce for more iOS goodies. Continue reading

Creating a Master-Detail iPad app with the Mobile SDK for iOS


Here’s a quick post to show you how to set up a master-detail iPad app that uses the Mobile SDK for iOS. Continue reading

Chatter API and the Mobile SDK


In honor of next week’s Chatter API webinar, I wanted to dig into some of code from the iPad app that we demoed in the developer keynote at #cloudforce + #cloudstock, and how you can use the Mobile SDK and the Chatter REST API to make any app social. Continue reading

Developer Preview of Mobile SDK now available!


It is a little over 12 hours since we announced the new Force.com and Database.com Ruby gem, and now it is time for the next developer announcement, the availability of the  Mobile SDK developer preview. Currently, this developer preview supports iOS with support for other platforms in the near future.

In a nutshell, the SDK is comprised of two aspects:

1. Native Mobile libraries

The native mobile libraries provides OAuth 2  support for authenticating against Force.com and Database.com, as well as wrappers for calling the REST API.  Here is a quick example, you can check out the Github… Continue reading

Message Segments in the Chatter API


Next weeks Chatter API Developer Webinar is going to contain a LOT of code and some cool sample apps. One of the features we will be discussing is a feature called Message Segments which allow you to write come code to dynamically create UI on any device. Continue reading

Chatter REST API Webinar June 28th


Come join Logan Henriquez and I for the Chatter REST API developer webinar on June 28th. Aside from lots of code and cool demos, we are going to cover a few different use cases on where the Chatter REST API really changes how the social enterprise works Continue reading

The secret to Mobile development success in the Cloud


What are some of the secrets to mobile development success in the Cloud? Some are obivious. They are explicit and easily identified. But what about the implicit requirements? Can you identify them? Continue reading

Mobile Cloud Apps. Next generation mashups?


Next Tuesday, May 31st, salesforce.com is hosting the Mobile Meetup group in our San Mateo office. Help us redefine mashups in the Cloud2 era. (and maybe play a little Farmville at the same time) Continue reading

Developing custom Force.com apps for iOS webinar recording and FAQ now available


If you missed last weeks Developing custom Force.com apps for the iPhone and iPad webinar Mike Leach from Facebook and I presented last week – fear not! The webinar recording and FAQ is now available. Continue reading