Announcing Salesforce Mobile SDK 2.1, just in time for the $1 Million Hackathon

Just in time for Dreamforce and the Salesforce $1 Million Hackaton, the Mobile SDK team is proud to announce the brand new 2.1 release.  If you are looking to build a native iOS or Android mobile app for your business needs or even the hackathon, the Mobile SDK is the best place to get started.

The latest version focuses on major new functionality and library upgrades to give more flexibility to mobile app developers.

Push Notifications Pilot
Registration and delivery of push notifications are now supported for Connected Apps where push notification capability is enabled.

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Introducing Mobile SDK 2.0: Flexible Architecture, SmartSync Data Framework, Simplified Getting Started Process

The Salesforce Mobile SDK team is proud to announce the release of our next generation framework for creating native, hybrid, and pure HTML5 mobile apps. From the SDK’s inception, we consistently focused on providing the most productive tools for developers that want to create highly customized mobile experiences driven by rich corporate data.

In the 2.0 release, we dramatically simplified the getting started process, enabling first time mobile developers to create connected apps with minimal effort. At the same time, advanced developers now have the flexibility to control the user authentication flow and to take advantage of their… Continue reading

Mobile SDK 1.5: Additional Security and Developer Enhancements

The 1.5 release of the Mobile SDK is now on GitHub.

Latest enhancements include:

Updated iOS and Android SDKs to Cordova 2.3
Make sure to change all the older cordova-xx.js references to cordova-2.3.0.js in your projects

Security Enhancements
Snapshots of the app screen sent to the background can be substituted to a white screen to prevent capture of sensitive information

iOS SQLCipher Versioning
Enhanced passcode security and configuration are now available options for the secure offline database

String Localization
Both the iOS and Android SDK now support localized strings in an external resource


Mobile SDK 1.4: Latest Cordova, API Versioning, and Hybrid Session Management

We’re proud to announce the release of Mobile SDK 1.4 to GitHub.

The latest release focuses on providing hybrid app developers more flexibility with multiple versions of a live app in production and greater control over session management.

Updated iOS and Android SDKs to Cordova 2.2
Make sure to update to the latest cordova.js and associated SDK JS plugin files when you upgrade. These can either be taken from the repo, or from a newly-generated hybrid template app

API Versioning
Cordova JavaScript libraries are now versioned to benefit hybrid apps that deploy multiple versions at the same… Continue reading

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