MobileFirst Cordova app development using Eclipse

Talking to developers is always a refreshing experience.Recently, I was fortunate enough to present and interact at Eclipse Summit 2016. The talk was on how to build, run and manage MobileFirst Cordova app using Eclipse as your IDE. Using the Cordova CLI you can create and manage your Cordova applications. You can also achieve the … Read more MobileFirst Cordova app development using Eclipse

Quickly Design, Build, Secure, and Deliver an app using Bluemix Mobile Services

This blog post guides you on how to Design, Build, Secure & Deliver a mobile app using Bluemix Mobile Services. As mobile app developers (Experienced or newbie), we always face challenges while transforming our idea into an app. The challenges can be with Prototyping, generating basic code or features to add to make the app … Read more Quickly Design, Build, Secure, and Deliver an app using Bluemix Mobile Services

Xamarin C# binding of a Cocoapods iOS SDK using Sharpie

After my endeavor with Xamarin.Android Bindings and Xamarin Apps with IBM MobileFirst, I received an interesting requirement from my colleague Chethan. He wants Xamarin C# binding of our IBM MobileFirst Foundation Objective-C APIs. I thought this is an opportunity to try something new and accepted the challenge. I immediately started exploring to find something called Objective Sharpie on … Read more Xamarin C# binding of a Cocoapods iOS SDK using Sharpie

Integrating Xamarin apps with IBM MobileFirst Platform

This blog is all about integrating Xamarin apps with IBM MobileFirst Platform (MFP in short). If you observe the post title it talks about two important terms – Xamarin and IBM MobileFirst Platform. To keep it simple, Xamarin is a platform to Create native iOS, Android, Windows, and Mac apps in C#. IBM MobileFirst Platform, … Read more Integrating Xamarin apps with IBM MobileFirst Platform

Importing MobileFirst Platform Cordova project into Visual Studio 2015

Exploring and Coding are part of every developer’s life. While exploring you may come across many technologies, tools , libraries etc. Each technology has its own recommended IDE (Integrated Development Environment) for developing applications. Like Eclipse for Java Development. Visual Studio for developing applications using Microsoft stack. XCode for iOS and Mac application development. Sublime … Read more Importing MobileFirst Platform Cordova project into Visual Studio 2015

Integrating MobileFirst Quality Assurance into Xamarin.Android app

It all started when I received an email seeking help on using MQA or to be more precise integrating MQA into Xamarin based android app. Before jumping into addressing the problem, let’s define MQA. What is MQA? MQA stands for MobileFirst Quality Assurance and is part of the IBM MobileFirst Platform. IBM MQA provides line … Read more Integrating MobileFirst Quality Assurance into Xamarin.Android app

Importing Visual studio Cordova project with Ionic and AngularJS into IBM MobileFirst

Let me start this post with a disclaimer that “Don’t panic by reading the post title”. It might look bit lengthy, but still summarises what we are trying to achieve here. Let me explain you in four steps, Creating a Cordova project with ionic and Angularjs in Visual Studio 2015. Creating a new MobileFirst Hybrid … Read more Importing Visual studio Cordova project with Ionic and AngularJS into IBM MobileFirst