A feedback app in minutes with Ionic and Cloudant

A feedback app in minutes with Ionic and Cloudant

An Ionic feedback app using Cloudant NoSQL service on IBM Bluemix. An easy to configure mobile app for receiving feedback at Meetups, Events etc., Ionic is a complete open-source SDK for hybrid mobile app development. Built on top of AngularJS and Apache Cordova, Ionic provides tools and services for developing hybrid mobile apps using Web … Continue reading “A feedback app in minutes with Ionic and Cloudant”

App from Design to Store in 15 Mins via Bluemix Mobile Dashboard

App from Design to Store in 15 Mins via Bluemix Mobile Dashboard

This blog post gives you an intro to an Enhanced Bluemix Mobile Dashboard. This is version 2.0 of my previous blog post on how to Quickly Design, Build, Secure and Deliver an App using Bluemix Mobile Services. Let’s call this version as “Design, Connect, Build, Secure and Publish an App using Bluemix Mobile Dashboard” What … Continue reading “App from Design to Store in 15 Mins via Bluemix Mobile Dashboard”

Swift 3.0 explained for C# Developers

Swift 3.0 explained for C# Developers

Originally posted on February 02, 2016 | Modified to Swift 3.0 on October 01, 2016 Programming languages provide a way to communicate with a computer through notational instructions.Swift and C# are High-Level Languages commonly categorized under multi-paradigm and Compiled Programming languages. They not only fall into the same category of programming languages but also have … Continue reading “Swift 3.0 explained for C# Developers”

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 … Continue reading “MobileFirst Cordova app development using Eclipse”

Xamarin.iOS Binding for an Existing iOS Library with Objective Sharpie

These days a new phase has crept into my developer life and I call it “generating Xamarin.iOS binding for Objective-C libraries”. After tasting success by generating Xamarin C# binding of a Cocoapods iOS SDK using Objective Sharpie, a new request hoped-in from the MobileFirst Platform Foundation team. This time,the task is to generate Xamarin.iOS binding for Bluemix … Continue reading “Xamarin.iOS Binding for an Existing iOS Library with Objective Sharpie”

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

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 … Continue reading “Quickly Design, Build, Secure, and Deliver an app using Bluemix Mobile Services”

Generate Xcode Project via Swift Package Manager

Generate Xcode Project via Swift Package Manager

As part of my journey with Swift, I was watching this WWDC 2016 video – “Going Server-side with Swift Open Source” and may be at 31:36 of the video my colleague Pat mentioned, ” I went through and created a Xcode project”. The Xcode project was created for debugging the server-side code under Bluepic-Server folder … Continue reading “Generate Xcode Project via Swift Package Manager”

Xamarin C# binding of a Cocoapods iOS SDK using Sharpie

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 … Continue reading “Xamarin C# binding of a Cocoapods iOS SDK using Sharpie”

Securely Connect to Cloudant Service From Node.JS With IBM Bluemix

Securely Connect to Cloudant Service From Node.JS With IBM Bluemix

IBM Cloudant is a NoSQL JSON document store that’s optimized for handling heavy workloads of concurrent reads and writes in the cloud; a workload that is typical of large, fast-growing web and mobile apps. You can use Cloudant as a fully-managed DBaaS running on public cloud platforms like IBM SoftLayer or via an on-premise version … Continue reading “Securely Connect to Cloudant Service From Node.JS With IBM Bluemix”