Wern Ancheta, Apr 08
Image Recognition with the Google Vision API and Ionic
Wern Ancheta uses the Ionic framework and the Google Vision API to create an image recognition app.
Valdio Veliu, Apr 06
Add Elegant Maps to Your Android App with MapBox
Mapbox is open source SDK for pixel-perfect vector maps that promises the render speed and smoothness of a video game. If you are interested in integrating map functionality in your apps then Mapbox is a choice worth considering.
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Robyn Tippin, Apr 05
5 Alternative App Stores to Sell Your Apps
Robyn Tippin looks at 5 alternative app stores to sell your apps.
Chris Ward, Mar 25
The Past, Present and Future of Swift
Chris Ward loves Swift, and in this article looks at it's past, present and future to see what's possible and what's coming.
Elio Qoshi, Mar 23
Exploring Ubuntu Phone UI Elements
Elio Qoshi looks in detail at the UI elements at the heart of Ubuntu Phone design guidelines.
Deivi Taka, Mar 16
Quick Tip - Gradle and How It Works with Android Studio
Deivi Taka looks at Gradle, a popular build system for Java that is also part of Android Studio and gives us a quick overview of how it works
Elio Qoshi, Mar 16
Firefox OS Pivots into Connected Devices
Elio Qoshi explores the connected device projects Mozilla are moving into after Firefox OS' pivot into the Internet of Things.
Ada Ivanoff, Mar 08
The 11 Best Tutorials on Mobile Design
Ada Ivanoff highlights 11 of her favorite tutorials on mobile design for iOS, Android, cross-platform and mobile web designers.
Rico Zuñiga, Mar 02
Using C and C++ in an iOS App with Objective-C++
After covering using C and C++ in Android Apps, Rico Zuñiga now looks at using the languages in iOS apps with Objective-C++
Donald Dragoti, Mar 01
Quick Tip: Installing the Android SDK
There are many ways to install the Android SDK depending on how you want to develop your apps. Donald Dragoti rounds up the options.
Patrick Catanzariti, Feb 29
How to Empower the Amazon Echo with IFTTT
Patrick Catanzariti explores pairing the Amazon Echo with IFTTT recipes. He looks at triggering LIFX lights, SMS, email and Google Spreadsheets.
Ariel Ben Horesh, Feb 26
Build Cross-Platform Android and iOS UIs with Xamarin Forms
Xamarin is a cross-platform development solution for creating Android and iOS apps. Ariel Ariel Ben Horesh looks at it's form component for creating UIs.
M. David Green, Feb 25
Why Choose Scrum for Web and Mobile Development
Agile development expert M. David Green discusses the benefits of managing your development project using scrum.
Chris Ward, Feb 24
Migrating Your Android or iOS App from Parse
With Facebook shutting their Parse service, Chris Ward looks at how to migrate your iOS and Android apps from the hosted service.
Valdio Veliu, Feb 23
Inclusive Android Interfaces with Custom Accessibility Services
Custom Accessibility Services for Android allow a developer to create inclusive interfaces for all users and Valdio Veliu shows us how to create our own.
Patrick Haralabidis, Feb 21
An Introduction to Swift 2.0 for iOS and OSX
Here is a brief guide for getting started with Swift, Apple's new programming language announced at WWDC.
Arvindh Sukumar, Feb 19
iOS Universal Links for a Seamless App User Experience
Universal links in iOS create a seamless user experience, allowing users to jump straight to content on your app. Arvindh Sukumar shows us how to use them.
Wern Ancheta, Feb 16
Creating an Imgur App with NativeScript
Wern Ancheta creates an imgur clone app to demonstrate the features and performance of NativeScript for cross platform app development.
Jon Shaffer, Feb 12
Quick Tip: Installing React Native
React Native is one of the hottest cross platform mobile development frameworks around, Jon Shaffer presents a comprehensive guide to installing it.
Rico Zuñiga, Feb 05
Using C and C++ Code in an Android App with the NDK
The Android NDK allows developers to use C and C++ code in their apps and Rico Zuñiga walks us through the advantages, disadvantages and usage.
Deivi Taka, Feb 02
Displaying Collections of Items on Windows Phone
Deivi Taka shows how to create collections of items on Windows Phone for displaying long data sets.
Chris Ward, Jan 27
Using Classy to Create Stylesheets for Native iOS Apps
Chris Ward looks at Classy, a tool for using stylesheets in native iOS apps.
Wern Ancheta, Jan 26
Fast, Lightweight Data Storage for Cordova Apps with LokiJS
Wern Ancheta looks at using LokiJS with Cordova based apps for fast and light data storage.
Patrick Catanzariti, Jan 25
How to Make Your Web App Smarter with Image Recognition
Patrick Catanzariti shows how you can add deep learning image recognition to your web apps using Clarifai and Node.js.