PhoneGap : How Push Notifications Work?

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap : How Push Notifications Work?
Push Notification are – Simple messages that one receives from the apps installed in the device. Very popular among mobile devices, iPads and what not..!! For example, Whatsapp and Facebook message notifications in the notification bar of the home screen or lock screen. It is a way to – notify user, update user about new updates, send offers, notifications related to the app. Components we’re going to use to implement PhoneGap Push Notification: PhoneGap Plugin Push (A 3rd Party Plugin) – A […]
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PhoneGap RSS Reader : Send RSS News Feeds On Mobile

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap RSS Reader : Send RSS News Feeds On Mobile
RSS stands for Rich Site Summary. An RSS web feed includes summarized or full text of a blog. It also includes metadata like URL, Title, Published date, and time etc. To build the PhoneGap RSS Reader.. ..we’re going to integrate PhoneGap components with Google Feed API. Google Feed API will fetch the feeds of the website and these feeds will get displayed in the PhoneGap App. PhoneGap RSS Reader allows you to reach your subscribers and […]
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Phonegap Contacts Plugin : Contact Management App

Neeraj Agarwal
Phonegap Contacts Plugin : Contact Management App
PhoneGap Contacts Plugin lets the user to manage contacts stored in the device through a mobile app. Things a user can do using this plugin are – Create a contact Delete a contact Update a contact Search/Find a contact We’re going to build this Contact Management App by using PhoneGap & jQuery Mobile Interface. Now, Let’s take a look at the methods, arguments, and objects offered by PhoneGap Contacts Plugin. Methods, Arguments and Objects of Contacts Plugin Methods contacts.create : Creates contact. var contact = navigator.contacts.create(properties); contacts.find : Search […]
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PhoneGap Bluetooth

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap Bluetooth
Bluetooth is a software(Based on wireless technology) which is generally used for making the communication or information exchange… …between two electronic devices such as mobile phone computer tablet etc. Though we have various fast data transfer technology today, which are capable to exchange data with a very fast speed rate, still we are carying and upgrading this bluetoth technology with time… …because of its amazing merits such as low cost, low interference, automatic, […]
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PhoneGap Inappbrowser

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap Inappbrowser
PhoneGap InAppBrowser plugin works according to its name. It opens a new browser window within the application,i.e., no external browser needed to open links in the application. Benefits:  It gives you the ability to access web content within the application itself. You don’t need to open the documents, pdf’s or web pages in any external browser. Very easy to use and works exactly like any other browser. You just need to call cordova.InAppBrowser.open() with the URL to open […]
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PhoneGap SQLite Plugin

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap SQLite Plugin
What is SQLite? SQLite is an embedded database software for local database / client-side storage. Features Serverless: It doesn’t follow the client-server model. Zero-Configuration: No headache of configuration or administration because of residing on the client side. Transactional: It is transactional in nature. Self Contained: It is self-contained in nature, i.e, no external dependencies. Reads/Writes: Read/Write operation performed to an single disk file (ordinary file) as there is no server. Replacement for fopen() : It is no replacement for database like […]
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PhoneGap Device Info, Accelerometer & Compass Plugin

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap Device Info, Accelerometer & Compass Plugin
PhoneGap device plugins are one of the important plugin sets which can provide the important information about your device. These plugins have the capability to use the features of  device hardware as well as software. PhoneGap device plugin uses the device hardware to make a discovery about the device like device model, device version, device UUID(Unique ID for device identification) and etc… The device sensors are used to get the motion(Accelerometer) and orientation(compass) of […]
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PhoneGap Local Storage

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap Local Storage
Data – Today, it is the most important and valuable entity on the web. The most common way to store data is database, but what if you don’t have a lot of data to store? Database proves to be an overhead in that case. So, what we should use then? Well, the answer is HTML5’s Local Storage. It is also known as persistent storage because it lasts longer than sessions. Local Storage was introduced […]
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PhoneGap Camera Plugin

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap Camera Plugin
PhoneGap is a very nice & useful framework  which allows you to develop the mobile application using HTML5, CSS3 and JAVA SCRIPT. The PhoneGap Apps are hybrid Apps and  can run almost across all platforms such as android, ios, windows and etc. It is very easy to code and simple to develop your mobile app which is compatible with all platforms. In this tutorial, I am going to explain, how to make PhoneGap Camera App […]
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PhoneGap Splash Screen

Neeraj Agarwal
PhoneGap Splash Screen
Splash Screen: It is the very first appearance or impression that you often see when you click on any application. “First impression can be the last impression” so you have to very careful while deciding your splash screen. It can be a text with an image or text without an image, depends on requirements. You can use it to promote your brand icon and brand name. You can use it for hiding some background operations like […]
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