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Jetpack Compose: Update state from pointer input

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Jetpack Compose is on the way to take the UI development world by storm. Not only will it be the de facto default for Android, but support for Desktop/Web/Shell/iOS are all well underway. With so much…

Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Tabris.js Native Widgets on Android

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Apache Cordova plug-ins are essential components in the app development that allow developers to use native device capabilities beyond the scope of the Tabris.js framework. Since Tabris.js uses a native…

AndroidX DataStore - More than just SharedPreferences

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With the recent promotion of the new AndroidX DataStore library to "beta" status, it is time to see what it is all about. Introduced as a better replacement of the the trusty old SharedPreferences, it…

Integrate Tabris.js with existing Android Apps

Tabris.js application can be integrated into other existing Android applications. On the first impression, it can be considered complicated to use Tabris.js along with a native Android app. However, you…

Tabris.js 3.7 allows to build more secure apps with biometric authentication, native hashing and private certificates in WebViews

[UPDATE] Tabris.js 3.7.1 has been released addressing a few bugs discovered in 3.7.0. With the release of Tabris.js 3.7 we are increasing the security level of Tabris.js apps. Strong authentication…

Build an Android App Widget for Tabris.js Apps

The app widget is one of the desirable features in mobile apps and highly requested by Tabris.js developers. Unfortunately, we cannot directly use Tabris.js to create home screen widgets. However, we can…

Tabris 3.6.1 released with important TypeScript and Android updates

We recently published Tabris.js 3.6.1, a patch release building on Tabris.js 3.6.0. Aside from some minor fixes in the JavaScript layer, it has two very important changes: Tabris.js 3.6.1 is now…
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Tabris.js 3.6 released with support for Redux, PDFs and more

We are happy to announce the release of Tabris.js 3.6. The highlight of this release is new API for developing Tabris.js applications based on the popular Redux library. Create a Redux store, connect…

Git version control basics in Gitpod

In the previous blog post, we configured our own Tabris.js based project in Gitpod. Now we are going to commit and push these configuration changes to the remote repository with the help of the Git version…

New Tabris.js 3.5 provides APIs to make common mobile app development tasks faster

We are happy to announce the release of Tabris.js 3.5. This release continues our theme to make common tasks simpler by providing the tools and APIs you need. From new APIs to share app data, manage resources,…