An example of BlackBerry Hybrid development

I’ve already talked about BlackBerry Hybrid development twice on this blog, and now it’s the time to show a real world example that uses it. Take a look at the open source project WordPress for BlackBerry here : http://blackberry.trac.wordpress.org/browser/trunk/src/com/wordpress/view/reader You can find everything you will need to use a hybrid approach in your app. I’ve […]

Digging into BlackBerry Hybrid development

This is the second article on the BlackBerry Hybrid development topic. In this second part we’ll look a little deeper into the Hybrid development showing common uses and samples of code. If you need an introduction on the topic, please read the first article here. Loading a Web Page Display an HTML page is now a very […]

An introduction to BlackBerry Hybrid development

Application designer and developer are freely to choose which technologies to use when building blackberry solution: java or web. Java applications are deployed directly in the device and provides very high level of interoperability with native systems and use a huge set of powerful java APIs. These type of application tends to be very powerful […]

A new (and fully working!) WYSIWYG editor component for iOS

Long long time ago, I wrote a series of articles about mobile hybrid development on the BlackBerry platform. The year later I wrote a component (and an article) that enables rich editing of text on Windows Phone devices by using hybrid technology. The concept of hybrid application development, that is the merging of native and web development […]

2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how my blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is doing awesome!. Crunchy numbers A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats. A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. […]