Author Archives: George Henne

AppStudio 6.3.1.2 released!

We’ve just released 6.3.1.2. It has one specific purpose. Chrome 66 (released today) changes how the events are triggered after a BS Hamburger or Dropdown is clicked. We came up with a better way of handling this, which should make … Continue reading

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Using the Safari View Controller with PhoneGap

To be approved in the iTunes Store, Apple may require that your app open web pages inside your app, instead of opening Safari externally in another app window. It provides a better experience to the user. When you open Safari … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.3.1 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.3.1 is ready. It incorporates all the fixes to 6.3 which have been released to date. Deploy: ContentSecurityPolicy is only used on PhoneGap apps. Design Screen: Was blank in some projects due to file name … Continue reading

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iOS 11: The top of the screen

iOS 11 brought a change to the way your app gets positioned on the screen. A reason for this is the new iPhone X, with its ‘notch’ at the top. However, this change affects all iOS devices, not just the … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.3.0.2 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.3.0.2 is ready. We found a few more items which needed to be fixed. Design Screen: Fix problem with screen not showing controls if Grid present. Forms: All forms were displaying briefly at startup. Samples: … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.3.0.1 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.3.0.1 is ready. No matter how much testing is done, releasing the code is the only real way to find all the problems. Forms: Fix problem with modal forms. PhoneGap: Add base64 images to ContentSecurityPolicy … Continue reading

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AppStudio 6.3.0 released!

We’re pleased to announce AppStudio 6.3.0 is ready. This release brings a bunch of useful fixes and some enhancements. New and improved stuff includes: Bootstrap: ‘spellcheck’ property added to input controls. Bootstrap: Hamburger.addItem can now add ‘divider’ lines. Bootstrap: DataTable … Continue reading

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A Merry VR Christmas from Achim Girnth

(contributed by Achim Girnth in Switzerland) Hello AppStudio users, The Christmas Countdown is running, it’s time to wish you happy holidays, a happy new year and all the best for the future. What about a scary Virtual Reality experience for … Continue reading

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Net Neutrality

While our company is based in Canada, about half of our customers (and some of our developers) are based in the US. The FCC is proposing to hand control of the internet to the big cable monopolies. They’ll be allowed … Continue reading

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Accessing Volt from a PhoneGap app

A couple of days ago, one of our users asked a good question on our discussion board: Can Volt’s services be used from a PhoneGap app? It sounds like a reasonable request. PhoneGap apps are compiled web apps which run … Continue reading

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