At Fishbowl Solutions; we’ve been looking at ways to enhance and bring the Android experience closer to that native experience that every user wants: – here are some solutions that we are using today to help bridge the Android <4.4 gap and also bring in the latest web technology like WebSocket and WebRTC support not available with either cordova or ADF Mobile today..
When it comes to mobile development with ADF-Mobile or Cordova (HTML5) (more...)
As part of our effort to mobilize Oracle Forms customers, last week we did a new spin on things by presenting running Oracle Forms from APEX mobile. The webinar, presented with the APEX rockstar Roel Hartman, was a huge success! We had over a 184 people register and were pleased to see such positive responses from viewers.
APEX Evangelist and Oracle ACE Director, Roel Hartman shared his experience developing a modernized APEX application on an (more...)
[Fishbowl Solutions WebCenter Accelerator] [ADF Mobile]
[Portal, Content And BPM/SOA]
At Fishbowl Solutions we’ve been focusing heavily on Mobile solutions over the last 4 years – working on both award winning native and hybrid apps aswell as adaptive and responsive web sites and portals for tablet and mobile devices. Last year we decided to expand our reach with ADF Mobile and Cordova based hybrid applications targeting the WebCenter Suite for Android and IOS (aswell as (more...)
Take the The Evolution of Oracle Forms Survey Now.
I can hardly believe it but its been over 2 years since we did our original Oracle Forms modernization poll for developers. Boy time flies when your having fun! Now we are once again joining with Oracle and the Oracle Forms Community to conduct the “Evolution of Oracle Forms” customer survey. We are doing this survey to really try and determine what are the needs of (more...)
Here are a few tips for creating new ADF Templates for WebCenter Portal.
There are 2 approaches widely used – the first option is to use pure ADF for everything – the second and one which I follow is the hybrid approach to use HTML and JSTL tags only for templating; as I feel its (more...)
Something cool happened today…something extremely cool. Xprtly was released into public beta.
What in the heck is Xprtly? The best way to describe it is a cloud-based support platform, with a mobile application and a web interface for administration. The idea is to connect users with support personnel who can respond to issues as they arise. Xprtly also allows for data collection of both user and support personnel behavior, plus analytics (more...)
Late last year Packt Publishing offered 3 e-books
to help promote Giorgio's revised edition of PhoneGap 3
. People who commented or tweeted the blog post received entries to win.
While I prepared some SQL
to randomise selection of winners, I didn't get a chance to arrange the job to be (more...)
|PhoneGap 3 Beginner's Guide|
Packt publishing have generously given me the opportunity to give away 3 copies
of their e-book PhoneGap 3 Beginner's Guide
, by Giorgio Natili
.Details on how to enter are further below.
You don't think you need to be an APEX developer to appreciate this book, (more...)
Today was an incredible content filled day at the UKOUG Tech13 conference where I attended and conducted some great sessions. My sessions were very well received and had several surprises.
1) In my Oracle Forms to ADF Mobile session we had a full house. All chairs were occupied! Granted they did (more...)
In APEX 5.0 a Tablet User Interface will be introduced. The idea is not that you will end up with three user interfaces (Desktop, Tablet and Mobile), but use te Tablet UI for desktop usage as well. You might even want to use the Tablet UI - as an (more...)
This is a quick one, if you have followed my other mobile blog posts.
When creating the mobile guide to the AOUG Conference 2013 (taking place June 17 and 18 in a historic Brewery in Vienna, Austria), i found myself creating a new theme using the themeroller, but still (more...)
Always check out the original article at http://www.oraclequirks.com for latest comments, fixes and updates.
Your Apex mobile page looks weird because Safari is formatting automatically certain strings containing numbers mistaking them for telephone numbers?
You just need to add a meta tag in the head section of the (more...)
When developing mobile applications with APEX 4.2 you’ll find the developer toolbar on the page bottom is missing.
This can be a little bit annoying when investigating misbehaving applications. Oracle recognizes this as Issue 14749955 with the workaround to access the toolbar functions through a desktop page…
Of course (more...)
There is something that is beginning to irritate me, ok something else. Its mobile applications that don't cache. I'm fed up of travelling on a train or being on a plane and the end result being that my iPad or iPhone app doesn't work because I'm in an area that (more...)
The traditional Marketing Mix covers product, price, place, and promotion and often people and process are thrown in for good measure. Retailers spend their time adjusting these "P levers" to satisfy customers and drive sales. But the P that interests me most is personalization. For years the (more...)
Last post I wrote about evolution. Professional evolution… from legacy technology to new IT paradigms, cloud and mobile. This week, as a result of that evolution, the weather app I developed with a friend, was deployed and it’s available at App Store.
I hope users from Portugal and Brazil find (more...)
In the past 18 months I’ve researched and learned at least a dozen new (to me) and recent technologies. Any of them belongs to 2 interesting areas that I’ve focused in that period… Cloud and Mobile. I’m an early Amazon Web Services adopter and I’ve deployed several services and infrastructures on (more...)