The Dreamforce 2013 Developer Call for Papers runs from today until June 17. Submit a session proposal and get on the road to the Moscone Center! Continue reading
Connected Apps is a new feature in the Summer ’13 release that allows external applications to securely connect to Force.com over Identity and Data APIs. Connected Apps replace Remote Access Apps, offering finer granularity over permissions and data that can be accessed. Read more. Continue reading
It’s always hot in the summertime, and Ryan and I tried to heat it up a notch by spreading the word on all the new things coming out in the Summer ’13 release. If you missed it but you want to see the full show, you can find the recording on youtube. We covered a lot out of the release notes in a little less than an hour, but I’ll give you the cliff’s notes version here. Continue reading
Hello World! My name is Ryan Upton and I’m a new member of Salesforce.com’s Developer Evangelism team. I’ve been a member of the Salesforce.com family for the past four and a half years, coming over from Sales Engineering and Technical Architect roles.
I love technology and I love our developers. I can’t wait to get out there and meet and share more with our 800,000+ strong, vibrant and I’m not too shy to say, downright good looking developer community.
I consider myself the consummate geek but I’m also a father and active community member. I try to find balance between… Continue reading
Since the release of the Salesforce Mobile Packs a few weeks ago, we’ve been building out from our initial set of jQuery Mobile, AngularJS and Backbone.js apps for Visualforce, Node.js and PHP. If you’ve been watching the Backbone Mobile Pack on GitHub, you’ll have noticed the recent addition of a couple of XCode projects in the samples directory: BackboneHybrid and BackboneCapture.
The BackboneHybrid sample converts the existing Contact browser sample to a hybrid app running on the Salesforce Mobile SDK (which itself is built on Cordova, aka PhoneGap). It’s interesting to look at the changes required to ‘hybridize’ the sample… Continue reading
The first Salesforce Non-Profit Developer Hackathon takes place this Saturday, May 4th, in San Francisco. Flex your coding muscles to solve real-world problems faced by three non-profits, enjoy the company of fellow pro-bono developers, and compete to win Mac Minis and other cool prizes! Continue reading
At next week’s Customer Company Tour London 2013 we’ll be bringing back our Mini Hacks where you will find three challenges in different technology topic areas. The first ten participants to complete any two of the hacks will win a great gift, and anyone who completes all three will be entered into a raffle drawing for a MacBook Air. Don’t miss it!… Continue reading
Salesforce Platform ELEVATE, is a FREE one-day hands-on developer workshop designed to teach beginner and advanced Salesforce Platform developers how to build cloud applications. Now, ELEVATE is coming to Detroit. Continue reading