Tag: android

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Certificate Pinning in Android with Couchbase Mobile

Couchbase Mobile 2.0 supports certificate pinning on all Couchbase mobile platforms. Certificate pinning is a technique used by applications to “pin” a host to it’s certificate/public key. Communication between Couchbase Lite and Sync Gateway is encryped and secured using SSL/TLS....

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Using RecyclerView with Couchbase Lite as Data Source in Android

The RecyclerView widget is a popular option on the Android platform for efficiently displaying dynamic data collections. The data items feeding the RecyclerView may change as a result of user’s actions or with data fetched from the network. As the...

Couchbase Meetup Project on NativeScript, Angular, and NoSQL Development Available

I recently hosted a Couchbase Meetup in Mountain View, California, on the topic of NativeScript, Angular and NoSQL development. With special guest, TJ VanToll from Progress, we discussed mobile application development and how Couchbase can be included for NoSQL storage...

Triggering Data Synchronization from the Cloud using Urban Airship Push Notifications

Introduction In this post I’ll show a sample Android application built with Couchbase Lite that uses an Urban Airship push notification to trigger synchronizing data from the cloud to a mobile device. Here “the cloud” will be a Sync Gateway...

Save Captured Images in a NativeScript Angular Application to Couchbase

I get a particular set of questions quite a bit when it comes to mobile applications, the first being how to save captured images, and the second being how to sync them between devices or a remote database. Since I’m...

NDP Episode #14: NoSQL on Mobile with Couchbase Mobile

In this latest episode of the NoSQL Database Podcast, we focus on mobile data.  NoSQL on Mobile with Couchbase Mobile is about explaining the value of using NoSQL in mobile applications, and why Couchbase Mobile is a solid solution for the...

Key-Value Operations in Couchbase Mobile via NativeScript and Angular

I’m a huge fan of mobile Android and iOS application development and an even bigger fan of using Angular to develop those applications. A while back I wrote about using Couchbase in a NativeScript application as well as using Couchbase...

Simplify Your Life with Couchbase Mobile

Photo courtesy of Wesley Fryer with permission under license CC BY-SA 2.0   tl;dr Couchbase Mobile is easy to use, works completely standalone, yet provides enterprise-class scaling when you need it. You should try it. In the beginning This will...

Android Emulator Tips – Genymotion and Google Play Services

I wanted to make note of a couple of quick tips for Android development around emulators. The standard Android emulator can be painfully slow. Genymotion makes a drop-in replacement that’s blazingly fast. I’ve used it for years, and highly recommend it for...

Exploring Couchbase Mobile on Android: Object Mapping

Photo of the Oldest Known Map Photo courtesy of cea + with permission under license CC BY 2.0 In this post I’d like to continue exploring fundamental elements of Couchbase Mobile on Android.  Much of the information will apply to...