Getting In Sync

The Sync API Last week saw the first Alpha release of the AeroGear Sync Server. Our Sync Server is an implementation of the Differential Synchronization Algorithm by Neil Fraser The Main new feature of this JS release is the Sync Server Client SDK. The SDK has 2 flavors of engines…

Service Workers can settle conflicts, too

Recently, i put my concerns about a Conflict Resolution library as part of AeroGear.js in a Mailing list thread. http://lists.jboss.org/pipermail/aerogear-dev/2014-December/010296.html The basic gist is that in Javascript, each framework/Library has their own way of doing requests to the server and…

Safari Push Notifications

As of Safari 7, which was released last year with OS X Mavericks, Apple's Push Notification Service(APNs) can now send Push Notifications to web pages. And since i am a dev on the AeroGear team, the ones responsible for the awesomeness that is the Unified Push Server, i really…

AeroGear.js 2.0.0

Recently our iOS library announced their 2.0 release. Today, i'm happy to announce the release of AeroGear.js 2.0!! Since this is a Major release, there are changes that will likely break existing code as well as some things that have been removed. I know you are excited…

UnifiedPush Node Sender - Update

There has been a slight update to the AeroGear UnifiedPush Server node.js sender. Previously, when requiring the package, you needed to use the "AeroGear" namespace. var sender = require('unifiedpush-node-sender').AeroGear; Well, that didn't really feel good. So now with this update, version 0.7.0 you can now just…

Chrome App Push Update

So recently Chrome apps added the ability to use the same GCM for Android as, ummm, Android for receiving Push Notificaitons. Chrome gcm API This is really cool and much easier to use than the previous "pushMessaging" api that came before it. which will become legacy soon Chrome pushMessaging API…