RoboPods Round #2 – Voting Results!

Ten days ago, we asked you, the community, to cast your vote on the second batch of RoboPods. RoboPods is our effort to provide high-quality RoboVM bindings for the most popular 3rd party services like social media integration, ad networks or crash reporting. With this RoboPods round, we also introduce cross-platform components. These wrap platform APIs in an easy-to-use, common API that allows you to share code across iOS and Android. Let’s have a look at the results! The winner in the advertising category: MoPub The winner in the analytics category: Fabric The winner in the social/gaming category: Fabric The winner in the other/util category: Google...

RoboPods Round #2!

ROBOPODSBack in May, we announced the first round of RoboPods on which you could vote. After the voting period, we took your selection and got to work. Today, we are happy to announce the second round of voting! This time, we are also including cross-platform RoboPods that cover common functionality, enabling you to share more code between platforms. The poll will be open until the 19th of November! After the voting period, we’ll announce the results and get to work. Cast your vote below!...

Stop, Survey Time!

With our latest releases out the door, it’s time to listen in on our community for feedback. As a developer-focused company, the thing we care most about is making your life easier. We want to better understand who you are, what daily demons you have to fight, and how exactly we can alleviate your daily pain. There are obviously better ways to waste your time on the internet than filling out a boring survey. As an incentive to temporarily distract you from cat pictures, we will hand out a free iPad to one random survey taker who fills out the survey until Friday, the 4th of September. Make sure to enter your e-mail address and full name at the end of the...

RoboPods Voting Result and Preview

A little over two weeks ago we announced RoboPods and asked for your feedback. RoboPods is our effort to provide high-quality RoboVM bindings for the most popular 3rd party services like social media integration, ad networks or crash reporting. Each binding is called a RoboPod. A RoboPod comes in form of a simple JAR file published via Maven Central so you can easily integrate it via Maven or Gradle. A RoboPod is also accompanied by samples as well as documentation. You could vote for 7 different categories. A total of 259 responses were received. We think that’s an amazing participation rate for our small project, so thanks for putting a smile on our...

Announcing RoboPods – Cast your Vote!

Over the past 2 months, we’ve had quite a few inquiries regarding the community driven RoboVM Bindings project. Over 30 bindings to popular 3rd party libraries for services like ads, social network integration, or analytics have been contributed over the last year. However, many of these bindings have not been maintained and ceased to function due to changes in RoboVM or the 3rd party libraries. This lead to a lot of frustration. Thanks to your feedback on our mailing list and via e-mail, you raised our awareness of this problem. With your help, we’d like to fix this, starting today! We are happy to announce: ROBOPODSWith RoboPods, we at RoboVM AB...