A few days back I was working on an offline application having an Image gallery. So the common feature which I needed for a user was to save gallery images in the device and Share those images in Whatsapp or other social media.
For that I read many tutorial and forums, after doing some study on how things work in ionic, I got to know that in the Ionic application we cannot save or share media applications assets files like images or PDF’s directly.
Continue reading Ionic 3 | Share and Save Images from Application’s Assets Folder to Device.
After finishing my app development and testing phase, I tried to find some good documentation for generating production release of my build APK. When I searched on Google, the first link which landed me on Ionic docs explaining to create production release in Ionic 1. As ionic 2/3 is based on Angular 4 latest component-based technology having a powerful feature called AOT (Ahead of Time). AOT in simple terms reduced the code to level where we have only that much code which is required for our application.
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Ionic’s Pro service is very powerful in terms of maintenance and testing during app development. It provides many features like we can deploy on real devices for testing on a personal level, or we want any other person we can share our app with others for team testing. You can read more about Ionic Pro Docs.
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Hey! when I was building ionic 3 application using native plugins, I faced a strange issue during building my application to generate APK file out of it. Then I noticed that this issue was caused after adding Ionic’s Native “Background Geolocation” . So when I removed this plugin, APK generated successfully. I was in deadly need on this service. After hitting my head here and there I found a solution in Ionic threads.
Continue reading Resolved! Found com.google.android.gms:play-services-location:+, but version 9.0.0 is needed issue in Ionic 2/3
The Ionic framework is best suited for the development of Hybrid apps, it provides ultimate and great features to remove that thin like to distinguish between Native and Hybrid apps. You can visit my previous post for another useful trick for Ionic optimizations.
In this post, we will discuss Template Caching technique which we can use in our Ionic applications, which optimizes the Ionic app to great extent. This will remove fluctuations which we face when we switch from one view to other as it preloads all view in advance.
Continue reading Template Caching Ultimate Hack for Ionic Optimization
Nowadays most of the mobile app developers moving towards hybrid apps which can be deployed on any platform without knowing any advanced languages. The best framework used to build hybrid apps is Ionic, which is gaining a lot of attention these days.
But if we compare a native and a hybrid, if may give you some performance lags as hybrid apps use web views. In latest OS systems like android, we can increase performance to a new level so that there will be nearly no difference in Hybrid apps.
Continue reading 5 Ways to Optimise Ionic Apps Like Native
Like native Android apps, we sometimes need a view, where list items can be loaded after user reached the bottom of all loaded list items. This behavior is recommended if we have a long list to load and we don’t want the user to tap next every time to view next set of list items.
Continue reading Check/ Detect If Ionic View/ Page Reached Bottom Load Infinite Data
A few months back I was working on a project using Angular Material, believe me, guys angular Material is really an amazing framework which does not only create responsive apps with bootstrap structural design but it also adds a pinch of elegance to an application making it more beautiful to look at. It is gaining a lot of attention of developer due to a huge increasing in it’s demand.
Motion and ripple effects make my day…
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Ionic Framework using AngularJS 1 is having some different type of input field styles like:
1) Placeholder Labels
2) Inline Labels
3) Stacked Labels
4) Floating Labels
5) Inset Forms
6) Input Icons
Documentation for these can be found here http://ionicframework.com/docs/components/#forms
But the style which I was looking for was a merge of both Floating labels plus Input Icons. There was not a way to use a blend of these anywhere. But after some CSS tweaking, I managed to achieve the piece I was looking for
Continue reading Ionic Input Fields with Floating Labels and Icons Both