Category: Couchbase Mobile

Contributing to Open Source Projects and Code

Traditionally, IT ran off the shelf commercial software while datacenters ran proprietary Unix hardware and x86 based Windows servers.  But recently, the end user computing environment has been disrupted by the advent of smartphones and tablets with Linux becoming increasingly...

Augment your Sync Function with Roles in Couchbase Sync Gateway

Roles in Sync Gateway are often overlooked because they seem more complex to use than Users and Channels. However, they provide one additional layer of abstraction and can greatly simplify your data model. Take the example of an application to...

Introducing the React Native Couchbase Lite Module

Recently, we published a series of articles on the topic of using Couchbase Lite in a React Native application. In this tutorial, you’ll take it one step further and use the recommended Couchbase Lite Module for React Native (available as...

Coffee on Couchbase: Lician Club with Couchbase Mobile

2015 is rounding to a close and that means the holiday parties are in full bloom.  With travels and new cities, sometimes discovering that local event or party is not exactly easy.  That is what the Lician Club App allows...

P2P and Syncing with Wearable Tech

Over the past weekend, the mobile community in Toronto, Canada came together for the 3 day Wearhacks event, where engineers and developers prototyped on futuristic wearable technology applications. Using various technologies ranging from the Intel Edison, Nod Ring, Muse Headband,...

Getting Started with React Native Android and Couchbase Lite

React Native enables you to build Android applications that look and feel native with only JavaScript. In this instance, React Native takes care of managing UI state and synchronizing it with the models. And luckily for us, we can use...

Adding Google Sign-In with Node.js to a Couchbase Mobile application

Using OAuth APIs provided by 3rd party applications such as Google+ to login in your mobile app can provide a delightful first time experience to users. They can login with an account that they already know and trust and populate...

JSON Anywhere Revolutionizes Mobile Developer Productivity

The mobile technology Couchbase announces today marks the beginning of a transition for mobile application developers: away from the web-centric LAMP stack and toward an integrated mobile stack. With JSON Anywhere, developers are free to concentrate on creating value for...

Getting Started with JavaFX and Couchbase Mobile

JavaFX and Couchbase Mobile is a great combo for creating desktop class applications with rich user interfaces and fast data access. In this tutorial, you will learn the following core concepts: Learn about replication, security and deployment using the TodoLite...

DigitalOcean: Hosting Couchbase Mobile Solution

Couchbase Mobile allows you to build applications that are always available both for online and offline experiences so you can focus on building out engaging user features.  The mobile solution consists of 3 components: Couchbase Lite, Sync Gateway, and Couchbase...

Dropbox Drops Sync and Datastore APIs, Move Your App to Open Source Sync

Dropbox recently announced that they are deprecating their Sync and Datastore APIs to focus instead on their Core API. While we can certainly understand the imperative to focus, that doesn’t change the position many of the developers that rely on these APIs...

Sync Gateway Webhooks

We just released Couchbase Mobile 1.1 and with this new version comes many new features. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at Sync Gateway webhooks and think of a few concrete examples for using them. Webhooks Prior to the 1.1...