Managing Push Subscriptions with Installation Objects

When a device registers for push notifications via the client SDK, the push service works behind the scenes to manage the device’s subscriptions. Although the Parse push console allows you to send push notifications from your browser and gives some visibility into this subscription data, developers occasionally need to access this data from outside of…

AnyWall: An Example Geolocation App with Tutorial

Today, we’re thrilled to announce the release of AnyWall, an iOS geolocation game that is built entirely on Parse. It’s a published app that you can download from the app store and immediately play with. Best of all, we’ve shared the source and included a comprehensive tutorial that shows you how to build AnyWall from…

Protect Your App By Limiting User Authentication Methods

Here at Parse, we’re always looking for new ways to help you protect access to your application’s sensitive data. Today we’ve added a new feature to the Settings page for your Parse applications: With these settings, you can limit the ways that new users can be created for your application. For example, with these settings…

A Beautiful Login Screen For Your Mobile App

Writing a login view for a mobile app is typically a lot of work. The complexity originates partially from the the multitude of login options your mobile app may support; username/password, Facebook, Twitter are among the popular choices. In addition, the login controller needs to handle the cases when the device is offline, when the…

Introducing App Email Settings

We added a new section to your app settings page called “Email Settings.” These settings let you fine-tune the ways Parse may email customers on behalf of your app. We wanted to show you the new features in this setting: Reply-to Email Addresses Want to add a bit more personalization to your user experience? You…

Protect User Data With New Parse Features

April Fools’ Day has come and gone, so you can rest assured that the bevy of new features coming your way today is the real deal. We’re excited to announce 3 new features that will help you protect your Parse-powered application’s data – available today in both our Android and iOS SDKs: Anonymous Users Automatic…