Don’t Be Pushy: 10 Useful Tips for Awesome Push Notifications

In today’s mobile world, a lot of the most popular apps are successfully using push notifications to increase user engagement. Push notifications are short messages sent directly to a user’s mobile device from within an app that, when used properly, can increase user traffic, notify customers of important information likes sales and new products, and…

Back to the Mac: Parse Adds OS X Support

Acorns and oak trees. The Apple ][ and the iMac. Anakin Skywalker and Darth Vader. In a long-standing tradition of little things growing up to bigger and more awesome versions of themselves, the Parse iOS SDK developers know and love has grown to now support both iOS and OS X. Working with data and files…

Parse Adds Support for Windows Phone 8

Microsoft’s latest releases aim to create mobile experiences that appeal to the individual rather than the masses.  As a result, there are even more opportunities for developers to build new and exciting apps. Your app needs a backend and Parse has you covered! Today, we’re announcing the availability of our Windows Phone 8 SDK. If…

Animating the Cloud Modules Icon

Every time we launch a new product, we try to offer our users a delightful experience on our landing pages. This sometimes involves creating a nice animation that gives life to the product icon. We received so much great feedback for our Cloud Code icon animation that we really wanted to do something cool for…