Phokl Brings Photo Enthusiasts of All Backgrounds Together

Photography and photo sharing apps have become quite popular, with many aiming to be the next Instagram. Today, however, we’re speaking with Gayan Benedict of Audaz, whose newest app, Phokl, seeks to bring together photography enthusiasts of all skill levels and backgrounds. More than just a photo-sharing site, Phokl brings together professional photographers with art…

Parse on Android Just Got Classier

The Parse SDK for Android aims to simplify your Android development experience. The flexibility of ParseObjects makes it easy to get up and running with rich data stored on Parse. As your app grows in complexity, the ability to strongly-type your data becomes increasingly valuable. Today, we’re excited to announce a change to the Parse…

Mobile Sales Enablement with Mutual Mobile

In our quest to bring our developers the best tools and the newest information, we’ve partnered with Mutual Mobile, founded in 2009 with an exclusively mobile focus, to bring you cutting edge content. Working across all major mobile platforms – and with clients including Google, Cisco, Xerox, Jaguar Land Rover, and Phillips – Mutual Mobile…

Summary of the May 23rd Parse Service Disruption

We would like to share some more details about the service disruption we experienced on Thursday, May 23rd, and the steps we are taking to mitigate this sort of issue in the future. At around 4:46 P.M. PDT we experienced a surge of elevated error rates. We tracked this down to an underlying hardware event…

Parse on the Road Recap: GlueCon 2013

The Parse team had a fantastic time at this year’s Glue Conference in Broomfield, Colorado. We had a great time meeting future (and existing!) Parse developers at our booth, as well as mingling with other innovators in the mobile space. We were excited to have two of our incredible engineers speak this year at GlueCon….

Clarus Agency Uses Parse to Build Enterprise Apps

The proliferation of mobile apps is no longer a surprise to most people; the average American smartphone has 40 or more apps installed on it. What might surprise some, however, is that apps are no longer just being used for entertainment and social purposes. Businesses have seen that their employees are carrying in their pockets…

Guest Post: Integrate the ShowKit SDK into Your Parse-Powered App for Conferencing, Screen Sharing, and Gesture Control

Today we have another great tool for our developers, supplied by the awesome folks at ShowKit. ShowKit, an SDK for mobile devices that enables audio and video conferencing, screen sharing, and gesture control, can easily be added to your Parse-powered app for even greater functionality. Learn more about this new opportunity, and sign up for…

Sipp: A Social Network for Wine Lovers

With the proliferation of mobile technology has come new and more varied ways to both share and learn new information. As a way to avoid information overload, we’re starting to see new social networks evolving that are built around specific areas of interest or themes, allowing users to share their passions with like-minded individuals. Sipp,…