Grantland Chew

The Parse SDK: What’s inside?

The Parse SDK has been and continues to be an important part of mobile development on Parse. As Parse developers, you've already gotten to know the Parse SDK from its public API, but today we open sourced our SDKs so you'll finally be able to take a peek at its inner workings. In this post,...

Parse Local Datastore for iOS

Too often, we've seen bad reception or lack of connectivity become the downfall of what could have been an incredible user experience. Many mobile apps are simple clients that display data straight from a server, losing all functionality without an internet connection. Because of this, people who use these apps face painful loading screens and...

Take Your App Offline with Parse Local Datastore

How many times have you opened an app and stared at a loading screen for minutes, only to be confronted with the dreaded, "No internet connection"? Most mobile applications are simply clients that display data straight from a server, losing all functionality without an internet connection. How great would it be, though, if an app...

ParseFile Caching, Now on Android!

Parse allows developers to store objects in the cloud using our service. You can also store files up to 10MB. In our iOS SDK, we store a ParseFile in an on-disk cache when it's uploaded or downloaded. We have now added that functionality to Android. This addition will speed up ParseFile fetching, reduce network calls,...