James Yu

Hosting Your Own Parse on AWS and Heroku

Last week, we released Parse Server, the open source version of the Parse backend. Since then, the repository has already received over 4,000 stars, 700 forks, and dozens of pull requests. We are working hard to make it the best open source app framework. Developers with an existing Parse app should migrate their apps to...

The Parse App Gallery

At Parse, we're proud of our platform. But, we're even more proud of the apps that developers have built on top of Parse. Ever since our beta launch, we've been surprised, impressed, and astounded by the apps that the Parse community has created. Today, we're launching the Parse App Gallery, which showcases apps that are...

Parse and Box Partner to Innovate in the Enterprise

Today, we're thrilled to announce our official partnership with Box, the platform that makes it easy for people inside organizations to access and share their content in the cloud. They've been leaders in this space for a while, and have transformed how organizations conduct business online. At Parse, we share the same goals, and are...

Changelogs

Things move fast and furious here at Parse. Our philosophy is centered around quickly shipping new features to our platform on a daily basis. We're laser focused on continually improving our platform so that you can focus on building your mobile app and not on building the infrastructure. All this means we ship new versions...

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...

Parse is Officially Out of Beta

Today is an exciting day for Parse. Ever since our beta launch, we’ve been working tirelessly to make the best mobile platform out there. We’ve launched dozens of features, scaled our infrastructure by many orders of magnitude, and talked to thousands of you as you built your apps. That work has paid off and we’re...

Usage and Analytics

As an app developer, it's important for you to understand how your app is being used and the volume of requests being generated. Today, we've added usage and analytics graphs to your app's dashboard, and also aggregated stats on your account page. You'll now be able to see how many API requests and push notifications...

Building HTML5 Mobile Apps with Parse and Tiggzi

The folks over at Tiggzi will be conducting an interactive webinar on how to build an HTML5 mobile app using their Mobile App Builder and Parse. During the session, you'll learn how to create and define mobile services on Parse that are exposed via REST. You'll also learn how to build an HTML5 app in...