Apache Cordova


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Apache Cordova

An open source hybrid mobile development environment from the Apache Software Foundation (www.apache.org) that generates iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, WebOS, bada and Symbian apps from the same source code. Cordova is the foundation of several development environments, including Adobe Phonegap (www.phonegap.com), Ionic (www.ionicframework.com), Monaca (http://monaca.io), ViziApps (www.viziapps.com), Convertigo (www.convertigo.com) and appMobi (www.appmobi.com).

Cordova Street, Vancouver, B.C.
Cordova was originally PhoneGap, developed by Vancouver-based startup Nitobi Software and acquired by Adobe in 2011. Adobe contributed PhoneGap to the Apache Foundation, which renamed it after the location of the Nitobi office. See PhoneGap and hybrid mobile app.
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Samsung added the Vibration API and Battery Status API to WebKit, while tools like Apache Cordova and Adobe's PhoneGap now integrate six of the most popular WebAPIs into their products.
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8220;The Docebo Mobile App is open source - having been built using our public API with tools, such as Apache Cordova, via a technology which is available to all our clients, and released under the Open Source BSD license,” he explained.
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Support for Apache Cordova plug-ins, enables developers to leverage specific mobile device features across multiple operating systems.
The toolkit will help developers create Android and iOS hybrid native apps with Chrome app polyfills, through Apache Cordova.