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So Long, Windows Platform

Do you remember the old Western movies where the cowboy rides off into the sunset leaving you satisfied they’d achieved their goal – whatever that was? As a kid, I always wondered where they were going next, but they didn’t pause the credits to answer me…they just kept right on riding away into the sunset. Sunsetting Windows Platform Sadly, the Windows Phone app platform has […]

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Android Marshmallow Upgrade

You’ve most likely received the notices to update your Android apps to the latest Marshmallow SDK. Additionally, app users are seeing notices to update their devices when they visit the Google Play store. If you have a history with the powerful Skybuilder app platform then you know by now not to panic. As usual, our team have worked quietly in the background to make sure […]

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HotRod is Live! Advanced JavaScript Module

V’room! V’room!  HotRod is Here!   Over the past few years several people have asked for a more advanced module whereby they could implement their own custom JavaScript module. And, true to the Skybuilder team’s “aim to please” nature, we’re happy to introduce the Hotrod (as in ‘build your own’) module. What’s JavaScript? By definition, JavaScript is a programming language used to make web pages […]

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Shoutbox Module for Your Apps

You Spoke; We Listened! Now let us all Shout! Shout it out! Skybuilders may now create apps with a Chat Wall module. This new module, which will be available later this week will add value to your apps, and encourage usability. As always the Skybuilder team listens to our clients, and one of the features most asked for is a way to communicate within the app. […]

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OUR HOLIDAY GIFT TO YOU!

  Season’s Greetings & Introducing the Skybuilder Preview App: Although building a quality app is a complex process and takes some thought, we’re always on the lookout of your requests to make things easier. One of the questions SkyBuilders regularly ask & request from us is to make previews on iPhones immediate for anyone and any device. If you’ve built an app in the last few days […]

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New Skybuilder App Feature: Password Protection

Want Password Protected Apps? You Got it! Call it an early holiday gift if you’d like … but you asked…and we listened! Skybuilder clients now have the option to add password protection to appropriate apps. This feature will be beneficial for many niche and small business apps. For example, your SMB client  may have an in-house app that only certain people should be able to access. […]

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Announcing Skybuilder’s New Feed Service!

Google Feed Deprecation Presented Us With a Unique Challenge… They say that drastic changes in your circumstances will either ‘make you or break you.’ Yep. We can attest to that. Google recently deprecated their RSS engine, which “broke” Skybuilder’s feed based modules. It’s scary to open up your app and see that little “loading” wheel turning and turning, isn’t it? It could cause a guy to […]

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