There are a lot of options out there for hosting your Parse MongoDB database. In our migration guide we recommend that customers without database administration experience choose one of the hosted MongoDB providers such as mLab or ObjectRocket.
Here at Parse, we believe in open source as a way of accelerating innovation, learning from our community, and collaborating on scalable solutions to hard challenges in mobile development.
Recently, our team set out to create AnyPhone, a sample app demonstrating phone number account creation with Parse. We blogged about it here, and now we’re sharing a screencast on how it all comes together with the use of Twilio! Happy building!
If you walk into a model shop or toy store today, you’ll probably see a wide variety of remotely-controlled toy cars available. Almost all of them are RC-based (radio control), meaning you’ll lose control when outside of the radio range.
Find out how Parse can be handy in building real-time video chat applications (and more) with this guest post from PubNub by Shyam Purkayastha:
Yesterday, Amazon announced the Dash button, a small device with a single button and a single purpose: Pressing the button orders an item on Amazon. This is just the latest in the continuing trend toward connected smart devices, and we immediately saw the possibilities for our developer community to create devices for their own apps. Feeling inspired to experiment, we spent half an hour with an Arduino Yún, a push button, and the new Parse for IoT SDK to create a device that simulates ordering toilet paper when we’re running low. As you’ll see here, it’s amazingly simple to build a working order button that connects to your app using Parse tools. Here’s how we did it:
At Parse, prototyping plays a crucial part of how we craft our products. Read on for a great tutorial to make your prototypes as realistic as possible with the help of Framer. Brought to you by our resident design expert, George Kedenburg III, and originally posted here on Medium.
Making mobile development as easy as possible has always been our mission at Parse. And ensuring your data is portable and remains yours is an important part of that mission. We’ve worked hard on improving the accessibility of your data on Parse and are committed to ensuring our customers can access their data at any time.