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Introducing The Generated Columns Feature
Backendless version 5.7.3 introduces generated columns, a new feature of the Backendless Database. Using this feature, you can declare a new type of column for which the database calculates the values based on a specified expression. These new columns function much like formulas in your favorite spreadsheet application. When you add a generated column, you…

Sample App Code Review – Login UI and API

In my previous post I reviewed the user registration API. Now that you know how to use the registration API and have a registered user, the next step is to review the login functionality. The video below focuses on the apps’ login screen and the Backendless Login API.

Sample App Code Review – Registration UI and API

In the video below I review the code for the User Registration screen of the RestaurantToGo sample app. Additionally, I discuss the usage of the Backendless Registration API. In the previous post and video, I reviewed the process of setting up the development environment for the application.

Setting up development environment for Android project

This is the first post in the series documenting a sample Android app we built to demonstrate various Backendless features. (You can read/watch project overview posted earlier) The video below demonstrates the following: Retrieving project from its github repository. Running the app in emulator. Creating a Backendless account. Importing app data to your Backendless backend….

Building a data-driven Android app with mBaaS – Overview

Earlier this year I wrote about building a sample to demonstrate various APIs of the platform. There is also a post describing the database schema and app’s storyboard. The application is now ready and I will be posting a video tutorial detailing every step of building an app, including the following: Development environment setup User…

Gartner References Backendless in the Market Guide for Cloud Mobile Back-End Services

Backendless has been referenced as a representative vendor in a Gartner publication – “Market Guide for Cloud Mobile Back-End Services”.