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Introducing Developer Permissions for Team Based Development
As we move toward the launch of version 6.0, we are excited to introduce new features to the Backendless platform that will make your life easier starting today. Today, we are going to introduce you to a highly-requested new feature, Developer Permissions. Application development is a team sport. It takes a team to build more…

Backendless SDK for Android – Make Sure to Pick the Right Version

If you’re starting an Android project with Backendless and import our SDK library from Maven, please pay attention to the version number of the library. We have published a beta version of the 4.0 SDK into Maven central. When referencing Backendless in Android Studio, version 4 is the default one to popup. Unless you’re building with Backendless…

API Call/Minute Limit and How to Avoid It

This is a question we get very often: “How can I avoid rejected API calls when my app generates more calls than allowed by the plan’s limit?” To give you the context of the question – all Backendless plans have a limit of API calls/minute. With the free plan the limit is 300, the Cloud…

Hear Back from Your App Users – Configure the "From" Email Address

The backend for your Backendless app sends out emails for the following events: When a user creates an account for your app When a user requests password recovery When a user logs in for the first time The default email address used by Backendless is develop@backendless.com, which is an automated account – we do not actively…

Backendless 4.0 Status

Version 4 of Backendless is getting quite close to being released in Backendless Cloud. We are in the final stages of testing and it should not take very long for you to see and experience the new version online. The initial release of 4.0 in the Cloud environment will be a Beta. We anticipate keeping…

Developing a Custom Code Generator with Backendless 4.0

One of the new features we added in Backendless 4.0 is support for custom code generators. We already have multiple code generators which can create complete client-side projects for Android, iOS, and JS with just a few button clicks. Ability to add your own custom generators greatly expands the possibilities. The Backendless code generator system uses…

Admin and Management API Change for Backendless 3.x

With the introduction of version 4.0 in the Backendless Cloud environment, we set the goal to allow both the current version of 3.x and the new 4.0 to collocate on the same subdomain. When we introduce 4.0 in the Cloud, both versions of the backend will be available on the https://develop.backendless.com domain. As a result, there…