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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…

How to Build a Game Skill for Amazon Alexa Using Codeless

In a previous article (Developing a Custom Skill for an Alexa Game), we showed you how to build a custom Alexa skill using Backendless and our Amazon Alexa Skill SDK. Now, we are going to show how to make the same game using our Codeless feature – in other words – without any coding!

How to Create a No Code Mobile TODO Application with Backendless and Dropsource

When building a mobile application, as a rule, you will need to implement two parts: a backend and a frontend. Of course, we can confine ourselves to only the client-side (frontend), but when we have some data that should be stored on the server, we need to have the capability to capture it.

Upcoming Webinar: Codeless Mobile App Development

Building custom native applications has never been easier thanks to Backendless and Dropsource. With these platforms, you can build a beautiful native frontend and a robust and scalable backend with little or no coding required. On March 19, 2019, we will be hosting an hour-long webinar titled “Codeless Mobile App Development Using Backendless and Dropsource”….

Integrating Push Notifications into a Dropsource Project

Dropsource is an online platform for developing Android and iOS applications without coding. The platform also lets you download the source code for your app so you can make changes and subsequently publish into the app store (note: downloading the source code is a paid feature). If you’re looking to add support for push notifications…

Developing a Mobile Chat App Without Any Coding

Developing apps can be fun, especially if you can do it without knowing how to write code. There is a lot of hype around the no-code and low-code trends, however, very few solutions can actually demonstrate successful examples. Here’s real proof of a mobile chat app built without any coding. The app is built using Dropsource…

Developing a Mobile App Without Coding With Dropsource and Backendless

The mission of Backendless is to simplify the app development process. We strive to empower software developers like you to build apps without spending any time on monotonous and repetitive coding tasks. In most cases, a developer working with Backendless should barely think about the server-side and focus entirely on the user experience. Backendless and…

Developing a Mobile Application Without Any Coding Using Backendless and Dropsource (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of a series of articles where we build a mobile app without any coding. The app we are working on is a ToDo app.  In the previous post, we did the following: Set up a Backendless (backend) account. Set up a Dropsource (frontend) account. Implemented (without any coding of course) an application…

Using Codeless to Retrieve More Than 100 Objects With a Single Client-Side API Call

If you’ve used the Data Retrieval API in Backendless Cloud, you may know that the server limits the number of objects retrieved from a table to 100 in a single call. For Managed Backendless and for Backendless Pro, this limit is configurable.  In order to retrieve more than 100 objects, data paging is required. Paging greatly…

Developing a Mobile Application Without Any Coding Using Backendless and Dropsource (Part 1)

Development of mobile applications generally requires two parts: the Backend and the Frontend.  Of course, you could limit it only to the client-side, but if there is some data that need to be stored on the server, there is no way to get around having a backend. In this series of articles, you will create…