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Topic # 94750 18-Dec-2011 10:56 Send private message

Just to let you know Phil (RedJungle) has released the first version of his Geekzone Windows Phone app.



This is the first version of the app. It uses the first version of our API, which most likely will be expanded soon. There are some apps being developed for other platforms, and I will post about them in time, when the devs feel fit.

To use apps you need a key - not your password. To get a key go to App Keys page.




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  Reply # 559183 18-Dec-2011 11:00 Send private message

I like it, will live with it and provide feedback.

My thanks to the developer  




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  Reply # 559184 18-Dec-2011 11:05 Send private message

I have already asked him to consider a page for new posts since last visit.

RedJungle is also creating the API and based on feedback from other developers we know what we will be putting in there, so will be talking to him during the break on what'll be on API 1.5 and forward.





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  Reply # 559190 18-Dec-2011 11:23 Send private message

Awesome.  Just installed.

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  Reply # 559199 18-Dec-2011 12:23 Send private message

Looks very nice. Scrolling up and down is really really quick. As mentioned above, 'new posts' is a must for this app.




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  Reply # 559202 18-Dec-2011 12:27 Send private message

nice, downloading now, but question isnt the logo used but every company that starts with G

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  Reply # 559203 18-Dec-2011 12:29 Send private message

Perhaps an option to show or hide forum sections. Also make all Categories appear on their own panorama page, GZ has a ton of forums, it would be easier to navigate (constructive criticism - I love the app)
 




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  Reply # 559304 18-Dec-2011 19:03 Send private message

Don't worry folks, lots of things in the pipeline...




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  Reply # 565968 8-Jan-2012 00:36 Send private message

I must say, I am impressed with this app!

My suggestions for improvement would be being able to create new posts, and search through existing ones.

Also I noticed that when I select a post and the web interface opened, it says 'Login to post' near the top. Should the app key it asked for be its magic here so that I am logged in?

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  Reply # 565969 8-Jan-2012 00:49 Send private message

Cool, look forward to this being done for Android (If it happens). Goodwork Redjungle :)



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  Reply # 565994 8-Jan-2012 09:10 Send private message

The API is currently read only, but it will incorporate write mode soon.

Apps are developed independently of the site, using the API. I know there's an Android version (I tested it already), but the developer wants to wait until the API is R/W to release its app.




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  Reply # 565998 8-Jan-2012 09:31 Send private message

freitasm: The API is currently read only, but it will incorporate write mode soon.

Apps are developed independently of the site, using the API. I know there's an Android version (I tested it already), but the developer wants to wait until the API is R/W to release its app.


Don't forget the Apple brigade, mr Fanboi.... 




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  Reply # 566000 8-Jan-2012 09:33 Send private message

There's one person doing an Apple version, so he says. We do not have control over third party projects.




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