AWS Mobile Blog

Announcing Web Identity Federation

by Bob Kinney | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Version 2 of the AWS Mobile SDK This article and sample apply to Version 1 of the AWS Mobile SDK. If you are building new apps, we recommend you use Version 2. For details, please visit the AWS Mobile SDK page. This content is being maintained for historical reference. We are very excited to announce […]

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New AWS Mobile SDKs Release 1.6.0

by Yangfan Zhang | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

We have just released a new version of the AWS Mobile SDKs. The individual SDKs for version 1.6.0 can be downloaded from the following pages: AWS SDK for iOS AWS SDK for Android This new version of the SDKs contains updates for web identity federation in AWS Security Token Service, parallel scans in Amazon DynamoDB, […]

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Running AWS SDK for Android samples in Eclipse with ADT v22

by Glenn Dierkes | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Android Developer Tools (ADT) The ADT Plug-in for Eclipse is used to help developers build their Android apps. The samples included with the AWS SDK for Android are meant to be run with minimal configuration. ADT v22, released at GoogleIO, requires an additional step for successful execution of our code samples. Error in LogCat If […]

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Making Asynchronous Calls with Handler

by Yangfan Zhang | on | in S3 | Permalink | Comments |  Share

There are two ways to make asynchronous calls: AsyncTask, and Handler plus Thread. I briefly introduced how to use AysncTask to make asynchronous calls in the previous post. In this post, I will explain making asynchronous calls with Handler. I will also compare AsyncTask with Handler. What is Handler? A Handler is associated with a […]

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S3TransferManager for iOS – Part II: Asynchronous Uploads Best Practices

by Yosuke Matsuda | on | in S3 | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Version 2 of the AWS Mobile SDK This article and sample apply to Version 1 of the AWS Mobile SDK. If you are building new apps, we recommend you use Version 2. For details, please visit the AWS Mobile SDK page. This content is being maintained for historical reference. This post demonstrates some best practices […]

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Understanding the JARs in the AWS SDK for Android

by Glenn Dierkes | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Why all the JARs? The AWS SDK for Android contains a number of JARs. Some are specific for development, while others are meant for distribution. This post explains the purpose of each of the JARs, if a JAR has any dependencies, and how to include the right JARs in your Android application. Development JARs To […]

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How to Switch from Single to Multiple Frameworks of the AWS SDK for iOS

by Glenn Dierkes | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Version 2 of the AWS Mobile SDK This article and sample apply to Version 1 of the AWS Mobile SDK. If you are building new apps, we recommend you use Version 2. For details, please visit the AWS Mobile SDK page. This content is being maintained for historical reference. Early versions of the AWS SDK […]

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Understanding the Frameworks of the AWS SDK for iOS

by Glenn Dierkes | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Version 2 of the AWS Mobile SDK This article and sample apply to Version 1 of the AWS Mobile SDK. If you are building new apps, we recommend you use Version 2. For details, please visit the AWS Mobile SDK page. This content is being maintained for historical reference. Why all the Frameworks? The AWS […]

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New AWS Mobile SDKs Release 1.5.0

by Bob Kinney | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

We have just released a new version of the AWS Mobile SDKs. The individual SDKs for version 1.5.0 can be downloaded from the following pages: AWS SDK for iOS AWS SDK for Android This new version of the SDKs contains updates for Local Secondary Indexes in Amazon DynamoDB, various bug fixes and individual service frameworks […]

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Logging with the AWS SDK for Android

by Bob Kinney | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Logging can be an effective way to debug your application or library, capturing information that can help diagnose errors in logic or verify assumptions of data consistency. The AWS SDK for Android includes logging via the Apache Commons logging project. The SDK makes use of this library and its link to [http://developer.android.com/tools/help/logcat.html Android LogCat] to […]

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