AWS Mobile Blog

Using Amazon DynamoDB Document API with the AWS Mobile SDK for Android – Part 2

In the first part of this blog, we introduced you to the Amazon DynamoDB Document API. This API is a mechanism for accessing data in DynamoDB that doesn’t require you to map models to the data. Instead, you access the data through standard accessor methods on a standard Document object. In this blog post, we […]

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Deploy to AWS Mobile Hub from your GitHub repository

by Bharath Kumar | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

AWS Mobile Hub now helps you share your Mobile Hub project configuration template with other developers. With one click, you can import the project configuration from a GitHub repository into the AWS Mobile Hub console and deploy an identical mobile backend. In addition to one-click import, you can export your project configuration, commit to GitHub, […]

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Using Amazon DynamoDB Document API with AWS Mobile SDK for Android – Part 1

The AWS Mobile SDK for Android helps developers write mobile apps by providing simplified APIs for using AWS services, such as Amazon Cognito and Amazon DynamoDB. In the past, to access data, you needed to use the DynamoDB Object Mapper (or use the service APIs). You then had to define a model within your mobile […]

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Enhanced JavaScript development with AWS Mobile Hub

by Richard Threlkeld | on | in Lambda, S3 | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Introduction As the JavaScript ecosystem grows, we continue to invest to help customers build mobile and hybrid apps. Today, we released a feature in AWS Mobile Hub called Hosting and Streaming. This feature automates deployment of mobile websites in both test and production scenarios using Amazon S3 and Amazon CloudFront. It also helps developers streamline […]

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Amazon Cognito User Pools supports federation with SAML.

Last year, we launched SAML federation support for Amazon Cognito Identity. This feature enables you to get temporary scoped AWS credentials in exchange for a SAML response. Amazon Cognito Identity supports an API-based approach that requires you to parse the SAML response from the SAML IdP (Identity Provider) and call the Amazon Cognito Identity API with a […]

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Deep Linking – Track and Engage Mobile App Users

You are about to enter the incredibly engaging and often confusing world of mobile deep linking. You’ll learn what deep linking is—the types of links, what deep linking can do, and why you should care—and walk through implementation details with examples. What is Deep Linking? Think of a deep link as a URL that takes […]

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Web and Hybrid Mobile App Solution from AWS Mobile Hub and Ionic

AWS Mobile Hub and Ionic, an open source framework for building mobile apps, have teamed up to create an official Ionic starter project that demonstrates an end-to-end solution for hosting and building mobile web and hybrid applications on AWS. In this blog post, we explain what the project is, describe key areas, highlight additional use […]

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Sign Up and Confirm With Amazon Cognito User Pools Using C#

This post was authored by Tom Moore & Mike Morain, AWS Solutions Architects. With Amazon Cognito, you can add user sign-up and sign-in to your mobile and web apps. You can also authenticate users through social identity providers such as Facebook, Twitter, or Amazon; with SAML identity solutions; or by using your own identity system. […]

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Export, Import, and Clone AWS Mobile Hub Projects

by Dennis Hills | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

This post was authored by Bharath Kumar, Sr. Product Manager, AWS Mobile. AWS Mobile Hub now supports exporting and importing the configuration of an AWS Mobile Hub project from the Mobile Hub console with a few clicks. You can import previously exported Mobile Hub projects from any AWS account or import your own exported Mobile […]

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Use C# To Register and Authenticate with Amazon Cognito User Pools

This post was authored by Tom Moore & Mike Morain, AWS Solutions Architects. You can use Amazon Cognito to add user sign-up and sign-in to your mobile and web apps. You can also authenticate users through social identity providers such as Facebook, Twitter, or Amazon; with SAML identity solutions; or by using your own identity […]

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