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Posts: 5
Registered: ‎03-28-2011
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Social Integration !!!

Hello All,


Since the mobile booming is growing i was very glad when i hear about webworks to start a step forward with blackberry development.


i have some questions that really i dont find any answer for it @ internet


1. Twitter xAuth integration, i cant even use anything from twitter since no documantation

2. FaceBook Connect Butoon how to.

3. Navigation and passing parms from index.html to x.html

4. Phone Gap is a really great toools why not you supported with at least documantation

5. For now i find many way to do cross plat form ajax function that get/send data to server that works on 6,5,4

6. no tutorials of how to use data online and how to use local storage and how the session in app looklike



i hope to get the answers here in the official forums since i am tired looking around


thanks alot in advance

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Registered: ‎07-02-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Bold 9900
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Re: Social Integration !!!

Hi moe85, this is the right place to be asking these types of questions.  Welcome to the Web forums, home of may friendly experts happy to assist 


Let me get you started:


1. Have you see the Twitter API Wiki?



2. I have personally not used Facebook Connect - would love to hear from other developers who've had success with this.  Did the Facebook developer's site? http://developers.facebook.com/


3. You can transfer data between pages using cookies, URL query string, HTML5 local/session storage, Web DB, etc.


4. We are happy to hear of developers using PhoneGap, which is a great tool for creating BlackBerry apps.  it is a 3rd party product though, and if you are looking for documentation, I'd recommend http://docs.phonegap.com/


5. Can you pls clarify what is your question?


6. What do you mean by "data online"?  For local storage, the Internet is your friend Smiley Wink  This is a standardized HTML5 API (http://dev.w3.org/html5/webstorage/), so many developers have produced great learning resources and published them on your sites.  For example: http://diveintohtml5.org/storage.html 




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New Contributor
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎03-28-2011
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Re: Social Integration !!!

Hello Astanley,


i am so glad for your reply this is the first time i see helpful reply in very short time, 


1. i have check the twitter API Wiki but i cant find i tutorial or a way to Authnticate users on blackberry webworks, i think i can display the tweets for a username or hashtag but to make the app useful the user have to interact with the tweets not just seen it. 


3. are there detailed tutorial around ? 


5. my question was i find many way to use XHR with BB Webworks App, what is the best one that works on all BB OS 4,5,6


7. i would like to add question about JQuery Mobile and is it supported 100% by BB OS 5,6 


Thanks Alot