Author Archives: craigisakson

NOTIFICATIONS WITH THE SALESFORCE IOS SDK IN IOS 8

Anytime there is an OS update for mobile devices, no matter the platform, I always like to pull up apps I have written before or are currently working on to check to see if there are any hiccups.  iOS 8 … Continue reading

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EXCITED TO SPEAK AT DREAMFORCE 2014

Every year there are a few Sundoggers that make their way to San Francisco to attend Salesforce’s annual conference, Dreamforce.  This year will mark my second year attending the conference.  This will also give me another opportunity to share some … Continue reading

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CREATING PUBLIC RESTFUL SERVICES IN SALESFORCE

In the course of working with a Salesforce and other connected systems, you are bound to run across a time when you need to create a public web service in Salesforce to be consumed by an outside system.  To me … Continue reading

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CALLING RESTFUL SERVICES ON SALESFORCE THROUGH THE NATIVE IOS SDK

Salesforce does a lot of awesome things that help a developer work on getting stuff done rather than setting stuff up.  It is one of the reasons why I like the platform.  A lot of the repetitive work is taken … Continue reading

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IOS JSON TOOLS PART II

If you remember back to the initial blog post on JSON tools for iOS, I had mentioned using Jastor for parsing data in iOS.  Well, Jastor is no longer supported.  However, this does not mean that you have to do it all … Continue reading

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CREATING CLASSES AND TRIGGERS IN APEX USING THE TOOLING API

Have you ever or are you now in a situation where you need to create an Apex class or trigger via Apex code and you are looking for a good way to do so?  Then you have come to right … Continue reading

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WORKING WITH DYNAMIC MARKERS IN GOOGLE MAPS JS API

Google Maps has been around for quite a while.  As such, when I came across the need to add dynamic markers to a map I did some searching.  My search didn’t really yield what was looking for.  There were a … Continue reading

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STARTING A PUSHTOPIC FOR THE STREAMING API IN SALESFORCE

f you have ever used the Streaming API in Salesforce you know that you need to create a PushTopic for users to subscribe to for streaming to work.  Not a big deal right?  It’s just an object and the topics … Continue reading

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UPLOAD AN IMAGE FROM YOUR MOBILE DEVICE TO SALESFORCE USING CORDOVA

If you have ever built a hybrid mobile application on the Salesforce Platform, you are probably familiar with Cordova.  Cordova allows your application to talk to mobile specific hardware via a JavaScript API.  This allows you the ability to tap … Continue reading

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THE TWO SITES THAT EVERY ANDROID AND IOS DEVELOPER SHOULD HAVE BOOKMARKED

re you into both Android and iOS Development?  Maybe just one or the other?  If so, I have a “Pro Tip”.  Sometimes it is hard to know what is already out there in forms of Libraries for certain things you … Continue reading

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