Play GIF images stored on Parse.com on iOS

Storing images on Parse is easy, we just need to create a class that contains a File column for storing the image file. With ParseUI, it's also very easy to show these images in the app using a PFImageView. All we need is to set the file property on the…

Uniqueness constraints in Parse Database

Parse is a great service for quickly getting an app out without getting into too much backend/server/database details. Its really easy to quickly set up your database schema and start saving and querying data. However, one of the most important things that it currently misses is the ability…

Store image dimensions in Parse with Cloud Code

Say you have a large number of images of different sizes on Parse. You're downloading them for display in a table or any other type of view. Of course, you definitely need the size of each image, while you are waiting for the download of each image. Something like this…

Useful Android resources

I started Android development a few years before and have been working on some really cool projects with Android. Here's a list of resources that I have found to be really useful so far: Libraries Android Annotations: Android Annotations is a library that simplifies code maintainance and development by allowing…