develop a hybrid app
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Thu May 4 13:11:53 EDT 2017
Matt Maier wrote:
> On Thu, May 4, 2017 at 8:39 AM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
>> Matt Maier wrote:
>> > Is there a concise list of what Livecode can do on mobile devices?
>> I'm not sure, but filtering the Dictionary with "mobile" will reveal
>> language elements specific to those platforms.
> Okay, so am I doing it right if I find "mobileIdleTimerLocked()" and
> interpret it to mean that on both ios and android I can find out if
> the user has interacted with the phone because mobileIdleTimerLocked
> will be false. Or mobileComposeTextMessage will let us bring up a
> texting program with a message, but the user would still have to send
> I don't see much else.
...for that specific question. For the original question of "what
LiveCode can do on mobile devices", when I filter the Dictionary with
"mobile" I see dozens of language tokens.
>> > Auto-reply - prewritten messages that go out when you're focusing
>> > to explain what you're doing and when you'll be done. Like "I'm at
>> > yoga. I'll check my phone at 5".
>> That would be handled on the server, no?
> Wouldn't we need something on the phone to know that a call or text is
> coming in?
Ah, I see. As worded it wasn't clear what the app would be replying to.
I don't believe LC currently offers a built-in solution for altering how
incoming calls are handled, but if iOS provides an API for that you
could write a library for it with LC Builder.
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