Wednesday, May 20, 2015

How to install the Ripple Mobile App Emulator for Android BlackBerry Nokia iPad iPhone in 5 minutes

In this post we describe Step by step How to install the Ripple Mobile App Emulator for Android BlackBerry Nokia iPad iPhone in 5 minutes.
In this article we install a Mobile Emulator for use on the kind of Mobile Device that you wish: Nexus Galaxy, BlackBerry, Acer , Nokia, iPad, iPhone, and more...
Ripple is multi-platform aimed to mobile HTML5 application development and testing.
This jquery Mobile Emulator looks as the following:

How to install the Ripple Mobile App Emulator for Android BlackBerry Nokia iPad iPhone in 5 minutes

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How to install the Ripple Mobile App Emulator for Android BlackBerry Nokia iPad iPhone in 5 minutes 


You can get and run the code for the jQuery Mobile App showed above, from this GitHub rep:
https://github.com/CarmelSoftware/jQueryMobile_PaginationAndButtons

Ripple is browser agnostic. However, here we'll be installing it on Chrome.
Open the Chrome Webstore and make a search for the FREE "Ripple" Emulator:

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At the moment of writing this post, there is a "Beta" version of the Ripple Emulator. But it is being tested and it responds very well. Take a look at the feedbacks: by now, more than 500 web developers have rated this beta version with 4 stars. So go ahead and install this Chrome extension 

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After the installation, open some jQuery Mobile App url. The emulator will respond with this screen:


How to install the Ripple Mobile App Emulator for Android BlackBerry Nokia iPad iPhone

This will be just the first time that you use Ripple. The emulator wants to know your preferences. You can just click on the default option ("Mobile Web").

Next, check that the "Allow access to file URLs" option is enabled in Chrome:

How to install the Ripple Mobile App Emulator for Android BlackBerry Nokia

Finally, you can test your Mobile App with plenty of different devices :


How to install the Ripple Mobile App Emulator for Android

You can choose for a "Dark" or a "Light" background also:

How to install the Ripple Mobile App Emulator





That's it.... 
Happy programming.....

      by Carmel Schvartzman


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