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A 12 minutes screencast introducing the basics of Couchbase Mobile for Android applications:
Anyway, I think there are additional ingredients to be added to the mix to make CouchOne Mobile see some traction:
- becoming rock solid. It is in direct competition with tools like SQLite which are rock solid
- there will be tons of applications that would require synchronization with remote servers. Remember, CouchDB strongest point is replication.
- there will be some good and cheap CouchDB hosting providers. When you sell $1.99 apps, you’ll not pay tons of dollars for hosting.
Update: while this comment from ☞ Damien Katz about CounchDB coming to iOS is pre Apple policy change, it is a good sign that
Couchio CouchOne is trying to get it working as soon as possible:
Aaron Miller and I got Erlang booting up on iOS. CouchDB coming to an Apple device near you.
Update: Six month later iOS Mobile Couchbase is here.
Getting back from two crazy days I’m finding that the big news (at least in the media) is that CouchDB has released an CouchDB SDK for Android. You can read more about how to get it ☞ here.
We already knew that thanks to its friendly protocol and advanced replication features, CouchDB is a solid option when looking for distributed web data, Palm webOS and its db8 usage of CouchDB for replication being a very good example of this CouchDB use case.
CouchDB, Mobile Devices and The Distributed Web Data originally posted on the NoSQL blog: myNoSQL