Be ‘Responsive’ to a Point

By default Oracle Analytics data visualization projects are responsive by default and this is great so authors generally don’t have to worry about device, device size, or screen resolution. Right? Above is an example of some to the beautiful screenshot I see on social media showing off an authors work, but this sort of layoutContinue reading “Be ‘Responsive’ to a Point”

Using App Shortcuts in Synopsis

In the Android version of Oracle Synopsis you can leverage a great ‘newish’ Android feature called App Shortcuts to access your most important projects quickly. Just long press on the Synopsis app icon for about a second and menu will appear along with a quick vibration.  Release, and simply tap any of the menu options to quicklyContinue reading “Using App Shortcuts in Synopsis”

BI Mobile App Designer Hands on Labs

At Kscope 2015 I co-presented 2 hands on labs for BI Mobile App Designer.  I thought I would share the labs for anyone who wants to get more familiar with BI Mobile App Designer.   Before diving into the lab you might want to install the trial edition and get familiar with the product. ThanksContinue reading “BI Mobile App Designer Hands on Labs”

Showing Off NFC Sharing Finally..

For quite some time we’ve had a cool feature in the Android app that we call Tap To Share.  It’s brain dead simple to do; but almost impossible to demo or project on screen…. Until now…. Recently one of our favorite pieces of software called Reflector 2 added support for screen casting Android devices to yourContinue reading “Showing Off NFC Sharing Finally..”

Just some bugs…

You may have noticed an iOS update for our BI Mobile app yesterday.  Nothing to really worry about, just some bug fixes.  Pretty isolated stuff that most of our users won’t hit these bugs, but we felt it was important enough so ‘smash’ them right away, and not wait for our next feature release. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/oracle-business-intelligence/id534035015?mt=8

Get Immersed in BI

BI is about data and visualizations so we think that our app’s chrome and controls should get our of your way when you are working with your data.  We did this from the start with Android. And now we are working to give you this same experience in our iOS apps.   We are wokingContinue reading “Get Immersed in BI”

Minor change in Security Toolkit

By now we all know that iOS 7.1 is available and most of us probably have it installed.  With this update there were also some updates to Xcode.  One change in how architectures are handled impacts our doc on deploying with our Security Toolkit.   On page 11, step 6 you will need to changeContinue reading “Minor change in Security Toolkit”

So You Want to Build a BI Mobile App…

If you were at Oracle Open World BI Mobile App Designer may be old news, but either way you need to read on. So here is the scenario; you are BI author and you have built some great dashboards and maybe you are even deploying those dashboards using the BI Mobile HD app.  Now youContinue reading “So You Want to Build a BI Mobile App…”