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From Andrew Grieve <agri...@chromium.org>
Subject Re: cordova-plugin-background-app
Date Tue, 05 May 2015 18:50:35 GMT
Hmm, just have mobile chrome apps' mobilespec equivalent. It'd be worth
creating a smaller just-uses-local-notifications-or-alarms app to show it
off. I'll try and do that some time this week.

On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 11:52 AM, Raymond Camden <raymondcamden@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Do you have an example appl?
>
> On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 10:20 AM, Andrew Grieve <agrieve@chromium.org>
> wrote:
> > Wanted to draw attention to a new plugin we've created for allowing
> Android
> > apps to behave as a service on Android (without actually being a
> service!)
> >
> > https://github.com/MobileChromeApps/cordova-plugin-background-app
> >
> > We use it as part of our chrome.gcm, chrome.notifications, and
> > chrome.alarms plugins.
> >
> > Under-the-hood, it uses less-well-known Android features to have an
> > Activity start without any visual cues, then have it be able to switch to
> > the foreground through "task reparenting". Crazy stuff, but nice results
> :)
>
>
>
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