QuickBlox Blog

iOS SDK 1.8.3 released

igorApril 7, 2014

Hey guys!

Did you have any issues with video chat on iOS7.1?

QuickBlox team has released an update of iOS SDK 1.8.3:

  • VideoChat:
    • added Cancel call handler
    • fixes for iOS7.1
  • Users:
    • QBUUser. blobID type changed to NSInteger. Now you can unset blob_id field of user – pass blob_id=-1
  • Chat:
    • added [QBChat instance].useMutualSubscriptionForContactList to manage subscriptions mode of chat contact list
    • QBContactListItem: added subscriptionState property
    • added ability to use secureTLS connection for chat: [QBSettings useTLSForChat:YES];
  • General:
    • fixes for QBToken header when use different API domains

Check it here http://quickblox.com/developers/IOS#Framework_changelog:

QuickBlox released some cool server updates

igorApril 4, 2014

Hey guys,

QuickBlox team has done a great job over the last month and released some cool server updates:

  • CustomObjects module now supports Location field
  • New CustomObjects operators: output[exclude], output[include], near, add_to_set, smart count, update array element by ID
  • ACL storage mechanism rewrited (no API changes in ACL-context)
  • New parameter content-available for iOS pushes
  • Push Notifications stability improvements
  • In-App/Request notifier channels removed
  • Universal pushes logic improvement
  • Performance improvements

Please read updated Messages and CustomObjects documentation http://quickblox.com/developers/Messages  http://quickblox.com/developers/Custom_Objects


WebRTC chat widget release by QB marks a communication innovation

Daryna DoroganMarch 12, 201410

Forget Skype and Viber as we have released the WebRTC powered chat widget! Although it is a beta version so far, we are going to make an official release soon.

53656456н5Now you can add VIDEO CALLING into your website, WordPress blog etc and it works great! You can call from web to Android and vice versa and soon we are going to enable it to work with iOS as well. Group chat is also possible and you can add as many people as you want.

You can test it by visiting:
with Chrome / Firefox / Opera

Just click on another online user via Chrome/Firefox and call them via video call.

Some cool apps for Man Сity

Daryna DoroganFebruary 27, 2014

This month, QuickBlox has even more reasons to celebrate: we released 2 apps for Manchester City Football Club! City App iOS and City App Android are feature-filled and fun as their fans deserve the best!

Even a few all-nighters could not spoil the great pleasure of being able to constantly watch football, so it is worth mentioning :)

You can download the apps here:

City App iOS

City App Android

Well done QuickBlox Team!
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ChattAR 2.0 is released!

Daryna DoroganFebruary 26, 2014

Today Apple approved our new release: ChattAR 2.0! It is a revised application with a rich functionality and is coolly designed for iOS7. In particular, it allows real time group chatting between people sharing the same interest and has a search mode in Augmented Reality:


Please download and enjoy :)

By tradition - a big thanks to those who participated in the development and production of the application, especially the main developer of the project Igor Alefirenko and Evgen for a great design!