ConnectyCube iOS Calls SDK v1.1 has been released!

Posted by Charlie on July 31, 2018


We are happy to announce one more release from ConnectyCube iOS team – ConnectyCube iOS Calls SDK v1.1! It can be easily installed directly into your application by adding sdk libraries via CocoaPods. Main changes we would like to highlight:

  1. Latest WebRTC version used
  2. BroadcastExtension feature (check here for more details about this feature)
  3. Added preferMetal property to CYBCallRemoteVideoView class.

More information how to work with ConnectyCube SDK could be found in our documentation.

Your feedback is highly appreciated!


NativeScript support has been added to ConnectyCube JS SDK!

Posted by Charlie on July 30, 2018


We are glad to let you know that we have added support for NativeScript to our JS SDK.

NativeScript helps building apps for iOS and Android based on JS SDK.

So, you can start developing apps with instant messaging functionality, including chat, push notifications, attachments, user authentication, etc.

Check out our documentation for more details.

We also plan to add NativeScript support for audio/video calls to our JS SDK in the nearest future.

Further news will follow!


ConnectyCube releases React Native SDK for building native iOS & Android apps using JavaScript and React

Posted by Charlie on July 26, 2018

React Native allows you to build mobile iOS and Android apps using only JavaScript. It uses the same design as React, letting you compose a rich mobile UI from declarative components.

Today ConnectyCube releases its own React Native SDK, so that you are welcome to start developing apps with messaging functionality – chat, user authorization, file attachments, push notifications and many more.

We are also going to continue our effort in the area and release the video chat support soon, so you will be able to implement the video calling capabilities based on WebRTC technology: 1-1 video chat, group chat, mute/unmute opponents, switch camera and video recording.

How to start

  1. Create React Native App, use this link for reference.
  2. Simply install the ConnectyCube SDK package in a normal way:
    npm install connectycube-reactnative --save
  1. Then do some pre-setup steps for the internal dependency – xmpp.js lib:
    cd node_modules/connectycube-reactnative/xmpp.js
    cd ../../../
    cp -r node_modules/connectycube-reactnative/xmpp.js/node_modules/* node_modules/

The above steps will be simplified in future.

  1. And you’re ready to go:
    import {ConnectyCube} from 'connectycube-reactnative';
    var CB = new ConnectyCube();
  1. Now you can initialize the ConnectyCube SDK according to this guide.
  2. Start using Messaging capabilities.
  3. Check our documentation for React Native SDK for more information.

Have any issues?

Simply create an issue at our GitHub page and we will answer quickly!

Hope you will find it useful for your apps! Cheers!