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10 Useful Resources to Bookmark for the Mobile Developer

March 14, 2012 Glenn Letham

There’s so many developer resources, portals, devzones and the like out there.. so where does one begin when they want to jump in to mobile app development? Obviously that depends on the platform of choice, the resources at hand and many other variables. Here’s 10 simple and useful dev resources […]

Codeacademy Letting Users Create Courses

February 15, 2012 William Berry

Its newly introduced course creator functionality positions the popular startup as an E-learning platform. After raising $2.5 Million in its first funding round last fall, and attracting nearly 400,000 pupils to date with its CodeYear initiative (including current New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg), promising E-learning startup Codeacademy has recently […]

Making The Most of Meta Descriptions

January 9, 2012 Wesley LeFebvre

There is an ongoing debate as to whether search engines use keywords in meta descriptions to rank a web page. One thing is certain though, Google sometimes (but not always) uses the description as a snippet when it presents search results to a user on the Search Engine Results Page […]

Fun With JQuery: Part 2

November 30, 2011 Qushawn Clark

JQuery has a vast array of nice plugins for it that are generally free to use, and I’m going to go over a few here in this article. In the last article, I talked about the nifty little fancybox plugin for JQuery, and also explained a little on how to […]

Fun with jQuery: Part 1 – Fancybox!

November 16, 2011 Qushawn Clark

For those of you who don’t know much about it, jQuery is a javascript library that greatly simplifies client-side scripting, which can really be a pain. Aside from the many useful things that jQuery offers, such as simplified event handling, there is also a vast array of third party plugins […]

RIM CEO Provides A Look At The New BBX Dev Platform

October 19, 2011 Glenn Letham

Today at the annual BB Love-fest (aka. BlackBerry DevCon), RIM President & CEO,Mike Lazaridis, greeted the crowd and provided the State of RIM address as well as a roadmap for the future which includes the Blackberry 7 lineup of devices and a new developer platform, Blackberry BBX.

Theories And Technologies Are Not Solutions

October 6, 2011 Rob Diana

Technologists have a tendency to focus on the technologies being used during a project. Many people would use the newest or most hyped technologies in order to stay ahead, or even just to use it as a learning experience. I have been in the software development industry long enough to […]

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