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Why Interoperability Must Succeed for the Cloud to Survive

During the past two years, not a week has gone by without several press releases, blogs, editorials or articles about cloud interoperability crossing my...

0 replies - 9341 views - 02/26/11 by Bill Heinzman in Articles

Daily Dose: HTML5 Goes Mobile: The-M-Project Open Source Framework

Tired of constantly adapting your code to the latest smartphone OS? The-M-Project might be the solution you've been waiting for. A new open source HTML5...

0 replies - 28110 views - 02/23/11 by Katie Mckinsey in Daily Dose

Why switching from Android to Windows Phone 7 won't be a problem

Mobile development is an interesting task and today if an app is available on one platform, chances are it will soon be available for other platforms as well....

4 replies - 11468 views - 01/31/11 by Den D. in Articles

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0 replies - 3088 views - 01/18/11 by Snippets Manager in Uncategorized

Daily Dose - ICEfaces 2.0 - A Wintery, JSF 2-based Release

The ICEfaces team has delivered the major version 2.0 this week and as the number implies, it is built on top of the relatively new JSF 2.0 spec.  The new...

0 replies - 30183 views - 12/22/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - The Silverlight 5 Plan

At Microsoft's developer-focused Silverlight Firestarter event, they laid out the roadmap for the next version of Silverlight - an RIA platform that is now...

0 replies - 21113 views - 12/06/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - VirtualBox Update from Oracle

The Oracle VM VirtualBox has reached version 3.2.12.  The virtualization app for x86 hardware just received about 20 bugfixes fixing stability issues, 64-bit...

0 replies - 22601 views - 12/03/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - London Stock Exchange Switches to Linux - Breaks Record Trading Speed

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) has recently migrated from a .NET system over to Linux for their stock trading system.  Recent tests have broken the trading...

0 replies - 23127 views - 10/29/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - Adobe Releases HTML5 Video Player w/Flash Rollover

Adobe wasn't kidding when they said they were riding the HTML5 bandwagon as hard as anybody right now.  Rather than compete with the new web standard, Adobe...

0 replies - 29639 views - 10/24/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - Report Says Microsoft/Adobe Merger Story is Bunk

While it certainly didn't hurt Adobe's stock prices, which rose by 11.5% this week, the rumors that Microsoft is in talks to buy Adobe are...

0 replies - 21148 views - 10/08/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - Another Android OEM Gets Sued

After Apple Sued HTC for Android phone-related IP infringement a few months ago, and then after Oracle sued Google for Dalvik's particular usage of Java, a...

0 replies - 21027 views - 10/04/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - Researchers Slam Android Over Apps that Leak GPS data

A study from researchers at Duke University, Penn State University, and Intel Labs has discovered that 15 out of 30 popular Android applications selected at...

1 replies - 20960 views - 10/01/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - SproutCore 1.4 Grows Touch Support

A new release arrived for the SproutCore framework that builds nativeized web apps.  The new release, 1.4, has more touch events for mobile devices and better...

0 replies - 21228 views - 09/20/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Android and Windows Phone 7 - Part 3 – Debugging on the device

If you are developing applications for a specific mobile platform, you will eventually feel the need to debug on an actual device. Windows Phone...

0 replies - 13389 views - 09/08/10 by Den D. in Articles

Daily Dose - Expression Blend 4 Shines With Silverlight

The de facto UI design tool for WPF and Silverlight (ergo Windows Phone 7), Microsoft Expression Blend, is finally available in its fourth released version. ...

0 replies - 4218 views - 06/07/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - Lightspark: Free, Open Flash

A free and open source Flash player has emerged this week in beta.  The Lightspark beta is close to having full ActionScript 3 support and it even includes...

0 replies - 18337 views - 05/20/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - What Do You Want To See in Silverlight 5?

There's no rest for Microsoft's Silverlight team.  They are already preparing to schedule new features to go into Silverlight 5.  Version 4 was announced at...

0 replies - 19101 views - 05/03/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Android is Getting Flash 10.1, Firefox, and Infringement Accusations from Microsoft

There's a ton of news surrounding the Android platform today.  The most concerning story centers around the public statements by a Microsoft representative...

0 replies - 11329 views - 04/28/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in News

Daily Dose - Hadoop is Safe From Google's MapReduce Patent

Google has just granted a patent license to the Apache Hadoop distributed computing framework, which uses a MapReduce process similar to Google's recently...

2 replies - 23465 views - 04/27/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose

Daily Dose - The Future of Car and Smartphone Integration

Automaker Ford has announced that it will make the first vehicle that enables Blackberry and Android phones to use certain web apps through voice commands. ...

1 replies - 16681 views - 04/20/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose