…familiar with terms like MRR, BKA or "Learn How MySQL 5.6 Makes Query Optimization Easier"? Are you a Developer or a DBA and want to be prepared for the 5.6 release, and get advantage of the latest integrated tools that MySQL provides with its last release? Then I invite you to join me at the webinar I have prepared for this Friday, March 15:
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…& 8 app with TWG Senior Developer Derek Watson
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The Globe & Mail Case Study
Join Derek Watson , Senior Developer at TWG, as he walks us through the creation of the Globe & Mail's Window's 8 app. Based on the team's collective experiences, this case study moves from conceptualisation, through development and finally publication of a…
In the real world, you have time to work on a project and mistakes are an inevitable part of the process. But in a hackathon, the deadline is set before you even start and a single mistake can make or break your project.
At the 2013 in Hackathon , I asked experienced hackathon participants, "What's the biggest mistake you can make during a hackathon." Here are their answers:
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…working with the hope of winning some prize money that's just a ton of fun.
At the 2013 in Hackathon , I asked the coders who had attended previous hackathons why do they keep coming back. Here are their answers:
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...and that time when my fantasy to play the opening number for a big keynote at a developer conference came true...
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Currently,tasks are common place in modern Android app architectures to fetch data from a server . However, there is a different approach where Async tasks can be replaced by the class.
In this presentation, Kelum Peiris from The will look at architectural considerations for developing data driven Android apps, and strategies … Group
…Microsoft, Christopher was a Founding Member, Architect, and Lead Developer for Amazon.com's Elastic Compute Cloud (" EC2″). Christopher has 18 years of software engineering and leadership experience and holds several patents in the areas of Internet routing, VM/runtime hosting, content delivery and cloud computing.
Firefox Developer Hub
Here's the schedule: Time What's9:30 a.m. Registration, breakfast and set-up 10:30 a.m. Event start, with introduction by emcee 10:40 a.m. Creating Apps for OS (2 hour session) 12:40 p.m. and lunch! You've got 4 and a half hours to eat and work on your Firefox OS project. 5:00 p.m. of " Dr. Gleaming", a Firefox OS homework 5:30 p.m. Demos! …
§ At $64K it better be the ultimate audiophile media server :
The Kryptos Ultimate is what happens when super computer engineers come together with the intention of designing a media server capable of outperforming the bestto Reel systems.
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Reminded again today that programming is 17% coffee, 29% common sense and 54% picking good names.
…happy in your career.
Don't take things too seriously.
There are two great things about the current world of software development. First, the possibilities are endless. You can work for a small or large company, create your own startup or just freelance. There is very likely a niche that fits your favourite way to work. Secondly, there is a ton of opportunity out there! Software developers are in high demand at the moment so right now is a fantastic time to experiment.