Devmarch - Recent articles where developers meet development Devmarch 195 106 enOur Biggest Gaffe Was Relying on HTML 5, Says Zuckerberg Web/exclusives/our-biggest-gaffe-was-relying-on-html-5-says-zuckerberg.html]]>2012-10-09 05:20:18Indu Brito252Java Leads as High-performance Language for Mission-critical Financial Applications is the programming language best suited for financial applications, per a recently released white paper.. Apart from fast execution, short development times and excellent suitability for large systems, it is easier to avoid programming mistakes and develop high-quality code with Java, which is crucial for these types of systems.]]>2012-10-09 05:17:42Indu Brito251Developer Momentum for BlackBerry 10 Continues to Grow stunning BlackBerry 10 applications from Cisco, Foursquare, Sencha, Gameloft, Halfbrick Studios, Madfinger Games and Funkoi have been revealed, demonstrating applications that are feature rich and integrated with core functions of BlackBerry 10 and embracing the seamless flow that only BlackBerry 10 provides.]]>2012-10-09 05:12:23Indu Brito250Metro Flavored Nokia Xpress Web Browser Debuts Windows Phone users who have been clamoring for an alternative browser, Nokia has announced Nokia Xpress featuring data compression and a different viewer paradigm. Although it packs a metro flavor, the new browser surprisingly does not use the Internet Explorer 9 rendering engine.]]>2012-10-09 05:01:33Indu Brito249Android Owners Being Left Behind, Study Claims Source/exclusives/android-owners-being-left-behind-study-claims.htmlA new study has revealed that Android phones have a bad history of not getting the latest OS upgrades, often leaving them several versions behind. The Understatement's Michael Degusta tracked 18 different Android phones shipped in the U.S. through the middle of 2010, and found that most have not received major OS upgrades or even minor support patches, even though they're still under contract.]]>2011-11-03 18:15:47aby v198Samsung Hosts Bada 2.0 Power App Race Electronics is calling on all developers globally to develop their best app for its newly announced bada 2.0 Power App Race, which gives developers the chance of winning up to USD100 000 for creative app development. Now in its second year, the bada Power App Race competition will formally launch bada 2.0 to mobile applications developers, inspiring them to create innovative new applications using the bada 2.0 SDK. A total of 10 applications - including five game applications, and five non-game applications - will be selected and rewarded with prize money totalling USD1 million. Furthermore, winning applications will receive the "Power App" mark at Samsung Apps, exclusive marketing and promotion benefits.]]>2011-11-01 02:58:04aby v201Microsoft to Peel Mango at Mobile Developer Summit 2011]]>2011-11-01 02:52:36aby v200The MDS Tribute to Steve Jobs Developer Summit (MDS) 2011 will pay rich tributes to Steve through passionate discourses from real professionals and developers who have been touched by Steve's passion and creativity. They will provide their interpretation of how Steve did what he did, and most importantly how we can all learn to unleash our inner Steve.]]>2011-11-01 02:48:20aby v199Adobe Unveils AIR and Flash Player Incubator Program Web/exclusives/adobe-unveils-air-and-flash-player-incubator-program.htmlAdobe has introduced the Adobe AIR and Flash Player Incubator program. Under this program, the Adobe Flash Runtimes team will share with developers features that are under development or experimental in order to get early participation, testing and feedback from the community.]]>2011-11-01 02:43:40Indu Brito196A Business Case for Using Adobe Flex and the Adobe Flash Platform Web/whitepapers/a-business-case-for-using-adobe-flex-and-the-adobe-flash-platform.htmlRIA combines the goodness of instant Web access to centralized data to create a user experience that is both easy to use and enjoyable. Fortune 500 companies like NASDAQ that need to run high-use, high-volume applications that communicate in real-time and complete transactions in milliseconds are increasingly turning to use Adobe's Flex technology to build RIAs. The white paper summarizes Adobe Flex and the Flash Platform as a mature and evolving ecosystem, well suited to your organization's RIA projects. <a href=""><b>Download white paper</b></a>.]]>2011-02-02 02:13:55Indu Brito195