Category Archives: Software Development

Utilizing the Amazon Web Services API

Amazon Web Services API - Easier To Use Than Expected I found that many readers want to acquire information on PaaS (Platform as a Service) offerings.  Admittedly, I too want to get the inside scoop.  While grovelling for info on Amazon Web Services, I ran into Michael Wittag's article on Cloud Zone about using the…
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Improving Data-Driven Interface Design

Designing Data-Driven Interfaces I came across this content on Flipboard.  Erik K at Truth Labs wrote an awesome article on the process of presenting your data within applications.  He does a great job of taking you through each step necessary to create a great interface design.   Designing Data-Driven Interfaces
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Choosing the Application Server That Best Suits Your Needs And Pocketbook

Which Java Application Server Is Best for Your Company? If you're looking to deploy an application server, it can be a challenging experience attempting to choose the product that will best suit your needs and pocketbook.  Here are a couple of resources that can assist you with wading through the hype from all the propaganda…
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Google partners with Udacity to teach about Android app development

New Google Android App Development Strategy Udacity is an online learning site offering tech industry related courses.  What's so special about Udacity's courses, is that they are developed in collaboration with some of the top companies in the software world.  Students benefit directly from the experience of companies like Google, Facebook, and Salesforce.  The model…
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Article: So you want to be a programmer, huh? Here are 27 ways to learn online

Become A Computer Programmer Online Chad Catcchio at The Next Web (TNW) provides some insight for those interested in becoming a programmer.  Check out one of his latest posts and visit the TNW site for more of what he has to say. http://thenextweb.com/dd/2012/10/21/so-you-want-to-be-a-programmer-huh-heres-25-ways-to-learn-online/?_escaped_fragment_=A6yGK
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What Does a UX Designer Actually Do?

This is a very educational article on this topic.  If you ever wondered what UI/UX was all about, Matthew Magain gives you a quick but consice introduction. What Does a UX Designer Actually Do?.
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