Choosing a JavaScript Framework

Thanks to Pavneet Singh Saund for telling me about Rob Eisenberg’s recent NDC Oslo talk Note: A more up to date version of this article is available on Medium Choosing a JavaScript Framework: A look at 6 popular options I have recently started assessing this myself. It is not an easy decision because there is so…

Thinking in Polymer

I have recently been looking at React JS and Angular 2 with a view to adopting one of them for use in a Single Page App that I’m working on. However Angular 2 and React try to accomplish very different things and for a fairer comparison we should compare React JS with Polymer JS. Or React…

Controlling Android Location Frequency

Welcome to Part 4 of this review of the Pluralsight course Android Location-Based Apps by Jim Wilson Jim has over 30 years of software engineering experience, with the past 15 years heavily focused on creating mobile device and location-based solutions. He has co-founded multiple software-related startups and has served in a consulting role at several more. After…

Android Location Management and Threading

Welcome to Part 3 of this review of the Pluralsight course Android Location-Based Apps by Jim Wilson Jim has over 30 years of software engineering experience, with the past 15 years heavily focused on creating mobile device and location-based solutions. He has co-founded multiple software-related startups and has served in a consulting role at several more. After…

Android Location Providers

Welcome to Part 2 of this review of the Pluralsight course Android Location-Based Apps by Jim Wilson Jim has over 30 years of software engineering experience, with the past 15 years heavily focused on creating mobile device and location-based solutions. He has co-founded multiple software-related startups and has served in a consulting role at several more. After…

Android Location-Based Apps

Welcome to Part 1 of this review of the Pluralsight course Android Location-Based Apps by Jim Wilson Jim has over 30 years of software engineering experience, with the past 15 years heavily focused on creating mobile device and location-based solutions. He has co-founded multiple software-related startups and has served in a consulting role at several more. After…

Start Developing For Android

Welcome to Part 1 of this review of the Pluralsight course Start Developing For Android by Chiu-Ki Chan. Chiu-Ki is a mobile developer with a passion in speaking and teaching. She runs a mobile development company, producing apps such as “Monkey Write” for learning Chinese writing and Heart Collage for snapping photos to stitch into a heart.…

TypeScript Build and Test Pipeline

Welcome to the final part of this review of the Pluralsight course Practical TypeScript Migration by Steve Ognibene. Steve has been doing professional web development since the year 2000, and specializes in SQL Server, C#, VB.NET and TypeScript. He loves teaching and talking about all of the technology platforms he uses, and is an active contributor to…