• submit to reddit
Alec Noller09/17/14
11481 views
0 replies

Dev of the Week: Chanwit Kaewkasi

This week we're talking to Chanwit Kaewkasi, Assistant Professor at the Suranaree University of Technology’s School of Computer Engineering in Thailand, co-developer of a series of low-cost Big Data clusters, and featured author in DZone's upcoming 2014 Guide to Big Data.

Alec Noller09/17/14
3055 views
0 replies

How to Make an Existing App Work with Android Wear

You've probably heard about Android Wear by now, but how does one transition from traditional mobile Android development to Android Wear? One option that makes a lot of sense is to work with existing Android apps that you've already developed.

Erich Styger09/16/14
2379 views
0 replies

Review of the CAM8100-U USB Camera with the RIoT Android Board

In my earlier post, I was running into the ‘single camera’ trap of the current RIoT Android OS image: with only one camera attached, and switching between front/back camera, Android is stuck and needs to be flashed again to the board.

Mitch Pronschinske09/12/14
9111 views
10 replies

17 Wearables the Apple Watch Just Killed

Now that Apple finally threw its hat into the smart watch and fitness band arena, here are the inevitable casualties in the same category that will probably be crushed under the weight of Apple brand superiority, if not technical superiority.

Alec Noller09/11/14
5248 views
0 replies

Developing with a Sense of Direction: Hackstock for #LocalGov

It's a familiar trend when it comes to hackathons - to startup-centric software development in general, maybe - that the app comes first, and the reason comes second. Hackstock for #LocalGov, on the other hand, is an interesting twist on this tradition.

Alec Noller09/10/14
10051 views
0 replies

Dev of the Week: Adam Diaz

Every week at DZone, we feature a new developer/blogger to catch up and find out what he or she is working on now and what's coming next. This week we're talking to Adam Diaz, Hadoop Architect at the Teradata Big Data Center of Excellence and featured author in DZone's upcoming 2014 Guide to Big Data.

Alec Noller09/10/14
12011 views
0 replies

The Best of DZone: September 3 - September 10

If you missed anything on DZone this week, now's your chance to catch up! This week's best include the reasons why Vaadin is a Passat, named parameters in Java, mobile gaming with Haskell and SDL, NoSQL job trends, and more.

Alec Noller09/09/14
3712 views
0 replies

One More Thing... Apple Announced the Apple Watch

The iPhone 6 wasn't the only thing to come from the Apple Event - also, the Apple Watch. Here's what we know so far.

Simon Gladman09/09/14
2957 views
0 replies

Composite Components in Swift: Dial Based RGB / CMYK Picker

This post looks at creating a composite component using more than one of my dial controls. The example I've created is a color picker which allows the user to use dials to set either the red, green and blue or cyan, magenta, yellow and black components.

Juhani Lehtimaki09/08/14
5443 views
1 replies

Material Design: Activity Transition Animations

In this article I want to take a look at one of the most important types of animations in Android apps. Activity transitions.

Alec Noller09/07/14
6589 views
0 replies

The Best of the Week (Sep. 5): Mobile Zone

Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Mobile Zone. This week's best include a look at the similarities between Swift and Scala, a Hello World Cordova app built in AngularJS and Bootstrap, iOS first (and Android never), and more.

John Walter09/05/14
5683 views
0 replies

Revolutionizing Mobile Gaming With Haskell and SDL

Haskell has developed a reputation for being efficient and cheap to implement. But other than these server-side implementations, Haskell is oft-used for consumer-facing solutions. Enter Keera Studios, a small start-up that wants to bring Haskell to the mobile gaming world.

Alex Curylo09/04/14
6655 views
0 replies

iOS Changes: Storyboard Launch Images

So, you been fearing what the likely new @3x sizes are going to do to your seven and counting launch image requirements? Well, looks like all that fuss may be going away soon.

John Walter09/04/14
2926 views
1 replies

Apple Highlights Common Issues for Rejected Apps

For years, Apple has been a bit mysterious with its reasons for rejecting some apps and allowing others in. But earlier this week, they released a comprehensive list of the major reasons apps don't make the grade.

Alec Noller09/03/14
9051 views
0 replies

Dev of the Week: Hébert Coelho de Oliveira

Every week here and in our newsletter, we feature a new developer/blogger from the DZone community to catch up and find out what he or she is working on now and what's coming next. This week we're talking to Hebert Coelho De Oliveira, Senior Developer at M4U.