Mobile development and deployment
The mobile development section offers a variety of resources for those working with mobile applications and looking for ways to improve development and mobile usage. Find the latest information on mobile application development best practices and strategies. Get ALM experts and news on mobile development in the lifecycle.
Bridging the gap between Web and native apps
18 Mar 2016
News - Native applications have always been better at engaging consumers, but a new approach, called progressive app development, promises to make the browser more engaging than ever.
Life beyond the JavaOne sessions: Mastering life in San Francisco
15 Oct 2015
News - You won't spend every moment at JavaOne in a session, so here is some advice from Barry Burd on how to navigate San Francisco and get the most out of the JavaOne experience.
Google's Project Soli replaces the keyboard and mouse with radar and logic
01 Jun 2015
News - Very little has been done to truly replace the utility of the keyboard and mouse, but Project Soli is working to change that. The new Google project looks to combine machine intelligence with radar and similar technology to read hand signals and control...
Google I/O keynotes announce plenty of toys for Andriod developers to love
29 May 2015
News - The Google I/O conference keynotes never disappoint, and this year, with announcements ranging from new online cloud storage capacities to new IDE features and new Android APIs, there's plenty for developers of all stripes to love, especially Android...
Google's Solve for X program names four pioneers
12 Feb 2015
News - Google's Solve for X program has determined four moonshot finalists. Learn who they are and the technological advances they represent.
IT spending in 2015: Mobility projects and cloud
05 Feb 2015
News - Mobile application development and cloud-based services will be focus of IT spending in 2015, according to a TechTarget survey on IT priorities.
Can Microsoft Azure and push notifcations raise Minecraft to new heights?
20 Oct 2014
News - Many are worried about Microsoft's acquisition of Minecraft, but with their Azure cloud and advancements in mobile push notifications, Minecraft game-play may soon be taken to new levels of engagement.
This is where to turn when friends ask you how to program in Java
09 Aug 2014
News - There are many introductory books about Java on the market, but for anyone who wants to learn to program, and they want to learn how to program in Java, they can't do any better than Barry Burd's Beginning Programming in Java for Dummies.
Android: The Next Generation
13 Jul 2014
News - Google continues to invest in and improve their flagship mobile operating system, and the latest version, codenamed Android L, is no exception. New graphics, simple animations and improved flexibility are some of the features that were introduced at...
From Tango to the NDK: Further exploration of the Google I/O exhibitors hall
03 Jul 2014
News - Be it previews of products like Tango which create 3D images of your surrounding, to demonstrations of the Android Native Development Kit (NDK), the 2014 Google I/O conference and exhibitors hall was full of new and interesting technology to explore.