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  • Mobile Cloud

    Software Craftsmanship 2014 Wall Calendar Analysis

    How have the 2014 Software Craftsmanship wall calendar sales varied by country? See the numbers, and how they can be used to (facetiously) suggest that one country cares more about their code than another!
    January 17, 2014
  • Cloud Mobile

    Four Options for Mobile Form Validation

    Form validation is among the most despised tasks in web development. Implementing client-side validation in a user-friendly, developer-friendly, and accessible way is shockingly difficult - especially in the context of mobile. Worse, since the need for server-side validation is not removed, any client-side validation violates the DRY principle of software development. In this article we'll look at some mobile form validation best practices, and a few different ways to implement them.
    January 16, 2014
  • Cloud Mobile

    Let's Get Push Notifications Working In PhoneGap And iOS

    Icenium makes it easy to do Push Notifications, but you still have to deal with Apple's certification and provision process. This post walks you through getting your push notifications working on iOS in a PhoneGap application.
    January 14, 2014
  • Cloud Mobile

    How to Add Files to the "res" Directory

    Jim Cowart explores how you can add resource files to your Icenium apps and include them in the "res/" directory when you build your installers.
    January 09, 2014
  • Cloud Mobile

    Live From the AT&T Developer Hackathon

    This last weekend AT&T held a developer hackathon at the Palms resort in Las Vegas. The event attracted hundreds of developers from around the world - all competing for tens of thousands of dollars in prizes. In this article we'll talk about the event, the winners, and what this all means for Icenium.
    January 07, 2014