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Learn to Code and Discover your Superpower

Learn to Code and Discover your Superpower

| February 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Learn about a new “superpower” that isn’t being taught in 90% of US schools. I learned my “superpower” of programming using BASIC on a Timex Sinclair 1000 when I was in 9th grade. “Everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think.” – Steve Jobs

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Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: Android > Cloud

Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: Android > Cloud

| November 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

In my ‘Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP’ article last week, I described how to connect Android smartphones and tablets to Microsoft’s On-Premise infrastructure. In this week’s scenario, I’ll use the picture below to illustrate how Android utilizes many of Gartner’s Mobile Enterprise Application Platform Critical Capabilities to connect to Microsoft’s Cloud services in Azure: […]

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Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: Android > On-Premises

Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP: Android > On-Premises

| October 24, 2011 | 2 Comments

In my last ‘Consumerization of IT Collides with MEAP’ article, I described how to connect iPhones and iPads to Microsoft’s Cloud servers in Azure. In this week’s scenario, I’ll use the picture below to illustrate how Android devices can utilize many of Gartner’s Critical Capabilities to connect to Microsoft’s On-Premise infrastructure: As you can see […]

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Writing Mobile Java Apps on the Compaq iPAQ

Writing Mobile Java Apps on the Compaq iPAQ

| September 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Here’s a blast from the past when I wrote the cover story for Java Developer’s Journal a decade ago to coincide with the Java One conference.  I used the Jeode JVM from Insignia Solutions to build apps using Sun Microsystem’s PersonalJava.  I can’t remember if I used JBuilder or Visual Cafe.  I managed to get Swing, threading, […]

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