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Wed, June 05, 2013 - The WebRTC standard aims to make peer-to-peer communication over the Web as easy as picking up a phone. Here's what developers need to know about WebRTC, including how to set it up and what limitations the protocol currently faces.
Tue, June 04, 2013 - Feedly, the free RSS service that has been the safe harbor for millions of Internet refugees fleeing the soon-to-be-defunct Google Reader, announced Monday that several popular RSS apps will access its API free of charge.
Thu, May 16, 2013 - If you're doing serious Web content engineering you might well choose an all-singing, all-dancing product such as Adobe's Dreamweaver. The latest version of Dreamweaver in Adobe's Creative Suite 6 (released just over a year ago) was really impressive with new features such as an improved user interface, support for jQuery UI widgets, better cascading style sheet Version 3 support and support for PhoneGap. All in all, a very cool and comprehensive Web development platform.
Wed, May 15, 2013 - Selling SaaS (software as a service) applications aimed at specific lines of business is one way that SAP has tried to stake a claim in the world of cloud computing and during the Sapphire conference it unveiled a broad series of updates to the portfolio.
Wed, May 15, 2013 - The tried-and-true enterprise service bus--long the foundation of now-dated service oriented architecture deployments--is back in style thanks to the increasing need to integrate disparate applications. The secret to ESB's future success, some say, is a close tie to API management tools.
Fri, May 10, 2013 - Microsoft today took another shot at rival Google, calling its rival's online application suite, Google Docs, "too big a gamble."
Tue, May 07, 2013 - If DevOps means infrastructure as code,' then that code very well could have bugs. DevOps also means you may not see those bugs in a test environment because, well, there is no test environment. Here's what you can do to manage this risk.
Wed, May 01, 2013 - With the clock ticking down to the demise of Google Reader, Digg promises a beta version of its Reader alternative will launch just in time.
Thu, April 25, 2013 - When a popular site introduces a new design, complaints are inevitable. But designers don't often make changes or bring back old features just to satisfy users.
Tue, April 23, 2013 - Making use of the petabytes of patient data that healthcare organizations possess requires extracting it from legacy systems, normalizing it and then building applications that can make sense of it. That's a tall order, but the facilities that pull it off can learn a lot.
Fri, April 19, 2013 - Here's a selection of so-called 'B movies' to catch on Netflix this month.
Thu, April 18, 2013 - Twitter today is releasing a service that the social network hopes will change how people find music and artists.
Wed, April 17, 2013 - Google Apps, including Gmail and Google Documents, suffered a disruption this morning.
Tue, April 16, 2013 - Netflix on Monday said it would abandon Microsoft's Silverlight media player plug-in for Windows and OS X in-browser video streaming, and replace it with a trio of HTML5 extensions.