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Mobile Development For Arduino Part 5

By Bryan Richardson, Software Engineer | 1/12/17 10:45 AM

The Internet of Things is transforming society’s concept of the world wide web. What was once an invisible virtual environment has evolved into a tangible physical network of electronic devices. This development has provided an opportunity for a broad spectrum of programmers, ranging from code ninjas to nascent developers, to control their user experience and interaction with the physical world.

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Supporting Accessibility: Larger Text in iOS

By Jesse Black, Software Engineer | 12/22/16 10:45 AM

iOS 10 is the third version to allow users to specify a size preference under Accessibility: Larger Text. Apple usually gives a runway of 6 months up to a year before they start forcing developers into supporting a new feature. At this point, it seems like it will always be optional for developers to respect this setting.

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ESP8266 Programming: Building a IoT Weather Station - Episode 1

By Florian Harr, Software Engineer | 12/19/16 10:45 AM

Today we're going to build something exciting together and you guessed right - it has to do with the Internet of Things (IoT).  As we do more and more IoT business for our clients we, as software developers, also get more and more into the hardware part of the equation. It's an important part when you truly want to understand and solve a problem. 

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Server APIs Work Group: Building a Solid Foundation for Swift

By Sean Swezey, Software Engineer | 12/15/16 10:45 AM

When Apple announced that Swift would be open-sourced and available for Linux, developers immediately began writing server software and frameworks in Swift with Vapor, Kitura, and Perfect emerging as the top three. With very little provided by the standard library, each framework has come up with different ways of implementing the foundations they need.

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Aqueduct Recognized In Growing Dart Community

The Dart community has shown strong support for Aqueduct, our server-side web framework written in Google's Dart language. We were invited to write a blog post on the Dartlang website about Joe's Aqueduct presentation at the Dart Developer Summit and highlighted the framework's top features.

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An Introduction To The okbuck Gradle Plugin For Android Builds

By David Mays, Software Engineer | 12/5/16 10:45 AM

Gradle is an awesome build system which makes my life as a developer much easier. However, with large numbers of dependencies build times can slow to a snail’s pace, leaving developers frustrated and legitimately slacking off.

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How To Prevent Memory Leaks In Swift Closures

By Marcus Smith, Software Engineer | 12/1/16 10:45 AM

A memory leak occurs in an iOS app when memory that is no longer in use is not properly cleared and continues taking up space. This can hurt app performance, and eventually, when the app runs out of available memory, will cause a crash.

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Would Async/Await Work In Swift/iOS?

By Joe Conway, CEO | 11/28/16 10:45 AM

Today, Swift doesn't have a language-level solution to writing asynchronous code. If it did, this is the article I'd write to explain how it works. (Probably in Swift 7 - after we get more codemojis and renamed methods first.)

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Using Custom Views As Menu Items

By Jason Atwood, Software Engineer | 11/14/16 11:51 AM

The Android framework does a lot to help us create and interact with menu action items, those little icons on the right side of the toolbar. By calling just a few setup methods, the framework will automatically handle three things for us.

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Our Takeaways from Dart Developer Summit 2016

In October, stable|kernel CEO Joe Conway and VP of Engineering Ross Hambrick debuted Aqueduct, our server-side web framework written in Dart, at Google’s Dart Developer Summit 2016. For two days, #dartlang enthusiasts worldwide tuned in and showed up to celebrate all things Dart and learn more about Google’s plans for this powerful and productive programming language.

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