Anthony Bull overviews some of the tools that help being productive with Ember.js, providing details on Yeoman.
Mitchel Sellers introduces .NET 4.5 Async, showing how to use it by means of examples.
James Elsey conducts a hands-on workshop developing a NFC application for Android.
Jeff Scott Brown demoes creating a web application with Grails 2 using the command-line, GORM and Hibernate, GSP, and Spring Integration.
Evan Czaplicki explains the key concepts of Functional Reactive Programming, showing how FRP can avoid the callback hell. He shows how to use FRP for games, demoing a Mario game.
Keith Adams outlines PHP's strengths and Facebook's attempts at remedying the inconsistencies and misfeatures in the core language.
Alex Speller introduces Ember Query, a library enabling query string usage in Ember: introduction, advanced usage, tips & tricks, the future.
Paul Lammertsma conducts a hands-on workshop on building Android custom components. This session is closely related to the session www.infoq.com/presentations/Custom-Components-Android.
Raymond Chen tells the story of Windows’ API evolution from the beginning up to its latest version, WinRT.
Joshua Suereth designs a scalable distributed search service with Akka and Scala using actors, and covering practical aspects of how to scale out with Akka’s clustering API.
Guillaume Laforge introduces some of the new features in Groovy 2.1: better Invoke Dynamic, DSL-related annotation, grouping annotations, compiler customization.
Martin Odersky outlines the main categories of static type systems as well as some new developments, and discuss the tradeoffs they make.