Graham Lee discusses strategies and tools for testing iOS apps with a view to uncovering hidden security and usability issues.
Eric Burke advises on creating mobile applications for Android: the lifecycle of an app, loaders, fragments, Otto, DI, and others.
Ed Callahan and Derek Henninger demo building a SpringSource application with WaveMaker including web services, DB access and generating a mobile version of the app.
Robert van Loghem shares the challenges, design considerations, frameworks used and lessons learned while building a mobile application including voice recognition.
Tom Hughes-Croucher discusses increasing the performance of web applications and websites by using Node.js’ event-driven approach.
Godfrey Nolan introduces the necessary pieces to set up continuous integration for iOS and Android: Hudson/Jenkins, headless emulators, unit testing tools, functional testing and beta app deployment.
Mark Little provides advice on when it is not recommended to use transactions and how to use transactions with Web Services, NoSQL, REST and mobile infrastructures.
Jesse Wilson introduces Dagger, a dependency injection framework for Java, covering the motivation behind its creation, examples on how to use it and some of the internal details.
Pablo Luna provides cloud integration guidance, explaining why it is a prerequisite for mobile development projects and presenting techniques for building business cases for cloud integration.
Jeff Kelley introduces the Grand Central Dispatch framework for writing concurrent applications for iOS.
Rob Shilston discusses the need for coding responsively, not just designing responsively, along with the development process in place at Financial Times.