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In Your Font-Face

Posted by Jake Archibald  on  Feb 16, 2012 Posted by Jake Archibald Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 16, 2012

Jake Archibald explains how different browsers deal with fonts along with tips for downloading, optimizing, creating and rendering fonts. The session covers various font formats and web fonts.


Fast, Easy Usability Tricks for Big Product Improvements

Posted by Chris Nodder  on  Feb 10, 2012 Posted by Chris Nodder Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 10, 2012

Chris Nodder proposes a 5 steps process to improve a product: watch users using it, interpret what they are doing, generate product ideas, turn ideas into design, let users test the design.


Cool Code

Posted by Kevlin Henney  on  Feb 09, 2012 2 Posted by Kevlin Henney Follow 5 Followers  on  Feb 09, 2012 2

Kevlin Henney examines code samples to see what can be learned from them starting from the premise that one won’t write great code unless he knows how to read it.


Questions for an Enterprise Architect

Posted by Erik Dörnenburg  on  Feb 03, 2012 11 Posted by Erik Dörnenburg Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 03, 2012 11

Erik Dörnenburg answers: What is Enterprise and Evolutionary Architecture?, discussing 4 issues: Turning strategy into execution, Ensuring conformance, Where do the architects sit? Buying or building?


The Golden Circle – Why How What

Posted by Jean Tabaka  on  Feb 03, 2012 2 Posted by Jean Tabaka Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 03, 2012 2

Jean Tabaka challenges the audience to reflect on what Agile practices they are employing, how they are using them, ending with the questions “Why have their organization chosen to go Agile?


Devops Fools, Tools and other Smart Things

Posted by Patrick Debois  on  Jan 26, 2012 Posted by Patrick Debois Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 26, 2012

Patrick Debois discusses the role of tools in creating a new devops culture that needs to be build inside organizations around the idea of craftsmanship.


Cloud Security or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Cloud

Posted by Alon Hazay  on  Jan 20, 2012 Posted by Alon Hazay Follow 0 Followers , Jakob Illeborg Pagter Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 20, 2012

Cloud security, according to IDC (2010), is the main worry for companies. Alon Hazy and Jakob Illeborg Pagter look at the threat landscape, and examine secure cloud solutions today and in the future.


UI in an Agile Process - The Quick 'n' Dirty Approach in the Real World

Posted by Janne Jul Jensen  on  Jan 13, 2012 Posted by Janne Jul Jensen Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 13, 2012

Janne Jul Jensen presents the development process of a mobile banking application from prototyping to the actual product including SCRUM sessions, sprint evaluations, UI designing, and user feedback.


The Mobile Browser as a Platform

Posted by Maximiliano Firtman  on  Jan 13, 2012 Posted by Maximiliano Firtman Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 13, 2012

Maximiliano Firtman offers tips for creating applications for mobile browsers, showing how HTML5 can help, and explaining the need for web performance optimization for mobile devices.

Followers Case Study

Posted by Merlin Carpenter  on  Jan 03, 2012 1 Posted by Merlin Carpenter Follow 0 Followers , Tim Stokes Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 03, 2012 1

Merlin Carpenter and Tim Stokes present the architecture of, a website and a system keeping track of historical data –birth, marriage, death, census records- of over 2 billion people.


Angry Birds on HTML5

Posted by Joel Webber  on  Dec 27, 2011 1 Posted by Joel Webber Follow 0 Followers  on  Dec 27, 2011 1

Joel Webber explains what it took for Google to port Angry Birds to Chrome/HTML5, the challenges and technical solutions used.


Code2Cloud: Automating The Whole Software Dev/Deploy Cycle

Posted by Ryan Slobojan  on  Dec 22, 2011 1 Posted by Ryan Slobojan Follow 0 Followers  on  Dec 22, 2011 1

Ryan Slobojan presents Code2Cloud used to automatically set up a number of tools useful for development and deployment: Hudson, Git, task repository, wiki, Cloud Foundry Deployment Services and Maven.

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