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Apps and XP End of Support

Posted by John Browne on Aug, 07, 2013 @ 17:08

    

As end of support/end of life for Windows XP looms ever closer, kind of like the asteroid in Armageddon, more and more people are trying to figure out what to do about it. 

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Topics: application modernization, application migration, Windows XP, Windows 8

Two Win 8 features that will rock your world

Posted by John Browne on Mar, 04, 2013 @ 04:03

Microsoft is a late entry into the tablet market (that is tablets as defined by the iPad, not by the original Tablet PC). Windows 8 was clearly designed to be a touch interface first, mouse and keyboard second.

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Topics: application modernization, Mobile Application Development, Windows 8

Why hybrid apps are the future

Posted by John Browne on Feb, 26, 2013 @ 04:02

Now that Microsoft is on the scene so to speak I think you will see a big push to get developers to write apps for the Windows store. Admittedly the smart thinking is that they will only obtain about a 10% market share over the next 4-5 years but I wouldn't discount their ability to enlist/encourage/extoll developers to get onto the platform.

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Topics: software development, HTML5, Mobile Application Development, Windows 8

Is the iPad mini the new black for application migration?

Posted by John Browne on Jan, 22, 2013 @ 06:01

Interesting article in the Inquirer (no, not the one with such accurate pictures of aliens) hinting that perhaps the larger 10" screen of the original iPad is quickly losing favor compared to the smaller one from the iPad mini. 

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Topics: application modernization, HTML5, Android, Windows 8, iPad