Category Archives: developer

Training Tip – Create an Interactive Map with jQuery (Video)

TweetjQuery is a popular technology tool with the map geeks these days. Here’s a training resource that might help you to get up and running with jQuery – enjoy! In Create an Interactive Map with jQuery, Chris Converse shows how to … Continue reading

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OS Ride iOS app maps the first three stages of the Tour de France

TweetSeems the UK Ordnance Survey is in the mobile app making business as the UK data provider for teh Government has released OS Ride, a mobile app for iOS featuring routes for the Tour de France. OS Ride features detailed … Continue reading

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Google i/o 2014 – Save the Date, June 25-26 – Registration opens April 8

TweetThis from Google… We just launched the Google I/O 2014 website at http://www.google.com/io. Play with the experiment, get a preview of this year’s conference, and find out more details about registration. Registration to begin April 8 with attendees selected randomly … Continue reading

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Video – Google Project Tango – A smartphone that can map its surroundings in 3D

TweetSo, you may have heard about Google’s foray into the smartphone market and Project Tango. What is Tango exactly?? From Google… Our current prototype is a 5” phone containing customized hardware and software designed to track the full 3D motion … Continue reading

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Samsung wants you to make Gear 2 apps, ASAP

TweetSamsung on Wednesday introduced tools that will allow developers to create apps for the company’s new wearables and flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone.The company, speaking at a developer day at Mobile World Congress, released a software development kit for its Gear 2 smartwatch, … Continue reading

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60% of developers are below the “app poverty line” earning less than $500 per app per month!

TweetSome interesting research from VisionMobile reveals tredns and revenue opportunities based on mobile platform.  Vision Mobile has a new Developer Economics Q1 2014 report based on a survey of 7,000 app developers in 127 countries.

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App Challenge Tip – GoCode Colorado

TweetHere’s an opportunity for coders, developers, mashup artists or ?? on the Front Range – enter GoCode Colorado. The Kick off event is March 19

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The First White House Maker Faire #IMadeThis

TweetFrom the White House blog: c. We will release more details on the event soon, but it will be an opportunity to highlight both the remarkable stories of Makers like Joey and commitments by leading organizations to help more students … Continue reading

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10 Considerations For Your Next Hackathon

TweetHackathons… all the cool kids are doing them! Yes indeed, with the plethora of opendata being made available to the masses there’s no better way to get started than to hack. You know, a group of geeks gets together over … Continue reading

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Time to Code Canada! The Canadian Open Data Experience (CODE) Hackathon #GCA4

TweetThe Canadian Open Data Experience – CODE – is a 48 hour nationwide hackathon where innovators compete to build the best open data apps! — Taking a completely new approach to the creation of teams for this first national open … Continue reading

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GeoDev Tip – MapCamp + GeoDev MeetUp PDX

TweetSomething for the PacNW GeoGeeks and Geo Devs… Hackathons were Hot in 2013 and 2014 is starting off with a very cool hackathon on Jan 10 – enter MapCamp Portland. About the event… MapCamp will bring a two-day hackathon and … Continue reading

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DevSummit 13′ Videos and DevSummit 2014, Save the Date

TweetThe EDN gang in Redlands CA and in other hot spots around the US, like D.C and Portland, are busy prepping for Esri DevSummit 2014 which will take place, as usual, in Palm Springs, CA – Save the Date, March … Continue reading

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