3 Things to Consider When Staffing a Software Development Project

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Brett Miller is the president of Custom Software by Preston (CSP). For more than 10 years CSP has impressed clients with highly effective software solutions and teams of multi-talented software engineers.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – February 2012

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IBM is acquiring Worklight , a privately held Israeli company that provides a mobile software platform for smartphones and tablets. The company was founded in 1985 and is based in Ajax, Canada. an Israeli provider of flash caching and virtualization software and hardware.

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The End of the Web? Don’t Bet on It. Here’s Why

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As a software developer I wrote code on what was called a “dumb terminal” because it literally had no processing capability. But for software developers like my company the web was a blessing.

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6 Things You Need to Learn To Build Your Own Prototype

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On that machine, is software that actually handles the request from your user and that software is our second major component: web servers. Web servers are the software sitting on your server that is responsible for receiving the request from the user and sending back a response, usually in HTML, that the user’s browser will display. AJAX : Asynchronous Javascript and XML. That’s because it’s using AJAX.

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Why You Should Make Your Competitors Your Frenemies

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He has been able to take complicated topics like cloud computing and boil them down into pithy messages like “the end of software&# as depicted in the simple logo to the right. Of course they’re software. Software. Software, software, software.

LinkedIn Explores What It Takes To Be an Entrepreneur [INFOGRAPHIC]

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“The Core Value of a Good Leader is Humility:” Sam Schillace, Box Engineering SVP

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I was one of the founders of Upstartle, had the idea and wrote the first version of Writely (I was interested in experimenting with what was then called AJAX and some new browser capabilities around text editing). I first met Sam Schillace when we were both product leads at Google.

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You Don't Know JavaScript

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Are Business Plans Still Necessary?

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Ajax was the new buzzword and many companies went overboard. People mistook extra doses of Ajax for a successful product. That died with waterfall software development. Ditto for enterprise software companies.

Why Launching a Startup Is More Expensive Than You Think

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How to Find Great Outsourced Help Online

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Software needed. Other software is industry-specific, like Adobe Photoshop among graphic designers. You may or may not know what software is needed for things you don't specialize in, but you will soon enough. There are three main benefits I typically derive from outsourcing: 1.

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Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons: Why You Need to Learn.

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Today users expect a high degree of interaction and responsiveness from their web applications that simply cannot be achieved through simple page submissions, hence the birth of AJAX. Web 2.0

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Odd Facts You May Have Forgotten (or Never Learned) About Gmail

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That made it feel more like software than a sequence of web pages. Before long, the approach would get the moniker AJAX, which stood for Asynchronous JavaScript and XML; today, it''s how all web apps are built. Google''s mail product is 10 years old. Oh how things change.

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Google VP: Here's How to Get Bought By Us

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5 Hot Ecommerce Trends to Watch

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Best Advice I Ever Got: Joe Apfelbaum

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The CEO and co-founder of Ajax Union has won over hundreds of clients and hired dozens of employees using these basic tenets of smart leadership. Ajax Union CEO Joe Apfelbaum warns business owners not to fear change nor feedback--both will fuel your company's growth.

Finding a great startup domain name

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If you take a look at some of the best known brand names in tech – Microsoft, Google and Twitter jump to mind – these names connect with the core ideas ( software for micro versus minicomputers , a whole lot of something , and incessant, background communication ) – they were discoverable long before they became brandable. Its ajax-enabled results list is fast and useful, letting you cover more possiblities.

How To Close The Books on Your Startup

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Oppose HB 1192 – The “Software Tax”

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My longtime friend Marion Jenkins, CEO of IT consultant QSE Technologies wrote what I think is one of the most eloquent and well thought out rebuttals to the proposed Colorado “Software Tax” (HB 1192). I urge you to oppose HB 1192, the so-called “Software” Tax. That is because we do not sell, or use, anything other than “canned” software, for which we collect and remit appropriate sales taxes. CDs) – shouldn’t change whether the software should be taxed.

API First Transformation at Etsy – Concurrency

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Our API was for AJAX, whereas the backend code was in PHP. The whole concurrency dependency analysis and scheduling is encapsulated within one piece of software, which we call the curl callback orchestrator. The Ajax service is accessible from pages that run JavaScript on etsy.com.

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How to Plan Your Social Integration Strategy

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Programmer Sought: In-Text Links Script like Kontera

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Steves Latest Twitter Update (@PoPo) : Home About Steve Poland: Risk Taker Archives Contact Programmer Sought: In-Text Links Script like Kontera By Steve Poland • March 19, 2008 I’m looking for an AJAX/PHP/MySQL programmer that can write a script similar to that of the following sites: Kontera , Miva InLine , OptSpots , or Yahoo Shortcuts.

Why Your Startup's Name Matters

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Design for the Novice, Configure for the Pro

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lean startups or even the advent of AJAX. My philosophy emanated from my days of programming and later designing corporate software in the early 1990′s.

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9 Tips for Raising Startup Funds on AngelList

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16 Tips for Picking the Perfect Startup Name

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Innovative Techniques To Simplify Sign-Ups and Log-Ins

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Using AJAX to Get City and State from ZIP Code Auto-Complete the Country Field The conventional way for users to specify their country is to select it from a drop-down list. Also, if you use a common software program that takes user input (forums, comments, etc.),

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Native App vs. Web App: Which Is Better for Mobile Commerce?

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Choosing Between Mobile and Native Apps One of the resounding themes for mobile software developers in 2011 is the debate between building a native app or building a mobile web app. Richard Rabins Co-Chairman Alpha Software, Inc. ); // Welcome to Mashable!

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What Google's Penguin Algorithm Means for Your Business

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Startup Investor Makes a Deal: Engineers for Equity

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How Web APIs Unlock Value in the Cloud

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5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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Good enough never is (or is it?)

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The team was demoing their AJAX-powered map solution, the first of its kind, to senior management at Google. Lean manufacturing , agile software development , and Theory of Constraints are all examples of this idea in action.

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What Kind of Workspace Is Best For Your Startup?

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11 Trends in Web Logo Design

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Venture Capitalists, Super Angels and the State of Startup Funding

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270+ Tools for Running a Business Online

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Bootstrap – Online bookkeeping software that lets you track sales and expenses, organize your records for tax time, and more. Invoice Place – Online billing software that lets you track invoices, quotes, receipts and more. SuperSaaS – This is online scheduling software that allows you to accept appointments booked directly on your website. Gliffy gliffy – Online diagramming and charting software. Sonar – An online polling software.

How to Pick the Right Name for Your Business

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6 Important Startup Trends that Defined 2011

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HOW TO: Hire the Perfect CTO

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