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I've been an architect for Java, .NET and a mobile developer for Android and iOS. I love technology, gadgets and software.

The many types of technology Clouds

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Chris Hardin
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Tuesday, 21 August 2012 Category Chris Hardin 0 Comments
Perhaps the hottest buzzword today is Cloud.  Cloud computing, specifically.  There are a lot of different types of Clouds.  Before you assume what someone means when referencing the Cloud, read this. Tags: Cloud, PaaS, SaaS
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Why you should be using MongoDB/GridFS and Spring Data...

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Chris Hardin
I've been an architect for Java, .NET and a mobile developer for Android and iOS
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Tuesday, 14 August 2012 Category Chris Hardin 0 Comments

The flexibility, ease of use, scalability and versatility of Mongo are good reasons to give it a chance.

Tags: Cloud, NOSQL, MongoDB, Mongo
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How do you handle mobile app-device security?

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Chris Hardin
I've been an architect for Java, .NET and a mobile developer for Android and iOS
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Monday, 19 March 2012 Category Chris Hardin 0 Comments

There’s been lot of hubbub related to mobile security over the past year and how to accomplish it. It's the BYOD (bring your own device) issue that's a big concern.

Tags: Android, Apple, iOS, iPad, iPhone, Software, Security, Mobile
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Services are key to Enterprise Mobile App Development

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Chris Hardin
I've been an architect for Java, .NET and a mobile developer for Android and iOS
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Wednesday, 14 March 2012 Category Chris Hardin 0 Comments

There are more gotchas in software than in professional politics, unfortunately.  Some are a lot more serious than others and some are downright unforgivable.  I've found the lynchpin for mobile development to be, not in the app itself, but in the supporting services.

Tags: REST, Web Services, Development, Apple, iOS, iPad, iPhone, Software
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Mobile user story design techniques that work… and don’t

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Chris Hardin
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Sunday, 04 March 2012 Category Chris Hardin 0 Comments

Mobile app design presents some familiar challenges and some that are new. A good blend of discipline and tools can help.

Tags: Chris Hardin, User Stories, Design, Software, Development, Mobile, iPad, iPhone, Agile
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