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Vipul Patel explains the basics of migrating Java applications to Windows Azure.
Learn how to convert Java objects to JSON format, save it to a file, and then convert it back to an object.
Learn the basics of migrating PHP applications to Microsoft’s cloud platform, Windows Azure.
PHP has come a long way from humble beginnings: it started out being a collection of tools and has risen to being a fully (almost) object oriented language. It has become the leading language on the web... Read on to learn more.
UPDATED: The Android emulator has traditionally been a necessary but frustratingly slow tool for Android developers. Learn how you can boost your Android emulator speed to real device performance levels -- or even faster.
Big data platforms and ecosystems emerged from the need to efficiently handle data volumes, velocities, and varieties that had not previously existed.
Hannes du Preez shares his list of top 25 tools that you can use to make your Windows Store App development a lot easier.
Programmers in 21 cities around the world teamed up in a major hackathon focused at helping to solve global social ills.
Microsoft and Azul systems announced a partnership to deliver an OpenJDK build on Windows Azure.
Android Studio is the first IDE dedicated entirely to Android. Find out how it compares to Eclipse, and develop a Hello World app in the new IDE.
Open Source SVN 1.8 version control system adds new capabilities; How does it stack up against Git now?
Learn how to build, test, deploy and run your PHP applications on the OpenShift cloud platform.
JavaFX 2 has many promising features, but its stability with large, complex enterprise applications remains unproven.
Android 4.0 added legitimate SDK access to the user's calendar. Learn how to access it in this short tutorial.
Eclipse 4 now is the default platform for the IDE, but that doesn't mean Java developers will be using it just yet.
Android app developers often misuse notifications -- annoying users and risking having their apps uninstalled. Learn the do's and don'ts of Android notifications.
The PHP 5.3-based Lithium Framework lands financial and promotional backing from Rails platform provider Engine Yard.
With end-to-end performance testing, Android developers gain a true understanding of how their apps will behave.
The Dalvik Debug Monitor Server (DDMS) is one of the most powerful Android debugging tools out there. Find out why.
Build your first OpenGL ES project in Android.
Add the power of libraries to your Android project.
Learn five cool PHP image manipulation tricks using the popular ImageMagick utility.
Learn how to use Android face detection APIs to identify faces in bitmap images.
Step-by-step instructions for creating a registration and login process with the CodeIgniter PHP Web application framework.