Enabling Assessment Module after Course Completion

April 9, 2012 | By

Last week, a Captivate user had posted a question on our Facebook page. She was working on a course which had a few modules and an assessment in the end. In this course, she wanted to create a customized menu page with all the modules and assessment li…

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Future Insights

April 8, 2012 | By

Attending Future Insights Las Vegas, USA.

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MTM 2012

April 8, 2012 | By

I will co-present a session about PhoneGap at MTM Cologne, Germany

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Mobilism 2012

April 8, 2012 | By

Attend Mobilism 2012 Amsterdam, Netherlands

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jsDay 2012

April 8, 2012 | By

I will speak about CSS Regions/Exclusions/Shaders and jsDay 2012 Verona, Italy.

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Adobe WebUp #4

April 8, 2012 | By

I will speak at Adobe WebUp #4 about PhoneGap.

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Starting with Starling: Ep 2 and the Thoughts Behind

April 7, 2012 | By

This time, I spent about a week thinking and developing a new game that I could use for this new tutorial series “Starting with Starling”. So, I ended up with Hungry Hero. It was a quick 2 days of coding, but took a little bit more than 2 days for creating graphics, assets, sounds, etc. […]

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Face detection with getUserMedia

April 6, 2012 | By

There are quite a few interesting APIs evolving in the “modern web”, but not all of them are going to be things you would use in most projects. I’ve been very public about my feelings concerning canvas for example. Great for games and ch…

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jsoup adds jQuery-like parsing in Java

April 6, 2012 | By

Earlier this week James Moberg introduced me to a cool little Java utility – jsoup. jsoup provides jQuery-like HTML manipulation to your server. Given a string, or a URL, you can do things like, find all the images, look for links to a P…

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webDU 2012

April 5, 2012 | By

Hello antipodeans and antipodiphiles, I will be speaking at webDU 2012 in Sydney, Australia in a few weeks.  If you have never heard of webDU, it is an absolutely fantastic web conference. It provides a great environment for honest open conversations …

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Using jQuery to conditionally load requests

April 5, 2012 | By

Here’s an interesting question – what if you wanted to fetch a resource using Ajax, let’s say a large zip file – but you only wanted to do it if the zip has been updated since the user last requested it. How would you do that?

I’ve been usin…

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Reminder – Best of ColdFusion 10 Contest!

April 5, 2012 | By

Just a quick reminder to everyone that you have less than a month to whip up some code for the Best of ColdFusion 10 Contest. Get crackin!

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Training: Rapid Instructional Design for Agile Software Development

April 5, 2012 | By

Topic: Rapid Instructional Design for Agile Software Development Date and time: Thursday, 31st May, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Sara Feijó, Adobe Captivate enthusiast, as she talks about Rapid Instructional Design for Agile So…

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Training: Captivate Your Learners with Engaging eLearning

April 5, 2012 | By

Topic: Captivate Your Learners with Engaging eLearning Date and time: Thursday, 17th May, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Risa Blair, Adobe Captivate enthusiast, as she transforms a bland course into a captivating experience fo…

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Captivate Training: Using Video in Adobe Captivate 5.5

April 5, 2012 | By

Topic: Using Video in Adobe Captivate 5.5 Date and time: Thursday, 26th April, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Rick Zannoti, Captivate Community Expert, to learn how to use video in Captivate 5.5. Video is rapidly becoming a very i…

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MoDevUX 2012

April 4, 2012 | By

It looks like I’m going to be speaking at MoDevUX outside Washington, DC later this month.
I’ll be talking about how to make great user experiences in mobile applications with PhoneGap.
It’s a new event and group for me, and it looks great. It’s a UX a…

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Captivate Training: The Time-Line Demystified

April 4, 2012 | By

Topic: The Time-Line Demystified Date and time: Monday, April 16, 2012 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time) Description: Join Tim Lucas, Pooja Jaisingh and Vish as they show you how to effectively use the timeline to create capti…

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Captivate Training: Best Practices for Creating HTML5 Courses using Adobe Captivate 5.5 and HTML5 Converter

April 4, 2012 | By

Topic: Best Practices for Creating HTML5 Courses using Adobe Captivate 5.5 and HTML5 Converter Date and time: Tuesday, 17th April, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Michael Hinze, Adobe Captivate Expert, as he shares the best practic…

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HTML Page Slide Without a Framework

April 4, 2012 | By

I’m working on a little demo mobile application for an upcoming project, and I wanted to add sliding transitions between pages. Pretty simple, right? You just use jQuery, jQuery Mobile, zepto, or one of a bunch of other frameworks, and they handle this…

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Chrome Dev Tools and WebSQL

April 4, 2012 | By

In my blog post yesterday I talked about database synchronization and PhoneGap. One thing I didn’t mention was that almost all of my code runs just fine in the desktop. The only thing that didn’t work was the network check. While I worke…

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Adding database synchronization to your PhoneGap project

April 3, 2012 | By

For the past few days I’ve been working on a proof of concept PhoneGap application that demonstrates an example of database synchronization. This is a fairly complex topic and I’m only going to demonstrate one version of this, but I hope…

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