Archive: August 9th, 2011

Seven reasons you should use Java again

Seven reasons you should use Java again

Java’s back. Of course, lots of us never stopped using Java in the first place, or perhaps we weren’t allowed to. But where platform selection was elective, especially among startups and web developers, alternative platforms have offered more agility and expressiveness over the last 10 years.

Mobile metrics: Like the web, but a lot harder

Mobile metrics: Like the web, but a lot harder

Sean Byrnes, the CTO and co-founder of Flurry, talks about the state of mobile analytics, the strengths and weaknesses of Android, and how big a problem fragmentation is for the Android ecosystem.

Why is Intranet so Hard?

Why is Intranet so Hard?

Why is intranet so hard to get right? It’s one of the things I keep wondering about. Especially after reading the Global Intranet Trend reports, following discussions on LinkedIn groups and listening to talks at conferences. There definitely is progress in intranet deployment, but the steps are small.