Humble Beginnings in Web Development - Advice for Newbies Gnomie Tom “Mousey” Lovelady writes: Hey there Chris, I’m attempting to delve into the world of coding and Web development in order to successfully begin creating applications for mobile devices as well as for Web sites; I hope at some point to be able to integrate the two. I’ve just purchased an HTC Desire (the original Desire) which is on its way to me and I’ll be diving into some mobile development and testing my skills with a few friends. I’ve seen loads of threads floating about on LockerGnome from people asking how they should get started learning how to code and learn programming languages in order to start off on their own journeys.
Virtue Ethics 1. Preliminaries Virtue ethics' founding fathers are Plato and, more particularly Aristotle (its roots in Chinese philosophy are even more ancient) and it persisted as the dominant approach in Western moral philosophy until at least the Enlightenment. It suffered a momentary eclipse during the nineteenth century but re-emerged in the late 1950's in Anglo-American philosophy. It was heralded by Anscombe's famous article “Modern Moral Philosophy” (Anscombe 1958) which crystallized an increasing dissatisfaction with the forms of deontology and utilitarianism then prevailing. Its re-emergence had an invigorating effect on the other two approaches, many of whose proponents then began to address these topics in the terms of their favoured theory.
untitled LOGTV, Ltd is proud to announce that the premiere television broadcast of our new documentary Coming Out Polish Style November 7th, 2011, at 9 pm on CANAL+ in Poland. Course Outline The course is divided up into 2 main sections and each section has a team project in the form of a writeup and presentation. The first section is the Opportunity Analysis Project, here you will test whether the startup idea you have is worth pursuing and customers agree with the problem you are solving. The second section is the Opportunity Execution Project, here you test the rest of the aspects of the business model. Each session corresponds to one week. Each session gives you a different aspect of the business model that you should test for that week. Your team should update a blog each week with the hypothesis you tested, what experiment(s) you ran, and what the outcome was.
Bing Strips Down Results Page To Make Google Look Like “Search Overload” While Google keeps cramming its search results pages full of tools and social content, today Bing confirmed with me the full roll out a redesigned search results page that completely clears the left sidebar, and replaces the tabbed header with a cleaner set of links. Bing’s Facebook integration is also more subtle now, instead of plastering names and faces beneath Liked results. This more relaxing, dare I say zen, design gives Google a more claustrophobic and exhausting feel by comparison. Microsoft seems to have realized that if it can’t match Google’s algorithmic prowess, it could win with sleek design that doesn’t bombard you with a thousand options. Bing has been testing several of these changes for a few months.
Stanford University Stanford University (officially Leland Stanford Junior University) is a private research university in Stanford, California, and one of the world's most prestigious institutions, with the top position in numerous surveys and measures in the United States. Stanford was founded in 1885 by Leland Stanford, former governor of and U.S. senator from California and leading railroad tycoon, and his wife, Jane Lathrop Stanford, in memory of their only child, Leland Stanford, Jr., who had died of typhoid fever at age 15 the previous year. Stanford was opened on October 1, 1891 as a coeducational and non-denominational institution. Stanford is located in northern Silicon Valley near Palo Alto, California.
Ruby on Rails web development services: Applicake It’s a Big Big Day for our Family. We’re thrilled to announce that Applicake team has joined forces with Base–a company we co-founded a while ago (more on that below). Read all the nice words on Base blog to understand why and get a sense of what it means for Base (hint: a lot!). What does it mean for Applicake? It means we’re jumping on a spaceship that is just taking off and joining a really exciting mission–changing the future of business software. It means that starting immediately we will be discontinuing software development services and working with our existing–and OH SO UNDERSTANDING–clients on leaving their software-babies in good hands.
Startup Tools Startup Tools 1. Startup Tools Click Here 2. Lean LaunchPad Videos Click Here 10 awesome ways to use a USB flash drive Your trusty USB flash drive is much more versatile than you might realize, packing capabilities that go well beyond storing and transferring files. These little-known tricks can be utilized by computer newbies and technogeeks alike to achieve anything from restoring a virus-ridden computer to launching and playing portable apps right from the drive. Unlock our top-10 ways to use a USB flash drive with the guide below. Thanks to fellow How To blogger Ed Rhee, and the team at CNET, you'll be surprised to find that storing files might not be the best use of thumbdrives after all.