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26th July 2013
From the humble scroll-wheel to the trackpad to the 3D tracking of your hands. This developer’s initial thoughts on the new Leap Motion controller are excited and positive. The technology and software are off to a promising start. The future is drawing nearer it seems.
9th July 2013
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14th June 2013
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15th May 2013
jQuery 2.0 is upon us, and it unshackles itself from older IE browsers (IE8 and below). Does it make jQuery 1.9.1 a polyfill that sits together with selectivizr.js and respond.js?
21st February 2013
Reading ABC coverage of Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s recent trip to Australia, I found this sentence: “Just as Vint Cerf and company, in 1969, had built The Internet for everyone as a platform that didn’t dictate what it would be used for, similarly, 20 years later in 1989, when he created the WWW, it would be… see more
18th January 2013
Big Data is currently a hot topic in the world of software engineering but what exactly is Big Data? We have all had some kind of experience in database analysis when we used a management tool like Excel. Unfortunately, these management tools fail when the size and complexity of the database increases exponentially. Big Data… see more
3rd January 2013
Happy new year, and welcome to 2013. This time of year is about looking forward over the months to come, and so to that end we asked a few people at Reading Room what they thought might be the big trends for digital in 2013. The results are pretty interesting. Rob identifies the creation of a… see more
12th October 2012
September was abuzz with the launch of the new iPhone, which seems to be the start of a series of new versions and updates across a variety of technologies due to be released in the next six months. This got me thinking – once you have built and launched your new fandangle website/app/digital strategy etc…. see more
29th September 2012
A countdown projected onto the wall tells me there’s eleven hours left to go. That means 37 hours have passed since the teams received the three words that would define the next two days of their lives. ‘Spring’, ‘light’ and ‘monster’. Marks are awarded for creativity in integrating these three words, encouraging some really imaginative… see more
28th September 2012
Each iteration of Apple’s flagship mobile operating system, iOS, has seen vast changes, additions, and refinements. With the near simultaneous release of iOS6 and the iPhone 5, this generation is no exception. The sixth rendition of the iPhone brings with it the biggest change to the external hardware in some time – a 4-inch retina… see more