Microsoft Certifications: Web development path

Microsoft Corporation offers a rich set of possibilities when it comes to education of new and existing software developers. Taking certification exams and certifying your knowledge is one of the best ways to build a solid knowledge base, improve your skills, and get ahead with your career in software development. In this post I will… Continue reading

Offline availability with AppCache

Offline availability of your web application will give a little extra comfort to your users. If using Local storage an appropriate choice to enable web applications to work offline with dynamic data (see my post on Local storage), Application cache (hereafter AppCache) is a good choice for making the static content of the web application available… Continue reading

HTML5 Local Storage API

It has started to become a common requirement for Web applications to have some support for offline usage. HTML 5 local storage (hereafter local storage) is one of the options to consider when you need to support offline use of your web application. But what is local storage, and when should you consider it. Let’s go through… Continue reading

AngularJS at its simplest form

AngularJS is a very hot topic nowadays amongst web developers. It seems to be having a momentum and as such getting high attention and interest. Being an extensible javascript framework and excellent framework for developing Single Page Applications (SPA), it is feature rich and evolving very fast. As learning such a huge and fast growing… Continue reading

There is life beyond jQuery

I am a huge fan of jQuery library. For years, jQuery has been my ultimate tool for client side development, and I have used it in any web project I have undertaken. Few weeks ago, I took a project to develop a simple brochure style web site, which had to display a couple of static data,… Continue reading

Multiplatform development with Phonegap

It has been a while not being active in blogging. I have been engaged in a project developing mobile applications for a tourism project in Kosovo. The project entailed development of three mobile applications for the needs of the project in three major platforms, iOS, Android, and Windows Mobile. As the requirements were to develop… Continue reading

JSONP request to your WebAPI service

A day ago, I was trying to prepare a demo on how simple it is to make a cross domain AJAX request to a web service, and display the JSON result in a friendly HTML div using jQuery AJAX method. I created a simple WebAPI controller, which had a method which returns a IEnumerable<MyObject> of… Continue reading

Social Innovation Camp Kosovo

Last weekend, I had the pleasure and opportunity, to be mentoring for the second Social Innovation Camp Kosovo, together with Dan McQuillan, Fisnik Ismaili, Laura Hahn, Peter Manning, and Josh Harvey .   During a 48 hours challenge, six groups of young Kosovars tried to make reality the idea they had proposed, which intended to make a social… Continue reading