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Top 6 Mobile Application Development Frameworks Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, December 15 2012 @ 10:28 AM EST
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Mobile application development is the process by which software is created for handheld devices. This article focuses on tools which help developers create applications for mobile phones. The purpose of application frameworks and libraries is to enable developers to spend their time on the creative and interesting part of development, alleviating the repetitive overhead associated with common development patterns.

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Top 6 Podcast Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, December 01 2012 @ 02:41 AM EST
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A podcast is a form of digital media consisting of an episodic program downloaded or streamed over the Internet using an XML protocol called RSS. Podcast episodes can be audio radio, video files, PDFs, or ePub files. These episodes can be viewed and listened to on a number of different devices including computers, portable media players, and smartphones.

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Top 8 Web Hosting Control Panels Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, November 24 2012 @ 09:04 AM EST
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Two of the most popular control panels are Plesk and cPanel. These are web-based graphical control panels that allow you to easily and intuitively administer websites, DNS, e-mail accounts, SSL certificates and databases. However, they are both proprietary software. Hosting providers will charge a monthly fee for these control panels to be installed on a server. Fortunately, there is a wide range of open source software available to download at no cost that offers a real alternative to these proprietary solutions.

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Top 6 Web Server Performance Testing Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, November 17 2012 @ 08:41 AM EST
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Web server benchmarking is a way of determining the performance of a web server with the aim of establishing how well it copes under a sufficiently high workload. Performance testing is important to help maintain continuous system performance.

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Top 5 Programming Tools for Kids Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, November 12 2012 @ 04:27 PM EST
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Computer classes in the UK have been constrained by the national curriculum for ICT, with students having to limit their computing activities to learning applications such as Word and PowerPoint, and using the internet to help with their school work. However, learning how to use Microsoft Office is often of little or no interest to students. Students are motivated by interactive activities such as programming, as they like to make things to find out how they work.

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Top 6 RAW Processing Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, November 06 2012 @ 04:54 PM EST
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RAW files are not directly usable, but have all the necessary information to create an image. RAW files usually offer higher color depth, higher dynamic range, and preserve most of the information of the image compared with the final image format. The downside of RAW files is that they take up far more storage space. Dynamic range in photography describes the ratio between the maximum and minimum measurable light intensities (white and black, respectively).

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Top 5 Tools for Writers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, November 03 2012 @ 03:26 PM EST
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Word processors are a general application software that are perfect for constructing business documents, letters, batch mailings using templates, etc. However, many word processors are too obtrusive and distracting for writers. What is needed is software that helps concentrate on the content of the novel, sketch out the chapters and scenes, work out the best structure, import research, add locations, characters and objects.

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6 Best Free Electronic Design Automation Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, October 27 2012 @ 08:12 PM EDT
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The electronic design market has witnessed rapid expansion in recent years, with the market becoming increasingly more global. With the rise of semiconductor industries in many emerging countries, such as China, good quality EDA software is in strong demand.

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5 Free Linux Astronomical Data Analysis Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, October 27 2012 @ 03:11 PM EDT
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Professional astronomers are in a very fortunate profession. They have the opportunity to continue their love of astronomy, travel the world, make significant discoveries, and get paid at the same time.

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6 More Best Free Business Intelligence Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, October 21 2012 @ 05:34 AM EDT
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Business intelligence software continues to be a hot market in this difficult economic climate. This type of software takes a company's raw data from its databases and turns it into signposts and mappings that helps firms make better business decision-making with the objective of generating additional revenue.

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