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Ultimate Coder Winner - Sagar Wins with Shufflr
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 05.10.2012 10
Our Winner: Sagar - Shufflr:  After 6 weeks of competition, Sagar and their app Shufflr came out on top. The Althea team was aggressive with high hopes of adding new features. But each week they hit roadblocks, and none of us were certain exactly where they landed. However when it came to testing...
HTML5 to WinRT with Ultrabook Sensor Input
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 28.09.2012 2
In a previous post I explained how adding sensors to HTML5 app is possible in Desktop mode but not yet supported. You can get it to work with a Google extension.  Read this post. http://software.intel.com/en-us/blogs/2012/09/18/adding-ultrabook-sensor-control-to-html5-apps for more information. H...
Adding Ultrabook Sensor Control To HTML5 Apps
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 18.09.2012 6
Ultrabooks running Windows 8 with touch and sensor capabilities are soon to hit the market and for those of you developing HTML5 applications, you will be able to add these features to your applications.  Currently we are waiting for these sensor features to be added to the HTML5 standard, but in...
Developers Take Focus for IDF2012
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 14.09.2012 0
I see things from Developer lens, it is my job after all. However this was my 5th IDF and I have to say this year more than others, the software developer was a focus of the event.  The following is my experience and journey at IDF with evidence and perspective of the software developer being a c...
Did Ars Technica forget the developer ecosystem in its Win 8 article
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 10.08.2012 0
Earlier this week I was forwarded and article from Ars Technica by Peter Bright questioning if Windows 8 is really cut out for tablet. Overall it’s a fair article with a bit of tea reading, where Peter questions if Microsoft is really fully committed to tablet with Windows 8. In reading I kept th...
Let the Ultimate Coder: Ultrabook Challenge Begin!
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 07.08.2012 9
The Ultimate Coder: Ultrabook™ Challenge, has officially kicked off, where six developers compete head to head to code apps for next generation Ultrabooks running Windows 8 with touch and sensor technology. Each week, they’ll post their progress while four industry expert bloggers weigh in and e...
Ultrabook­™ Work, Create, Play Challenge - 15mm of Game Dev Goodness
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 24.04.2012 5
Can the Ultrabook™ be versatile for other work/create/play scenarios. So why not game development? How well can you both create and play games on an Ultrabook?
Ultrabook developers to bridge gap between mobile and PC use cases
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 28.03.2012 0
The divide between mobile and PC application use cases and experiences still seems fairly broad. Even today there are application use cases more suited for mobile devices, such as location based apps, while others more suited for a PC, like performance computing. However with Ultrabooks, develo...
Is Time Travel Possible With The Right SDK?
Опубликовано Bob Duffy (Intel) Размещено 05.02.2010 5
You might recall the 80's film series Back to The Future, where Marty McFly uses a time machine to to go back and forward in time. That machine was driven by a fictional piece of technology called the Flux Capacitor, which made it possible for Marty to set a time in the past or future and travel ...