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Los Angeles Web Developer

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He was struggling to find high quality developers in Los Angeles. Just the kind of person I like to meet. :) But I was a bit surprised when he emphasized how hard it had been for them to find a web developer in Los Angeles. Web design typically refers to the process of interface design and graphic design.

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Hackathon Targets Orange County Web Developers

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In one of the newest "hackathons" to hit Southern California, a group of companies are looking to draw Orange County software developers to a new hackathon, geared around WebRTC, the open "Web Real Time Communications" framework aimed at helping developers create voice and video chat applications. READ MORE>>.

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Web Designers vs. Web Developers

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Do I need a designer or a developer?

StockTwits Ties With Investor Relations Web Developer

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San Diego-based StockTwits , the online, finance-focused messaging service, said today that it has partnered with Q4 Web Systems , a developer of corporate websites and social media products for public companies. stocktwits investor relations website developer software micromessagingThe firm is headed by Howard Lindzon.

Startup Development

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I’ve come to realize that I have lots of posts around startup software development scattered around in different posts. How to Work With a Contract Web Developer How To Bootstrap Your StartupThought it would be good to capture them in one spot and also include links to related posts from other sources.

4 Essential Webpage Elements for Getting Site Visitors to Convert

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Much effort and study has been expended to determine how a web site can better convert its visitors to paying customers. Free Demonstration  .

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lynda.com Targets Web Development Skills With New Courses

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Carpinteria-based online education provider lynda.com said late Friday that it is expanding out its library of courses, with a new set of programming courses aimed at accelerating web development. lynda development courses learning class education READ MORE>>.

Aspiring LA Web Developer's Dream To Go To Coding Camp, Pay It Forward

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What do you do if you''d like to become a web developer, but can''t afford to pay for the courses to learn those skills? READ MORE>>.

How to Find and Hire a Developer

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At Silicon Beach Fest Hollywood 2012 Kevin Winston organized a panel called “How to Find and Hire a Developer”. Ask for is code samples.

Appcelerator | The Mobile Developer Platform

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Allowing developers and the like to create a mobile application only once and have it running on many devices without having to switch between tools.

Poor Software Developers - Pull the Plug Early

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There's an old adage in software development that I refer to all the time: The first 90% of development takes 90% of the time. And I use it all the time now when I get the kind of message that I received: I'm looking for a web developer to continue work on my website. The remaining 10%, takes the other 90% of the time.

Outsourcing Web Development & Businesses - Startups Uncensored #7

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We are joined this month by James Siminoff , founder/CEO of PhoneTag and Aaron Hawkey co-founder and CTO of Cramster.  00pm on, Reception. Cost: FREE.

Codeita Powers Collaboration For Web Developers

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Well, Kyle Ellicott (serial entrepreneur and FIDM web lead) and Brian Robinson (founder of ndmweb) thought that web developers should get a taste of that collaboration innovation as well. Remember the first time you used Google Docs? Magical, right? Visit TechZulu for full story.

BetterWorks Recruiting Effort: A LEGO Contest?

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How do you find the best and brightest engineers and web developers? Santa Monica-based BetterWorks , the developer of software and services to help companies manage their fringe benefits for employees, has an interesting one: have those software developers compete to build the best, LEGO. creations. READ MORE>>.

Disney Launches High School Computer Science Program For Girls

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According to Disney, the girls will receive more than 300 hours of computer science curriculum, ranging from web development and design to robotics and mobile development. waltdisney development software camp summer summercamp glendale coding code girls school high disneyREAD MORE>>.

HipGeo Launches API

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Fullerton-based HipGeo , the developer of location-aware website applications backed by Morado Venture Partners, eHarmony's Galen Buckwalter, and angel Robert Bingham, said today that it has released its new public Application Programming Interface (API). hipgeo iphone mobile android developer mapping trackingREAD MORE>>.

Pokki Takes App Model To The Desktop

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The firm said today that it has launched a beta of Pokki , a platform which lets web developers create desktop apps, using languages such as HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. opencandy software develops mobile pokkiThompson was previously co-founder of DivX. READ MORE>>.

A Day in the Life of a Product Manager

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The term a gile development  is defined, and the panel agreed unanimously that maintaining this mindset is necessary. Move the needle: data.

Finding Developers is Tough Again

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I’m seeing and hearing that it’s becoming tough finding good developers again, at least here in Los Angeles. On Friday, at the LA CTO Forum , I heard from a couple of CTOs having trouble finding good developers. My company, TechEmpower , recently added a few top notch developers, but it wasn’t easy to find just the right people.

IT Department and Web Teams | Who Does What Now?

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There are various tech savvy groups of people that can assist businesses in their development, implementation and use of technology. Roles.

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Framework Benchmarks Round 13

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Round 13 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is here! What a great time to be building web apps! Yes, that Qt. Good fortunes.

SoCal Code Camp | Learn, Network, & Win Awesome Prizes!

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This fun conference will have over 85  sessions on various technologies including Web Development, Mobile, Ruby , Javascript and more.

Software Development Companies in Southern California

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This is a private group of CTOs who are responsible for software development within their companies. They are generally the senior most person responsible for custom software development, database design, database administration, web development, etc. I've helped organize the Los Angeles CTO Forum for almost 10 years.

Insights and Opinions: Developers Are Tough To Find Again

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I'm seeing and hearing that it's becoming tough finding good developers again, at least here in Los Angeles. More.). READ MORE>>.

Symptoms of a Weak Development Team

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This question came up last week. I am hearing from my project management team a bit of distrust in the technical capacity of our web development team. think we suffer because of the distance and culture but the project management team takes every late delivery or small bug as evidence that the development team may not be capable.

Finding Good Developers in Los Angeles?

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Saturday, February 17, 2007 Finding Good Developers in Los Angeles? About 18 months ago, the entire group began to mention that they were having more difficulty finding good developers. User Interface Beyond the Web Site ► November (7) Negative Customer Acquisition Costs - Creative Sta.

Creating a Responsive Web Design for Business Development

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One of the best ways for increase in business development is to create a more responsive web design. Using a Responsive Sizing Design.

FreedomSpeaks.com Targets Developers With API

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Los Angeles-based FreedomSpeaks.com an online web site focused on political social networking, said Tuesday that it has launched a new application programming interface (API) targeted at helping developers tap into information about publicly elected officials. READ MORE

Ten of Southern California's Top Software Companies

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used in a very wide range of both web and mobile services, from Foursquare, to Yelp, to LivingSocial. 2. However, that's not always the case.

Framework Benchmarks Round 9

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The hardware specifications used in Round 9 were not well-optimized for the web-app use case our project exercises. View Round 9 results now.

Initial Conversation with a CTO or Technical Advisor

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Maybe you are going for a reality check on your current situation - wondering if you have a Weak Development Team or a Startup Founder Developer Gap.

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How Sendgrid Makes Sure Those App Emails Go Through, With Jim Franklin

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If you're an application developer, sending emails through your application can be a chore. All they had ever done was build web applications.

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Framework Benchmarks Round 7

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Happy Halloween fans of web development frameworks! There are now a whopping 84 frameworks and over 200 individual test permutations.

The Disappearing Face Of Mainstream Retailing Setting

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While in 1996, Hotmail launched e-mail on the web, and it opened the world of online communications. Relieved? Photo by tragrpx via Pixabay.

SPONSOR POST: Southern California Technology Firms Are Hiring

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Recent job postings on the site: LAMP/Perl Developers , Los Angeles, Oversee.net. Vice President, Business Development , Los Angeles, Boingo Wireless. Senior Web Developer , Malibu Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. Director of Ad Sales and Business Development , Huntington Beach, Freebinar.com.

The Mobile Majority Acquires Brazilian Company

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Santa Monica-based The Mobile Majority --which recently zoomed past $50M in revenues--has acquired a Brazilian web development company called Elastic , according to the company. The Mobile Majority said it is adding talent in product development, UI, backend, high speed API integration, operations, and machine learning.

What Lynda.com Plans To With Its $103M Funding, with Eric Robison

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We already had a presence there, and are moving into a standalone building in Calabasas focused on web development. Thanks! READ MORE>>.

Divshot Raises $1.1M For Visual Web App Software

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Need to build a web application, and wish you could do it in a more intuitive, visual way? Divshot , one of the startups out of Los Angeles startup accelerator Launchpad LA , said today that it has raised $1.1M in a seed financing round, for its drag-and-drop software for building web applications. READ MORE>>.

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Frank Addantes FounderBlog: So, you need to develop a product?

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Under Process, Over Deliver So, you need to develop a product? So, you need to develop a product? ► October (1) New Video!

DivShot Acquired By Google

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Los Angeles-based Divshot , which had offered up hosting of static web pages for web developers, has been acquired by Google , and will join Gogole's Firebase software development team. divshot merger acquisition google firebase software developers hostingFinancial terms of the buy were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.