Software Development Companies in Southern California


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. But where do the software development companies in Southern California congregate? I've helped organize the Los Angeles CTO Forum for almost 10 years.

MaestroDev, Winston Damarillo's Latest Firm, Uncloaks At JavaOne


Manhattan Beach-based MaestroDev , a firm developing Java build, test, and release tools for the software development community, has uncloaked at the JavaOne conference, exposing the latest firm started by GlueCode founder Winston Damarillo. The firm--which was in a closed, stealth beta until recently--said it is developing a single application interface to manage "every step of the DevOps cycle".

Webalo Scores $3M For Mobile Enterprise Apps


Los Angeles-based Webalo , a company which provides mobile application development tools, said this afternoon that it has raised $3M in a new funding round. Webalo says its software eliminates much of the coding, wating, and cost of traditional, mobile application development.

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Clearlake's Perforce Completes Acquisition Of Rogue Wave Software


Software development tools maker Perforce , which is owned by Los Angeles-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital , has completed its acquisition of Rogue Wave Software , another developer of software development tools. Rogue Wave was based in Louisville, Colorado, and develops software used for open source development, API management, Java development, and other areas.

Demand Media Extends Pluck To Mobile


Demand Media said that Pluck now includes new tools for software developers, to provide native experiences and creation of community features on mobile phones, including support for Objective-C on the Apple iOS, as well as Java for Google Android applications. Santa Monica-based Demand Media has extended its Pluck social media platform to mobile devices, the company said today.

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Choosing a Programming Language and Framework for Your Startup


Some common themes from the discussion: Know Where You Are Going Before you can possibly make a choice around language and framework you need to ask all the important questions that are talked about in Startup Software Development – Do Your Homework Before You Develop Anything and Startup CTO or Developer. " With Ruby/Rails, Groovy/Grails and many other language/framework choices, some aspects of development are significantly faster.

JS Saturday | Javascript Beginner to Advanced in One Day!

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Have you ever found yourself in a conversation with developers and found yourself lost or even overwhelmed with new information? He is also the creator and lead developer of the Facebook C# SDK. Since then he has written code in C++, C#, Objective-C, Java, JavaScript and Python.

Peering Into The Mobile Games Future With Josh Hartwell of Mobile Deluxe


What does the world have in store for the mobile games market, and how do mobile games developers look at the world? Tell us about Mobile Deluxe and the types of games you develop? What kind of games do you develop?

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Twiistup 007: Final Showoff's Additional Speakers and TZ Discount

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He is the co-author of several books including The Black Art of Java Game Programming(Waite Group Press, 1996). Leila first developed the idea behind Samasource while working as a management consultant at Katzenbach Partners (now Booz & Co.),