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This blog post marks the start of an ongoing series that will highlight some of the top features of Tabris (previously RAP Mobile) from an Android developer’s perspective. To kick things off we’ll look at the most visible feature: the application's UI. When dealing with Android development we are faced with an endless array of devices from many different manufacturers. Inherently that is a good thing...

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A few months ago my colleague, Ralf Sternberg, wrote an article on "how to access a huge dataset with the web browser".  Now, if it's possible to access very large datasets with a browser, wouldn't it be really cool to access it in the same way with mobile devices? As you may have heard, we launched Tabris (previously RAP Mobile) two days ago. And, we did...

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Industry experts have predicted that mobile computing is going to have a huge impact on the software industry. I agree. That’s why we asked ourselves if OSGi, RAP and Eclipse RT can help overcome some of the challenges in mobile app development. Some of the most common problems involved in mobile development include dealing with multi-platform, security and maturity of the available platforms. But does multi-platform...

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Thanks to everybody who attended or presented at the Portland Eclipse DemoCamp last Monday. This time the theme was "Eclipse for mobile developers". We had about 50 attending, which is a strong uptick from past events. Below some pictures and slides from the event: 1. Michael Galpin (@michaelg) from eBay opened the night with a presentation on 'Android Development with Eclipse'. He introduced the Android platform and demoed...

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If you want to learn more about Android / Blackberry / iPad development while enjoying some free pizza and beer, I would be glad to see you next Monday. Will have three presentations: Android Development with Eclipse BlackBerry Application Development Options iPad development with Eclipse The event is scheduled for this Monday, Nov 8th at 6pm at the Lucky Labrador Beer Hall, 1945 NW Quimby (map). Please RSVP on the wiki (or...

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Ever been to Mannheim? If not - this is your chance to visit this lovely city. For the Helios release, the guys behind the majug² (Mannheimer Java user Group) invite everybody to the Helios Democamp in June. And as Ian already found out: Yes, we love our DemoCamps! It's always great to have technical discussions over a frosty beverage! [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="422" caption="Watertower by flamouroux"][/caption] At the moment,...

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