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Max Firtman

Max Firtman
Speaker, ITMaster Professional Training

Website | @firt

Max Firtman is a mobile+web developer, trainer, speaker and writer. He is Adobe Community Champion and founder of ITMaster Professional Training. He wrote many books, including “Programming the Mobile Web” (first and second edition) and “jQuery Mobile: Up and Running” published by O’Reilly Media.

He has a blog about mobile web development at and he maintains the website

He is a frequent speaker at conferences, including QCon, OSCON, Breaking Development, Velocity Conference, Fluent, Google Developer Day, JSConf, Campus Party Europe and many other events around the world.

He has received different recognitions, including Nokia Developer Champion yearly since 2006; Adobe Community Professional since 2011, and BlackBerry Elite since 2012


HTML5 and Browser Technologies, Mobile, Tools, Platforms, and APIs Grand Ballroom A
Workshop Please note: to attend, your registration must include Workshops on Tuesday.
Max Firtman (ITMaster Professional Training)
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With iOS 6, Chrome, and IE10 we can now push the limits of JavaScript and HTML5 APIs. Lots of APIs are out there. However, not everything is similar to desktop: performance, background code and storage needs a review. This session will give you an overview of what you need to know, including labs testing on your own phone on progressive enhancement, feature detection and HTML5 APIs. Read more.
The Leading Edge Continental 4
Max Firtman (ITMaster Professional Training)
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Glass raises many technical questions. Are Glass apps native apps or web apps? Is Glass an augmented reality device? How can websites and apps integrate with Google Glass? How can we emulate how content is served? Is Glassware just a website or an app with a transparent background? Read more.


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