Browser conference sessions

1:00pm–1:50pm Thursday, 09/30/2010
Azeem Ansar (Flurry), Maggie Taylor (Skyhook), Gregor Hochmuth (Google, Inc. )
App stores provide a new revenue model for developers. Speakers from Skyhook and Flurry will share their research into Apple App Store and Android Marketplace trends with raw numbers and analysis. The session will end with Google's thoughts on its Chrome Webstore.
10:05am–10:55am Tuesday, 09/28/2010
Matt Sweeney (Yahoo!)
For many developers, the modern web site has evolved into something more like an application, requiring more specialized tools to measure performance. This session will provide an overview of some of these tools. You will learn how to profile the loading and running of a web page in various browsers, identify performance bottlenecks, and examine ways to optimize the overall user experience.
3:10pm–3:30pm Tuesday, 09/28/2010
Jonathan Stark (Jonathan Stark Consulting)
Do you think supporting IE6 is a pain? Multiply that discomfort by a hundred and you have the mobile web. In this session, web designers and developers will gain the tools and information they need to define a sustainable mobile strategy. Join Jonathan for a discussion of the good, the bad, and the ugly of today's mobile browser environment.
2:35pm–2:55pm Tuesday, 09/28/2010
Justin Day (Blip.tv)
In May Google introduced WebM and VP8, a new open-source video container and codec, to the world. These represent a significant step forward for the open-source video movement. In this session we'll discuss why WebM is important, compare it to other commercial solutions like MPEG-4 and h.264, and discuss viability, adoption and the challenges therein.
1:30pm–2:20pm Tuesday, 09/28/2010
Moderated by:
Dion Almaer (Set Direction)
Panelists:
Douglas Crockford (PayPal), Brendan Eich (JavaScript), Ben Galbraith (Google), Alex Russell (Google), HÃ¥kon Wium Lie (Opera Software)
As browsers become the most important piece of software you will use, what can consumers and developers expect to be in the next generation of browsers. What will the top browser makers think of next and how will it be implemented? The panel will have the top movers and shakers of the browser industry who will butt heads to predict the future.
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Rob Koziura
(415) 947-6111
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