9:00am–9:50am Tuesday, 09/28/2010
Mobile application developers are facing a major challenge as mobile devices, especially smartphones and tablets, gain popularity as the platform of choice for enterprise users and consumers. This session will focus on how the latest web standards can be used to develop rich internet applications that deliver a native-like user experience across mobile platforms and browsers.
10:05am–10:55am Wednesday, 09/29/2010
3:10pm–3:30pm Wednesday, 09/29/2010
Continuous Deployment takes continuous integration one step further, where every commit goes live to production servers. When this process is described it is frequently met with skepticism around site reliability and the ability to scale a business this way, but at IMVU it works, it scales (with challenges) and it is embraced by the entire organization.
10:05am–10:55am Tuesday, 09/28/2010
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.
2:35pm–2:55pm Tuesday, 09/28/2010
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
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.