Tag Archives: community

Developer Tweets of the Week

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Check out this week’s tweets from the Salesforce developer community. Continue reading

BADz to the Bone: NYC DevZone Sessions & Schedule Details

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The June 14, 2013, NYC Customer Company Tour will feature a great DevZone. We’ll have a live Intro Workshop, a complete Developer Theater line up, and the ever popular mini-hacks. Click in to register and see all the details. Continue reading

AngularJS and ngForce: More Fun in the Javascript Playground

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A few weeks ago I started messing around with different Javascript libraries and put them up on Github as the LAB Javascript Playground. Well, lo and behold, it turns out I wasn’t the only one curious about some of these. Lot’s of people are working in the area. In fact, one person has gone so far as to share their very excellent code with the project. Continue reading

Developers getting Cloudy – Force.com & Heroku developer communities growing across Europe

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The goal of fast application development using the Salesforce platform is very appealing and the latest release has attracted over 800,000 developers.

Heroku (part of the Salesforce family) is also attracting a lot of attention. By allowing developers to deploy their applications live with a simple git push command, it helps make continuous deployment a reality.

These are just two of the reasons I took the opportunity to join the amazing team at salesforce.com.  So you can imagine I was overjoyed when I started as Developer Advocate for EMEA.  Here is what that role is all about.

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Salesforce User & Developer Meetup in Salt Lake City – April 26th

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Next week, April 26th, I will be in Salt Lake City for the Salt Lake City Salesforce User & Developer Meetup with a bunch of friends from the Salesforce community. The agenda, provided in the post, should set us up for a great event! Continue reading

HackDay for Veterans Day

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For those of you looking for a particularly technical way to honor Veterans Day this year, you should look no further than the Veterans HackDay 2011, an event brought to you jointly by LinkedIn and the White House.  This online contest will be taking project submissions starting on Friday the 11th through Monday the 14th.  And what better platform for rapidly creating a situational app than Force.com?

As with all good hackathons, the rules state that all the code should be written during the length of the contest.  The website give some great ideas as well as data sets which may… Continue reading