Elle Waters discusses UX and accessibility, providing guidelines for web content accessibility and assistive technologies along with five techniques to be used in daily work.
Jim Christopher discusses the health problems developers may encounter during their long work hours sitting at a desk.
Wesley Reisz explores Android Wear, providing practical ways to introduce wearables into your mobile strategy and exercising the Android Wear API through a demo.
Nathan Peterson introduces Behavior Driven Development, showcasing its adoption by his team along with successes and failures using it.
Terena Bell underlines the importance of designing applications for multiple languages including right-to-left ones in an age of rapid globalization.
Emma Armstrong shows how to use Selenium and NUnit to automate web testing for C# applications. The sessions is useful to developers of other languages that Selenium supports – Java, Python, Ruby.
Ole Michaelis discusses different job queues such as Gearman and beanstalkd, what are the differences and what are the perfect match use-cases.
Karen Siers outlines the difficulties encountered by a developer switching from a waterfall or cowboy coding environment to a collaborative Agile style.
Corinna Brock discusses the place of women in software development, how to be a minority, how to increase their number and how to keep the current ones.
Michael Dowden introduces JMeter and explains how to develop a data-driven methodology to determine some of the limits of a web application: max number of concurrent users, bottlenecks, etc.
Jacob Rutledge introduces Google Glass, what can be done with it and how to get started programming against it with Android SDK, sharing his own experience with it as a consumer and developer.
Joe Kuemerle discusses some of the top threats that can break an app along with techniques to improve the design of an application to minimize vulnerabilities and mitigate what cannot be removed.