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The future native cross platform UI technology that may not be

Everybody is beating the world wide web horse with respect to cross platform software UI. With so many devices and operating systems on the market today, developers become confronted with a difficult problem, that of choosing which one to develop their applications for. We’ve blogged about this before, recommending the web as a safe and future-proof target, especially for enterprise software user interfaces. The web is not the only answer It is unquestionable that native software development brings the best possible user experience for an application. This makes a lot of sense since a platform vendor, such as Apple, Microsoft […]

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Platform of choice for enterprise UI

Confidently adopting a framework for a new application is a difficult task, especially for the user interface part, with so many mature technology choices. Desktop PCs are no longer the only devices that are used in organizations and employees have increasing expectations regarding the accessibility of the business infrastructure. This becomes an important challenge for ISVs in the upcoming period as software products get renewed and migrated on modern technologies. It’s also a challenge for the developers here at Yonder who have to keep up to date with technology and tool trends since we’re in the business of helping ISVs adapt […]

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A Lap Around Windows 8 Developer Preview

Before last month’s BUILD conference (the launch event for Windows 8 Developer Preview), many may have thought that Windows 8, Microsoft’s upcoming operating system, is just eye candy and it probably only works well with touchscreen devices. The truth is, it’s much more than that, at least judging from the presentations and demos shown at the developer conference.

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