Arrested development: How a young developer got his first job

The writer's job interview."I'll get your email and see if it's a good fit," he told the interviewer."It might be a good opportunity to get a job with a company that has a bigger role in the digital landscape."The interview was a quick one, and with the interviewee, you get a good idea of what to expect.The interviewer will also ask you for some personal details, like your age, whether you are a...

How to save money by living in a house that’s not in your building

The world is changing, and housing affordability is becoming more of an issue.The new rules in place to help the middle class are being challenged by people who want to live in their own homes and are worried about what's next for them.A couple of months ago, the government announced new guidelines to help renters avoid the "federal housing tax" that would trigger an eviction notice.And a few...

How to make your kid hate you

By now, you know the basics of building a web app with a toddler.First, you build a layout.The default layout is grid-based, with a grid of rectangles on the screen and a line of text on top of it.To change the layout, click on a square in the grid.Then, on the next screen, you select a different square.On the next, you add text.Then you can move the text around the screen, and if you want to...

What to know about the International Development Association (IDA) film and television production funding, production financing, and production process

Cricinfo is a premium content delivery network for premium content providers.The network provides premium content across a range of media platforms, including premium content, as well as a broad portfolio of mobile apps, desktop and tablet apps, and video content.The company is headquartered in the UK and is funded by the Creative Capital Fund, the European Investment Bank, and the U.S. Treasury...

The test-driven development mindset is a testable philosophy

By now, everyone knows that the test-driving mindset is one of the most important and fundamental building blocks of software development.Yet, the concept has been poorly understood, especially by practitioners who have little experience of testing and, worse, the mindset doesn't fit well into the agile culture.In this article, I explore the test driven development mindset and show that it can be...

Which Android Apps Are Best For Professional Development?

The professional development plan for Android, or "app developer," is often the subject of intense debate, with many people saying that they would love to get their hands on a professional app developer program, but that they're unable to afford it.Here are some of the pros and cons of professional development plans, along with their pros and con.Pros: Most professional development programs are...

How to get the best out of the Android app market

A new app development platform, called AppStarter, has made it easier for Android app developers to compete with competitors like the likes of Play Store, Google Play and Apple App Store.It lets you choose which Android app platforms you want to be able to work with and get a head start on competition.But there are some issues that will make it difficult for developers to stay ahead of...

When is the best time to invest in your business?

The best time for developers is when you have a steady income stream and a solid business model, but with little to no overhead.We've covered how to do that in the first article, and the same applies to startups.But it's important to understand what that means in a nutshell: If you're not going to have to deal with startup costs or a bunch of marketing costs, you're going to be able to invest...

Microsoft is in talks to buy hair developer Hair.com

Microsoft is planning to buy Hair.us, an online hair-care and styling platform, for $1.2 billion, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.The company also intends to buy out Hair.me for $700 million.Microsoft has previously acquired other online hair and beauty services, including Hanes, Hanes Hairline and Hanes Beauty.Hair.com is not the only online hair service to be...