Introducing Icenium – an Integrated Cloud Environment for Hybrid Mobile App Development

Icenium integrates Apache Cordova to enable cross-platform mobile application development for iOS and Android devices.

Today is a day that my team and I have been looking forward to for a long time. Today I am happy to announce that Icenium, an Integrated Cloud Environment (ICE) for hybrid mobile app development, is now available to everyone! The Story Begins Back in July 2011, I left Microsoft and joined Telerik to […]

Telerik Interview Series: Doug Seven at TechEd 2012

While at TechEd 2012 NA I had the pleasure of sitting down with Richard Campbell of the Tablet Show for a short discussion on some of the exciting technologies being talked about, and my thoughts on cross-platform mobile development. Telerik Interview Series: Doug Seven at TechEd 2012 – YouTube

Telerik’s Q1 Release is Coming!

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Registration for Telerik’s Q1 release webinar week is now open! Does this seem a bit early to you? If it does you are very observant, the release is coming out one month earlier than usual (we are shifting our releases based on your feedback…see, we really do listen). It’s time for all .NET Ninjas to […]

A bad picture is worth a thousand long discussions.

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While here at Build I’ve been in lots of conversations with customers, other attendees, Microsoft MVP’s, Microsoft Regional Directors, and Microsoft engineering team members. One of the recurring topics that I’ve been talking about ad nausium is the “boxology” diagram of the Windows 8 Platform and Tools (shown here). Now let me tell you, I […]

I know what you’re thinking, and you’re wrong.

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Its day 2 of the Microsoft Build conference, and if you’ve been keeping up with the hype you are probably thinking that you need to throw away that WPF or Silverlight app you’re building and start fresh with HTML5 or this new XAML that is the future. If that is what you are thinking, you […]

Build: Day 0

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Here I am at the Starbucks in the Marriott Anaheim, which is connected to the Convention Center where Build will take place beginning tomorrow. Already people are milling about and I’ve seen a few friends and former colleagues (in fact, Dave Mendlen, my old boss, and the new CMO for DevExpress, gave me a ride from […]

Product Positioning 101

The past two days in my new job have been a whirlwind. We’ve been in a 2-day leadership summit spanning all of the existing product groups, and the marketing and evangelism teams. During the conversations one of the topics turned to product positioning. Not because Telerik has any particular issue with positioning, but rather because, […]

Goodbye Microsoft. Hello Telerik.

If you keep up with me on Twitter you know that last Friday was my last day at Microsoft. I joinned Microsoft as a vendor in 2004 after I sold my company (dotnetjunkies.com) – I was hired in to fix a broken community program that dotnetjunkies had been part of, and a few months later […]