HTML5 vs Flash – The Saga Continues

Yesterday there were a couple of important posts that have reignited the fire under the HTML5 vs Flash debate. The first was Thoughts On Flash from Apple CEO Steve Jobs. The second was the riposte from Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen, via Alan ...Read More

EEK! Three Weeks to SPA2010

So... We’re all set for our ‘Persona Driven Development Workshop’ at SPA2010, right? OK – well... nearly. Sarah has done a really nice presentation. But... the workshop materials are not entirely done done. I’m not panicking too much yet - after all there are ...Read More

Kanban exposes documentation bottlenecks

Back in November I blogged about our company trialing Kanban, “Let’s all jump on the Kanban” which we have now extended to our Documentation Team – something described by David Joyce as BBC Kanban Flu. We kind of knew what was really ...Read More

Comet Servers for a Single-Dealer Platform (SDP)

There is a lot more to a Single-Dealer Platform than just a Comet Server, but it is still a key component and often one of the components bought in rather than developed in house. At Caplin we have dedicated much of our ...Read More

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-04-25

RT @martintyler: Great presentation on HTML 5, using HTML 5 - http://bit.ly/cySfo3 #html5 # Good morning! Platformability's latest, by Mike Poston: Silverlight 4 - Is it what banks want? Very thorough review: http://bit.ly/bgI7vc ...Read More

Silverlight 4 – Is it what banks want?

Where is Microsoft going with Silverlight? There is no ambiguity in Microsoft’s intentions to contend with AJAX and Adobe Flash in the RIA space; Friday's Silverlight 4 release includes me-too features such as enhanced video streaming capabilities aimed at internet broadcasters, better device ...Read More

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-04-18

RT @patrickmyles: Some interesting food for thought on Acceptance Testing from GOOSGaggle: http://bit.ly/aqYpsv # Using Fiddler to help develop cross domain capable JavaScript web applications by @leggetter: http://bit.ly/OgvD5 # HTML5 WebSocket Failure ...Read More

Evolution of Comet at Caplin

I have been blogging on CometDaily since before we started Platformability so thought I would take a look back and see if there was anything there that might be of interest to our Platformability audience. Early on in CometDaily's lifetime I wrote a ...Read More