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LA’s Top 10 Moments From 2015

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

2015 was a great year, and 2016 is going to be even better. We are glad to have shared so many wonderful times with you over the last 12 months and cannot wait to see what the new year has to offer. Here were a few of our top blog posts and news articles from…

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Lunch & Learn: 0 to SPA in 3 weeks with AngularJS

Monday, December 28th, 2015

In this video, Unity / .Net Developer, Clint Guin, will demonstrate a quick start to building fully featured web apps using modern web technologies like AngularJS, Angular Material, and Firebase. Clint will go over some problems he faced while working through Deborah Kurata’s “AngularJS Line of Business Applications” pluralsite course. Additionally, Clint will review how…

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7 Benefits of Using Electron

Friday, December 18th, 2015

Electron, previously referred to as Atom Shell, has become an increasingly popular platform for building desktop applications with JavaScript and HTML. Although similar to NW.js, Electron boasts a few of its own unique features, putting it in a league entirely of its own. Before we jump into the benefits of using Electron to write desktop applications, let’s…

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10 Things to Know About Azure Machine Learning

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Let’s face it: Big Data is a big deal. In fact, it’s such a big deal that it was the main topic at the last Charlotte IoT meeting; during this meeting, one of the platforms discussed was Microsoft Azure. Azure is becoming known as a top tool for streaming analytics, machine learning and predictive analytics.…

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TypeScript: A Cure for Feeble JavaScript

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Watch now as Senior Developer, Carolyn Post hosts this important Lunch and Learn, TypeScript: A Cure for Feeble JavaScript! Are you tired of how weak JavaScript is in regards to object-oriented programming techniques when compared to other scripting types such as C# and Java? Then enter the world of TypeScript with me and find out how you…

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Charlotte’s First Mini Maker Faire Engages Kids and Adults Alike

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

On Friday, October 9th, 2015, Logical Advantage’s CTO and Co-Founder, Dan Thyer, was already preparing for Charlotte’s first-ever Mini Maker Faire, staging his IoT display in his garage and even building a stand for a 20-foot Christmas tree. His preparation was certainly worth it, as anyone knows who visited Logical Advantage’s booth at the Charlotte…

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It’s Not Magic, It’s the Bluetooth Smart Beacon

Monday, October 19th, 2015

Picture this: You’re walking through your house, clenching your phone, and as you enter each room, the lights turn on, as if of their own accord, only to turn off the second you exit. It might sound like a haunting scene out of a Halloween-esque horror flick, but this is the exact type of beacon-based…

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Lunch & Learn: Authentication Using Tokens for Angular JS, OWIN, ASP.NET Web API & Identity

Friday, October 9th, 2015

Are you interested in learning how to authenticate users in single page applications using a token based approach? Watch now as Mark shows you a SPA using AngularJS for the front-end and ASP.NET Web API, OWIN middleware, and ASP.NET Identity for the back-end. This video will dig into enabling OAuth Refresh Tokens and share lessons…

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Azure App Service – Building Modern Enterprise Applications in the Cloud

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

Watch now as Sr. Software Developer, Richard Taylor digs into the Azure App Service! Azure App Service is a one-of-a kind solution that brings together the tools you need for building enterprise-ready apps around a common development, management and billing model. You can choose from a rich ecosystem of pre-built apps and API services as…

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12 Things You Didn’t Know About Logical Advantage

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

Think you know everything there is to know about Logical Advantage? In celebration of our 12 years in business, we’ve decided to give you a few insider facts that you probably don’t already know about us! We presented and facilitated more then 50 user group meetings and conferences last year. We have had over 120 different…

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All the App Rage: Cross Development Apps That Are Killin’ It

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Anybody who’s anybody in IT right now knows that new cross-development apps are hitting the market faster than ever. PhoneGap, which you’re undoubtedly familiar with on some level, is the first one we’ll call attention to. After all, it’s quickly becoming one of the most popular cross-platform development tools on the market. Whether you’ve read…

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Creating Mobile Applications Using Telerik AppBuilder

Monday, July 27th, 2015

This session will show you how to create create cross-platform mobile apps for iOS, Android and Windows Phone using an instantly available, hyper productive PhoneGap/Cordova development environment, called AppBuilder. By the end of this session, you’ll understand the capabilities and features of AppBuilder along with seeing how to create mobile applications with it.

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