Web technology

Do it right or don’t

May 31st, 2013 posted in Apps Web technology

I’ve been working as an app developer now for about 4.5 years, start developing for the NeoNode N2 and did some development in Imode’s DoJa back in 2003 ( a school project).
Thinking of a nice new app is always been hard, especially if the company comes to you with the just a request for an app.

Many companies have the idea that they really need an app to get in to other markets and young people, and tahts not a bad idea.
But just wanting an app because every one has one is not the best way of going at it.

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JSON parsing

August 23rd, 2011 posted in Web technology

Many people have written about parsing JSON data on the iPhone, but why use JSON and not XML.
Well this has to do with overhead, JSON is smaller in it’s mark-up then XML thus it will take less traffic on the cellular network.

But there are some drawback in using JSON, since there is no real strict way of checking the model. Like DTD is for XML.
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