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June 8, 2016 | Volume 5 Issue 6


LEAD ARTICLE: Mobile App Development: Marco...Polo!
FEATURED ARTICLE: A Bootstrap Love Affair, Part 2
NEWS HIGHLIGHT: WebSmart 11 Simplifies Responsive IBM i Web App Development with New Mobile-Friendly Templates
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Feature Article - Networking
Mobile App Development: Marco...Polo!

Can you find who you’re looking for, or are you stumbling around blindly? Is geolocation the answer?

pete helgrenWritten by Pete Helgren

You’re pretty pleased with yourself. You over-committed to your boss on delivering a web-based application for your salespeople. Thinking back on that commitment, you had four functional requirements:


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Feature Article - Networking
A Bootstrap Love Affair, Part 2

What’s for dinner, Mum? Grids and tables, son.

jan jorgensenWritten by Jan Jorgensen

Ever since I started to write HTML many years back, tables have been around. For all these years, we’ve seen articles and books that claim tables will go away and be replaced by something smarter and more flexible, but to this day tables live on and are widely used around the web.


Why are they still around? Well, I guess they just get the job done in a fast and efficient way, and there’s not much fuss to get into them.


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5156 90x115 IBM Cloud Platform Primer 5141 90x115 DB2 10.1/10.5 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration (Exams 611 and 311)

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