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Lionbridge: Why Internationalization is the Next Big Frontier in Testing
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Lionbridge: Why Internationalization is the Next Big Frontier in Testing

Behold, a new white paper from World Wind Writing for Lionbridge. The longstanding Massachusetts-based company wants new content strategy to push clients towards testing and QA, as the company is better known for translation and internationalization. In working with the client, I discovered that internationalization is in fact a key ingredient for success — but only when … Continue reading

Four features on Oracle cloud and developer initiatives in Oracle Magazine
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Four features on Oracle cloud and developer initiatives in Oracle Magazine

I’ve been busy! I wrote thousands upon thousands of words — four feature stories in all — on the Oracle’s second-generation cloud technology and the company’s nascent developer outreach programs for the January/February edition of Oracle Magazine: Cover story “Open for Developers: There has never been more freedom of choice for developers building on Oracle … Continue reading

12 tips for the New Visual Studio: Prepping for a future beyond Windows
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12 tips for the New Visual Studio: Prepping for a future beyond Windows

Originally published September 28, 2016, SD Times. 12 tips for the new Visual Studio: Prepping for a future beyond Windows By Alexandra Weber Morales Microsoft Visual Studio is the most popular integrated development environment in the world, but the target keeps moving for IDEs. As device, language, platform and application diversity expand ever more rapidly, … Continue reading

Industry Spotlight: Future-proof, low-code web apps with Kendo UI Builder
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Industry Spotlight: Future-proof, low-code web apps with Kendo UI Builder

This vendor-sponsored marketing content was originally published December 1, 2016 in SD Times.  Industry Spotlight: Future-proof, low-code web apps By Alexandra Weber Morales   When pondering their own digital transformation imperatives, most companies aren’t starting from scratch. Instead, they strive to integrate and modernize legacy resources in a productive way that’s also future-proof. Take FDM4, … Continue reading

Industry spotlight: The API economy comes with complications
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Industry spotlight: The API economy comes with complications

This vendor-sponsored content was originally published November 1st, 2016 in SD Times. Industry spotlight: The API economy comes with complications By Alexandra Weber Morales Hybrid data connectivity is increasingly necessary in a cloud-based world where a considerable amount of data stays on legacy systems behind a firewall. But do you trust the cloud? Do your customers … Continue reading

Boca Mundial plays Dreamforce! Accenture stage, Tuesday 10/4, 2-3 pm!
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Boca Mundial plays Dreamforce! Accenture stage, Tuesday 10/4, 2-3 pm!

My band Boca Mundial plays the Dreamforce Accenture stage this coming Tuesday, October 4 from 2-3 pm! This marks the first time I’ll both attend the conference as press while also playing the massive event, which brings half a million people or more to San Francisco every fall, as a musician! Looking forward to a great hit with Colin … Continue reading

Covering JavaOne 2016 at Oracle Open World for Forbes
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Covering JavaOne 2016 at Oracle Open World for Forbes

This week, I’ve been covering the JavaOne conference in San Francisco, which is colocated with Oracle Open World (Oracle bought Sun for both its hardware and software language in 2009). It’s been a balmy week meeting extremely nice people, enjoying great Moscone Center hospitality, listening to great live music and being inspired by robots, kids, Mars … Continue reading