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  1. Google's Flutter is about to be released as a Version 1 product, ready for you to use. The question is should you be interested in a way to create almost native apps that run on iOS or Android? I suppose it depends on what "almost native" means?

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  2. Author: Alan Shalloway, Scott L. Bain, Amir Kolsky & Ken Pugh
    Publisher: Addison-Wesley
    Pages: 272
    ISBN: 978-0321543738
    Print: 0321543734
    Kindle: B005HXMZ0S
    Audience: Newcomers to agile methodolgies
    Rating: 5
    Reviewer: Andrew Johnson

     

    A "stop-gap" title that forms part of the  Net Objectives Lean-Agile Series. Who should read it?

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  3. Udacity's latest new Nanodegree gives programmers the opportunity to master the blockchain development skills that are in high demand across industries, and at companies ranging from startups to large, established organizations. 

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  4. Apache Phoenix 4.14 has been released with support for HBase 1.4 along with support for GRANT and REVOKE. Phoenix adds support for SQL-based OLTP and operational analytics for Apache Hadoop using Apache HBase as its backing store. It also provides integration with other projects in the Apache ecosystem such as Spark, Hive, Pig, Flume, and MapReduce.

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  5. This is the fifth edition of a popular book subtitled "A Beginner's Guide to HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Web Graphics". It starts at square one, showing how the web and web pages work, and then steadily builds from there. By the end of the book, author Jennifer Niederst Robbin has shown the skills to create a simple site with multicolumn pages that adapt for mobile devices. Each chapter provides exercises to illustrate various techniques and short quizzes to make sure the reader understands key concepts.

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