By: Jonathan Engelsma On: October 15, 2012 In: Blog, Events Comments: 0

There will be a MASL Meetup this Wednesday afternoon at 2pm – 2:50, in B2-116 MAK. GVSU Faculty and students interested in mobile technology are welcome to attend this meetup. We will be presenting a couple of papers on past and ongoing MASL projects. J. Engelsma, F. Jumah, A....

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13Sep
By: Jonathan Engelsma On: September 13, 2012 In: Blog, Events, Featured Comments: 0

GVSU MASL graduate assistant Juan Mejia spent his summer working in Redmond for Microsoft. In particular, Juan worked on Microsoft’s Window Phone. On Friday, September 21 Juan will be giving a “MASL Meetup” talk on his experiences working at Microsoft. Juan will be sharing his internship experiences by talking...

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18Jul
By: Jonathan Engelsma On: July 18, 2012 In: Blog, Events, Featured Comments: 0

Fellow Michiganders, are you interested in broadening your mobile tech horizons this summer?  If so, you’ll definitely not want to miss the upcoming Mobile Moves Michigan Conference @ The Motor City Casino in Detroit Michigan on July 30-31, 2012.  The event, hosted by the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan,...

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By: Jonathan Engelsma On: February 22, 2012 In: Blog, Events Comments: 0

On Thursday this week, mobile technologists from Compuware Corporation will be presenting their perspectives on mobile app development. They will talk about deciding factors for native vs web, hybrid app frameworks, and best practices for mobile technology in the enterprise. All GVSU students & staff interested in mobile technology...

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31Jan
By: Tom Parker On: January 31, 2012 In: Blog, Featured, Technical Articles Comments: 21

AppEngine Channels Google AppEngine Channels create a persistent connection between your client and the server running the Channel API Code. Information is passed between the two in real time without the use of polling, even between multiple clients, using the server as a mediator. For instance what if you...

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25Jan
By: Alex Restrepo On: January 25, 2012 In: Blog, Demos, Featured, Technical Articles Comments: 17

I recently had the opportunity to work in Motorola Mobility’s Betaworks Lab as an intern, it was a great learning experience. One of my projects there was the inspiration for this project: get to run the audio fingerprinting library on an Android device. Echoprint (http://echoprint.me) is an open source...

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By: Jonathan Engelsma On: December 13, 2011 In: Blog, Events Comments: 0

Two MASL graduate students will be presenting this Thursday morning in D-1-117 MAK during the scheduled graduate student presentations: Andres Solano (Master’s Project Presentation) When: 9:30 – 10:15am Title: GVSU Art Gallery Meets iOS: How To Cram 10k+ Works of Art Into Your Pocket Abstract: The Grand Valley State University...

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By: Jonathan Engelsma On: November 9, 2011 In: Blog, Events Comments: 0

Title: Mango Smoothie – A Developer Overview When: Friday, November 11, 2pm-3pm Where: D2-168 MAK  (IT conference room) Who: Any GVSU faculty/students who are interested in mobile technology Abstract: This presentation will give an overview of Microsoft’s Windows Phone Mango.  We will talk about the tools/technologies used to develop...

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By: Jonathan Engelsma On: October 24, 2011 In: Blog, Events Comments: 4

The GVSU Mobile Apps & Services Lab will be hosting a “meetup” on Friday afternoon.  All GVSU students & faculty interested in mobile technology are welcome to join us. When: Friday, October 28, 2011 @ 2pm – 3pm Where: C1-130 Mackinac Hall Speaker: Alex Restrepo Abstract: This talk will...

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14Sep
By: Jonathan Engelsma On: September 14, 2011 In: Blog, Featured Comments: 0

Retailers around the world are scrambling to understand how the smartphones in the pockets and purses of their customers can be utilized in a meaningful way. When the web appeared on the scene in the mid-90s, many retailers quickly realized that the it offered a way to sell to...

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