Recent Presentations from appendTo

We’ve been busy the past couple of months giving a couple of great presentations at local meetups and front-end conferences. Scott González and Doug Neiner recently gave separate talks on topics ranging from “How I Got Started as a Coder and How You Can Too” and “jQuery: Nuts, Bolts and Bling”. Esri Dev Meet Up […]

appendTo Talks at jQuery Conference 2011: Boston

The talk proposal acceptance letters went out for the upcoming jQuery Conference in Boston October 1-2 this weekend. appendTo learned that it will be represented by three talks. Here is a preview of those talks. Breaking Changes + Happy Users = Mythical Software? by Scott González When working on a large project, there inevitably comes […]

Please take our Web Application Development Survey

Please help us understand more about the state of application development at your company by completing this 5 minute survey. By learning about the adoption of the next generation of application development technologies, we at appendTo want to help solve common problems that arise with shortage of skilled developers and/or technical shortcomings. At appendTo we […]

appendTo Launches Free Developer Learning Center

appendTo is proud to announce the launch of a new Developer Learning Center at http://learn.appendto.com. appendTo was founded based on the growing need for quality jQuery training and support. appendTo’s Developer Learning Center was created specifically to fulfill that training need. More and more companies are implementing JavaScript in their websites and applications and they […]

AmplifyJS 1.0 Released

Today, appendTo is proud to announce the 1.0 release of AmpilfyJS, a set of JavaScript components designed to solve common web application problems with a simplistic API. AmplifyJS was built by the developers at appendTo to solve common tasks that we are constantly called upon to solve. With our commitment to giving back to the […]

appendTo Sponsors StarTechConf

appendTo is proud to announce our Gold level sponsorship for the StarTechConf in Santiago, Chile on November 4-5, 2011. The StarTechConf is a two day event centered around sharing knowledge around HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Ruby, Java, Python and more. appendTo CEO, Mike Hostetler, is one of the featured speakers. Other jQuery and frontend speakers include […]

Wijmo UI Library builds on top of jQuery UI

In the May/June issue of CODE Magazine there is an article from Chris Bannon of ComponentOne called “Creating Wijmo: The New JavaScript Library in Town.” Chris takes us through the need internally at ComponentOne to build a robust user interface. After noticing that Microsoft had adopted using jQuery they easily made the choice to build […]

Blackberry 5: Now officially supported in jQuery Mobile

One of the more popular requests for the jQuery Mobile team was for support for Blackberry 5. With Blackberry a standard issue phone in the enterprise you can see why this would be a highly requested feature for jQuery Mobile. The team announced recently that they now have a B grade level support for Blackberry […]

appendTo Defines It’s Own Culture

What is the American dream? That’s a question that many Americans are searching for and it’s no different at appendTo. Mike Hostetler, CEO of appendTo, recently blogged about the differences in company culture and how that’s allowed for “Hacking the American Dream.” In “Hacking the American Dream,” Mike walks us through the early days of […]

jQuery UI 1.8.13 Release Executive Brief

Earlier this week, the jQuery UI team released the thirteenth maintenance release of jQuery UI 1.8. The following is an executive brief of the release and our recommendation. This release is another in a series of bug-fix releases by the jQuery UI team as part of an effort to clean up the code base in […]