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May 28, 2011

Android programming with Google AppInventor

This year I finally got around to joining the ranks of proud Android device owners (so long, Windows Mobile 6.5!) It was therefore only a matter of time before I dipped a toe into Android app development...

May 8, 2011

Unsettling Online Checkout (Fraud Prevention)

I ordered a new cell phone this week.  It's a pay-as-you-go phone (don't ask -- I have my reasons and they're all called "unlimited data for $15").  Perhaps because it's a pay-as-you-go phone, during the online checkout process I was faced with several fraud-prevention questions...