Hello and welcome to This Week & Last. Pretty self-explanatorily, this weekly post does what it says on the tin. It’s just your weekly round-up of what’s ‘happening’ and what happened at Skills Matter. 368 more words
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On July 12, Skills Matter welcomes through our doors mini-Seedcamp finalist Seyi Akin-Olugbemi for a very special “In the Brain” talk on TSQER.
TSQER aims to “make competitive programming sexy”, and is a web app that allows you to create and participate in programming contests with programmers, coders and hackers around the world in real time. 69 more words
Lua is rising at Skills Matter. The embeddable scripting language, popular for game development (and named after Earth’s moon), launches its London user group on July 5, 2012. 72 more words
The legendary Christophe Coenrates comes to Skills Matter on May 24 to share his skills and experience in Cross-Platform mobile app development. It’s a hot topic among the Skills Matter community, with more and more developers needing to work across platforms. 146 more words
In case you missed it — the video from last night’s London HTML5 User Group on Websockets
This month marks the launch of the London HTML5 User Group, meeting at Skills Matter.
The inaugural meeting on 19 May will be hosted by Peter Lubbers of Kaazing, and Peter will give attendees a fast-paced introduction to HTML5, covering HTML5 APIs, the new HTML5 markup, and exactly why HTML5 is set to take the world by storm. 80 more words