Sunny Chowdhury

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Google HR Boss Says 58% Of Résumés Get Trashed Because Of One Spelling Mistake

"Typos are deadly because employers interpret them as a lack of detail-orientation, as a failure to care about quality," he says.<p>For Google — a company that sees 50,000 résumés a week — the typo is one of five résumé mistakes that will immediately land yours in the "no" pile.<p>Yet the mistake doesn't …

How the tech elite teach Stanford students to build billion-dollar companies (in 11 quotes)

Stanford is offering a class in startups taught by some of the most successful tech founders in the valley. The class was packed on day one, as famed investor Sam Altman revealed some of the secrets he teaches aspiring startups at incubator Y Combinator. You can watch the full lecture with Altman …

Deals: 1 Year iOS & Android Game Design Online Training at 93% Off

<b>93% Off a 1 year of online training on iOS and Android game design and development</b><p>Today’s featured deal in the iPad Insight store offers a great, affordable entry into the world of designing and developing games for iOS and Android devices. The year of online training courses is being offered for …

Deal: refurbished Nexus 7 (2013) 32 GB for just $169 on eBay

In mood for a deal to lift you up for the weekend? You’ve come to the right place, especially if a nice cheap tablet is high on your wish list.<p>Today we have the 32GB version of the Nexus 7 (2013) tablet going for just $169 on eBay, a massive 43% off over the $299 list price. Mind you, this is a …

Stuck in the iMessage abyss? Here’s how to get your texts back

About a month ago I switched from an iPhone(s appl) to a Nexus(s goog) 5. It was easy: I swapped the SIM card and synced my contacts. I was up and …

To attract developers, Microsoft opens up Web-app technology

With Windows 8, Microsoft introduced the idea of writing Web apps for its operating system, and central to this effort was a software foundation called WinJS that provided Web developers with a number of helpful programming features.<p>But WinJS, however useful it might have been, remained an …

Satya Nadella

You Can Now Create Windows And Windows Phone Apps In One Go With Microsoft’s App Studio

Microsoft’s App Studio service is fun. At launch, it supported the creation of simple Windows Phone applications so everyone could get their hands dirty and build <i>something</i>. The service has been upgraded throughout its life, and today picked up a key update: The ability to create a combined Windows …

How the web’s new landlords are making it easier than ever for anybody to build a website

In the new domain-name land rush, the temptation of alternatives that range from .guru, to .sexy may not be enough to get many to switch from the old reliable .com. But some companies have a plan to lure businesses to make the switch.<p>Last month, the first of what will eventually be hundreds of new …

Now You Can Make Your Own Internet-Connected Gadgets, No Engineering Skills Required

“The Internet of Things” is one of those trendy, nebulous terms that many people kind of understand, but few people entirely grasp. Ayah Bdeir, …

Appmethod: a New Platform for Creating “Truly Native” Apps

Embarcadero, the database and dev tools maker, has launched Appmethod today, a new single code base platform for creating native apps for different operating systems with minimal effort.<p>The company says that its platform provides a complete set of tools to help developers create apps “from tooling …

Kandu Teaches Kids How To Make iPad Apps, No Coding Required

Whenever a challenge lies before you, and you feel like you can’t go on any further, I implore you to remember this article, and this startup, and realize that you, in fact, “Kandu” whatever you set your mind to.<p>Kandu, the latest venture out of betaworks, founded by David Bennahum and Gerry …

Meet the new generation of app developers

It’s been almost five months since we launched Windows Phone App Studio Beta, a tool that enables anyone to quickly build a Windows Phone app. In …

Create a bestselling app in three hours for less than £100

You don't need to be a programmer to break into the App Store's top charts. All you need is 100 bucks and a free afternoon.<p>You'll need a halfway …