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At Tapadoo we like to share what we’re learning. On our blog you can find updates about our projects and our thoughts on where the mobile app industry is headed.

The 3 Driving Modes of the i MiEV

This is another blog post about the electric car I'm currently trying out. Today, I'm going to talk about the various driving modes. To start, lets take a look at the dashboard: The important dials are The round one on the left, which shows the charge gauge, and what...

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Regular problem with XML to JSON Converters

Here at tapadoo, we've done a number of apps which communicate with back end data servers. Typically this means a RESTful API with JSON or XML payloads. There's one issue we've come across on a number of projects, where we're dealing with an existing Web API which is...

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E-Car dispatch 2. The first weekend

So we got to use the e-car over the weekend. Turned out to be very useful, although this would be the case for any second car. Our kids all have training on Saturday with St. Vincent's GAA. Jack, our eldest sometimes has away games, and this normally means that the...

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On cross platform toolkits

With the recent Nokia-Microsoft announcement, the smartphone race just got a shot in the arm. There will now be 3 main players in the smartphone and apps market. They are of course: iOS Running on iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and most likely AppleTV Android, running on...

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E-Car dispatch 1

Back in December, I blogged about tapadoo winning a competition with a prize of the use of an Electric Car for a month. Today, I picked up the Electric Car, so here's the initial thoughts. I plan on doing a few blog posts during the month long trial. The day started...

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How to get your mac contacts on your Android Device

At the moment, I'm trying out an Android phone, using it as my main phone for a full week. I've a new Samsung Galaxy S, and moved over to it on Thursday last. If I make a full week, I will beat my colleagues best estimates. I'm thinking of making the prize I get is...

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