Cesare Rocchi
Cesare Rocchi is a UI researcher, currently pursuing his PhD in Human Computer Interaction. He began working in Flash, on applications for mobile devices. His focus has recently been revolving around the user experience of rich internet applications, particularly on tabletop devices, with extensive direction towards user centered design. Most recently, Cesare started his own burgeoning company, consulting on user experience and social media design and development, Studio Magnolia.
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    Building a Jabber Client for iOS: Custom Chat View and EmoticonsJabberclient4
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    In this part of the series, we will build a custom view to make chat messages look more professional. Moreover, we will also add real emoticons to display in place of their textual counterparts.Read More…
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    Building a Jabber Client for iOS: XMPP SetupJabberclient3
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    Welcome to the third installment of our series on building a Jabber client with the iOS SDK. In this tutorial, we will add XMPP functionalities to the Application Delegate. Placing the functionality in the App Delegate will enable us to access XMPP functionalities from anywhere in the application easily.Read More…
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    Building a Jabber Client for iOS: Interface SetupJabberclient2
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    In this tutorial we will build a Jabber Client for iOS. The application developed in this series will enable users to sign in, add buddies, and send messages. This tutorial will focus on setting up the user interface for the sample chat client.Read More…
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    Building a Jabber Client for iOS: Server SetupJabberclient1
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    In this tutorial we will build a Jabber Client for iOS. The application developed in this series will enable users to sign in, add buddies, and send messages. In the process of building this app, we will describe how to install and configure a jabber server, create accounts, and interact with the server from an iOS application. To simulate a chat environment we will build a scenario with two users: one user will be chatting from an iPhone app and the other will be using iChat.Read More…
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    Building an Adobe Air application with Flex200x200
    In a previous tutorial we introduced the Adobe Air framework that illustrated how to create a simple application. Remember that Adobe Air is a framework that enables web developers, usually involved in html/js/flash programming, to build desktop applications. In this tutorial we will illustrate how to build an Adobe Air application with Flex, an open source set of technologies for the development of rich internet applications. Read More…
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    Introduction to Adobe Air200x200
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    This tutorial will introduce you to Adobe Air, a framework to build rich internet applications. This first introduction will show how to create a simple application using Html/Js technologies.Read More…