Spider has done a significant amount of Web service extensions to our Scoreboard software throughout the past several years. Connect is a tool that uses these Web services to easily integrate data from existing sources into Scoreboard. I've personally found Web service technologies to be quite fascinatingly rewarding to work with.
What's so different about Web service coding, however, as opposed to typical web application programming, is the way that you can make sure your code is working as expected.Read More
I've been thinking a lot lately about Apple's new iPad and its lack of support for Flash graphics. This is clearly a strategic move by Apple away from a closed technology that is fully owned by one company. Feel free to see the irony there.Read More
Our new graphics in Scoreboard have been incredibly well received. Some of our defense clients, however, prefer a flatter and more reserved look. For them we're introducing a configuration option in Scoreboard 2.2 to turn off shiny graphics. The screenshots below show different graphs with the option turned on and off.