Doris Chen

Angular or Backbone: Go Mobile!

Date: This event took place live on April 09 2015

Presented by: Doris Chen

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

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Angular or Backbone - which one you will use in your app development? How could you develop a mobile app across iOS, Android or windows devices? This webcast talk will take an intimate look at two of today's most popular frameworks, Angular and Backbone and explore their differences, strength and weakness. We will demonstrate a "To Do" app using Angular and Backbone with access to native device capabilities. We'll compare the frameworks when transported to the world of mobile app development.

About Dr. Doris Chen

Dr. Doris Chen is a Developer Evangelist at Microsoft for the Western region of the United States, specialized in web technologies (HTML5, jQuery, JavaScript, Ajax, and Java).

Doris has over 15 years of experience in the software industry working in several open source web tier technologies, Java platform, .NET and distributed computing technologies. She has developed and delivered over 400 keynotes, technical sessions, code camps worldwide, published widely at numerous international conferences and user groups including JavaOne, O’Reilly, WebVisions, SD Forum, HTML5 and JavaScript meetups, and worldwide User Groups. Doris works very closely to create and foster the community around NetBeans, Glassfish, and related technologies. Before joining Microsoft, Doris Chen was a Technology Evangelist at Sun Microsystems.

Doris received her Ph.D. from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in computer engineering, specializing in medical informatics.

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