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Fluent 2013 Workshops

Fluent Workshops take place on Tuesday, May 28. These 90-minute intensive workshops cover a wide variety of topics related to the future of the front-end web — from technical overviews and discussions to practical, hands-on instruction. Please note: there is an additional fee required to attend workshops at Fluent.

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Continental 5
Workshop Please note: to attend, your registration must include Workshops on Tuesday.
Jen Kramer (Jen Kramer)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 8 ratings)
Learn one of the hottest front-end frameworks and incorporate it into your work tomorrow. Follow along and learn how to build a Bootstrap-based website from scratch, incorporating the responsive grid system, see the basic CSS in action, incorporate Javascript-based components, and customize CSS using LESS. Read more.
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Grand Ballroom B
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Ilya Grigorik (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.70, 54 ratings)
From the ground up introduction to the field of web performance optimization: network bottlenecks, the document parsing and evaluation pipeline, visual layout, javascript, and more. We'll investigate each in order and then pull it all together through case studies and hands-on examples. Read more.
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Grand Ballroom A
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Maximiliano Firtman (ITMaster Professional Training)
Average rating: ***..
(3.61, 31 ratings)
With iOS 6, Chrome, and IE10 we can now push the limits of JavaScript and HTML5 APIs. Lots of APIs are out there. However, not everything is similar to desktop: performance, background code and storage needs a review. This session will give you an overview of what you need to know, including labs testing on your own phone on progressive enhancement, feature detection and HTML5 APIs. Read more.
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Continental 4
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Elijah Manor (The Lampo Group)
Average rating: ****.
(4.32, 19 ratings)
Join appendTo's Elijah Manor for a dive into advanced topics surrounding the front-end with jQuery. Read more.
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Grand Ballroom A
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Raymond Camden (Adobe)
Average rating: ***..
(3.48, 27 ratings)
In this workshop you will learn how to use the open source PhoneGap framework to create mobile applications using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. Read more.
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Continental 5
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Kraig Brockschmidt (Microsoft)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Use what you already know of web technologies to build great apps for Windows 8. Learn what the Windows platform offers; how apps are structured with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript; the fundamentals of the WinRT API; using the Windows Library for JavaScript and third party libraries; using HTML and platform controls; and an introduction to the Windows Store. Read more.
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Grand Ballroom B
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Ohad Kravchick (The New York Times)
Average rating: **...
(2.39, 46 ratings)
Learn how to build a fully working webapp from scratch, from building models, views, controllers, through writing tests, all the way to automating the drudgery. Read more.
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Continental 4
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Carlos Souza (Envy Labs), Jacob Swanner (Envy Labs)
Average rating: *....
(1.73, 26 ratings)
Building web applications is easy there are plenty of frameworks for this. Building extremely fast and scalable web services is a much more difficult task, especially when you're dealing with hundreds of requests per second. This is where Node.js shines, providing the groundwork for real-time applications that run across distributed devices. Read more.

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