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Frank Sinatra was renowned, among other things, for his ability to nail a recording in one take. The problem with making something look easy is that people start to believe it’s easy. The team at Shockoe spends a lot of time singing in the shower (and reading, training, and talking) to make it look easy in our own way.

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How to Use Regular Expressions in 2019

For many developers, regular expressions are arcane magic at best, impenetrable nonsense at worst. I once felt the same way, until in a caffeinated mania I plunged in headfirst and discovered a fascinating and endlessly useful world under the surface. Five years later, regex is...
The Gray Haven Project: Sharing your Story

The Gray Haven Project: Sharing your Story

One of Shockoe's main goals for 2014 is to become more involved in the community and learn more about how companies are impacting Richmond through their mission and works.  We started a new series this month where a new guest speaker will come visit us to learn more...

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Titanium TableView to ListView: A Retrospective

Titanium TableView to ListView: A Retrospective

I recently had the opportunity to switch a client app over to making use of the (relatively) new Titanium ListView.  The ListView is a high-performance UI element designed to display templated sets of data in an ordered fashion, making use of some arcane optimizations...

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Why iOS7 is a Game-Changer for the Enterprise

Why iOS7 is a Game-Changer for the Enterprise

The recent launch of Apple’s new iOS7 has many talking about how the new version of the operating system was the final death knell of Apple’s skeuomorphic roots, but beyond the style and sleekness of the upgrade, the enterprise should see the feature dense iOS7 as a...

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Shockoe and Shaka Smart Basketball Camps Team Up

Shockoe and Shaka Smart Basketball Camps Team Up

Any young organization that experiences explosive growth invariably runs into many of the same problems. Building a scalable infrastructure while offering the best customer service are two challenges that faced Shaka Smart Basketball Camps, LLC as they strive to...

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Making a great app takes time

Making a great app takes time

Hey all, I’m Bruce.  I’m a new hire at Shockoe.com.  I’m very excited to be here on the front lines of the mobile revolution! Building a mobile application involves much more than just making the app.  There’s extensive design work, development time, and testing that...

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Titanium Conference 2013 – TiConf.US

Titanium Conference 2013 – TiConf.US

America's first and premier community-run mobile development conference Update: For a limited time, receive $70 off, when you register using code SHOCKOE70Shockoe is a proud sponsor of the next mobile development conference primarily based around JavaScript and...

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RichTech Award Ceremony Winners in 2013

RichTech Award Ceremony Winners in 2013

On the evening of May 8th, the Marriott Richmond held the 18th Annual Richmond Technology (RichTech) Awards in celebration of the many breakthroughs, advancements and outstanding technologists Richmond offers. As Richmond’s “Academy Awards” of Technology, the Gala...

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