Dan Blair

Development

image Construction Safety Simulator is GREENLIT

So what does this mean? Well this is exciting news for Bit Space Development because over the last year or so we have been working with many different organizations to build interactive training solutions to help organizations accomplish things like hazard identification without putting their employees in danger while they learn. Being greenlit is awesome because this was an opportunity to take what we knew and build something fresh.. in virtual reality. We were voted onto the Steam platform in less than a week, far less time than industry standard which has given us a huge amount of data about our potential customers.

image Google I/O 2014

Today was the keynote for Google’s developer conference, Google I/O. This is an exciting time for people who develop for and work with Google’s services and platforms like Android, Chrome, and ChromeOS. This year all kinds of exciting new things were announced like Android L, Android apps running on your Chromebook and Android TV. These are all new form factors for app developers and designers to consider when working with these services but it is exciting to be a consumer right now and get to experience some of this stuff.

image Atom Editor Open Sourced By GitHub

The Atom editor is GitHub’s answer to the problem you didn’t know you had.. you needed a new IDE remember? This is an IDE written in JavaScript by GitHub to make writing your applications, especially those hosted with GitHub a lot more fun to write. The IDE Was released ten weeks ago as a Beta and I had the opportunity to try it out. The IDE is only available for Mac but will eventually be available for Windows and Linux.