This article, published in USA TODAY, highlights two significant trends for software developers who are tackling business application development in this Mobile Era. The first relates to the exploding use of smart mobile devices. According to Pew Research Center, nearly…

Database Development with Alpha Five v11 and MS SQL Server: Using Linking/Control Tables

In the article below, Alpha developer Doron Farber from www.dFarber.com demonstrates a key aspect of database development, Linking/Control tables, using Alpha Five and MS SQL Server. Programming Concepts Many to Many Relationships with Alpha Five Platform Alpha Five and MS SQL…

List Control – Adding a ‘Row Expander’ to the List A common use case in a List is to be able to expand the current row to show additional information.The additional information can be pre-loaded, so that when the row…

The Alpha Software Channel on YouTube – see the latest Alpha videos as soon as they are released

  Over the last year the product education videos that we are producing on virtually a daily place have become extremely popular. They have always been available on our web site, but they are also available on Alpha’s YouTube Channel…

In the New World of Mobile and the Touch Enabled PC, Scrolling and Swiping are Fundamental

As we all know the world of computing and software application development is changing. Mobile has ushered in a new era where we interact with our mobile devices through a brand new user interface (touch, gestures and swiping). Now we…