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Special Developer Price for Dreamforce '11
Dreamforce '11 is an amazing 4 full days of inspiration, learning and networking. Come learn about the latest innovations in Force.com, Heroku, and Database.com by attending sessions and
Dreamforce '11 - $599 offer for developers
hands-on labs, solve problems in 1:1 consultations, and network with thousands of global peers and businesses. Register now at a special price of $599 for developers!
A Summer of APIs in Developer Preview
This summer you can choose from a feast of APIs in Developer Preview: The Apex REST API lets you surface Apex methods as REST-based web services; the Chatter REST API
Summer of API's
provides a nice, clean, REST API for Chatter; and the Streaming API delivers HTTP push technology.
Resources
Access reference documentation, core articles, and
tools in our Technical Library.
Tweets from Followers
@greenstork
@greenstork: I am most excited about Apex REST Services. I think this really opens the door for rich web and mobile apps linked to the DB #forcedotcom
@michaelforce
@michaelforce: they call me canine, because I'm down on all force #wordplay (if that's not a @forcedotcom tweet of the week I dunno what is)
@i_vinay
@i_vinay: Sky ain't the limit. #forcedotcom already in the cloud!
Hot Discussions
Visit the Force.com discussion boards for more information,
tips, and solutions on a variety of topics.
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Community Profile Highlight
Mike Leach
Mike Leach works at Facebook in Palo Alto, CA - with a focus on delivering business applications that drive the world's largest social network. After working with the Force.com Web Services API in 2004, Mike became hooked on Force.com development and the potential for running enterprise applications in the cloud. He published his first AppExchange app in 2006 and spent 4 years as a Salesforce ISV prior to joining Facebook. Mike's entry in the Chatter Hackathon took grand prize, and he is included in the inaugural class of Force.com MVPs. Mike's R&D projects on Force.com include mobile in the enterprise, the Internet of Things, and social commerce. His blog at www.EmbracingTheCloud.com is where you can find details on his projects and how cloud computing is evolving at Facebook.
June 2011 Issue
Calendar of Events  
Webinars
Chatter REST API
Force.com Streaming API
Apex REST API
Developer Events
London Force.com Developer User Group Meeting
Developers at Dreamforce '11
Success Stories
Inspiring stories about applications
built on Force.com.
rolls out a recruiting app in 1 month.
quickly develops apps tailored to business needs on Force.com.
App of the Month
CalendarAnything
CalendarAnything lets users display and share any Salesforce standard data, or Force.com custom data, in an easy to use calendar interface right from a tab in your application.
Job Highlights
If you've got Force.com chops, why don't you market your skills on the AppExchange? The AppExchange has always been the go-to destination for customers to find pre-packaged applications
Jobs board
and consulting partners. Now individual developers can find success on the AppExchange too by promoting their development experience on the site. Log in today, update your skills, and reach over 2 million salesforce.com customers.
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Database.com Sneak Peek
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