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Burke Holland10/20/14
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Improving Site Performance with the Navigation Timing API

The web is evolving at a crazy pace. Every day new frameworks, tools, and libraries are released with the ambition, if not the potential, to become the next jQuery.

Raymond Camden10/20/14
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Thoughts on Integrating Ionic Into an Existing Application

Earlier this week a user asked me a question about integrating Ionic into an existing application. I had some thoughts on this and spent some time talking to Holly Schinsky as well about the topic.

Lorna Mitchell10/19/14
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Running Multiple Versions of PHP

When I advise people about upgrading their PHP version, I say things like "just run your test suite with the new version" "just grab the new version and try your site with the built-in webserver". A couple of people recently have asked for more detail on how to actually achieve these things so here's a quick primer on getting new PHP without touching anything to do with your existing PHP installation.

Ajitesh Kumar10/17/14
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Why AngularJS is Known to Have a Steep Learning Curve?

The article presents my opinion on why AngularJS is popularly known as framework with a steep learning curve. After having spent so much time with AngularJS, where I wrote few Angular applications, I ended up building a set of opinion on why at all is Angular said to have deep learning curve.

Chris Odell10/16/14
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The Help Helper

If you write a lot of plugins, or plan to, then it might be a good idea to create a class which encapsulates some of this functionality. This is exactly what I have done and the Help helper class can be found on my downloads page.

Paul Underwood10/16/14
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Register New Post Statuses In WordPress

If you want to create your own post statuses to create your own workflow then WordPress allows you to register your own post statuses to use in your application.

Raymond Camden10/16/14
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Nunjucks Templating by Mozilla

Earlier this week I discovered Nunjucks, a client-side templating language by Mozilla. I've been pretty much sold on Handlebars as my template language, but Nunjucks has a lot going for to it.

Remy Sharp10/16/14
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What is a "Web App"?

A lot of people (including myself) will refer to many web sites as apps. But why? I don't know of a good definition. So here's my definition and distinction between web site and web app.

Paul Underwood10/16/14
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Change WordPress Email Content Types To HTML

All emails in WordPress are sent using the function wp_mail, the default content type for these email are in text/plain, which does not allow HTML to be placed in your emails. If you want to create custom HTML emails you need to change the content type of the emails to allow you to have HTML in them. To change the content type of WordPress email you can use the filter wp_mail_content_type.

Burke Holland10/15/14
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Building HTML5 Form Validation Bubble Replacements

I’ve written and spoken about HTML5 form validation over the last few years, and one of the most common questions I get is about bubbles. By bubbles I mean the UI controls browsers display validation errors in.

Ajitesh Kumar10/15/14
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AngularJS - Why & How to Create Custom Module

This article represents key concepts and code samples on why and how to create a custom module with AngularJS.

Ajitesh Kumar10/14/14
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AngularJS - How to Code Quickly with Sublime Text Editor

After working on AngularJS for sometime now, I was looking for an editor which helps to code efficiently and effectively with AngularJS. This is when I discovered Sublime Text Editor.

Senthil Kumar10/14/14
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Create HTML5 Apps Using C# and XAML

Few days back, Userware software company released a new free extension for Visual Studio that allowed the developers to create cross platform HTML5 applications using C# and XAML.

Paul Underwood10/10/14
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Output Contents Of A Doctrine Object

I've being doing a lot of development with Doctrine recently and one of the things that I found out is that the Objects it works with can be huge which makes debugging the objects quite difficult for you and the browser to process.

Remy Sharp10/09/14
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WordPress -> Ghost -> Harp (part 2)

I wrote about moving away from WordPress to Ghost and then to Harp in part 1, this post details some of the specifics of my blog's implementation.

Ajitesh Kumar10/09/14
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Learn PHP - How to Write A Class in PHP

This article represents some high-level concepts and a code example on how to write a PHP class and use it elsewhere.

Michael Palermo10/08/14
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IsPrime Function in JavaScript

The following code sample illustrates how to use JavaScript to determine if a number provided is a prime number or not. In this example, the number is hardcoded in the JavaScript. You can edit this and experiment with other values at the isPrime at CodePen

Victor Savkin10/08/14
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Add CSS Encapsulation to Your Favorite MV* Framework

CSS encapsulation is one of my favorite features coming to the Web platform. And though it is not supported by the majority of the browsers today, it is pretty easy to polyfil.

Ravi Kiran10/08/14
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Unit Testing Config and Run Blocks in AngularJS

One of the best-selling points of AngularJS framework is testability. Any piece of code written in an AngularJS application is testable unless it is corrupted by a global object.

Alec Noller10/06/14
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Refcard Expansion Pack: Mastering Portal UI Development with Vaadin and Liferay

This week, DZone released its latest Refcard: Mastering Portal UI Development with Vaadin and Liferay. If you're interested in learning more or sharpening your skills, we decided to dig into the DZone archives and find some of the most popular posts we've had on the topic.

Armel Nene10/06/14
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Liferay and AngularJS Made Simple: Connecting AngularJS to a Backend with REST and JSON

An enterprise portal is a web application which provides services required by an enterprise such as: user management, authentication and authorisation services, ability to connect to third party applications and provide a single point of access to multiple applications, hence the "portal".

Armel Nene10/06/14
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Liferay and AngularJS Made Simple: Connecting AngularJS to a Backend with REST and JSON

An enterprise portal is a web application which provides services required by an enterprise such as: user management, authentication and authorisation services, ability to connect to third party applications and provide a single point of access to multiple applications, hence the "portal".

Franck Wolff10/05/14
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Beyond JSON: Introducing the Spearal Serialization Protocol

Spearal is a new, open-source, serialization protocol that aims to overcome the limitations of JSON. It targets - as a first step - HTML and native mobile applications connected to a Java backend.

Swizec Teller10/02/14
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I Was Wrong About AngularJS

I started using Angular a few months ago. I hated it. Backbone was so much better.

Troy Hunt10/01/14
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What the !@*# Were They Thinking?! Crazy Website Biases Exposed By Naughty Words Lists

I’ve long held the view that passwords should consist of as many crazy things as the owner deems fit. If I want to create a password that looks like a dog just ate the keyboard and threw up all the keys, then good for me.