Html5

Intro to Shadow DOM

By Agraj Mangal Take any modern web page and you will notice that it invariably contains content stitched together from a variety of different sources; it may include the social sharing widgets from Twitter or Facebook or a Youtube video playing widget, it may serve a personalized advertisement from some ad-server or it may include […]

Coding in the Cloud

By Rey Bango The Internet has allowed us to work anywhere we want, giving us tremendous flexibility in choosing where we’d like to plant ourselves to build the next great app. Not being tied to an office desk has been a blessing to many who cherish the ability to work in varying environments and draw […]

Sending Emails With Laravel 4 & Gmail

By Andrew Perkins Sending emails is crucial for any web application. Usually, an email is sent to notify the user of some kind of activity that has taken place on the site, for example, such as when updates have been made or when new friends have been found. In this short tutorial, I’ll show you […]

SRP

SOLID: Part 1 – The Single Responsibility Principle

By Patkos Csaba Single Responsibility (SRP), Open/Close, Liskov’s Substitution, Interface Segregation, and Dependency Inversion. Five agile principles that should guide you every time you write code.   The Definition of the Single Responsibility Principle A class should have only one reason to change. Defined by Robert C. Martin in his book Agile Software Development, Principles, […]

Three.Js

WebGL With Three.js: Shaders

By Maciej Sopyło 3D graphics in the browser have been a topic of interest since its introduction. But if you were to create your apps using plain old WebGL, it would take ages. Recently, some really useful libraries have come available. Three.js is one of the most popular, and in this series I will show […]

statamic

Statamic 101

By Gabriel Manricks Statamic is a modern PHP CMS which really makes an effort to be easy and intuitive to use. From its flat-file design to its use of technologies, like markdown and Yaml, you can accomplish an outstanding amount of work without writing any code at all. In this article we will take a […]

Rails

Kickstarting Your Rails Education

By Rey Bango It’s been a long time since I last coded on the server-side. In fact, if you’ve read some of my tutorials, you may have noticed that I use ColdFusion as my application server. While ColdFusion still works great, it definitely doesn’t have the panache and coolness of newer server-side technologies like Ruby […]