createjs

Modules, a Future Approach to JavaScript Libraries

By Todd Motto JavaScript libraries such as jQuery have been the go-to approach for writing JavaScript in the browser for nearly a decade. They’ve been a huge success and necessary intervention for what was once a browser land full of discrepancies and implementation issues. jQuery seamlessly glossed over browser bugs and quirks and made it […]

ios

Core Data from Scratch: More NSFetchedResultsController

By Bart Jacobs In this tutorial, we continue our exploration of the NSFetchedResultsController class by adding the ability to update and delete to-do items. You’ll notice that updating and deleting to-do items is surprisingly easy thanks to the groundwork we laid in the previous tutorial. 1. Updating a Record’s Name Step 1: Create View Controller […]

asp-net

Preventing XSS in ASP.NET

By Bill Morefield Many website security problems come from trusting the user too much. Most users of your web application will only do what they have the need to do, a curious or malicious user will often want to push the edges of access. At those edges, security holes often appear in your application. I’ve […]

wordpress

Understanding and Working with Data in WordPress

By Rachel McCollin A WordPress website consists of three main elements: The WordPress installation itself The contents of the wp-content directory which includes the themes, plugins and uploads The database, where all the content is stored. Most WordPress users never come into direct contact with the database and may not even be aware that it’s […]