Dropbox Datastores and Drop-Ins

By Carlos Cessa Recently, Dropbox announced its new Datastore API and Drop-ins, a couple of great new features aimed to leverage the power of accessing files and (now with Datastores) other general information from any device and keep that data synced across all platforms, painlessly.   Datastores Today, the Datastore API only supports single-user use-cases, […]

What Are You Using? – Nettuts+ Authors Edition

By Rey Bango I previously asked several top developers the following four simple questions: What’s your primary development focus? What hardware are you using for development? Which editor or IDE do you use? What software can you not live without on a daily basis? The article generated a lot of interest and discussion about the […]

Announcing Envato’s 7th Birthday Bundle!

By David Appleyard It’s Envato’s seventh birthday and, to celebrate, we’ve created another fantastic Birthday Bundle! With $500 worth of items available for just $20, it’s worth getting excited about. Consider it our way of saying a huge thank you to all the authors and buyers who have been part of our journey over the […]

How to Collaborate On GitHub

By Jonathan Cutrell If you don’t already know, GitHub is an incredibly effective way to collaborate on development projects. Providing a place for anyone with an internet connection to have an avenue where they can share code with the world for free (not to mention the robust supporting tools for source inspection and easy viewing […]

Building Ribbit in Scala

By Patkos Csaba In this tutorial we will implement the Ribbit application in Scala. We’ll be covering how to install the Play web framework, a NetBeans plugin for it, and finally the code in Scala. If you are new to Scala, check out this previous tutorial which will help you set up your environment and […]

Tuts+ & Envato Are Coming to the UK

By David Appleyard We’re excited to let you know that we’re currently planning our first Tuts+ and Envato meetup in the UK! We’ll have a great venue, some exciting goodies to give away, and you’ll have the opportunity to meet various Envato staff (as well as fellow Tuts+ readers!). If you’re interested in joining us, […]

Xdebug – Professional PHP Debugging

By Hendrik Maus Our Agenda Introduction to the topic. Downloading and installing Xdebug on your local machine (Mac OS X 10.6.6+, MAMP 2.1.1). Integrating with PhpStorm. Practice debugging.   What You Will Need A Mac running Mac OS X 10.6.6+. If you are on 10.8.X you may need to install XQuartz as Apple removed X11. […]

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Interview With Nicholas Zakas of Box

By Rey Bango Having people you can learn from is an essential part of being a successful developer. No amount of reading will ever fully prepare you for the ever-changing web landscape, so being able to look to seasoned and experienced mentors is vital. Nicholas Zakas is one of those people that you can look […]