From NetBeans IDE 7.3 onwards, a Backbone.js file can be generated from a RESTful web service. The Backbone.js file contains complete CRUD functionality and your HTML5 application can immediately be deployed to make use of those features. Coupled with the...
Typically you do HTML parsing in Java for various reasons like JUnit testing, Web Crawling and others. I stumbled across JSoup and tried few things to understand its capabilities.
After 29 days, we’re finally going to talk about the Application Lifecycle or Process Lifecycle management (aka PLM).
Fluidity is a CSS framework made for web designers who would like a CSS framework simple enough to quickly express their ideas, smart enough to help with the mundane, and lean enough to stay out of the way and let them write pure CSS3 syntax.
Today we’re going to dive pretty deep into the world of Push Notifications. In short, push notifications are a mechanism for some external thing to send a notification to the user in a variety of different forms.
Today finishes off our series of device sensor conversations that you might find in your new Windows 8 device. Today we’re going to take a very brief look at a device called the inclinometer.
The biggest, most heated, debate-sparking topic of 2012? The clash of web vs app, no doubt. Many articles and blog posts before me have talked about the epic battle between the web and its fat client opponent.
As a kid I was always amazed at a gyroscope. I would find anything I could to balance that thing on. Today, we are taking a look at yet another sensor that we might find in a Windows 8 device: the gyrometer.
Today, we are taking a look at another sensor that we might find in a Windows 8 device: the accelerometer.
The concept is rather simple. By embedding a bit of metadata into your code, you make your pages have machine-readable context. This is a bit like data attributes, but in my mind a bit different.
Today, we are taking a look another one of the sensors we might find in a Windows 8 device: the Light Sensor.
You can actually use Angular with Closure – just need to use explicit dependency injection. So far Angular seemed to require the least work with CLJS, so I was happy to give it another shot.
Angular.js has a powerful directive waiting for you: it’s ng-select. With it you can fill an HTML-select box from your model. It does support a pretty cool selector syntax, which is – unfortunately – a little bit tricky.
Today, we’re going to talk about the compass. While we’ve talked about one sensor in the past (Orientation Sensor), this is the first article of many to come focused just on the supported sensors.
Most of the recent conversations I've had about building enterprise mobile applications start with questions like "Should I go Hybrid or Native?" The question should be, "What will give the best user experience to the end user?"
It’s day Day 22. We’ve crawled all around Windows 8 but today we get to talk about a feature that seems to lack any press; Play To.
Today, it’s all about devices, ok well really just one device; the camera.
For years I've been complaining that, as an industry, we don't spend enough of our time working on best practices. The front-end mentality is one that puts quick fixes and ease of implementation above a solid underlying structure
Here we go with 6 Tips to be a responsible web developer, and to stay on top of what you do.
Today, it’s all about creating paper. Yes folks, the joys of printing. I know for some this might feel very 1999 but as it turns out, people are still using paper.