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Node.js Transform Streams Vs. Through2 Streams Tuesday, 22-Jul

Ben Nadel looks Transform streams in Node.js and how the through2 module can simplify the creation of Transform streams using the revealing module pattern....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 3 days ago

Mixing Cordova/phonegap Components With Native Ios – Part 1 Tuesday, 22-Jul

I built this tutorial to serve as a guide to creating a hybrid mobile application combining both native iOS controls and Cordova/PhoneGap components to leverage the best of both worlds as an alternative to picking one over the other. Developers may choose to do this if they want to use specific …

Dev Girl All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 3 days ago

Comparing Static Site Engines Tuesday, 22-Jul

As part of researching for restarting this blog as well as for my work developing the Telerik Developer Network , I researched several of the most well-known static site engines. Specifically, I tried to build this site using Jekyll (which is what I ended up using), Harp and Roots. These were …

RemoteSynthesis All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 3 days ago

Our Secrets for Success, Working With Clients and Staying Current Tuesday, 22-Jul

In an interview with Team Treehouse I share how Headscape works with its clients, why we value lifestyle over profits and how we stay on the forefront of our field.

Paul Boag All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 3 days ago

Hacks for Dealing With Specificity Monday, 21-Jul

The overall point here by Harry Roberts is to keep the specificity on your selectors as low as you can. The end result of that effort is: More reusable styles. When you need to override that style, you have opportunities to nudge that specificity a bit higher while still being reusable and not …

CSS Tricks All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 4 days ago

Targeting a Device Type With Cordova Emulate Monday, 21-Jul

Today I've got yet another Cordova tip that was probably known to most people. I'm working on a sample application that needs to run on an iPad, not an iPhone, but the problem was that every time I ran cordova emulate ios, it would fire up the appl...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 4 days ago

Get Out There and #createnow Monday, 21-Jul

There’s inspiration everywhere, but we tend to miss it in the chaos and speed of our daily lives. So, we set out to create Random Acts of Creativity around the world, partnering with artists to generate moments in public that get people to stop in their tracks. Artists have done a handful of …

Adobe | Conversations All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 4 days ago

How Do You Design Interaction? Monday, 21-Jul

    If you have to design an interface it's almost obvious to think to begin the process by drawing. But is this the best way? I once casually started by writing an imagined human-computer conversation , and only afterwards I continued by drawing. This changed my way of thinking and I …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 4 days ago

The Mystery Is Resolved: Chirpy Birds, Lost Numbers and Pretty Slow Wheels Monday, 21-Jul

    Experiments and side projects are wonderful ways to challenge yourself and explore areas that you wouldn't usually consider exploring. That's what Smashing Mystery Riddles are for us: little experiments that challenge us to come up with something new, original and a bit crazy—every …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 4 days ago

New Js Library: Shapes Monday, 21-Jul

Send to KindleAnother week, another JS library. https://github.com/bit101/shapes Again, I’m sure there are hundreds of other libraries that add improved functionality for Canvas drawing. There’s even CreateJS, which is super powerful, creating a Flash-like display list with animation, …

Bit-101 All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 4 days ago

My First Look at Streams in Node.js Monday, 21-Jul

Ben Nadel explores Node.js streams and builds a Transform stream that parses input chunks using a regular expression pattern....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 4 days ago

Coldfusion, Isvalid, Email and New Tlds Monday, 21-Jul

A few days ago a user reported an issue with my blog involving the comment form. Apparently he has an email address using one of the new TLDs (top level domains) that are cropping up, specifically "directory." I decided to do some testing to see ho...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 4 days ago

Simplifying Conditional Statements With Is Sunday, 20-Jul

Is (GitHub: jumpkick-studios / Is , License: MIT ) by Alex Bogartz cuts down conditional statements with a more declarative API. It’s inspired by the Maybe monad pattern. The author compares a lengthy, nested conditional statement to his chainable alternative: new Is ( foo ) . isLongerThan …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 5 days ago

Cffinally Tag Will Execute Even After an Abort in Coldfusion Saturday, 19-Jul

Ben Nadel checks to make sure that a CFFinally tag will execute even after the CFCatch tag tries to abort the request in ColdFusion....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 6 days ago

How Do I Run Code on Browser Resize With Angularjs? Friday, 18-Jul

I was working on a client application and wanted to execute code inside a controller whenever the browser resized. My purpose was to change a ng-class value, based on the available width. I had it all working great on the initial application load, but the client wanted to make sure this display …

Jeffry Houser All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 7 days ago

The Ayv Awards Narrative Winners: Empowering Creativity and Encouraging Change Friday, 18-Jul

Creativity takes many forms, but the winners of the Adobe Youth Voices awards prove that its highest purpose is social impact. Through their inspiring digital media creations, these 13-19 year-old students showcase powerful messages, from creative empowerment to embracing diversity. We’ve already …

Adobe | Conversations All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 7 days ago

Useful Adobe Fireworks Resources: Extensions (part 1) Friday, 18-Jul

    Fireworks is an excellent UI design tool; however, Adobe decided to feature-freeze it back in 2013 and (at the same time) did not offer any replacement tool to its users. Nevertheless, since Fireworks runs fine today on the latest Mac OS X and Windows OS, and since it still offers …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 7 days ago

My Little Boy, an Ipad, and Sketch Friday, 18-Jul

I always love observing people using a piece of software for the first time. Arguably, it teaches you more than any book you could read on “how to create the best product“. My last “experiment” involved my kid (5 year old), our iPad, and Adobe Sketch. It was his first …

Mihai CORLAN All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 8 days ago

Phonegap Build Now Supports Cordova 3.5.0 Friday, 18-Jul

Title says it all, the PhoneGap team has announced that PhoneGap Build now supports Cordova 3.5.0 .

Ben Forta All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 8 days ago

Undo With Object.observe Thursday, 17-Jul

Polgár András sent in LazyJsonUndoRedo (GitHub: azazdeaz / LazyJsonUndoRedo , npm: lazy-json-undo-redo , Bower: LazyJsonUndoRedo ), which uses ES6’s Object.observe to bless undo and redo support on arbitrary JavaScript objects. That means if you’ve got a rich UI component you can add …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 8 days ago

Chrome 37 Beta: Directwrite on Windows and the Element Thursday, 17-Jul

Today’s Chrome Beta channel release includes a slew of new developer features to help you make richer, faster and more compelling web content and apps, especially for mobile devices. Unless otherwise noted, changes described below apply to Chrome for Android, Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome OS. …

Chromium All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 8 days ago

New Tutorial: Introduction to Httpproviders for Wowza Thursday, 17-Jul

In this tutorial I talk about the basics of HTTP Providers for Wowza and how they are useful for developing with Wowza for both Flash and HTML based application. They are quite powerful and useful to use for talking to Wowza over HTTP and this is a good place to start to understand them if […]

Graeme Bull All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 8 days ago

Linkbait 31 Thursday, 17-Jul

Stuff. What's the deal with the Amazon Fire Phone? Why does Amazon bother to enter the phone market? First decent theory I heard : in order to test the integration of online stores on mobile devices. So far, people don't shop online via mobile devices (they look at stuff, sure, but they don't …

Peter-Paul Koch All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 8 days ago

Scaling Down the Bem Methodology for Small Projects Thursday, 17-Jul

    Front-end development is no longer about individual frameworks. Tools are available — we merely have to choose. To make the right choices for your project, you need to start with a general approach, or methodology . But most methodologies have been created by big companies? …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 8 days ago

Focus on Legibility Over Fancy Technology or Marketing Copy Thursday, 17-Jul

People often spend too much time on cutting edge technology or ‘clever’ marketing campaigns, when basic things like legibility are not in place.

Paul Boag All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 8 days ago

Happy Themeco Day Thursday, 17-Jul

Let’s give a huge congratulations to team THEMECO, who have made an amazing one million dollars in sales and reached Power Elite status. With just a single item they’ve made almost 20,000 sales and gathered 321 followers in just six months. They’ve chosen to share the limelight …

Collis Ta’eed All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 9 days ago

Dom Manipulation With Cash Wednesday, 16-Jul

Cash (GitHub: sudo-js / cash , License: MIT ) by Rob Robbins at TaskRabbit, is a lightweight library for working with the DOM. It uses $ to provide access to an abstracted NodeList . It’s chainable, and supports events, CSS manipulation, and attributes. For example, given var things = …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 9 days ago

Disabling Showmodaldialog Wednesday, 16-Jul

The web platform has evolved organically over the past two decades, slowly growing new capabilities and APIs. Many features that are added are great ideas that enable web developers to make even better applications. But some APIs turn out, in retrospect, to be mistakes. Over time, the platform …

Chromium All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 9 days ago

Tutorial: Learning Salt With Vagrant (ubuntu 14.04) – Part 1 Wednesday, 16-Jul

Where I work we use Salt to do large scale Cloud deployments to support a massive Object Store. Obviously, such installs on this scale need to be done with automation tools. In this case our team is using Salt. Today … Continue reading →

Chad Lung All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 9 days ago

Soundings Update Wednesday, 16-Jul

So hey, remember I built an open source ColdFusion survey application? This morning someone sent in a good request and I quickly added it. Surveys may now have an "attachment" question. Basically it means you can create a survey that also asks peop...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 9 days ago

How to Profit From Selling Digital Products (part 2) Wednesday, 16-Jul

    This is the second and final article on how to sell and profit from digital products. In  part 1 , we covered many of the benefits of digital products over physical goods as well as the marketing philosophies to help you build an audience for your products. Today, we will be …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 9 days ago

Brute 0.3.0 – Now Supporting Clojurescript Wednesday, 16-Jul

Brute has a few new features with this new release. The most exciting is that thanks to the cljx project, and the hard work of Martin Janiczek, Brute now supports both Clojure and ClojureScript! There are also a couple of new features, including an implementation of update-componen that takes a …

Compound Theory All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Node Roundup: Npm Cli Roadmap, Nodemailer, Jasmine-Utils Tuesday, 15-Jul

npm CLI Roadmap On the npm blog, there’s a post about the command-line tool’s roadmap : The first piece of redesign work we’re tackling is the npm cache. … The next goal is to turn it into a module with no dependencies on the rest of npm or npmconf and to test the heck …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Introducing Source Han Sans Tuesday, 15-Jul

While on the subject of fonts and TypeKit, today (in partnership with Google) we announced the release of Source Han Sans, a new open source Pan-CJK typeface family that is now available on Typekit for desktop use. Source Han Sans, available in ...

Ben Forta All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Introducing Source Han Sans: an Open Source Pan-Cjk Typeface Tuesday, 15-Jul

Adobe, in partnership with Google, is pleased to announce the release of Source Han Sans, a new open source Pan-CJK typeface family that is now available on Typekit for desktop use. If you don’t have a Typekit account, it’s easy to set one up and start using the font immediately with our free …

Adobe | Conversations All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Willow for Wowza Streaming Engine V2.5 Released Today Tuesday, 15-Jul

We have a new version of Willow released today which adds some great functionality and support for our latest product, STi Streaming Protection. Version 2.5 07/15/2014 Added ability to edit Application properties in advanced editor for applications Added ability to change the order of HTTP …

Graeme Bull All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Cordova Sample: Reading a Text File Tuesday, 15-Jul

A few weeks back I began a list of questions to help build a PhoneGap/Cordova File System FAQ. (More on that at the very end.) As I work through the questions I'm building little samples (like this one) to help demonstrate various FileSystem featur...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

The New Smashing Mystery Riddle: Have You Figured It Out Yet? Tuesday, 15-Jul

    Ah, these mystery riddles never stop , do they? To celebrate the launch of the SmashingConf Whistler , our very first conference in Canada, we’ve prepared a yet another riddle, and of course this time it's not going to be any easier! Tip: Watch out for a hint in one of the frames …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

“where No Web Designer Has Gone Before!” Smashingconf Whistler, Canada Tuesday, 15-Jul

    What happens when you combine a practical front-end conference with a spectacular resort experience ? Guess what: that's exactly what we are going to find out with our very first SmashingConf in Canada — taking place on December 9–12th 2014 in a ski resort paradise Whistler , right …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

2 Quick Tips When Adding Phonegap/cordova Plugins Tuesday, 15-Jul

Here are a few quick tips when adding plugins in case you weren’t aware of them previously: Useful command line shortcuts when adding a plugin: Add a specific version of a plugin using the @ syntax $ phonegap plugin add [email protected] $ cordova plugin add …

Dev Girl All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Inheriting Box-Sizing Probably Slightly Better Best-Practice Tuesday, 15-Jul

I'm a big fan of resetting box-sizing to border-box, so much that we have a special day of the year around here. But there is a little adjustment to setting it that seems like a pretty good idea. Here's the adjusted version: html { box-sizing: border-box; } *, *:before, *:after { box-sizing: …

CSS Tricks All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Shaky Library for Html/canvas/js Tuesday, 15-Jul

Send to KindleA few days ago, I released my clrs color library for HTML/JS/Canvas/CSS. It’s not that I thought it was revolutionary or anything. In fact I’d be surprised if you couldn’t dig up at least a dozen other similar libraries out there. I’ve already been shown two. …

Bit-101 All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Generalists and Specialists: Thoughts on Hiring Tuesday, 15-Jul

In my career, I’ve worked at companies of all shapes and sizes. From the very tiny five-person failed startup WellFurnished to the 13,000-strong Yahoo to the around 1,000-person Box (my current employer). During that time, I’ve been a part of many different engineering organizations …

Nicholas C. Zakas All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

Yet Another Cordova/phonegap Debugging Tip Tuesday, 15-Jul

Want another way to debug Cordova/PhoneGap apps? This isn't new, but I tend to forget about this option and it came in handy yesterday so I thought I would share. When you send builds to the simulator/device via the command line, you may notice tha...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 10 days ago

A W3c Custom Elements Alternative Tuesday, 15-Jul

This W3C specification is awesome , and if you follow Alex Russell you know this has been probably his biggest obsession for years now: custom Web components , something even Internet Explorer 5.5 had, thanks to its Element Behaviors capability! Many Articles, Poor Support :-( Regardless the …

Andrea Giammarchi All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

Source Sans 2.0 Released Tuesday, 15-Jul

It's been almost two years since we announced Source Sans Pro, our first open source type family. And now the team has announced Source Sans 2.0 with Greek and Cyrillic support.

Ben Forta All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

Vanillamasker, Jstag Monday, 14-Jul

VanillaMasker VanillaMasker (GitHub: BankFacil / vanilla-masker , License: MIT ) by Caio Ribeiro Pereira is a small library for masking input elements with formats. It supports money, numbers, and custom patterns. For example, a simple date mask would look like this: masker . toPattern ( …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

The Light of Other Days Monday, 14-Jul

Flickr and my laptop combine to become a digital slow glass, bathing me in the light of days past.

Eric Meyer All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

Verified Plugins Site for Cordova Applications Monday, 14-Jul

Currently the main site I use for finding Cordova plugins is plugins.cordova.io. Last week Telerik announced the creation of a new site, the Verified Plugins Marketplace. This site contains plugins that have been tested to ensure they work well and...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

Be Part of the Story! Monday, 14-Jul

We’re working hard to get the word out about the stories behind the great work our users are doing with Dreamweaver CC and we’re hoping you can help. If you’ve recently created a website or app with Dreamweaver CC that you think is worth recognition, let us know. We’d like to help share with the

Dreamweaver Team All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

Authoring Critical Above-The-Fold Css Monday, 14-Jul

The following is a guest post by Ben Edwards . I saw Ben tweet about a simple Sass @mixin that allowed you designate bits of CSS as being "critical" - the idea being to load that critical CSS first and defer the loading of the rest of the CSS until later. A clever idea, and one that is getting …

CSS Tricks All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

Prioritizing Devices: Testing and Responsive Web Design Monday, 14-Jul

    My Android Galaxy smartphone is so sweet. It plays games, has a lovely screen and lets me check all of my favorite websites while I’m commuting to and from work. And my new iPad is even better; it’s all I use at home when I’m relaxing in the living room, cooking in the kitchen or …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

Clustering Plupload Instances for Parallel File Uploads Monday, 14-Jul

Ben Nadel looks at clustering instances of Plupload in order to perform parallel file uploads from the client....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 11 days ago

Angular Ui Sortable for Managing Sort Order Monday, 14-Jul

In my newest position I've been learning AngularJS . After diving in for a little over two months now, I'm seriously loving it, and wondering why I didn't seriously look at it much sooner. One of the things it has taken a bit to get used to is that Angular does some things differently. I love …

Steve (Cutter) Blades All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 12 days ago

Clrs: a Color Library for Html/js/css/canvas Sunday, 13-Jul

Send to KindleAs most of you know, I grew up as a programmer using Flash and ActionScript, and in the last few years have been much more into web programming, particularly with HTML’s Canvas. In general I do like Canvas a lot. It’s a different mindset than Flash, but I enjoy the …

Bit-101 All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 12 days ago

An Alternative to Amd: Cmd Sunday, 13-Jul

By now most of us use AMD or CommonJS as our module API. With Harmony on the horizon, there doesn’t seem to be much need to innovate where libraries like RequireJS have established a niche. Despite this, John Wu sent me his module loader that can be found in his project wd.js . This …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 12 days ago

Swift: Preloading an Image and Displaying It Sunday, 13-Jul

Note: Source code (RemoteImage) available on Github Yesterday, I explained how to use the NSURLConnection API to load a remote JSON file. Today I will show you how to use the same API to load a remote image. In fact, the NSURLConnection, similar to URLStream (in AS3) can load pretty much …

Byte Array All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 12 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Mason Stewart – a Frontender Builds a Backend: Learning to Think With Your Eyes Closed Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/masondesu Works at The Iron Yard Why is backend programming so scary to frontenders? You have to be a “certain kind of person” to do backed work.   huh?? How can front-end devs get into backend? – Understand the similarities The primary difference between the front and …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference Links Saturday, 12-Jul

Throughout the Front End Design Conference, I randomly come across links from tweets or speakers.  I saved them all so I can go through them later: https://github.com/bolshchikov/js-must-watch http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2014/07/11/roadmap-to-becoming-an-a-b-testing-expert/ …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Jason Beaird – Design Pattern Craftsmanship Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/jasongraphix Style Lib: https://ux.mailchimp.com/patterns Good book: http://maban.co.uk/projects/front-end-style-guides/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/aarronwalter/5579386649/ Different strokes Traditional style guid Editorial guidelines Boilerplate or Bootstrap Pattern …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Matthew Carver – Contextually Aware Web Design Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/matthew_carver Slides:  http://slidesha.re/1rgXpPd Responsive web design is all about being contextually aware What is contextual awareness? Clippy is bad contextual software.  Google does it well. Environment:  Where and when is the user? Technology: What device is the user …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Mina Markham – Smacss Your Sass Up Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/minamarkham http://mina.is/ Slides: http://mina.so/smacss SASS is breaking CSS down into smaller parts Use classes vs IDs.     .class > #ID SMACSS - https://smacss.com/ SMACSS isn’t a framework but more of a philosophy Sass is great for name spacing Use the & to …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Swift: Loading and Parsing a Remote Json File Saturday, 12-Jul

Note: Source code (RemoteJSON) available on Github Loading something remotely is a pretty simple task in Flash. We can use the URLStream or URLLoader object, a URL is wrapped inside a URLRequest object, we call the load() API and we are done. So I was wondering what it looks like in Swift and …

Byte Array All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Andrew Norcross – No Control – How to Design for an Unknown Result Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/norcross With user driven sites driving more and more of today’s web development, additional design considerations must be made. Users are inexperienced Content focus is always changing What can you do? Research Collaborate Communicate Designs are not done in a vacuum. When …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Travis Miller – Remote. Commit. Push. Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/travismillerweb Slides: https://speakerdeck.com/tbmiller/remote-commit-push-1 Learning Better communication Better project and time management pitching and selling Creating content on my own (writing, photography, etc) Planning projects from scratch working smarter not harder …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Rob Harr – Let’s Be Brutally Honest About Operations and Pricing for Web Agencies Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/robertharr http://seesparkbox.com/ Operations: Figure out what you make and then spend less It is all about cash flow Best case scenario, you have 6 mo before going out of business Freedom is not free Being good with cash today will finance good business decisions tomorrow …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Amanda Cheung – Styling Forms Semantically & Accessibly Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/acacheung The web was naturally designed to be semantic Web Accessibility Visual: Blindness, poor eyesight, color blindness Motor: difficulty or inability to use hands Auditory: hearing impairment Cognitive: developmental and learning disabilities Example …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Front End Design Conference – Erica Walker – Intersecting Worlds of Web and Education: a Foray Into the Digital Frontier Saturday, 12-Jul

https://twitter.com/ebwalker101 Most developers are “community” trained Strengths of Formal Education Dedicated time for class instructor creates curriculum face-to-face interaction accountability degree or certificate Strengths of Informal Education Self-paced Self-directed based on interests …

James Brown All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

Migrating From Ui-If to Ng-If in Angularjs Saturday, 12-Jul

Ben Nadel looks at migrating from the Angular-UI directive, ui-if, to the AngularJS directive, ng-if, and how the two have diverged in behavior over time....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 13 days ago

New Product: Sti Streaming Protection for Wowza Friday, 11-Jul

We have a brand new product released today to address the highly requested item of security for streams from Wowza. While there are many other options regarding security out of the box with Wowza, and a few 3rd party modules, we always thought that there was one missing of a token based system to …

Graeme Bull All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 14 days ago

First Release of Cordova Brackets Extension Friday, 11-Jul

I blogged about this a few days ago, but I think I'm ready to really release my Cordova Brackets extension. The code is pretty much crap and it's really lacking in providing good feedback while it works, but the initial feature list is complete. As...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 14 days ago

Issue With Cfindex Friday, 11-Jul

If you use cfindex to parse a directory of files, you should be aware of a serious issue that may hit you. As you know, you can ask cfindex to return a result structure that tells you how many files were added, removed, or deleted from an index. As...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 14 days ago

A Roadmap to Becoming an A/b Testing Expert Friday, 11-Jul

    A/B testing, also known as split testing, is the method of pitting two versions of a landing page against each other in a battle of conversion. You test to see which version does a better job of leading visitors to one of your goals, like signing up or subscribing to a newsletter. …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 14 days ago

Using Scope.$watch() to Watch Functions in Angularjs Friday, 11-Jul

Ben Nadel looks at using Scope.$watch() to watch functions (and scope changes) in AngularJS; and, how this dove-tails quite nicely with the $interpolate() service....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 14 days ago

Lua Table Remove by Key Friday, 11-Jul

Lua has a table.remove() function that deletes an element from a table at the specified position, or the last element by default. However, it doesn’t work when the table is an associative array (e.g. {name=”swfoo”, domain=”swfoo.com”} ). Below is a simple function …

Dave Yang All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 15 days ago

Route360, Ngvideo Thursday, 10-Jul

Route360 The Route360 JavaScript API (GitHub: route360 / r360-js , License: MIT , Bower: route360 ) by Henning Hollburg and Daniel Gerber is a library for Leaflet that adds some cool features: Generate polygons for reachable areas based on a point on the map Supported for walk, car, bike and …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 15 days ago

Jnotify Jquery Plug-In V1.2.00 Thursday, 10-Jul

The jNotify plugin was just updated, with a new "click to dismiss" feature, which lets a user click on a notification to dismiss the notification!

Dan Switzer All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 15 days ago

Experimenting With Compress() and Uncompress() in Mysql Thursday, 10-Jul

Ben Nadel looks at using the Compress() and Uncompress() functions in MySQL to store large chunks of text in a ColdFusion application....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 15 days ago

Unexpected Behavior With Axis2 Web Services in Coldfusion Thursday, 10-Jul

Credit for this find goes to Steve Seaquist. He and I have been discussing this over email the last few days. Ok, quiz time, look at the following CFC: component { variables.weird = 0; remote numeric function testWeird() { variables.weird++; return variables.weird; } } Imagine you are …

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 15 days ago

How to Profit From Selling Digital Products (part 1) Thursday, 10-Jul

    At the end of 2012, I was talking with a good friend of mine who runs a small custom woodworking company. We were discussing business over the last year and a few things we learned. While his business did about double the revenue that mine did in 2012, I made considerably more …

Smashing Magazine All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 15 days ago

Samsung Smart Tv Test Report Thursday, 10-Jul

A friend of mine bought a fairly cheap (so probably not-too-new) Samsung smart TV to watch football, then promptly went on holiday with his family and asked me to feed the cat. In return I demanded the remote for the TV, and the manual (which turned out to be useless). So here’s my report …

Peter-Paul Koch All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 15 days ago

Video Example: Collection-Repeat Performance in Ionic Thursday, 10-Jul

If you follow me on Twitter, you know I've been raving about Ionic the past few weeks. I've played around with it a bit but haven't yet built a proper "sample" app. I still plan on doing so sometime soon. Today though I wanted to share a little exp...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 15 days ago

Tweetnacl.js Wednesday, 09-Jul

TweetNaCl.js (GitHub: dchest/tweetnacl-js , npm: tweetnacl ) is a JavaScript port of TweetNaCl – a cryptography library in 100 tweets. NaCl in this case isn’t Google Native Client or sodium chloride, but a library for fast cryptographic operations. TweetNaCl builds on it to implement …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 16 days ago

Creative Cloud Market Launched Wednesday, 09-Jul

Today we announced Creative Cloud Market which is available to all paid Creative Cloud members except for Photography Plan customers (Photoshop Photography Plan and Creative Cloud Photography Plan). Creative Cloud members can download up to 500 uniqu...

Ben Forta All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 16 days ago

Css Colorguard Wednesday, 09-Jul

Clever work by Alex Sexton to analyze CSS and find colors that are so close to each other they should probably be combined. You know, for efficiency and consistency. Direct Link to Article — Permalink … CSS Colorguard is a post from CSS-Tricks

CSS Tricks All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 16 days ago

Using Objection With Uiviewcontrollers and Storyboards Wednesday, 09-Jul

I have used Objection in several iOS projects as a lightweight Dependency Injection framework.  If you’re not familiar with it, take a look.  One pain point has been how to inject dependencies for UIViewControllers that are in storyboards.  Your controllers are likely … Continue …

Carbon Five All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 16 days ago

Ayv Award Poster Campaign Winners on Equality Wednesday, 09-Jul

Through Adobe Youth Voices, students age 13-19 are using creativity and digital media to create awareness for some of society’s most pressing issues, including bullying, human trafficking, and equality. Read on to learn how each AYV Awards Poster Campaign winner is using graphic design to send a …

Adobe | Conversations All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 16 days ago

Finding/fixing Unintended Body Overflow Wednesday, 09-Jul

Ughck, accidental horizontal scrollbar, amiright? That can be a pain, but you can usually find the offending element by surfing around the ol' DevTools and selecting elements until you find something that extends too far over to to the right (off-page to the left doesn't tend to trigger a …

CSS Tricks All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 16 days ago

Cordova Plugins Update, and New Contacts Demo Wednesday, 09-Jul

Yesterday the Cordova team released updated plugins. You can read the details here: Plugins Release: July 8, 2014 . Of particular interest to me was the update to the Contacts plugin, specifically the addition of a new API, pickContact. Previously, you could search the device's contact …

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 16 days ago

Url-Encoding Amazon S3 Resource Keys for Pre-Signed Urls in Coldfusion Wednesday, 09-Jul

Ben Nadel looks at which characters need to be encoded when generating pre-signed URLs for Amazon S3 objects; and, how to use ColdFusion's urlEncodedFormat() to do so....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 16 days ago

Node Roundup: Newspeak, Catchme, Catnap Tuesday, 08-Jul

newspeak newspeak (GitHub: yoshuawuyts / newspeak , License: MIT , npm: newspeak ) by Yoshua Wuyts is a module inspired by Mozilla’s L20n project: L20n is a new localization framework developed by Mozilla for the Web. It allows localizers to put small bits of logic into localization …

Alex Young All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 17 days ago

Apply for a Connected Donation Tuesday, 08-Jul

Adobe has committed over $300 million in software and professional development services to the White House's ConnectED initiative. As part of this $2 billion+ effort from the private sector, Adobe will deliver creative tools and teacher professional ...

Ben Forta All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 17 days ago

Going Reactive at Oscon 2014 Tuesday, 08-Jul

This year at OSCON I will be leading a hands-on lab and presenting about Reactive, Play Framework, and Scala. Here are two sessions: Reactive All The Way Down (lab) – 9:00am Monday, July 21 In this tutorial you will build a Reactive application with Play Framework, Scala, WebSockets, and …

James Ward All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 17 days ago

A Sprinkling of Php: Server-Side Techniques to Help With Front End Tasks Tuesday, 08-Jul

The following is a guest post by Zachary Brady . Zachary is about to take us on a beginner's journey using PHP to do some things that us front end developers sometimes need to do. To me, this kind of thing doesn't make us back end developers, but more resourceful front end developers. Zachary …

CSS Tricks All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 17 days ago

Swift: Arc Vs Flash Gc Tuesday, 08-Jul

In ActionScript 3, memory is managed through the help of a garbage collector that allocates and deallocate objects through the application lifecycle. The garbage collector (GC) allocates memory when a new object is created, scans the objects graph periodically, detects unreferenced objects and …

Byte Array All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 17 days ago

Which Ascii Characters Does Urlencodedformat() Escape in Coldfusion Tuesday, 08-Jul

Ben Nadel looks at what characters get escaped in ColdFusion's urlEncodedFormat() function....

Ben Nadel All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 08-Jul-14 Published: 17 days ago

Take a Digital Health Check Tuesday, 08-Jul

How digitally healthy is your organisation? Is it prepared for the changes digital is bringing? Here are the questions that will give you the answers.

Paul Boag All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 17 days ago

Proof of Concept Cordova Integration With Brackets Tuesday, 08-Jul

The past few days I've been working on a new Brackets extension that integrates with the Cordova command line tool. I've got a rough draft of it ready with almost every feature prepared so I thought I'd go ahead and let people know in case they wan...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 17 days ago

The Highlights: Adobe Omniture Summit Emea 2011 Tuesday, 08-Jul

With a record turnout of over 1,300 digital marketers, this year’s Summit was our biggest and best one yet! Here are some of the highlights: Brett Error Hits London Due to popular demand, you can now watch Omniture’s Chief Technologist hitting the streets and talking to Londoners about what they …

Adobe | Conversations All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 08-Jul-14 Published: 18 days ago

Article: Static Site Engine Battle Royale Monday, 07-Jul

Nope - not one of my articles, but one by Brian Rinaldi. Brian's article looks at three different static site engines and compares and contrasts them. It is a great article and as my readers know, I've been doing a lot with static site generators l...

Ray Camden All Posts By This Blogger Imported: 22-Jul-14 Published: 18 days ago