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The Two Flavors of a ‘One Web’ Approach: Responsive vs. Adaptive

Posted 21 months ago

[Editor’s note: The following is a guest post from Igor Faletski, CEO of Mobify, which provides tools for adapting web sites for smartphones and tablets.] You’ve probably heard people say we’re living in a “post-PC world.” What does that mean for web developers? It means that 30% to 50% of your website’s traffic now comes from mobile devices. It means that … [Link]

Internet Explorer 10 Doubles Its Desktop Market Share

Posted 21 months ago

NetMarketShare’s browser stats for April 2013. Image: Screenshot/Webmonkey Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 10 saw a meteoric rise in market share last month, jumping from 2.93 percent in March to 6.22 percent in April, according to NetMarketShare. Some of IE 10′s growth might be attributable to more Windows 8 machines coming online, but it also comes close on the heels of the release … [Link]

ProgrammableWeb

Why a Less-is-more API Design Approach is Key to Success

Posted 8 hours ago

With APIs becoming more powerful and diverse as technology leads them forward, James Donelan recently wrote an article for InfoWorld encouraging developers to keep things simple by adopting a “less-is-more” approach. Google Search and Apple’s focus on clean designs have proven that simplicity sells, providing you follow certain steps. [Link]

3Scale CEO Sees Expansion of API Approaches in 2015

Posted 8 hours ago

As massive a boon as RESTful APIs have been for the development of the API economy, other types of APIs may soon play as large or greater a role. 3Scale Chief Executive Officer Steve Willmott says 2015 will witness the development of not only more real-time APIs, but also APIs that centralize more processing on the server. [Link]

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How To Install Marine Solar Panels

Posted 5 days ago

Marine Solar PanelsSolar panels can be a great help to sailors, keeping vital lights and appliances functioning, even when batteries run low or a generator malfunctions. They are also a much quieter way of recharging batteries! Learning how to install marine solar panels will be vital for the sailor who wants their advantages, but first he or she must learn which solar panels … [Link]

Heating Your Home With Solar, But Without Panels

Posted 6 days ago

Heating Your Home With SolarWith rising energy costs and massive stress on our electrical grids, solar is gaining in popularity. Not everyone realizes you can heat your home without buying big panel systems. Heating Your Home With Solar, But Without Panels – Gain You can use solar energy to heat your home through a concept known as gain. While you may associate panel systems with … [Link]

A List Apart: The Full Feed

Laura Kalbag on Freelance Design: How Big is Big Enough to Pick On?

Posted 42 hours ago

I’m a firm believer in constructive criticism. As I said in a previous column, being professional in the way we give and receive criticism is a large part of being a designer. However, criticism of the work has to be separated from criticism of the person. It can be all too easy to look at your own work and think … [Link]

This week's sponsor: MyFonts

Posted 2 days ago

Thanks to MyFonts for sponsoring A List Apart this week. MyFonts webfonts are flexible, easy to use, and require no monthly fees. Take a look at their list of the 50 most popular fonts on the web right now. [Link]

Build Internet

Find Your Five Minute Culture

Posted 8 weeks ago

If I spent five minutes alone with a random person in your company, would I get the right impression? Earlier this week I spoke on a panel about company culture. Culture is a whale of a topic, but this panel’s common thread was how to grow something that works. Once you hit your stride, how do you actually explain it … [Link]

Why Your Agency Experience is Perfect for Startups

Posted 8 weeks ago

You got hired because you have a passion for brands and were able to talk intelligently to the client about Snapchat. You always thought you’d be doing something that had an impact on consumers. Clearly, writing Facebook posts for a cheese client wasn’t what you had in mind when you envisioned your career at a marketing agency. So you’ve realized … [Link]

WebDeveloper.com

How to target individual columns from a selected row

Posted 6 hours ago

Forum: PHP Posted By: Landslyde Post Time: 01-30-2015 at 06:39 PM [Link]

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Posted 6 hours ago

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PHP.net news & announcements

PHP 5.4.37 Released

Posted 8 days ago

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.4.37. Six security-related bugs were fixed in this release, including CVE-2015-0231, CVE-2014-9427 and CVE-2015-0232. All PHP 5.4 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version. For source downloads of PHP 5.4.37 please visit our downloads page, Windows binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in … [Link]

PHP 5.6.5 is available

Posted 8 days ago

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.5. This release fixes several bugs as well as CVE-2015-0231, CVE-2014-9427 and CVE-2015-0232. All PHP 5.6 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version. For source downloads of PHP 5.6.5 please visit our downloads page, Windows binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the … [Link]

Latest Updates from MySQL

Latest MySQL 5.7 Development Milestone Release Enhances Database Performance and Manageability

Posted 4 months ago

Oracle announced today a new development milestone release for MySQL 5.7. Continuing to meet the demands of today’s web, cloud, and embedded applications, the new release further extends the performance, scalability, and reliability of MySQL, the world’s most popular open source database, while enhancing management capabilities. Oracle also announced several additional MySQL product releases and early access features as well … [Link]

Join the Global MySQL Community at MySQL Central @ OpenWorld

Posted 4 months ago

Organizations around the world rely on MySQL to power business-critical web, cloud, and embedded applications, and many are heading to MySQL Central @ OpenWorld to brainstorm tomorrow’s innovations. Taking place September 29 through October 2, 2014, MySQL Central is the smart spot to network and build strategies for next-generation applications. You’ll hear directly from Oracle’s MySQL engineers about the latest … [Link]

WebSEO

Cómo es por dentro un Data Center de Google

Posted 4 weeks ago

Para hacernos una idea de cómo son por dentro estos edificios, en los cuales parece que se toman en serio aspectos como la seguridad. [Link]

Google: 2014 en búsquedas

Posted 4 weeks ago

Estas han sido las tendencias de búsqueda en 2014 según Google [Link]

WordPress News

WordPress 4.0 “Benny”

Posted 5 months ago

Version 4.0 of WordPress, named “Benny” in honor of jazz clarinetist and bandleader Benny Goodman, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. While 4.0 is just another number for us after 3.9 and before 4.1, we feel we’ve put a little extra polish into it. This release brings you a smoother writing and management experience we think … [Link]

WordPress 4.0 Release Candidate

Posted 5 months ago

The first release candidate for WordPress 4.0 is now available! In RC 1, we’ve made refinements to what we’ve been working on for this release. Check out the Beta 1 announcement post for more details on those features. We hope to ship WordPress 4.0 next week, but we need your help to get there. If you haven’t tested 4.0 yet, … [Link]

Dev Shed – Web Developer Tutorials

More Java Bugs Lead to More Attacks

Posted 23 months ago

schweiz porn sesso italiano german porno porn watch gratis sex tiener sexfilm gratis sexfilm Security Explorations posted on their website that they sent the vulnerability notice of what they're calling issues 54 and 55, along with proof of concept code, to Oracle. The software giant confirmed that it received the report and successfully decrypted it. Now it says it will … [Link]

Oracle Unveils MySQL 5.6

Posted 23 months ago

MySQL 5.6 comes ready for production use now after nearly two years of development. This version can credit its improved speed and efficiency to upgrades to the InnoDB storage engine. As a result, the software can scale better on systems of more than 48 concurrent processor threads, making it noticeably faster than its predecessor for most tasks. MySQL 5.6 also … [Link]

Drupal.org

Drupal 7.27 and 6.31 released

Posted 10 months ago

Drupal 7.27 and Drupal 6.31, maintenance releases which contain fixes for security vulnerabilities, are now available for download. See the Drupal 7.27 and Drupal 6.31 release notes for further information. Download Drupal 7.27Download Drupal 6.31 Upgrading your existing Drupal 7 and 6 sites is strongly recommended. There are no new features or non-security-related bug fixes in these releases. For more … [Link]

Drupal.org Response to Heartbleed Security Incident

Posted 10 months ago

You may have heard that a vulnerability in the OpenSSL cryptographic library called Heartbleed or formally called CVE-2014-0160 has been disclosed and that it represents a potential security threat to a large number of websites. Using this vulnerability, malicious individuals could access sensitive information submitted by people actively visiting a website including usernames, passwords and credit card numbers. Users across … [Link]

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