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  • Android SDK
    Create a Weather App on AndroidPic2
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    Do you find that a lot of the weather apps available on Google Play are either full of ads or require too many permissions? Why don't you create one yourself? It's not that hard. This tutorial takes you through all the steps to create a simple and minimalist weather app for the Android platform.Read More…
  • Magento
    Adding a Custom Product Type in MagentoMagento
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    Sometimes the available product types just aren’t enough. Magento has the different types pretty well covered, but there’s just situations where it simply makes more sense to have a separate product type. For me, one of those situations was when I needed to create a custom product module that would handle generating a customized PDF based on the options of the product that was purchased.Read More…
  • Testing
    An Introduction to WebDriver Using the JavaScript BindingsPreview
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    While unit tests are certainly valuable for modern web applications, at some point, as your application grows, you'll find bugs crop up which weren't caught by a unit test but would have theoretically been caught by an integration/acceptance test. Should you wish to follow a testing strategy which involves browser testing, this guide will give you an initial introduction to testing with WebDriverJs so you're equipped with enough knowledge to get started. This tutorial assumes you're familiar with JavaScript and can run JavaScript code using node.js.Read More…
  • Mobile Development
    Create a Balloon Racing Game in Unity Using the MicrophonePreview400
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    A great way to make your game unique is by taking advantage of the device's capabilities. It gives the user a new and richer experience. In this Unity tutorial, you'll learn how to get microphone activity levels and use them in your game.Read More…
  • WordPress
    Getting Started with the WordPress Media UploaderWordpress media uploader
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    When WordPress 3.5 was released, one of the most significant changes that was introduced was to that of the Media Uploader. Perhaps a more accurate description of the change would be to refer to at as an addition of a new Media Uploader. Since the new Media Library is what’s becoming standard in WordPress, and since there’s not a lot of documentation available for how to use it, we’re going to take a look at the functionality over the next few articles to understand how the new Media Library is constructed, how we can implement it in our own work, and how we can take advantage of the various functionality that’s already included in WordPress core.Read More…
  • Magento
    Magento Tip: Choosing a Good ServerMagento
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    Magento's platform is of an enterprise level. In order to run smoothly and offer a great experience, you need to match some hardware with the software. So here are some suggestions to what makes a good host for a Magento store.Read More…
  • News
    Call for Authors: Write For Tuts+!Write for us
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    We're currently looking for more authors to join our team! Specifically, we're looking for those who have strong web development skills - both front-end and back-end. Of course, this raises the question: what all does this entail when it comes to write for an established, respected, and educational network?Read More…
  • Magento
    Unleashing the Power of Magento NewslettersMagento
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    Magento Newsletter is a powerful yet often over-looked feature in Magento. If effectively used, this feature can be very useful in developing long-term customer relationship and minimizing marketing cost per sale.Read More…
  • WordPress
    Fixing the WordPress White Screen of DeathWp error
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    The well known White Screen of Death is one of the most common, yet most frustrating things that can occur on your WordPress site. In this tutorial, we'll be looking at the various things that cause it, and some steps that you can take no only to fix it, but to make sure it doesn't happen again.Read More…
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone 8: Creating Your First ApplicationPreview image@2x
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    In this tutorial, you'll create your first Windows Phone 8 application. The aim of this article is to familiarize yourself with some of the building blocks of the Windows Phone 8 SDK.Read More…
  • Web Development
    Authorization and Protecting Web Resources in ASP.NETDotnet wide retina preview
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    As a web developer, an important security aspect of a site them comes in ensuring that users do not have access to actions they should not perform. The consequences of not protecting it can be serious. Let’s look at an overview of authorization and how to implement it in ASP.NET.Read More…
  • Programming Fundamentals
    The Beginner's Guide to Type Coercion: A Practical ExampleType coercion
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    Throughout this series of articles, we've been talking about type coercion, how it differs from type conversion, and how it performs in dynamically typed languages. Whereas the other article focused on weakly typed languages and data types at a high level, we're going to be looking at some specific examples of type coercion in a weakly typed language, and the pitfalls that we may experience without knowing how type coercion works and how it can backfire.Read More…
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