• Mobile Web Apps
    Mobile WordPress Theming: Day 1Jqtouch wordpress
    In my last article introducing Sencha Touch, we discussed approaching mobile users through web apps instead of native apps and the distinct advantages and disadvantages of this approach. This is nice, but what about if you just want to push out simple content to users on their mobile devices and don’t need the sophistication of a regular “app” at all? This is where creating a mobile website comes in. In this series, we will create a powerful mobile Wordpress theme that anyone can apply to their blog to make their site easily accessible to mobile users.Read More…
  • Effects
    Manipulating Particle Motion with Stardust Particle Engine – Part 1Preview
    Stardust Particle Engine provides two major approaches to freely manipulate particle motion, namely gravitational fields and deflectors. Gravitational fields are vector fields that affect a particle's acceleration, and deflectors manipulate both a particle's position and velocity. Read More…
  • HTML & CSS
    Take Advantage of CSS3 to Achieve Subtle DesignSubtlety with css3
    I hear this CSS3 thing is all the rage. Resources are flying around the tutorial world and blogosphere providing brilliant examples of creative new ways to design using CSS3 modules. However, it's easy to over-implement and lose the brilliant subtlety of great user interfaces. Here are three quick tips for using powerful CSS3 techniques in subtle ways.Read More…
  • Android SDK
    Android SDK Quick Tip: Sending Pictures the Easy WayAndroid sdk sending pictures
    This quick tip shows you how to configure and send a picture to someone (for example, an MMS message). You will achieve this by creating and configuring the appropriate Intent within an application’s Activity, enabling the user to send the picture using their picture messaging application of choice.Read More…
  • Games
    Applications for Tile Engines in Flash Game DesignPreview
    How tile engines simplify the game design process and how to apply them to different game types. We found this awesome author thanks to, the place to buy and sell Flash games!Read More…
  • News
    How To Be A Rockstar Wordpress Designer: WordPress 3 Revision!Rockable wp cover
    With the recent release of WordPress 3.0, Rockable Press has just released an updated version of How to be a Rockstar WordPress Designer by Collis Ta'eed and Harley Alexander.Read More…
  • HTML & CSS
    Web Dev Q&A #2 - PHP Sessions, HTML5 Doctypes, and Form Styling200x200
    We're back with the second entry in the Nettuts+ Q&A series. Today, we discuss the difference between LESS and Sass, how to pass server-side values to your JavaScript, how to work with PHP and cookies, and the HTML5 doctype. Here we go! Read More…
  • Mobile Development
    Learn Objective-C: Day 1Learn objective c
    Welcome to my series on coming to grips with the awesome language that is Objective-C. Throughout this small series of articles, my aim is to take you from no prior experience with Objective-C to using it confidently in your own applications. This isnʼt a rush job - so donʼt expect to just skim through the basics and be away - weʼll be going through not just the bare essentials, but also the best practices you can apply to ensure your code is the best it can be. Letʼs jump straight in! Read More…
  • Web Design
    Quick Tip: Embed a Transparent Flash Movie with CSS - BasixPreview
    Learn how to export a Flash Movie with a transparent background and embed it in an HTML file.Read More…
  • Applications
    Create an Image Cropping Application in Flash with ActionScript 3Code
    In this Premium Tutorial, we'll learn how to manipulate Bitmaps in ActionScript 3 to produce a helpful image cropping application. Keep reading!Read More…
  • Interviews
    Roughly Speaking: Working within Mobile UI Design LimitationsPreview
    Today we chat with two mobile user interface designers about how they design successful mobile interfaces and intuitive navigation solutions. We'll learn how Sacha Greif works with the limited space of the iPad by using space saving UI Elements. Eryk Pastwa discusses how to design for multiple mobile sizes, and how to properly test designs for maximum real world uses. Take a peek at their workflows, and the best practices they both put into place in their projects.Read More…
  • PHP
    All About the 'Static' KeywordCode
    Today we are going to learn how to use the 'static' keyword in PHP. We are going go over the basics and build some examples. It is time to add this interesting language feature to your web development bag of tricks.Read More…