phpDay 2013: News and Highlights
Conferences play an important role in the process of becoming a better developer. When you attend a conference, you not only have the chance to listen to language or technology experts, but also the chance to meet other developers. This is ideal for expanding your networks of contacts to find, if needed, your next job. Author Aurelio De Rosa attended the phpDay 2013 conference in Verona and shares with us some of the highlights and what he learned.
Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and Cordova: Finishing The App
This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and CordovaIn the previous part of this series, I showed several other functions of the functions.js file, highlighting their key points. In this sixth and final part, I’ll describe the last function left and the Cordova configuration file […]
Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and Cordova: Rate Updates
This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and CordovaIn the previous article in this series, I described the classes and functions needed to perform currency conversions within our app. I also illustrated the Cordova Globalization API and how we can use it to translate the […]
Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and Cordova: Translation and Conversion Logic
This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and CordovaIn the previous article of this series, I described the jQuery Mobile custom configuration for our app and highlighted the importance of allowing cross-domain requests to download up-to-the-moment currency exchange rates. I also described a class that […]
This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and CordovaIn the second part of the series, I showed you the code of the two HTML pages and the custom CSS file of our “Currency Converter” app. In this article, I’ll show you the jQuery Mobile custom […]
Extract an Excerpt from a WAV File
Although PHP is well known for building web pages and applications, it can do more than that. This article presents a brief overview of the WAV file format and explains the Audero Wav Extractor library which can be used to extract snippets from WAV files.
Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and Cordova: Constructing The Interface
This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and CordovaIn the introductory article of this series, I showed the requirements of the soon-to-be-built “Currency Converter” app and the technologies involved. I also built out a file structure and outlined each component of the app and its […]
Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and Cordova: Introduction
What to Expect From jQuery Mobile 1.3.0
I wrote an article titled What’s New in jQuery Mobile 1.2.0? that showed the new features and the changes made by the jQuery Mobile team in version 1.2.0 of their popular mobile development framework. Several days ago, the team announced the beta version of the 1.3.0 release. Lucky for us, it focuses on responsive web […]