Thomas Punt, Jun 29
Elixir's Ecto Querying DSL: Beyond the Basics
Thomas explores Ecto features, including query composition, joins and associations, SQL fragment injection, explicit casting, and dynamic field access.
Simon Codrington, Jun 29
Introduction to Developing jQuery Plugins
Learn how to easily reuse your code by developing jQuery plugins. Simon Codrington's introduction will show you the techniques to create drop-in UI widgets.
HTML & CSS
Nitish Kumar, Jun 29
Introducing the CSS text-align-last Property
Nitish Kumar looks at the text-align-last property, how it can be used and its various cross-browser quirks to keep an eye out for.
Reza Lavaryan, Jun 29
Disco with Design Patterns: A Fresh Look at Dependency Injection
We build a basic framework with a new dependency injection container called Disco, explaining all the confusing concepts along the way. Join us!
Adam Bard, Jun 28
Heroku Alternative: Deploy Apps with Dokku on DigitalOcean
Adam Bard shows how to get small, low-traffic projects up and running with Dokku on DigitalOcean, creating a Heroku-like experience without the cost.
Rebeka Bergin, Jun 28
The Best Nootropic Smart Drug for Entrepreneurs is Nutrition
Nutritionist Rebeka Bergin looks at ways you can improve your cognitive performance with nutrition before you reach for nootropics and smart drugs.
Ryan Chenkie, Jun 28
Redux Authentication: Secure Your Application with Auth0
Ryan Chenkie walks through creating a real-life React + Redux application that authenticates users and calls a remote API for data.
James George, Jun 28
Calypso: The Desktop App for WordPress
James George introduces WordPress’ desktop app called Calypso, which can be used for writing and editing blog posts and pages directly from your desktop.
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 28
Sourcehunt: PHP7-Only Alternative to Laravel, HPKP, and More
This sourcehunt features a PHP-7 only alternative to Laravel, input validation, HPKP, strict PHP object signatures, and more.
Travis O'Brien, Jun 28
Handling Player Input in Cross-Platform Games with LibGDX
Interactivity is crucial in cross-platform games and in this tutorial Travis O'Brien covers handling player input with LibGDX.
Design & UX
Aja Frost, Jun 28
How the Humble Speech Bubble Will Transform Our Future UIs
They are the product of comic books and newspaper 'funny pages' but Aja is here to tell why the speech bubble is set to rule our future UIs.
HTML & CSS
Baljeet Rathi, Jun 27
A History of CSS Image Replacement
Baljeet Rathi explores the history of the many CSS image replacement techniques used by web developers to this day and looks at their pros and cons.
Tomas Šlimas, Jun 27
5 Digital Nomad Lessons from Jacob Laukaitis
Tomas Šlimas talks to nomadic entrepreneur Jacob Laukaitis about his experience working while traveling the world.
Elio Qoshi, Jun 27
Quick Read: Blockchain's Future after Bitcoin
Elio Qoshi looks at the future of blockchain technology post-Bitcoin, after recent public difficulties with the Bitcoin ecosystem.
Todd Motto, Jun 27
Angular 2 Tutorial: Create a CRUD App with Angular CLI
In this Angular 2 tutorial, Todd Motto and Jurgen Van de Moere build a todo list CRUD app, using Angular CLI to generate components, services, and tests.
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 27
Can Symfony Apps Be Fast on Vagrant? Let's Check with SuluCMS!
In this tutorial, we go through some effective performance hacks for developing Symfony apps on Vagrant virtual machines
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Jun 27
Are Colors Born Bad or Do We Make Them That Way?
Pantone 448C – a dark olive-brown – is used on Australian cigarette packaging because it is visually unappealing. But context changes how we see color.
Sarmad Sabih, Jun 27
Deliver the Mail with Amazon SES and Rails
Sarmad Sabih demonstrates configuring Amazon's Simple Email Service with Rails, allowing you a cheap email solution from your app.
Ian Chandler, Jun 25
How to Start a Freelance Writing Career for $0
Ian Chandler shares his simple method for starting a freelance writing career from scratch with no financial outlay.
Thomas Punt, Jun 24
Understanding Elixir's Ecto Querying DSL: The Basics
Thomas looks at the basics of querying with Elixir's Ecto library, going through joins, associations, aggregation functions, and so on.
Valdio Veliu, Jun 24
OkHttp, the Android HTTP Client from Square
Valdio Veliu looks at OkHttp, an Android HTTP client from square that helps simplify API calls in your apps.
James Hibbard, Jun 23
jQuery's JSONP Explained with Examples
How to use jQuery's JSONP to get around the cross domain issues when loading external scripts by using an AJAX request that has a callback function.
Chris Burgess, Jun 23
WordPress Plugin Development for Beginners
Plugins are one of the key strengths of WordPress. Chris Burgess shares a list of resources to help you learn WordPress plugin development from scratch.
Elio Qoshi, Jun 23
Interview: Richard Millington on Building Great Communities
Elio Qoshi speaks with Richard Millington, founder of Feverbee and an expert on building great online communities.