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The history of software development in two minutes: a century of logic, languages and code

The video shows the hyper-compressed history of software development and programming beginning in 1912 with Bertrand Russell and Alfred North Whitehead and their work on formal logic and type theory. Then came the first electromechanical calculators from IBM and others. Turing laid the foundations for programming in 1930 and by 1940…

Category : Programming   20-08-2019   by admin admin

Google Search hacks to Use Google More Efficiently

Modern folks have grown up with having all the world's data at their fingertips with super mobile phones glued to our palms. Or it's what we've always believed. Sometimes the incredible amount of information in a Google search result can actually stop us from finding out what we need. We…

Category : Software   24-07-2019   by admin admin

How To Grow Your Small Business

A business that stays still will stagnate. To be successful and to have a business to be proud of, you need to ensure that it grows. This is not always easy, but it should always be at the forefront of your mind when it comes to your business. There will…

Category : Startups   15-05-2019   by admin admin

Is jQuery going to die in 2019?

For a while, JQuery's relevance has been a topic of debate among web developers. We were curious as web developers interested in Javascript to know what others have to say about it. So we browsed through Javascript's history along with some interesting discussions on several developer forums and a bunch of…

Category : Javascript   22-02-2019   by admin admin

Top 10 JavaScript Books 2019

Top 10 JavaScript Books 2019

Though simple for beginners to pick up and play with, JavaScript is a flexible, complex language that you can use to build full-scale applications. If you're an aspiring web developer then you'll need to learn JavaScript. It's a staple for frontend work and it's the fastest growing language powering. This is an…

Category : Javascript   26-01-2019   by admin admin

Useful Terminal Commands Every Web Developer Should Know About

Useful Terminal Commands Every Web Developer Should Know About

The command line interface (CLI), or Terminal is considered by many to be the Holy Grail of computer management. At one time the CLI was the only way to accomplish anything on a computer; then, the CLI gave way to the graphical user interface (GUI) as the popularity of PCs…

Category : Operating systems   22-06-2018   by admin admin

PHP: Basic Introduction to Namespaces

PHP: Basic Introduction to Namespaces

History of PHP Namespaces In PHP prior to 5.3 (2009), any class you define lived at the same global level as other classes. Class User, class Contact, class Db they're all together in the global namespace. This may seem simple, but it makes organization tough, which is why PHP developers started using underscores…

Category : Php   19-05-2017   by admin admin

5 best open source version control systems tools for sysadmins

5 best open source version control systems tools for sysadmins

As a system admin, the chances are you collaborate with multiple people across the company, therefore you will probably know the stress of constantly transferring files and version controlling the changes. Version control tools are a great way to enable collaboration, maintain versions, and track changes across the team. Perhaps the…

Category : Software   13-05-2017   by admin admin

Facebook Prepack, The Next Big Thing In The JavaScript World

Facebook Prepack, The Next Big Thing In The JavaScript World

In the last days, the social networks were crazy about Prepack. Probably you still haven’t heard about it. It’s reasonable! It has been an open source only a few days ago. Prepack has developed by Facebook and it is under active development. It’s experimental and still in very early stage,…

Category : Javascript   11-05-2017   by admin admin

An Introduction to Email Segmentation

An Introduction to Email Segmentation

Email marketing is one of the most effective marketing methods to acquire new customers. Did you know that 72% of people prefer to receive promotional content through email rather than social media channels (17%)? For anyone who is looking to develop a highly successful email campaign, listening to what potential…

Category : Web marketing   10-05-2017   by admin admin

Google Chrome will block Flash content starting next month, make HTML 5 default by December

Google Chrome will block Flash content starting next month, make HTML 5 default by December

There really is no stopping Flash's demise. In a blog post Chrome team has announced that the browser will start blocking the Flash starting this September with Chrome 53. As more and more websites are moving towards HTML5 type of technologies which gives user faster page loading time, improved security and…

Category : News and events   10-08-2016   by admin admin

8 Social Tools to interact with Customers and improve CX

8 Social Tools to interact with Customers and improve CX

Customer experience is measured by the individual’s experience during all points of contact against the individual’s expectations. Over the past century, countless inventions and advancements have inadvertently raised the bar of customer experience. Communication mediums have improved, resulting in elevated expectations of more hands-on, faster, and localized customer service.  Customers now have…

Category : Social networks   22-07-2016   by admin admin

Best tools for creating infographics

Best tools for creating infographics

Creating infographics using online tools has never been easier. In the last few years some tools have emerged that allow anyone to create great visual content. Whether you are working on a project for work, personal use, or social media, each new project will starts with a visual template. In this article, we…

Category : Web marketing   11-08-2016   by admin admin

Mozilla introduces Firefox 29

Mozilla introduces Firefox 29

Firefox 29 was released on April 29, 2014. The new version looks significantly more like Chrome than the old Firefox. It features the same three-bar menu on the right and rounded tabs, for example. At the same time, though, it keeps the separate search form — something most other browsers have…

Category : Software   29-04-2014   by admin admin

Google's 200 Most Important Ranking Factors

Google's 200 Most Important Ranking Factors

  Domain Factors   1. Domain Age: In this video, Matt Cutts states that: “The difference between a domain that’s six months old verses one year old is really not that big at all.”. In other words, they do use domain age…but it’s not very important. 2. Keyword Appears in Top Level Domain: Doesn’t give the…

Category : Web marketing   27-04-2014   by admin admin

GIT - the simple guide

GIT - the simple guide

setup Download git for OSX Download git for Windows Download git for Linux create a new repository create a new directory, open it and perform a git init to create a new git repository. checkout a repository create a working copy of a local repository by running the command git clone /path/to/repository when using a remote server, your command will be git…

Category : Software   13-01-2014   by admin admin

Happy 18th Birthday JavaScript!

Happy 18th Birthday JavaScript!

On December 4, 1995, JavaScript was announced in a  press release by Netscape and Sun. The press release leads with this title: NETSCAPE AND SUN ANNOUNCE JAVASCRIPT, THE OPEN, CROSS-PLATFORM OBJECT SCRIPTING LANGUAGE FOR ENTERPRISE NETWORKS AND THE INTERNET The subtitle may have been better still: 28 INDUSTRY-LEADING COMPANIES TO ENDORSE JAVASCRIPT AS A COMPLEMENT…

Category : News and events   18-12-2013   by admin admin

30 Best Graphic Design Books for Designers

30 Best Graphic Design Books for Designers

30 Best Graphic Design Books for Designers In this collection we've listed 30 Best Graphic Design Books for Designers, these books covers a variety of topics like Typography, Workshops, Color, Layouts, References, History, Logo Design, Freelancing and Pricing. We hope these Graphic Design Books inspires you for your future design projects! Enjoy!   1. Creative…

Category : Web design   28-11-2013   by admin admin

Isomorphic JavaScript: a new paradigm

Isomorphic JavaScript: a new paradigm

Spike Brehm, in a article written for http://venturebeat.com, explains that at Airbnb, they have learned a lot over the past few years while building rich web experiences by dividing into the single-page app world in 2011 with their mobile web site, launching  Wish Lists and their newly-redesigned search page. Each of these is a…

Category : Javascript   27-11-2013   by admin admin

Ubuntu: How To Start Program As Service

Ubuntu: How To Start Program As Service

According to Ubuntu’s Upstart website, “Upstart is an event-based replacement for the /sbin/init daemon which handles starting of tasks and services during boot, stopping them during shutdown and supervising them while the system is running.”Basically, Upstart is an init daemon that replaces the /etc/init.d scripts.It comes with Ubuntu 6.10 and…

Category : Networking   10-10-2013   by admin admin

Evolution of HTML5: Past, Present & Future

Evolution of HTML5: Past, Present & Future

HTML5 is the next evolutionary step in the competitive web world. In web usage, it has infinite possibilities and usages. Surpassing all the obstacles of its predecessors, it comes with improvised language and support. It is comprehensive to most of the present media devices and compatible with recent browsers. The infographic…

Category : Web design   20-08-2013   by admin admin

How to Import HTML into Google Docs?

How to Import HTML into Google Docs?

As we all know, Google Docs is an online word processor that lets you create and format text documents and collaborate with other people in real time. Here's what you can do with Google Docs: Upload a Word document and convert it to a Google document Add flair and formatting to your…

Category : Software   23-07-2013   by admin admin

15 Experimental Projects From Mozilla Demo Studio

15 Experimental Projects From Mozilla Demo Studio

We have published a few posts about experimental CSS3 and HTML5 to show the power of them.And you know,new projects are being released so often and personally we like to check out these new experiments. If you are a web designer who is trying to understand the true potential of these…

Category : Software   15-07-2013   by admin admin

71 Social Media Monitoring Tools

71 Social Media Monitoring Tools

If you want to monitorize the "social world web" you need social media monitoring tools. Before you reach for your wallet and start to spend money try out some of the free social media monitoring services. We have collected Free social media monitoring tools.  In the first group are the most popular Social Media Monitoring…

Category : Social networks   27-06-2013   by admin admin

20 Open Source Scripts Applications for Web Developers

20 Open Source Scripts Applications for Web Developers

Open source applications and tools can be handy for web designers and developers on a budget. Nowadays most of the tools and applications are increasingly either employing open source or are built entirely on it. And all of this adds up to an increasing premium on web development skills and…

Category : Programming   11-08-2016   by admin admin

26 Free Typeface-Font eBooks for Designers

26 Free Typeface-Font eBooks for Designers

Since as far back as the 1450s, typefaces have been used in printing ( Do you remember Gutemberg? His major work, the Gutenberg Bible, also known as the 42-line Bible, has been acclaimed for its high aesthetic and technical quality.). Lead alloys were often cast into letters (or wood was…

Category : Web design   05-06-2013   by admin admin

How to send money via Gmail

How to send money via Gmail

For years PayPal has dominated the market on sending money to friends, family members, and businesses. During  Google I/O announcements, Google took a first step toward giving PayPal a run for its money by making it possible to send money via Gmail. The feature is set to roll out to all users over…

Category : Software   22-05-2013   by admin admin

How to delete Foursquare check-ins using the Android, iOS app

How to delete Foursquare check-ins using the Android, iOS app

After a rough night out on the town, looking at your Foursquare history is a good way to figure out where you were (assuming you were coherent enough to use your phone). Sometimes you may not like what you see and want to delete any trace of where you were…

Category : Social networks   21-05-2013   by admin admin

Weekly Design and Development News

Weekly Design and Development News

This is our weekly article were we share our favorite design or development related articles, resources and cool tidbits of the week. Enjoy :) ! If you would like to receive our daily updates and keep up to date with the latest and greatest articles and resources from tahe design community, you…

Category : Web design   26-05-2013   by admin admin

Firefox 21 released for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android

Firefox 21 released for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android

Mozilla on Tuesday officially launched Firefox 21 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. Improvements include the addition of multiple social providers on the desktop as well as open source fonts on Android.   The new desktop version was available yesterday on the organization’s FTP servers last night, but that was just the…

Category : Software   14-05-2013   by admin admin

Server-side HTML vs. JS Widgets vs Single-Page Web App

Server-side HTML vs. JS Widgets vs Single-Page Web App

  At the recent GOTO Chicago conference, I gave a talk on "Frontend Architectures: from the prehistoric to the Post-modern." In just my first 10 months at Coursera, I've experienced the joys and woes of many different frontend architectures, and I wanted to share what I learnt. I detail everything in the slides, but I'll summarize…

Category : Web design   11-05-2013   by admin admin

The biggest bank robbery in history!

The biggest bank robbery in history!

Reportedly, the group of hackers targeted weaknesses in how banks and payment processors handle prepaid debit cards. Authorities said they arrested these seven U.S. citizens and residents of Yonkers, New York: Jael Mejia Collado, Joan Luis Minier Lara, Evan Jose Peña, Jose Familia Reyes, Elvis Rafael Rodriguez, Emir Yasser Yeje and…

Category : News and events   10-05-2013   by admin admin

How to improve security in Firefox, Chrome, and IE

How to improve security in Firefox, Chrome, and IE

Malware is most likely to reach your computer via your browser, according to the most recent Microsoft Security Intelligence Report. (Credit: Microsoft Security Intelligence Report, Vol. 14) Like their counterparts in the real world, computer criminals are always looking for vulnerabilities they can exploit. Instead of an open window or unattended wallet,…

Category : Security   07-05-2013   by admin admin

Content Knowledge Is Power

Content Knowledge Is Power

“Content matters!” “Comp with real copy!” “Have a plan!” By now, you’ve probably heard the refrain: making mobile work is hard if you don’t consider your content. But content knowledge isn’t just about ditching lorem ipsum in a couple of comps. Countless organizations now have a decade or two’s worth of Web content…

Category : Web marketing   06-05-2013   by admin admin

The History Of Facebook’s Privacy Changes

The History Of Facebook’s Privacy Changes

Privacy changes are usually what draw the ire of most Facebook users, and it’s something that the site is hoping to change through better education and clearer directions. According to a recent infographic from Webpage FX, 61 percent of people in a survey said they don’t trust Facebook and 13 million people have said that…

Category : Social networks   01-05-2013   by admin admin

Summer 2013: Upcoming Social Media & Tech Events

Summer 2013: Upcoming Social Media & Tech Events

It's Monday, which means it's time for Ma-No’s guide to upcoming social media and web events, parties and conferences. For more upcoming event listings, check out the list:  May 01 Email Insider Summit   Three days of cutting-edge content and a world-class island resort await you at MediaPost's incomparable Email Inside... more May 06 Event Marketing…

Category : Web marketing   29-04-2013   by admin admin

Why Consumer-Facing E-Commerce Is BROKEN

Why Consumer-Facing E-Commerce Is BROKEN

I finally found panties on True&Co., an ecommerce lingerie company. It took them nearly one year to start selling panties. They allegedly sold them when I mentioned them in an article titled VCs Think My Boobs Need An Algorithm in January, but the panties were impossible to find.  Nobody could find them. Now you…

Category : Web marketing   29-04-2013   by admin admin

The Best Experimental Chrome Features You Should Check Out

The Best Experimental Chrome Features You Should Check Out

Google Chrome is a great browser as it is, but that doesn't mean it doesn't come with its share of annoyances and curiosities. You can fix some of these, as well as add new features by playing around with Chrome's experimental settings. Here are a few we really like. When you…

Category : Software   24-04-2013   by admin admin

6 Things to Consider when Choosing a Framework

6 Things to Consider when Choosing a Framework

You’ve decided that it makes sense to use a framework when writing your next new application, and chances are that if you’re already familiar with a specific framework, then you’ll probably be leaning towards using that one when you start. But are you sure it’s really the most appropriate for…

Category : Programming   22-04-2013   by admin admin

10 Killer SEO Landing Page Tips

10 Killer SEO Landing Page Tips

When we talk landing pages, most online marketers think pay-per-click, where the input of a destination URL into Google's or Bing's paid search offerings allow marketers to drive keyword-targeted traffic to (hopefully) optimized pages. My previous article extolling the death of keywords talked about developing intent-based topics and building content that connects with…

Category : Web marketing   15-04-2013   by admin admin

SEOStats Php class to get Seo Statistics

SEOStats Php class to get Seo Statistics

  SEOstats is a powerful open source PHP library to request a bunch of SEO relevant metrics such as detailed backlink analyses, keyword and traffic statistics, website trends, page authority, the Google Pagerank, the Alexa Trafficrank and much more. SEOstats offers over 50 different methods and gathers data from Google, Yahoo, Bing,…

Category : Programming   11-04-2013   by admin admin

Php: Introduction to Mysqli Extension

Php: Introduction to Mysqli Extension

  Experienced developers eschew the original MySQL extension because of its abandoned status in PHP. Nascent web developers, however, may be completely oblivious to its dormant past and dying future. Introductory tutorials for connecting to MySQL from PHP are certainly abundant, as is evident from a simple “php and mysql tutorial” Google…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin