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A Java approach: condtional structures

Hello everyone and welcome back! The previous times we have introduced the concept of variable, trying to define some basic concepts about it.  However, some situations suggest that the concept of variable alone is not enough to solve all the possible situations that may arise in front of us. A very…

Category : Java   17-10-2020   by Alessio Mungelli

Hashmap: hashing, collisions and first functions

Today we are going to study some concepts closely related to hashmaps. The concepts we are going to see are hashing and collisions. Hashing The idea of hashing with chaining is to create a sort of array of lists, into which the elements are somehow inserted. We need to map the keys to…

Category : C language   28-06-2020   by Alessio Mungelli

Hashmap: Overflow Lists

In this short series of articles we will go to see how it is possible to create the Hashmap data structure in C. In the implementation we're going to use the doubly concatenated lists as auxiliary data structures. Let's look at a possible implementation.  Header file Let's first have a look to what…

Category : C language   18-06-2020   by Alessio Mungelli

A Java approach: variables - use case

Hello all friends and welcome back! After the introduction made on the variables, we try to analyse some critical issues that may arise in quite common situations. Let's start by analysing some practical examples. Example 1: division that returns a non-integer result The first critical case that might arise for those who approach…

Category : Java   22-10-2020   by Alessio Mungelli

A Java approach: variables

Hello everyone and welcome back! Today we will begin a journey that will lead us to study, and possibly review, what are the basics of programming. We will start by talking about variaibli. Introduction Anyone who wants to approach the world of programming will soon realise that coding is not exactly like what…

Category : Java   20-09-2020   by Alessio Mungelli

Data Scraping and Data Crawling, what are they for?

Right now we are in an era where big data has become very important. At this very moment, data is being collected from millions of individual users and companies. In this tutorial we will briefly explain big data, as well as talk in detail about web crawling and web scraping…

Category : Web marketing   25-09-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

Matrix. An open network for secure and decentralized communication that you can install in your Ubuntu server

Imagine to have an open platform that is as independent, vibrant and evolving as the Web itself, but for communication. As of June 2019, Matrix is out of beta, and the protocol is fully suitable for production usage. But, what is Matrix? Matrix is an open standard for real-time, interoperable and decentralized communication over…

Category : Networking   25-08-2020   by Luigi Nori

The concept of Model-View-Controller (MVC) explained

In software engineering, we use design patterns as reusable solutions to a commonly occurring problem, a pattern is like a template for how to solve a problem. Model-View-Controller (MVC)  is a software design pattern that divides the related program or web application into three interconnected elements or components. Each of these…

Category : Development   22-10-2020   by Tibor Kopca

How to configure Tor to browse the deep web safely

Today we explain how to set up Tor to browse safely, and we'll share some links to safe sites on the deep web to get you started. Many already know that not everything on the Internet appears in Google, Yahoo, Bing or other search engines, and that accessing much of this…

Category : Security   12-08-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

The Javascript asign() method to merge and clone objects

In this article, we will be covering Object.assign()method in javascript in detail with examples. A javascript object is a collection of key-value pairs. Keys are also known as properties of object. Keys are unique but values may be duplicate. Example of a javascript object is let car = { brand: 'Hyundai', fuel: 'Petrol', model: 'i20' } Here, car…

Category : Javascript   11-08-2020   by Luigi Nori

7 Killer Strategies to Increase Your Sales Funnel Conversion Rates

Have you been using online sales funnels to grow your business online but it hasn't really worked for you? There's something you are not doing right. Use these strategies to make your sales funnels convert better. We are living in a competitive digital era, and as an entrepreneur, you have to…

Category : Web marketing   23-07-2020   by Janeth Kent

A collection of interesting networks and technology aiming at re-decentralizing the Internet

The decentralised web, or DWeb, could be a chance to take control of our data back from the big tech firms. So how does it work? Take a look at this collection of projects aimed to build a decentralized internet. Cloud BitDust - is decentralized, secure and anonymous on-line storage, where only…

Category : Networking   27-08-2020   by Janeth Kent

How to turn your smartphone into a webcam for your pc

With the propagation of Covid-19 we all had to adapt to a new quarantine situation at home, and since the human being needs to communicate constantly, we used the internet channel to make group calls, be it between friends or business meetings. This has led to a rapid expansion of online…

Category : Multimedia   17-05-2020   by Luigi Nori

JavaScript: Promises explained with simple real life examples

Handling asynchronous data flows is complex, who hasn't faced codes like this one?: checkWeather('palma de mallorca', (error, weather) => { if (error) throw error; if (weather === 'well') { return checkFlights('palma de mallorca', (err, flights) => { if (err) throw err; buyTicket(flights, (e, ticket) => { if (e) throw e; console.log('ticket nº…

Category : Javascript   06-05-2020   by Janeth Kent

Facebook: how to remove hidden data and personal information

Facebook is a great social network that allows us to be always updated on all the news of our friends or family or even the most relevant news of the pages we follow. However, the Zuckerberg platform may have some personal information that you do not want to be disclosed…

Category : Social networks   20-04-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

How to check if the GPS works

Have you tried to share your location with some friends but couldn't because the GPS on your smartphone looks dead? Don't jump to conclusions - your phone may not be having hardware problems. In fact, GPS malfunctions are often caused by temporary problems due to poor signal reception or poor…

Category : News and events   10-04-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

Amazing Javascript Game Source Codes for Free

  In this article we will share the code to make simple games with Javascript programming language. The games code can later be your reference material for making other simple games. Before you continue do you already know what is javascript programming ?, if you don't know yet, please read the brief…

Category : Javascript   30-03-2020   by Luigi Nori

Linux for Dummies: Ubuntu Terminal

I introduced in the previous article, available here, the basic concepts concerning the Linux world. Today we are going to have a look to some basic operations that we can perform using the terminal in an Ubuntu-like operating system. What is the command line? Shell, terminal and command line are words that commonly stand for a…

Category : Operating systems   27-02-2020   by Alessio Mungelli

Linux for Dummies: Introduction

If you have thought about migrating from Windows to a Unix operating system, or Linux specifically there are things you should know. The goal is to give essential information (and not) to take the first steps in the world of the "penguin". What is Linux? With the word Linux we commonly refer…

Category : Operating systems   21-08-2020   by Alessio Mungelli

Java Design Pattern: Strategy Pattern

One of the most popular patterns is the Strategy Pattern. It is also one of the easiest patterns. It is a member of the behavioral patterns family, it has the duty of managing algorithms, relations and responsibility among classes. The GoF defines it as follow: It defines a series of encapsulated algorithms…

Category : Java   13-09-2019   by Alessio Mungelli

Java Sorting Algorithm: Bubble Sort

Programming, the need to order the collections of data or objects that must then be manipulated often arises. Ordering a list can be useful in cases where you have to do very quick searches. We will see later on how to maintain an ordered list is useful to carry out dichotomous…

Category : Java   15-12-2019   by Alessio Mungelli

Java Sorting Algorithms: Quick Sort

Welcome back to this overview about the Java world! Today, we are going to talk about a renowned sorting algorithm: the Quick Sort. The Quick Sort is not very suitable for educational purposes because its implementation may not be trivial, but at the performance level it offers some advantages that are not indifferent, unlike…

Category : Java   14-12-2019   by Alessio Mungelli

Java Design Pattern: Factory Method Pattern

Going on with the speach about design patterns started previously, we are going to talk about another pattern often used: the Factory Method Pattern. The GoF (Gang of Four Design Patterns) defines it in this way: It defines an interface to create objects, but leaves to the subclasses the decision about the…

Category : Java   05-11-2019   by Alessio Mungelli

Java 12, finally less verbose?

We all know Java for its characteristics thanks to which, despite more than 20 years have passed since the first version, it is still one of the most studied and most used languages, despite the growing diffusion of Python. However, one of the biggest flaws is the fact that it is…

Category : Java   10-10-2019   by Alessio Mungelli

CRUD Operations Using Vue.js: a basic example

In this tutorial, we show you how to create CRUD application using vue js. here is very basic and simple example of vue.js crud app. using this vuejs crud (create read update delete) you can easily implement with php mysql or also in laravel or codeigniter framework. So it is a…

Category : Javascript   23-05-2020   by Luigi Nori

10 libraries for machine learning in JavaScript

JavaScript is currently one of the most popular programming languages. Its main application is in web applications, used to give functionality to dynamic web pages. Another field in which it is gaining strength is for the creation of mobile applications. Being the language used in different hybrid development platforms such…

Category : Javascript   16-06-2020   by Luigi Nori

The strategic advantages of Open Source

Being a good web designer also means getting the right tools (and skills) to accomplish the task. Fortunately, there are an incredible number of resources available to those of us who work in this area. Here's the thing: most of them are free.   A smart and cheap start   There are some costs involved…

Category : Programming   11-07-2019   by Janeth Kent

Progressive Web Apps Directory: The Best Collection of Resources

Get started with progressive web apps and learn things in depth, this page will list the best resources we know of to help you understand Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) . Make sure to bookmark this page, as this is a living document that we’ll be adding to from time to time.Progressive…

Category : Javascript   20-06-2019   by Janeth Kent

7 Useful tricks for writing more concise and performant JavaScript

When we started writing about JavaScript, we created a list of every time-saving trick we discovered in the code of other people, on websites, and anywhere other than the tutorials we used. Since then, we've been contributing to this list and now we are going to share 11 triks  that strike us as particularly smart or helpful.…

Category : Javascript   04-06-2019   by Janeth Kent

Prepaway - 9Best Websites for PMI PMP Certification Exam

The PMI PMP certification exam is one of the most difficult tests that the students have to battle with, especially those in the project management field. Although the exam is hard and expensive, there are numerous benefits that come with earning the prestigious certification. The job potentials, high salary prospects,…

Category : Web marketing   14-05-2019   by Janeth Kent

Starting with Vue.js: how about using it?

Starting with Vue.js: how about using it?

Vue.js seems to be another JavaScript UI library with a strong community support. If you've got a project coming up and you're wondering which tool to choose from, you can try Vue. View is very easy to learn and in just 10 minutes you can get started with it (actually…

Category : Javascript   06-04-2020   by Janeth Kent

Developing a JavaScript video game: Part 3

Developing a JavaScript video game: Part 3

Here we are! We're back with the third part of the article . If you missed it, read the first part or the second one. So, now you may be able to fire (static) rockets by pressing the spacebar. Let's see what the next steps would be. To make the fire rockets move,…

Category : Javascript   06-03-2019   by Janeth Kent

Tools to build PWA quickly

Tools to build PWA quickly

For quite some time now, UX has been the focus of modern web development. Several factors affect this, including page load speed, usability, scalability, and design. But now more customers prefer mobile web browsing over desktop browsing, any website— whether a niche blog or an e-commerce store — should begin…

Category : Programming   02-03-2019   by Janeth Kent

CSS in JavaScript (CSS-in-JS) Vs CSS in CSS

CSS in JavaScript (CSS-in-JS) Vs CSS in CSS

What actually is CSS-in-JS? You've certainly heard or read words like CSS-in-JS, Styled Components, Radium, Aphrodite and you're and you're stuck in limbo there, "why is it? I'm completely happy about CSS - in - CSS!" We are here to explain these new concepts and clarify them. That said -feel free to use…

Category : Javascript   26-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

Vue.js: a quick start guide for beginners. Part 3

Vue.js: a quick start guide for beginners. Part 3

Welcome here again! Last time we didn't listen to our very first user events and and methods to react to these events. Now we are going to explain directives and conditional rendering. if-else Regardless of the framework, one of the most important tools under any programmer's belt is conditional rendering. Depending on…

Category : Javascript   25-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

JavaScript challenge for old developers

Let's take a moment to talk about you and your relationship with JavaScript before we talk about all the technical things. If you're like me, you've been writing HTML documents with HTML "development" (=_=) for a long time. You've found this strange thing called JavaScript, but you've only used it in…

Category : Javascript   24-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

Top free JavaScript User Authentication Libraries

We are keen on security: authentication is an important issue when creating a dynamic web application Authentication is for identifying users and provide different access rights and content depending on their id. Since new tutorials appear on the web and more people try to understand the cost-benefit equation for implementing their…

Category : Javascript   29-01-2020   by Janeth Kent

Async/Await how they really work: an example

Async/Await how they really work: an example

Promises give us an easier way to deal sequentially with asynchrony in our code. This is a welcome addition, given that our brains are not designed to deal efficiently with asynchronicity. Async / await functions, help us to write completely synchronous code while performing asynchronous tasks in the background. The functionality…

Category : Javascript   22-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

Best 5 Frontend Development Topics in 2019

Best 5 Frontend Development Topics in 2019

Ah, a new year. A time of positivity, a time to restart. For new objectives and proposals. And in the world of developers, to look at the scenery and decide what we need to learn to keep up. Because let's face it-web development is always changing, and we're falling behind…

Category : Programming   18-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

Vue.js: a quick start guide for beginners. Part 2

Vue.js: a quick start guide for beginners. Part 2

In the previous article, we discovered out how to add Vue to our index.html with a regular < script > tag and we were able to add our first reactive property to the page. Today, we will learn how to change this property through the user input field. Our code should be…

Category : Javascript   25-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

Developing a JavaScript video game: Part 2

Developing a JavaScript video game: Part 2

This article is the second part of a Javascript game tutorial. Here you can read the first part Let's create the spaceship Now that the background is finished, we can start setting up our space vehicle! Let's create a Player.js file and add it as a script to index.html. In essence, we want this…

Category : Javascript   06-03-2019   by Janeth Kent

Vue.js: a quick start guide for beginners. Part 1.

Learning a new framework can be a very complicated process for any developer, especially for someone that is still learning the basics of JavaScript. For this reason, we decided to create this series, which will make Vue.js learning as easy and digestible as possible. How to integrate Vue.js to your project There…

Category : Javascript   10-12-2019   by Janeth Kent

A roadmap to becoming a web developer in 2019

There are plenty of tutorials online, which won't cost you a cent. If you are sufficiently self-driven and interested, you have no difficulty training yourself. The point to learn coding I think is to read a lot of code of other developers, then typing code and testing to see what…

Category : Programming   30-05-2019   by Janeth Kent

JavaScript: Variables & Scope. A Visual Guide.

JavaScript: Variables & Scope. A Visual Guide.

We often speak of discrepancies between var, let and const But more often than not, we still see developers struggling to fully grasp the idea of how everything works. That's because concepts are rarely visualized. Let's catch a glimpse. Not all scopes are identical. Do not memorize scope rules for each type of scope. Try…

Category : Javascript   13-05-2019   by Janeth Kent

Tips for JavaScript Developers

Another year is over and JavaScript is constantly changing. However, there are some tips that can help you write in 2019 clean and efficient code that scales. Below is a list of 9 pragmatic suggestions.   async / await   Are you still trapped in callback hell? Don't use callbacks unless it's completely necessary, such…

Category : Javascript   08-06-2020   by Janeth Kent

Developing a JavaScript video game: Part 1

Developing a JavaScript video game: Part 1

The ecosystem of JavaScript is pretty huge. But today we decided to try something new: a videogame. It is usually good to have requirements in place to select the right tool for the job (or the most glittering tool for the job) before evaluating any technology choice. Not surprisingly, JavaScript has a…

Category : Javascript   17-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

Best Node Js Resources, Courses and Tutorials.

NodeJS is a platform that enables developers to write high-performance and networked applications server side. And using good old Javascript as well. Why should you study NodeJS? To begin with, it never hurts to learn something new. But most importantly, it's great to learn NodeJS. With a focus on modern JavaScript and real-world application,…

Category : Javascript   10-05-2020   by Janeth Kent

Node.js Course in 90 Minutes

Node.js Course in 90 Minutes

Node.js can be defined as a Google Chrome JavaScript V8 engine based on a dynamic, cross-platform and open-source JavaScript framework or runtime environment. Node.js was initially implemented as a client-side scripting language, developed by Ryan Dahl in 2009. JavaScript code and scripts running on the server side are now used…

Category : Javascript   08-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

How to build a basic PWA with HTML and Javascript

Looking at the web for a basic PWA online training exercise, everything I found was just too confused or required libraries/system/stage or another. If we need to learn another innovation, we would preferably not get derailed with redundant subtleties ... We have indeed composed a basic introductory exercise to draw from different…

Category : Javascript   10-04-2020   by Janeth Kent

How To Build A Presentation Using HTML, CSS, & JavaScript

The process of conceiving and constructing a presentation is often hard. Sometimes we're stuck with Keynote or PowerPoint, and the templates are extremely limited and generic. Today, we're going to learn how to create an awesome and animated presentation using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. If you're a beginner, don't worry! This tutorial will…

Category : Javascript   13-10-2020   by Janeth Kent

Fullscreen Background Video HTML5 And CSS cross-browser

Full-screen Background Video is a way to present your website playing a video in the background without disturbing its content. It makes your website very modern and different. So, in this tutorial we will show you how to add fullscreen background video using only  HTML5 and CSS and make it…

Category : Web design   10-05-2020   by Silvia Mazzetta

10 JavaScript podcasts for web developers

10 JavaScript podcasts for web developers

1. Syntax.fm  Full Stack Developers Wes Bos and Scott Tolinski dive deep into web development topics, explaining how they work and talking about their own experiences. They cover from JavaScript frameworks like React, to the latest advancements in CSS to simplifying web tooling. 2. Front End Happy Hour  A podcast featuring a panel…

Category : Javascript   05-10-2018   by Janeth Kent

CSS Shapes: how to create non-rectangular shapes (part 2)

CSS Shapes: how to create non-rectangular shapes (part 2)

The shape-image-threshold (Position Text Over A Semi-Opaque Image) So far we've looked at employing a fully transparent part of a picture or of a gradient so as to form our shape, however, the third property defined within the CSS Shapes specification implies that we will use images or gradients with semi-opaque…

Category : Css   17-09-2018   by Janeth Kent

CSS Shapes: how to create non-rectangular shapes (part 1)

CSS Shapes: how to create non-rectangular shapes (part 1)

CSS Shapes (Level 1) has been accessible in Chrome and Safari for various years, be that as it may, this week it sends in a creation form of Firefox with the arrival of Firefox 62 — alongside an exceptionally pleasant expansion to the Firefox DevTools to enable us to work…

Category : Css   17-09-2018   by Janeth Kent

JavaScript Manual for Beginners

JavaScript Manual for Beginners

The JavaScript Manual shows you how to use JavaScript and gives an overview of the language. I   GETTING STARTED ABOUT Created by Netscape in 1995 as an extension of HTML for Netscape Navigator 2.0, JavaScript had as its main function the manipulation of HTML documents and form validation. Before winning this name so…

Category : Javascript   04-09-2018   by Janeth Kent

Top JavaScript Libraries in 2018

Top JavaScript Libraries in 2018

As Javascript remains the most popular and widely used programming language in 2018, so grows the ecosystem around it. JavaScript has gained immense popularity over the span of a few years. Developers preferred it over other languages because it allows them to design and modify web pages in various ways and…

Category : Javascript   23-08-2018   by Janeth Kent

30 Reference Guides for JavaScript: jQuery, Node.js, and React

30 Reference Guides for JavaScript: jQuery, Node.js, and React

This is a list intended to introduce new developers to JavaScript (jQuery, Node.js and React) and help experienced developers learn more.   jQuery jQuery API (Official) View → jQuery Cheatsheet (Devhints) View → jQuery Cheat Sheet (JavaScript Toolbox) View → jQuery Quick API Reference (Óscar Otero) View → jQuery Selectors (DZone) View → jQuery Tutorial – An Ultimate Guide for Beginners (Tutorial Republic)     View → jQuery Tutorial for Beginners (LearnCode.academy) View → Learn…

Category : Javascript   21-08-2018   by Janeth Kent

How to Set up a Fully Functional Mail Server on Ubuntu 16.04 with iRedMail

How to Set up a Fully Functional Mail Server on Ubuntu 16.04 with iRedMail

Setting up your own mail server from scratch on Linux is complex and tedious, until you meet iRedMail. This tutorial is going to show you how you can easily and quickly set up a full-fledged mail server on Ubuntu 16.04 with iRedMail under 30 minutes. What is iRedMail? iRedMail is a shell…

Category : Networking   08-08-2018   by Janeth Kent

10 PHP code snippets to work with dates

10 PHP code snippets to work with dates

Here we have some set of Useful PHP Snippets, which are useful for PHP Developers. In this tutorial we'll show you the 10 PHP date snippets you can use on your webpages by just cutting and pasting! Get current time, formatted Super basic function, takes no parameters and returns the current date.…

Category : Php   02-08-2018   by Janeth Kent

Useful Tutorials on SVG & CSS3 Animation

Useful Tutorials on SVG & CSS3 Animation

There isn't just one way to do SVG and CSS3 animations. Animation is one such area which has been quite complicated until recently. Today we're going to look some tutorials that should get you on the right track towards mastering SVG animation with CSS. A Look Into: SVG Animation SVG Files in…

Category : Css   26-06-2018   by Janeth Kent

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 Janeth Kent

8 Free PHP Books  to Read in Summer 2018

8 Free PHP Books to Read in Summer 2018

In this article, we've listed 8 free PHP books that can help you to learn new approaches to solving problems and keep your skill up to date.   Practical PHP Testing This book is aimed at advanced php developers and is comprised of articles from the author's Practical PHP Testing blog series. It…

Category : Php   20-06-2018   by Janeth Kent

Best Websites to Learn Coding Online

Best Websites to Learn Coding Online

You know and we know that it’s totally possible to learn to code for free... If you can teach yourself how to write code, you gain a competitive edge over your peers, you can think more algorithmically and thus can tackle problems more efficiently. But what are the best resources to achieve…

Category : Programming   19-06-2018   by Janeth Kent

Install macOS High Sierra in VirtualBox on Windows 10

Install macOS High Sierra in VirtualBox on Windows 10

Whether you want to occasionally test a website in Safari, or try out a little bit of software in the Mac environment, having access to the latest version of macOS in a virtual machine is useful. Unfortunately, you’re not really supposed to do this—so getting macOS running in VirtualBox is,…

Category : Operating systems   30-04-2018   by Janeth Kent

The CSS Grid Explained in 7 Minutes (with diagrams and code)

The CSS Grid Explained in 7 Minutes (with diagrams and code)

A quick and easy high level introduction to the main concepts of CSS Grid given by Morten Rand-Hendriksen at Wordcamp Europe 2017. 7 minutes and you'll understand what CSS Grid is and how to create a basic layout of your own. Adapted from the full CC BY licensed original at…

Category : Css   10-01-2018   by Janeth Kent

ArangoDB, install and configure the popular Database in ubuntu 16.04

ArangoDB, install and configure the popular Database in ubuntu 16.04

Introduction to ArangoDb, open source, NoSQL, multi-model database BigData seems to be getting stronger every day and more and more NoSQL databases are coming out to the market, all trying to position themselves in the lead to be the reference. This week I tried ArangoDB! Another NoSQL database? Today I'm going to…

Category : Databases   14-11-2017   by Janeth Kent

The Best Lightweight Linux Distributions For Older PC's

The Best Lightweight Linux Distributions For Older PC's

What do you do with your old computers? The one which once had good hardware configuration but now those are considered outdated. Why not revive your old computer with Linux? I am going to list seven beginner friendly lightweight Linux distributions that you can use on your older PC. Best Lightweight…

Category : Operating systems   12-03-2017   by Janeth Kent

How to Configure the Mod_Security Core Ruleset in Ubuntu

How to Configure the Mod_Security Core Ruleset in Ubuntu

ModSecurity is a Web Application Firewall, a program that can be used to inspect information as it passes through your web server, intercepting malicious requests before they are processed by your web application. This tutorial will show you how to install ModSecurity on Apache, and configure it with some sensible rules provided…

Category : Servers   04-03-2017   by Janeth Kent

How to Install Syncthing on Ubuntu 16.04

How to Install Syncthing on Ubuntu 16.04

This tutorial shows how to install Syncthing on Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop LTS Xenial Xerus. Syncthing is a free continuous file synchronization tool that lets you synchronize your files across desktops, tablets, mobile phones or even servers. It’s an open source alternative to the popular BitTorrent Sync (aka btsync) application. The creation,…

Category : Networking   17-02-2017   by Janeth Kent

How to Connect to a Remote Server via SSH from a Linux Shell

How to Connect to a Remote Server via SSH from a Linux Shell

Introduction Secure Shell (SSH) is a UNIX-based command interface and protocol for securely getting access to a remote computer. SSH is actually a suite of three utilities - slogin, ssh, and scp - that are secure versions of the earlier UNIX utilities, rlogin, rsh, and rcp. SSH commands are encrypted and…

Category : Servers   16-02-2017   by Janeth Kent

Setup FTP server with VSFTPD in Ubuntu 16.04

Setup FTP server with VSFTPD in Ubuntu 16.04

Introduction FTP, short for File Transfer Protocol, is a network protocol that was once widely used for moving files between a client and server. It has since been replaced by faster, more secure, and more convenient ways of delivering files. Many casual Internet users expect to download directly from their web…

Category : Servers   14-02-2017   by Janeth Kent

How to install and setup Varnish in Ubuntu 16.04

How to install and setup Varnish in Ubuntu 16.04

One of the problems with running a site with many users is that the constant requests for dynamic content can really bog down a web server. In order to solve this problem, many big companies turn to a tool called Varnish. It’s an HTTP accelerator that caches both static and…

Category : Networking   02-01-2017   by Janeth Kent

Getting started with Node.Js

Node.js is a JavaScript runtime environment (hence its .js termination in reference to the JavaScript language). This real-time runtime environment includes everything you need to run a program written in JavaScript. It also brings many benefits and solves many problems, so it would be more than interesting to take our…

Category : Javascript   06-05-2020   by Janeth Kent

Install Apache, MariaDB and PHP7 on Ubuntu 16.04

Install Apache, MariaDB and PHP7 on Ubuntu 16.04

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus comes with PHP7 by default so you don’t have to rely on third-party PPA to get PHP7 installed. In this tutorial, we are going to look at how to install Apache, MariaDB and PHP7 (LAMP stack) on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus. Update: This tutorial is…

Category : Servers   18-11-2016   by Janeth Kent

Install Memcache in Ubuntu 16.04

Install Memcache in Ubuntu 16.04

Memcache is an in-memory key-value store that is ideal for speeding up infrastructure. Perhaps a slow operation needs access to rarely-changing data, or files are accessed on slow storage systems. By integrating Memcache, the result of slow queries or reads can be keyed to a unique value, and future accesses…

Category : Databases   28-09-2016   by Janeth Kent

Install Syncthing on Ubuntu 16.04 using Debian Repository

Install Syncthing on Ubuntu 16.04 using Debian Repository

Syncthing is a free continuous file synchronization tool that lets you synchronize your files across desktops, tablets, servers. It’s an open source alternative to the popular BitTorrent Sync (aka btsync) application. The creation, modification or deletion of files on one machine will automatically be replicated to your other devices. Syncthing…

Category : Servers   19-08-2016   by Janeth Kent

Install HHVM + Nginx on Ubuntu 14.04

Install HHVM + Nginx on Ubuntu 14.04

  The LEMHH software stack is a group of software that can be used to serve dynamic web pages and web applications. This is an acronym that describes a Linux operating system, with an Nginx web server. The backend data is stored in MySQL and the dynamic processing is handled by…

Category : Networking   12-05-2017   by Janeth Kent

Monthly News for Designers, November 2015

Monthly News for Designers, November 2015

Today we inagurate our monthly design news post in which we will share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies of the month. Free Icons & Templates Freebie: 100 Google Material Icons for Sketch. Freebie: Animaticons – Beautiful, Customizable Animated GIF Icons. Freebie: Branding Identity Mockup (PSD). Learning Resources, Tutorials & Tips Stretchy Navigation in CSS and jQuery by CodyHouse. Blueprint: Multi-Level Menu by…

Category : Web design   07-02-2019   by Janeth Kent

Protect Ubuntu Servers With Fail2Ban

Protect Ubuntu Servers With Fail2Ban

​Servers do not exist in isolation, and those virtual private servers with only the most basic SSH configuration can be vulnerable to brute force attacks. fail2ban provides a way to automatically protect virtual servers from malicious behavior. The program works by scanning through log files and reacting to offending actions…

Category : Security   17-02-2015   by Janeth Kent

How to Create a .ONION Website and Domain With Tor Network

How to Create a .ONION Website and Domain With Tor Network

Not a lot of people know about .onion websites, not many people actually use it. .ONION websites are used by people who want to stay anonymous. In addition, .onion websites are the first layer of the Deep Web. Which is basically described in the picture bellow As many websites say, the…

Category : Networking   02-11-2014   by Janeth Kent

PHP Filters: the best way to sanitize and validate datas

What are PHP filters? One of the most amazing strengths of PHP is its convenience. Shockingly this same profit has worked against PHP as numerous new coders have forgotten any security to establish safety or fails to offer the adroitness to make a class to validate their variables from end users. One…

Category : Php   02-03-2020   by Janeth Kent

5 High Quality Tutorial Sites to Learning Design

5 High Quality Tutorial Sites to Learning Design

Are you looking for a good source of free tutorials for illustration, 3D design, web design, app design and more? Here are 5 great and usefull sites. 01. Drawspace Drawspace is more than just another art website; it's an international community of over 320,000 drawing enthusiasts, professional artists, art educators, and authors of…

Category : Web design   27-06-2014   by Janeth Kent

PHP: list of best awesome PHP libraries

PHP: list of best awesome PHP libraries

It is an exciting time to be a PHP developer. There are lots of useful libraries released every day, and with the help of Composer and Github, they are easy to discover and use. Here is a complete list of the coolest that We’ve come across. Package Management Libraries for package and…

Category : Php   27-04-2014   by Janeth Kent

CSS: Image Hover Effects You Can Copy and Paste

CSS: Image Hover Effects You Can Copy and Paste

In the past, we’ve wrote about some awesome examples of CSS effects that were easy to copy and paste right into your code. Today, we’re going to follow that up with ten new effects specifically built for use with images. Each example comes with an HTML and CSS snippet. 1. Sneak Peek Before we…

Category : Css   09-04-2014   by Janeth Kent

10 jQuery snippets every developer should know 

10 jQuery snippets every developer should know 

For this post, we would like to share with our readers 10 JQuery Code Snippets which we’ve collected that users can copy and paste directly into their themes by which to create some nice visual effects which will spruce up your website. Enjoy ! 1. Smooth Scrolling for Internal Links $('a').bind('click.smoothscroll',function (e) { …

Category : Web design   13-02-2014   by Janeth Kent

50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins of the year #5

50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins of the year #5

With thousands (yes thousands...) of new jQuery plugins that have been released we have worked hard filtering down all of the those plugins to bring you the 50 that we feel are the most innovative and useful. We have split all of the plugins into the following categories: Web Page Layout…

Category : Web design   16-01-2014   by Janeth Kent

How to Create Custom Filters in jQuery

How to Create Custom Filters in jQuery

If you are a web designer or a developer you frequently need a shortcut to collect elements for jQuery. In this post, based on the book Instant jQuery Selectors, you’ll learn how to build a custom filter in jQuery. So, we try to built a filter that ia able to print the length of…

Category : Javascript   17-12-2013   by Janeth Kent

How to Create simple 3D Models in Photoshop CS6

How to Create simple 3D Models in Photoshop CS6

The video tutorial above, will explain how to create a 3D postcard, how to wrap artwork around basic shapes such as cubes and soda cans, and how to create a depth map that will produce a solid 3D object. It will also explain how to manipulate and resize objects in 3D…

Category : Web design   13-12-2013   by Janeth Kent

14 Christmas Inspired Photoshop Tutorials

14 Christmas Inspired Photoshop Tutorials

Here, we have listed 15 Christmas Photoshop tutorials couse the festive season that is just around the corner.   Check out the Christmas inspired Photoshop tutorials that assure to help all you designers a great deal to get the desired results. Scroll down and let us know which one of these inspired…

Category : Web design   13-12-2013   by Janeth Kent

50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins of the year #4

50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins of the year #4

With thousands (yes thousands...) of new jQuery plugins that have been released we have worked hard filtering down all of the those plugins to bring you the 50 that we feel are the most innovative and useful. We have split all of the plugins into the following categories: Web Page Layout…

Category : Web design   12-12-2013   by Janeth Kent

Speed Up Your Coding with 15 jQuery CSS Plugins

Speed Up Your Coding with 15 jQuery CSS Plugins

Today we have 15 great jQuery CSS plugins pertained to design a beautiful site using cool effects with CSS/jQuery. 1. Stickup Stickup is a simple jQuery plugin that “sticks” an element to the top of the browser window while scrolling past it, always keeping it in view. This plugin works on multi-page sites,…

Category : Css   12-12-2013   by Janeth Kent

Must Have CSS Tools for Designers

There are a lot of tools and tutorials which can help designers and developers in learning CSS easily and rapidly. In this article we have listed 15 css tools which can help designers to achieve creative and innovative results. The following css tools can help designers to create css menus, animations, 3d shapes, layers,…

Category : Css   30-03-2020   by Janeth Kent

How to Create a Password Strength Indicator With jQuery

How to Create a Password Strength Indicator With jQuery

If you are building a system that allows the users to login in, then it is always a good idea to give them an indication of how safe their password is. In this tutorial we are going to create a simple JQuery snippet that will check the user password and let…

Category : Programming   18-12-2013   by Janeth Kent

318 USEFUL TWITTER BOOTSTRAP RESOURCES #6

318 USEFUL TWITTER BOOTSTRAP RESOURCES #6

How Tos Tutorials and Instructions on using Bootstrap Articles CUSTOMIZING BOOTSTRAP Tips and recommendations on getting started with LESS and Bootstrap customization. TWITTER BOOTSTRAP TUTORIAL Up and running with Twitter Bootstrap in 20 Minutes ADDING SWIPE SUPPORT TO BOOTSTRAP'S CAROUSEL Justin Lazanowski writes up how he was able to get Bootstrap's carousel working for touch/swipe…

Category : Web design   18-12-2013   by Janeth Kent

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 Janeth Kent

32 Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorials To Help You Learn New Features

32 Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorials To Help You Learn New Features

Photoshop CS6 has new features not only for graphic designers but it also has so many new features for web designers. Web designers will definitely start to use Photoshop again rather than using fireworks. This post features the best Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorials. 1. How to Use the New Timeline Panel in Photoshop…

Category : Software   28-11-2013   by Janeth Kent

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 Janeth Kent

50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins of the year #3

50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins of the year #3

With thousands (yes thousands...) of new jQuery plugins that have been released we have worked hard filtering down all of the those plugins to bring you the 50 that we feel are the most innovative and useful. We have split all of the plugins into the following categories: Web Page Layout…

Category : Javascript   05-11-2013   by Janeth Kent

Tutorial: Introduction to PHP:PDO

Tutorial: Introduction to PHP:PDO

Many PHP programmers learned how to access databases by using either the MySQL or MySQLi extensions. As of PHP 5.1, there’s a better way. PHP Data Objects (PDO) provide methods for prepared statements and working with objects that will make you far more productive!   PDO Introduction “PDO – PHP Data Objects…

Category : Databases   15-10-2013   by Janeth Kent

50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins of the year #2

50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins of the year #2

With thousands (yes thousands...) of new jQuery plugins that have been released we have worked hard filtering down all of the those plugins to bring you the 50 that we feel are the most innovative and useful. We have split all of the plugins into the following categories: Web Page Layout…

Category : Javascript   05-11-2013   by Janeth Kent