tech/webdev magazine

December 31, 2014

Typecast Becomes a Free Web Design Tool

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Starting today, Typecast™ is a free web design tool. We always wanted our app to help make the web a more beautiful place, and the best way to do that is to open it up to everyone—everyone who cares about web typography and wants to work with web fonts, everyone who wants to design pages instead of pictures, every designer who wants to test rendering and responsive behaviors for themself before handover, not late into production. So it’s with a GIANT grin that we announce that we’re finally in a position to do so.

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December 30, 2014

Mais de 800 modelos gratuitos em HTML5

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 Teklinks No comments
Se você procura alguns templates para poder começar a desenvolver um projeto, vale a pena dar uma olhadinha em templated.co. Sob licença Creative Commons, são oferecidos 844 templates desenhados e construídos por Cherry (@cherrynastor) e AJ (@n33co).


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LearnBoost/kue

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 Teklinks No comments

Kue is a priority job queue backed by redis, built for node.js. PROTIP This is the latest Kue documentation, make sure to read the changelist for compatibility.

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The Always Up-to-Date Guide to Building a Hackintosh (OS X 10.10)

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 Teklinks No comments
Building a hackintosh—that is, installing Mac OS X on non-Apple hardware—used to require extremely restricted hardware choices and quite a bit of know-how. Now your options are vast and the installation process is fairly simple. With that in mind, here is our always up-to-date guide to building a hackintosh that will walk you through purchasing compatible parts, building your machine, and installing OS X all on your own.

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December 29, 2014

What's New in Android Lollipop

Monday, December 29, 2014 Teklinks No comments

After months of speculation, hype and teasing, Google officially released Android 5.0 to the world on 12 November 2014. The SDK was made available on 3 November. We already knew a lot about the features, due to the L preview SDK that was released on 25 June 2014.

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10 Habits of a Happy Node Hacker

Monday, December 29, 2014 Teklinks No comments

For most of the nearly twenty years since its inception, JavaScript lacked many of the niceties that made other programming languages like Python and Ruby so attractive: command-line interfaces, a REPL, a package manager, and an organized open-source community. Thanks in part to Node.

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Flat Shadow Generator

Monday, December 29, 2014 Teklinks , No comments

Your one-stop icon warehouse. You'll find thousands of icons, all of them free. Drag, Click, Edit, Play-around with the icon. Click below to view dashboard where you can change Shadow angle, Shadow depth and even the position of the Icon. Go..!! Create an awesome Flat Shadow Icon now.

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December 28, 2014

December 27, 2014

Git for Windows tip: setting an editor

Saturday, December 27, 2014 Teklinks No comments

The first time I tried to do git commit on msysgit with no commit message (no –m switch), it opened up Vim so that I could write my commit message. Luckily for me I’d read enough Vim jokes on Twitter to know that :q or :q! would get me out.

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December 26, 2014

December 25, 2014

localtunnel

Thursday, December 25, 2014 Teklinks No comments

Localtunnel allows you to easily share a web service on your local development machine without messing with DNS and firewall settings. Localtunnel will assign you a unique publicly accessible url that will proxy all requests to your locally running webserver.

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Phusion Passenger: Node.js tutorial

Thursday, December 25, 2014 Teklinks No comments

Phusion Passenger™ is an open source, polyglot (multi-language) application server. It takes a lot of complexity out of deploying Node.js, and adds powerful enterprise-grade features that are useful in production. It also makes it administering Node.js apps much easier.

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December 24, 2014

cmder : Console Emulator

Wednesday, December 24, 2014 Teklinks No comments

Portable console emulator for Windows Cmder is a software package created out of pure frustration over the absence of nice console emulators on Windows. It is based on amazing software, and spiced up with the Monokai color scheme and a custom prompt layout. Looking sexy from the start.

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December 23, 2014

Create a YouTube Client on Android

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 Teklinks No comments

There are a lot of popular third party YouTube clients on Google Play, such as Viral Popup and PlayTube, that manage to offer some unique and additional functionality that the official YouTube app doesn't. If you want to build one such app yourself, this tutorial is for you.

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December 22, 2014

65 of the Best iOS Apps From 2014

Monday, December 22, 2014 Teklinks No comments

Another year, another great set of new apps that hit the iOS store. As you unwrap your new iPhone or iPad, get these apps installed on your new device! Hot off the presses, Workflow is a new app that makes it easy to automate processes on iOS.

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Remove Apache2 - Install NGINX

Monday, December 22, 2014 Teklinks No comments

So you want to remove Apache2 in favor of NGINX? You’ve come to the right place. This is a quick and to the point guide that should get you up and running with NGINX in no time. I am using Ubuntu 11.10 on a VPS, but this should work for most installations of Ubuntu.

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Solution Specific Icon Overlay Extension

Monday, December 22, 2014 Teklinks No comments

Today's Visual Studio extension from Andrey Shchekin is, as I like to find and share, something different and one that I've not seen before. At first glimpse it looks simple, but there's some interesting things in the code. And it's just kind of cool...

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Types of Programmers

Monday, December 22, 2014 Teklinks No comments

This programmer type looks like a short-list candidate to play Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings. He (or even she!) has a beard halfway to his knees, a goofy looking hat, and may wear a cape or a cloak in the winter. Luckily for the team, this person is just as adept at working magic as Gandalf.

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Swift from Scratch: Collections and Tuples

Monday, December 22, 2014 Teklinks No comments

In the previous article, you learned about variables, constants, and some of the common data types, such as integers, floats, and strings. In this article, we zoom in on collections. Swift's standard library defines two collection types, arrays and dictionaries. Let's start with arrays.

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December 21, 2014