Git for Subversion Users – A Cheat Sheet

That’s why users will have a hard time if they try to apply SVN’s concepts to Git. Our cheat sheet compares the most important tasks in both systems - and helps you make the switch to Git! View original...

Fixer.io

Fixer.io is a free JSON API for current and historical foreign exchange rates published by the European Central Bank. The rates are updated daily around 4PM CET. View original...

ISO 8601 Week number in PHP, MySQL and MSSQL

The following methods calculate the ISO 8601 Week number in PHP, MySQL and Microsoft SQL Server, with the same exact results. All the examples below are using the same week criteria: week stars on Monday. MySQL is easy, as it supports this directly: SELECT...

react-native-audio-player-recorder

Record and play back audio through Loud Speaker, Receiver, Bluetooth and Headphones in your iOS or Android React Native apps. When playing audio, there are chances that the headphone is plugged, or the bluetooth headset is connected to your device. [mgamazon...

An Introduction To Gravit Designer: Designing A Weather App (Part 1)

Being a designer at the moment is great because a wealth of modern design applications are available that let you easily bring your ideas to the screen: Sketch1, Affinity Designer, Adobe XD (beta) and Figma, to name just a few (not to mention the classics, Photoshop...

An Introduction To Gravit Designer: Designing A Weather App (Part 1)

Being a designer at the moment is great because a wealth of modern design applications are available that let you easily bring your ideas to the screen: Sketch1, Affinity Designer, Adobe XD (beta) and Figma, to name just a few (not to mention the classics, Photoshop...

Centos 6, running PHP7 alongside stock PHP5

I have a couple of servers running PHP 5.x.x on CentOS 6 and i want to migrate some to PHP7, without worrying about the older stuff. So, i could compile PHP7 from source, setup FPM and Opcache for it, etc, etc, but i found out that REMI as a solution for this...

Change your React Native app icons in a single command line

One of the first things you have to do when creating an app is adding app icons. In an Ionic process, we could automate this process with a single command line, why not have the same for React Native? View original...

Change your React Native app icons in a single command line

One of the first things you have to do when creating an app is adding app icons. In an Ionic process, we could automate this process with a single command line, why not have the same for React Native? View original...

Introducing Create React Native App

Today we’re announcing Create React Native App: a new tool that makes it significantly easier to get started with a React Native project! It’s heavily inspired by the design of Create React App and is the product of a collaboration between Facebook and Expo (formerly...

15 Lessons Learned while Converting from ASP.NET to .NET Core

At Stackify we have been doing a lot of work with .NET Core over the last few months. We ported StackifyLib and our logging appenders over. We have also made sure that our app performance tools, Prefix and Retrace, can be used to profile .NET Core based apps....

Drag and Swipe with RecyclerView

There are many tutorials, libraries, and examples for implementing “drag & drop” and “swipe-to-dismiss” in Android, using RecyclerView. Most are still using the old View.OnDragListener, and Roman Nurik’s SwipeToDismiss approach, even though there are newer, and...

20 Excellent Wireframing Tools for Mobile

Planning and wireframing your mobile website or application is an essential part of a successful design process. It can help save you money (on design and development costs), expand initial ideas, build structure and functionality and effectively gather invaluable...

The early days of Ethernet

In light of yesterday's post, here's a short look at the early days of Ethernet. Nowadays, we take Ethernet for granted. We plug a cable jack into the wall or a switch and we get the network. What's to think about? View original...

Cross-Platform App Dev Tool Corona Is Now Completely Free

Corona Labs Inc. has made both of the main components of its namesake cross-platform development framework free to use. The framework, leveraging the Lua scripting language, is used to create games and apps for mobile -- including iOS and Android -- desktop and...

Web hosting company pays $1 million after Erebus ransomware attack

The cost of a ransomware attack can be pretty substantial. Businesses that are not well prepared are looking at lost revenue from downtime and massive damage to their reputation, not to mention a pretty hefty ransom bill as well. For web hosting company Nayana, that...

Build Desktop Apps Using Electron: The Beginner’s Guide

Electron is a framework for building cross-platform desktop applications using Node.js and Chromium. Electron uses web pages as its GUI, so you could also see it as a minimal Chromium browser, controlled by JavaScript. Before installing electron, make sure that you...

What really happened with Vista

This article has been in my to read list for a few days now, but due to a lack of time I haven't been able to finish it yet. There's a lot of information in the article about the development of Windows Vista, and even though I haven't finished it yet I can guarantee...

Litho: A Declarative Framework for Efficient UIs

Litho: A Declarative Framework for Efficient UIsPosted on:Apr 18, 8:20pm PDT Components for Android allows developers to implement complex, efficient RecyclerViews through a simple declarative API. In this session we’ll discuss the function and features of this...

Open-sourcing Litho, a declarative UI framework for Android

One challenge in Android development is achieving smooth UI performance. Developers can spend a lot of time optimizing, squeezing out every bit of speed from their UI code, and yet still experience lag and dropped frames in complex scenarios. ...

qemu-img for Windows

QEMU disk image utility for Windows. It is used for converting, creating and consistency checking of various virtual disk formats. It’s compatible with Hyper-V, KVM, VMware, VirtualBox and Xen virtualization solutions.This build has been optimized for Windows Server...

Windows Virtio Drivers

This page describes how to obtain and use virtio drivers for Windows virtual machines running on KVM, and additional software agents for Windows VMs. There is a yum|dnf repo shipping 'virtio-win' RPMs. The RPMs install driver binaries and agent installers on your host...

Android’s RecyclerView, item clicks, how to

RecyclerView is a great class what you should consider over ListView for building list interfaces. It offers more flexibility and has built-in hooks that make implementing animations and custom layouts much easier compared to ListView. Unfortunately RecyclerView is...

Project Islandwood: Objective-C for Windows?

Project Islandwood is now open source (MIT license), with all the code residing at github. This project includes and Objective-C compiler (sadly no Swift for us Objective-C haters), Objective-C runtime, iOS headers (this is the "bridge" bit that translates iOS calls...

Publish your own apps to Azure RemoteApp

A small collection of useful bookmarks on how to publish your own apps to Azure RemoteApp (or your own Windows Server 2012 R2). How To Publish an Internal Windows App on Azure Remote App (creating VHD in your PC and uploading it later to azure) Same as above, but...

Free online ebook: iOS 8 App Development Essentials

The index: Start Here For New iOS Developers For iOS 7 Developers Source Code Download Joining the Apple iOS 8 Developer Program Registered Apple Developer Downloading Xcode 6 and the iOS 8 SDK iOS Developer Program When to Enroll in the iOS Developer Program?...

Android: detecting the current caller

@Override public void onReceive(Context context, Intent intent) { TelephonyManager telephony = (TelephonyManager) context.getSystemService(Context.TELEPHONY_SERVICE); PhoneCallStateListener customPhoneListener = new PhoneCallStateListener(context);...

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