Category: Web Development

How to Design the Best Navigation Bar for Your Website

How to Design the Best Navigation Bar for Your Website

The navigation bar is the most important design element on a website. Not only does it guide your users to pages beyond the homepage, but it’s also the singular tool to give users a sense of orientation. With this in mind, it’s important to adhere to time-tested design and usability conventions. Doing so will give your users a comfortable and easy reference point to fully engage with your content.

Java apps face more performance issues, study finds

Java apps face more performance issues, study finds

Analysis of software quality found that on security .Net scored low and Cobol scored high. Wide-ranging study also determined the costs of flawed software

C# wins developers, but Java still reigns

C# wins developers, but Java still reigns

Tiobe survey has C# nipping at C++’s heels in popularity, but C++ holds edge in growing mobile development field

Why we need even more programming languages

Why we need even more programming languages

Upgrading existing, popular languages to support new features is a lot harder than you might think

Cross-site scripting flaws plague Web apps, report says

Cross-site scripting flaws plague Web apps, report says

Code-scanning vendor Veracode found nearly a third of Web applications had SQL injection flaws

Google JavaScript library offers access to APIs

Google JavaScript library offers access to APIs

Developers can access Web APIs and Google’s public APIs through client library

HTML5 to create new challenges for security pros in 2012

HTML5 to create new challenges for security pros in 2012

Security firm Sophos says there are benefits to using HTML5, but warns it also introduces new risks from cyber criminals targeting the browser to steal its data

Cloud in 2012: The awkward teenage years are upon us

Cloud in 2012: The awkward teenage years are upon us

James provides his top 10 predictions for the cloud computing market in 2012.

Programming languages cannot be copyrighted, says senior E.U. court adviser

Programming languages cannot be copyrighted, says senior E.U. court adviser

And neither can the functionalities of a computer program, according to an opinion on a case brought by SAS

One CMS for intranet and website?

One CMS for intranet and website?

Should you pick a single CMS for both your intranet and website, or should you keep the two separate and select two different platforms? It’s a timeless and legitimate question with no obvious wrong or right answer.

jQuery Mobile 1.0

jQuery Mobile 1.0

The official release of jQuery Mobile 1.0 was recently announced, and this tutorial will provide you with an overview of how this popular framework can assist you in your cross-platform and web based app development!

Could Globalisation be good for Social & Environmental Enterprise?

Could Globalisation be good for Social & Environmental Enterprise?

As occupy, socent and the socmed savvy socialists sharpen their pitchforks and coil up the rope, I rest secure in the knowledge that here, in a friend’s house on the coast north of Byron Bay, it’s too windy for the blazing fires of indignation to stay alight for long.