Category: Web Development

Embracing the public cloud and keeping your data secure

Embracing the public cloud and keeping your data secure

Conventional wisdom says the public cloud is insecure, and yet in-house security stratagems often go awry in spectacular fashion. Tajudeen Abubakr lays out the basic recommendations for cloud risk management.

CSS3: Dynamic graphics using new transition and transform properties

CSS3: Dynamic graphics using new transition and transform properties

Ryan Boudreaux demonstrates the new features of CSS3 transition and transform properties, which can enable dynamic graphics without having to use lots of JavaScript.

8 Popular online apps to test the mobile version of your site

8 Popular online apps to test the mobile version of your site

The mobile revolution has inspired major and minor websites alike to have a mobile version. Mobile versions can be created using themes, extensions, and other modifications.

Visual Studio 2011: Developers’ first reactions

Visual Studio 2011: Developers’ first reactions

Now in developer preview, the flagship Microsoft IDE promises a better UI, code review, and HTML5 support

Measuring community health: Achieving balanced social media growth

Measuring community health: Achieving balanced social media growth

Creating successful online communities is still more art than science, yet techniques and frameworks are now emerging to turn social business into a real discipline. This week we take a look at a new case study that explores metrics that can measure the intrinsic health of communities instead of looking purely at size as the defining barometer.

3 reasons cloud app development is taking off

3 reasons cloud app development is taking off

PaaS is in your enterprise — whether IT knows it or not — and will only become a bigger in-house development option

50+Web Development Tools (Really Useful)

50+Web Development Tools (Really Useful)

Web Development Tools is very perfect tools for web developer. Today i had collected 50 Web Design/Development Tools that you can use online or download to install in your computer.

22 Essential Tools for Testing Your Website’s Usability

22 Essential Tools for Testing Your Website’s Usability

A site’s ease of use, or its usability, is an integral part of its success, especially with websites becoming more and more interactive, complex and packed with features. User-centered design is all about building websites that fulfill the goals and desires of its users, and at the heart of this concept is that a user must be able interact with your website effectively.

4 Essential Tips for Conquering the App Development Process

4 Essential Tips for Conquering the App Development Process

No sane project manager or app developer wants his business project to fail, but inevitably, the majority of projects do just that. While success or failure is difficult to predict, businesses should put the right steps in place to mitigate potential for project failure.

Five Easy Tools to Build a Website

Five Easy Tools to Build a Website

No matter how modest your launch, your business will need a web presence. Maybe you’ve been putting it off. After all, we weren’t all put on earth to write code on the web–and hiring someone who was is expensive. Luckily, you don’t have to know a thing about programming to build a respectable website these days. There are loads of affordable–even free–tools that do the grunt work for you.

Key Russian social network adds facial recognition to photos

Key Russian social network adds facial recognition to photos

Odnoklassniki, the second largest social network in Russia, launches a new face detection feature powered by Israeli-based startup face.com, which already provides its technology to Facebook.

Current Outlook of Cloud Computing [Infographic]

Current Outlook of Cloud Computing [Infographic]

Over the past couple of months Cloud computing has been on everyone’s mind. With increasing computational and storage needs, the ability to offload computation and store data in vast server farms and pull out only when needed are the main motivations driving the corporate sector to use cloud infrastructure.