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TUTORIAL TUESDAY: Move focus to and from a custom keyboard’s search field and the third party app’s text field – iOS SWIFT

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Happy Tutorial Tuesday! Last week I had to create a keyboard extension for iOS that displays images and a search bar to be able to search for certain images. I looked up several tutorials, everything seemed straight forward… Until I started typing in the search and I couldn’t get the focus back on the the third party app (msg / or any other app). The nightmare began! Continue reading

TUTORIAL TUESDAY: Allow landscape video full-screen in a portrait-only iOS app with SWIFT 1.2

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So it’s not Tuesday but we’ve been really busy doing exciting stuff, so we apologize that it’s a day late. But get ready to forgive us because in this tutorial we will learn how EASY it is to allow for the rotation of videos to landscape mode when displayed in a portrait-only iOS app.
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TUTORIAL: Save Image to Specific Photo Album in iPhone – SWIFT 1.2

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Saving an image on a specific photo album seemed like a fairly easy task… IT WASN’T! After digging in Stackoverflow and Apple Documentation I finally was able to do it, so I thought I’d share with how it’s done! Or at least how I did it. ;)
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OYE OYE It’s Eiffel Tower Day!

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The inauguration of the Eiffel Tower happened 126 years ago to the day!
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Test Flying the Office Droid

Exploring Reddit

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You‘ve probably heard of Reddit, a social networking service where community members submit and vote on content. If you haven’t, that’s fine too – today we’re going to learn about the history and function of site.
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[TUTORIAL] Cropping and Resizing Images in PHP

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PHP is a great script language that has many applications when it comes to web development. It is a particularly useful tool when working with images. You can create and manipulate images files in variety of different formats (JPEG, PNG, GIF). If you are interested in manipulating animated GIFs, my coworker made a great tutorial about that. Today we’ll look at cropping and resizing images in PHP.
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[TUTORIAL] Building a Database


An important step in the process of building a website or web application is the conception of the data structure. Most of the problems that come up during the development of project come from a poorly conceived database. Bad modeling will create superfluous terms, incapacity and lost data. Good modeling makes the project more flexible for possible improvements. The more robust your model is, the less issues you will run intro when you retrieve data through PHP or ASP. It also makes access to the data faster and simpler.
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[TUTORIAL] Making Use of APIs


When I think of APIs, I see them as magical and amazing tools. There are more and more APIs made available by services on the web such as the Google Maps API, the Facebook API, the Twitter API, the Tumblr API, to name a few.
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[TUTORIAL] Server Configuration – cURL

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During the deployment of one of our last projects on a client’s server, we had difficulties because we didn’t consider the difference between local and remote servers earlier enough. We had to go into a long debug process before realizing that the problem was not a programming issue but instead came from the server’s PHP configuration
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[TUTORIAL] Retrieving Data from a Server into a JavaScript Variable

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During the developpement of a website, I had to manipulate data (which came from a database) through a JavaScript variable. I already knew how to retrieve data from a database into a PHP variable but I didn’t know how to make the connection with a JavaScript variable.
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