Creating a Gmail Desktop App in Air and Javascript

Creating a Gmail Desktop App in Air and Javascript

Adobe Air allows web developers to build and deploy desktop applications using web based technologies including flash or HTML and Javascript. End users who wish to use your Adobe Air applications are required to download the Adobe AIR Client Read Article »

Commonly Confused Bits Of jQuery

Commonly Confused Bits Of jQuery

The explosion of JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as jQuery onto the front-end development scene has opened up the power of JavaScript to a far wider audience than ever before. Read Article »

Learning OOP in PHP ASAP!

Learning OOP in PHP ASAP!

PHP is so much more than a scripting language. It’s a full-fledged language capable of building very complex applications. By harnessing the full power of Object Oriented Programming, you can reduce the amount of time you spend coding and use it to build better websites Read Article »

Do You Know Why Validating Your Code Is Important?

Do You Know Why Validating Your Code Is Important?

One of the discussions that arises from time to time in web development circles is that of validating your code. Some will insist your pages need to validate 100% and others will tell you it’s not even worth checking as long as your pages work. Read Article »

Why We Should Start Using CSS3 and HTML5 Today

Why We Should Start Using CSS3 and HTML5 Today

For a while now, here on Smashing Magazine, we have taken notice of how many designers are reluctant to embrace the new technologies such as CSS3 or HTML5 because of the lack of full cross-browser support for these technologies. Read Article »