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Split views using Nooku Framework

Posted in Nooku on Dec 28th, 2010

Stian Didriksen wrote a good tutorial on using split views in Nooku Framework. A split view is a UI pattern where a view consists of two side-by-side panes, typically a left side menu with a right side detail views. In this tutorial he shows how to load these parts with HMVC and Ajax.

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Using Gmail? Tried “dynamic” aliases?

Posted in Software on Dec 13th, 2010

While GMail does not offer traditional aliases to be set up for, but you can get dynamic aliases that you can add on the fly when providing your e-mail address to someone. This comes in handy when registering on websites or subscribing to newsletters.

Table Behaviors in Nooku Framework

Posted in Nooku on Dec 7th, 2010

One of the great timesavers in Nooku Framework are the database table behaviors. As the name suggests, you can use these to add some behaviors to your database. Here is a tutorial on how these work, plus a few practical examples.

Facebook API tutorial with PHP SDK

Posted in PHP on Dec 6th, 2010

Joey Rivera wrote a nice tutorial where he demonstrates how to use the Facebook PHP SDK to interact with Facebook’s Graph API. He presents a few simple examples where he starts out by creating a Facebook Application, and then goes on to both read and add photos and a status message. It’s a short and sweet tutorial, and really easy to get into.

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