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  • Photo & Video
    Creating The Orton Effect in PhotoshopOrton effect
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    Create the stylised watercolour effect made famous by Michael Orton: an out-of-focus, highly saturated look with detail around the edges Read More…
  • Code
    How to Build Rate Limiting into Your Web App LoginPreview
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    Apple's failure to rate limit iCloud logins likely contributed to celebrity photo hacking. Here's how to protect your own apps.Read More…
  • Code
    Accessing Native Features with Xamarin.FormsPreview image@2x
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    One of the biggest misconceptions that arose when Xamarin.Forms appeared on the scene was that developers would no longer have access to the individual platforms' APIs. That couldn't be further from the truth. With inclusion of some very cool functionality within Xamarin.Forms, you are able to jump from Forms code into native functionality and back again. Let's see where this rabbit hole will take us.Read More…
  • Code
    Custom Layouts and Templates with MagentoMagento
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    In the first part of this series, we learned the basics of Magento module development including the Magento directory structure, custom module structure and basic "Hello World" module with understanding of how controllers works in Magento. In this second part we will learn how to create blocks and layouts files, how layout files and blocks files are works in Magento and rendering of layout files. With that said, let's get started.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Design a Folky Gig Poster in Adobe IllustratorPreview poster
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    In this tutorial, I'll show you how to use Adobe Illustrator and Wacom Intuos Pro tablet to design and illustrate a poster for a folk music and poetry show.Read More…
  • Code
    Creating Maintainable WordPress Meta BoxesMaintainable meta boxes
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    Throughout this series, we're going to take at one way that we can write maintainable code in WordPress through an example plugin that introduces meta boxes, various options, and tabbed navigation in the WordPress dashboard.Read More…