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  • Code
    Programming with Yii2: Getting StartedPreview
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    The recent release of Yii 2.0 makes it the perfect time to come up to speed with one of the most efficient, powerful and extensible PHP frameworks. This tutorial will walk you through installing Yii 2.0, setting up your local development environment, building a simple Hello World application, setting up your remote production environment for hosting and deploying your code from a GitHub repository.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    5 Ways to Experiment with Long Exposures for the First TimeStream
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    When you’re starting out as a photographer, you see a lot of photos and just think, how did they do that?! Sometimes, these clever photographs involve long exposures, using light and movement in creative ways. Here are five ways to have some fun with long exposures.Read More…
  • Code
    Multi-Instance Node.js App in PaaS Using Redis Pub/SubNodejs retina preview 1
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    If you use PaaS to host your application, you often end up with lots of small "containers", and with each instance of your app running in another virtual machine. As a result, the instances don't share memory. In this tutorial you'll learn how to overcome this little inconvenience.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Play With Blends and Image Trace to Create a Simple Cat Scene in Adobe IllustratorCattttttt
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    In this tutorial you'll learn how to create a simple silhouetted cat against a sunset background by using Blends and Image Trace in Adobe Illustrator. Read More…
  • Code
    Collecting Donations With WordPress: BitcoinDonation series image
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    In the second and final part of this mini-series titled, "Collecting Donations With WordPress", you'll learn how to write a WordPress plugin that allows users to send you a donation via Bitcoin. The plugin uses its own backend settings panel, and is highly customisable. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create Your Own Blood Spatter Adobe Photoshop BrushPreview
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    Adobe Photoshop allows us to use many types of custom brush. You can get them freely from designer's forums such as DeviantArt or buy them. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to make your own brush, made from paint spatter.Read More…