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Sufyan bin Uzayr (67 Posts)

About: Sufyan bin Uzayr writes for multiple publications and has also authored a book named Sufism: A Brief History. His primary areas of interest include open source, mobile development, web CMS and vector art. He is also the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of an e-journal named Brave New World. You can visit his website or friend him on Facebook.
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phpMyAdmin Turns 15 Years Old This Week!

In an era when everything on the internet is shrinking in terms of life expectancy, be it smartphone operating systems or browser versions, phpMyAdmin, the extremely popular and often taken for granted tool for administering MySQL and other related databases from a web browser, this week has turned 15 years of old! phpMyAdmin started as a humble project with modest…

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Theme Shop or Theme Marketplace?

Let us say, you have started creating themes for WordPress users. All your designs and files are in order, you have spent hours coding and working with CSS, your PHP skills are exemplary. You are all set to offer premium themes to the world and watch your bank account grow overnight. Question is, how do you go about selling your…

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Bootstrap version 3 (rc1) is out!

Twitter Bootstrap, the powerful framework that is loved by developers all around the world, has just a couple of days ago taken the first step towards a major upgrade. The first release candidate for version 3 is out! Bootstrap Version 3 While you still have access to the previous version, the new version 3 will soon be replacing its predecessor….

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Firefox 22: Less Plugins, More Features!

A couple of days ago Mozilla released the latest version (22) of their popular web browser Firefox. This release comes in rather quick, as version 21 was released just six weeks ago. However, just like every other major release, Firefox 22 comes loaded with various new features. First up, just like Chrome, Firefox 22 too supports WebRTC by default, enabling…

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Resources For Learning Git

Git is an extremely powerful and sophisticated system for distributed version control. Apart from offering a novel approach to source code management, Git offers a great deal of features. Sadly, learning how to use Git can be confusing for anyone, not just beginners. As a result, in this roundup, we have collected some of the best resources for learning Git…

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“To Mobile App” or “Not To Mobile App”

In this age of mobiles, everyone is using a smartphone or tablet device. As a result, more and more developers are actively pursuing mobile app development. No matter which platform you use — be it iOS or Android — you will find a plethora of mobile apps serving a multitude of purposes. Amidst such crowded mobile-first scenario, what do you…