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Downloading Coursera Videos from Command-line

Coursera is a website that offers free online courses from many universities. There are courses from different categories like Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Law, Medicine and many more. So no matter from which background you are, there'll...

Using jQuery DataTables

In this article we'll discuss about DataTables, an amazing jQuery plugin for rapidly creating table/grid listings. With zero configuration, we can have a good looking table with searching and sorting functionality on all columns. This library...

Static file server using node-static

node-static is a simple, rfc 2616 compliant file streaming module for Node.js which can be used for making any of your directory a static file server. You can use this as a command-line tool to make a directory to a server or as a library for...

Revealer.js - Multi-user Presentation with Reveal.js

In this article we'll learn how to create a Reveal.js presentation that can be controlled by multiple users. Reveal.js is the mostly used html based presentation framework. It has lot's of features and gives a simple Javascript API for...

TexptPress 1.0.0 released!

Today I've released the first stable version of TextPress (V 1.0.0), with bunch of new features. TextPress now comes with a new responsive template built on top of Twitter Bootstrap 2. I have also added the support for multiple themes. See the...

Functional Programming and PHP

Many programmers like to talk about functional programming, but if you ask them if they’ve ever done it, most of their replies will be “No”. The reason is quite simple: we are taught to think in an imperative manner when we first start...

Running Watsapp in Mac and Windows systems

Watsapp is a popular messaging app that works on almost all GSM mobiles. Its is a such great application that got millions of users around the globe, but only via mobiles. Did you ever wish to get this app to run in your Windows or Mac machines....

Copy text to Clipboard using Javascript

The ability to copy things to clipboard is a useful feature that is widely enjoyed. Many mobile and PC applications gives this feature for better usability. In my day job I was assigned with a task of making some text in the web page copyable when...

Debugging and Profiling PHP with Xdebug

PHP is the most popular language for web development, but a common criticism against it used to be that it lacked a suitable debugger. Developers using languages like Java and C# enjoy a powerful suite of debugging tools, often integrated directly...

Summary of JSFoo 2012

Last week I had the chance to attend JSfoo, a two days conference on Javascript at Banglore, India. Theme of this event "Javascript everywhere" was well befitting to the event with the sessions on using Javascript in browser, server and embedded...