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Description #Description<p>Parameters #Parameters<p>$args<p>(array) (Optional) Array of nav menu arguments.<p><b>'menu'</b><i><br>(int|string|WP_Term)</i> Desired menu. Accepts a …

Mac Application Development

If you’ve ever wanted to write Mac apps, but didn’t know how to get started, this is the course for you. I’ll take you through it step-by-step from …

Password sharing not a problem says Netflix CEO (but adds family plans anyway)

Netflix posted its Q1 2013 financial data recently and the streaming media company had a very impressive quarter. Netflix made more than $1 billion …

Apple: Experts' views on tech firm's next big product

<b>In a short time Apple has gone from Wall Street's darling to its favourite whipping boy.</b><p>The tech firm has seen its stock tumble more than 40% over the past seven months despite posting its highest ever sales and profit figures in January. Its second quarter update, due out later this Tuesday, could …

Thor: The Dark World Official Trailer

The first official trailer for the upcoming film Thor: The Dark World has been unveiled, giving<p>The first official trailer for the upcoming film <i>Thor</i>: The Dark World has been unveiled, giving fans a fresh glimpse into the eagerly anticipated follow-up. Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman reprise …

Exercising With Cats Is The Best Thing (VIDEO)

You don't need expensive gym equipment to work out at home. You just need two fairly patient cats of different sizes.<p><i>Via Daily Picks & Flicks</i>

North Korea demands it is recognised as nuclear weapons state

North Korea has demanded it be recognised as a nuclear weapons state, rejecting a US condition that it agrees to give up its nuclear arms programme before talks begin.<p>After weeks of bellicose rhetoric, the North has in recent days begun to at least talk about dialogue in response to calls for talks …

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Battlefield 'killer robots' almost a reality, campaigners warn

Autonomous robots with the power to make decisions about killing human beings are under development, and their use raises worrying questions about morality and accountability in war, human rights campaigners warn.<p>A human rights agency has raised concerns about the advent of "killer robots", capable …

Developing Plugins With WordPress Boilerplates: Why Boilerplates Matter

Over the past five to ten years, building sites and applications for the web has become much more complex than much of the stuff that people were …

Developing Plugins With WordPress Boilerplates: Building a Plugin

In the first article of this series, we looked at how a boilerplate can improve your development efforts by providing a foundation off of which your …

Using Backbone Within the WordPress Admin: The Front End

Welcome to the second part of Using Backbone Within the WordPress Admin. In the first part, we set up the 'back-end' of our plugin and now in the …

Cross-Site Scripting in WordPress: What Is XSS?

One of the most exciting aspects of modern web development is the potential that comes with building applications specifically for web browsers (or …

Custom Page Template Page Based on URL Rewrite

Ever wondered about WordPress custom URL rewrites? Here I was dealing with an interesting problem. I wanted to add a rewrite rule on a permalink and …

How to Customize Theme Check for Validating WordPress Themes

Security and consistency are some of the major concerns we have in using third party libraries, frameworks and plugins. We face the same problem in …

Enhancing the Search Form With typeahead.js

The WordPress search form doesn't offer any bells and whistles by default. If it's already included in your theme, or you've added the search widget …

Principles for Successful Button Design

There are a thousand ways to design and create buttons today and you only need to spend a small amount of time looking through work on dribbble to …

How to Add Custom Fields to Attachments

You should be familiar with custom fields in WordPress. We use them on a post or a page to add extra data. In WordPress attachments are also saved as …

Quick Tip: After the Content - Advertisement

Monetization is a great motivation for writing more content. Unless you make it a burden for your visitors to read the content, nobody's going to …

Why 2013 is the Year of PHP

2012 was an excellent year for the PHP community, thanks to many badly needed features being added to version 5.4, as well as the countless projects, …

Free How-To Tutorials & Online Courses by Envato Tuts+

In this hands-on course, we will work through examples of typical creative challenges you will encounter as you learn to master Adobe Photoshop. …

From Scrum to Lean

While Scrum's primary goal is organization and project management, <i>Lean</i> is more about optimizing processes in order to quickly produce quality …

Why You're a Bad PHP Programmer

We all have our bad habits. In this article, we'll go over a list of bad practices that are worth examining, reevaluating, and correcting immediately.<p>…

How to Write Code That Embraces Change

Writing code, which is easy to change is the Holy Grail of programming. Welcome to programming nirvana! But things are much more difficult in …

Setting Up A Staging Environment

It's common practice to work locally on a project and push revisions to a production server, but the step that people often skip is the staging …

Event-Based Programming: What Async Has Over Sync

One of JavaScript's strengths is how it handles asynchronous (async for short) code. Rather than blocking the thread, async code gets pushed to an …

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jQuery Timeline Plugins on CodeCanyon

When you think of a timeline, you will likely think of Facebook and the introduction of “Timeline” to the wall of their social network. A timeline is …

jQuery 2.0 Released

Posted on April 18, 2013 by<p>You asked for it, you got it: jQuery 2.0 has arrived!<p>As promised, this version leaves behind the older Internet Explorer …