Web Services

Sentry Extends Mobile App Performance Monitoring Reach

Sentry has extended the reach of its performance monitoring tool to add support for React Native, Android, and Xamarin applications in addition to expanding its current support for Flutter to additional languages. Usage of frameworks for building mobile applications that can run on multiple mobile platforms is on the rise. There are still plenty of use cases where a framework optimized for a specific platform...

Working with D3 Time Series Axes

The D3 Data-Driven Documents library provides a number of scales for position-encoding quantitative data, such as mapping a measurement in meters to a position in pixels in a chart. These can be categorized into three types: Quantitative Scales: For continuous input domains, such as numbers Ordinal Scales: For discrete input domains, such as names or categories Time Scales: For time domains Each of the above scale types are...

A Guide to Getting Started with Spring Boot

Most Java developers are quite familiar with the Spring Framework. After all, it's one of the most popular application development frameworks for Java. It popularized the concept of Dependency Injection (DI)/Inversion Of Control (IOC), which contributes to more loosely coupled applications. As a result, applications are both easier to maintain and unit test. Overall, the Spring Framework was a huge leap forward over scaffolding...

Accelerating PHP Web Application Creation with Symfony

According to the World Wide Web Technology Surveys—a.k.a. W3Techs—site, PHP is the most popular server-side programming language by a wide margin, with 83.5% of Web sites using it for coding their server-side components. With so many projects being developed from scratch, you can bet that PHP was ripe for the framework treatment. That's where Symfony comes in. More than a mere framework, Symfony offers a...

Secure Your Web Apps Using the Servlet API

Prior to Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE) 7, there were only a couple of ways to secure your servlets. These included HTTP Basic Authentication and oAuth. In either case, a callback mechanism was employed to prompt the user for his or her credentials. If the credentials—defined in the web.xml file—were accepted, the user would be "authenticated." On the server, his or her access rights...

A Step-by-step Guide to Creating NetBeans Web Apps

Web application refers to a software solution that is deployed in a server and can be accessed online through a Web browser. These types of applications typically intertwine more than one technology; creating one from scratch has numerous approaches. The basic idea is that one must have a good understanding of the technologies involved and programming practices like MVC. NetBeans as an IDE provides...

Blockchain

There is a lot of hubbub in the tech-o-sphere about blockchain. Some people are saying that it's going to change the world, democratize data, and give artists back all the rights to their intellectual property. Me? The technology was never prominent in my areas of interest until the day I was coming out of my local zen foot massage studio. Seated in the waiting...

What’s Coming in Bootstrap 4?

Figure 1: The awaited announcement The notice has been on the site for what seems like ages, and yes, like many people who use Bootstrap on a regular basis, I too have been wondering what's going on. I've tried to get an answer from the team, and been met with silence. Rather than waiting any longer, it seems like a good time to cover...

Top 21 Mockup and Wireframe Tools for UI/UX Designs

In this fast-moving world, each business person wants to have an effective Web site design that can benefit him in the future run. There are so many associated factors that define how a web site can be considered as perfect. The overall appearance is the major contributing factor in the sustainable growth of any business. Keeping this in mind, each brand does its best...

Consuming Web Services with PHP Using NuSOAP

You'll see how use the NuSOAP library to write a simple PHP Web service server and client in the first part of the article. In the second part, you will see how to write a PHP Web service server and a JavaScript client to use it using the AJAX technology and the SOAP protocol. Learn PHP and Start your Free Trial today! The NuSOAP library is...

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