Web development

Resources for Web 2.0, Ajax, wikis, PHP, mashups, and other web projects

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  • 3D development with WebGL

    The WebGL API gives JavaScript developers the ability to tap directly into the powerful built-in 3D graphics acceleration capabilities of today's PC and mobile-device hardware. This series demonstrates WebGL fundamentals and related 3D graphics concepts.

  • Extract information from the web with Ruby

    Take advantage of web scraping software and website APIs for automated data extraction.

  • Create a mobile-friendly to-do list app with PHP, jQuery Mobile, and Google Tasks

    Use the powerful Google Tasks API to build a mobile app for managing your to-do lists when you're on the go.

  • Recommender systems

    Most large-scale commercial and social websites recommend options, such as products or people to connect with, to users. Recommendation engines sort through massive amounts of data to identify potential user preferences. Part 1 introduces recommendation engines. Part 2 explores software for building a recommendation capability.


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