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mozilla

Build Your First Add-on for Mozilla Firefox in 30 Minutes

Mozilla Firefox is a fast, multi-platform Web browser with an extremely large user base. Firefox is made highly customisable by the use of thousands of add-ons, but there is scope for more. This…

mobile

A Brief Note on the Next Generation of Mobile Apps

Mobile devices have become ubiquitous. In many cases, mobiles perform the work expected of a PC. Hence, there is a need for us to take a long, hard look at the next generation…

docker

An Introduction to Docker

Learn about Docker, which is an open source project that can automate the deployment of software applications inside software containers. Docker can be provisioned on any infrastructure, be it laptops or the public cloud….

QT

Qt5: Let’s Learn Some Theory

This article marks the beginning of a new column on Qt5 programming, which is a platform-independent application framework. It is widely used for developing application software that can be run on diverse hardware…

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Property-based Testing in Haskell and How to Install Cabal

Haskell, named after logician Haskell Curry, is a standardised, general-purpose, purely functional programming language, with non-strict semantics and strong static typing. Let’s take a look at the property-based testing of Haskell programs and…

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An Introduction to Bitcoin: The Open Source Cryptographic Currency

Bitcoin is the new ‘virtual currency’ that has aroused the interest of millions of people, financial and banking institutions, and government agencies. As it is relatively new, much is not known about it….

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When Android Invades the Enterprise…

This article explores the challenges in managing handheld devices based on the Android platform that are being used in an enterprise. It also explains the complexities of creating an enterprise-ready Android platform, which…

Setting Up OpenAM for Web Authentication

OpenAM provides a system for integrating diverse Web applications-to share common authentication and authorisation systems. It can protect applications running on any Web or application server. With a centralised login for all applications,…

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Programming Can Be Fun with Hy

Hy is an exciting new language that has surfaced just recently. Essentially, it is what Clojure is for Java-a Lisp implementation that has a very tight relationship with the host language, which is…

firefox

Learn How to Write Apps for the Firefox OS

Recently, Mozilla released its first line of phones, which run the Firefox OS. In case you haven’t heard about it, the Firefox OS is a standalone Web-centric operating system in which the development…

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