It was a pleasure speaking at the WAPRO event by Uncoded earlier this month. I got to speak about API first architectures and open source mash ups with Erdiko.API first is a technology paradigm for building apps that is emerging as an excellent way to
Shopify had a good article about easy branding for online stores, I couldn’t help but play around with one of the logo generators. I took the HipsterLogoGenerator.com for a spin.Here are a couple of examples of my handiwork.Not bad for 60 seconds of
This tutorial will show you how to connect a database using Doctrine DBAL. The examples are for Erdiko, but could be applied to any PHP framework that uses composer.Installation
If you have not installed Erdiko, please go to http://erdiko.org/getStarted
Over the last two years we’ve been developing our php micro framework. It came out of the need for more concise theming and mashing up data sources. This lead to the development of Erdiko. It’s an MVC micro framework that facilitates lea
jQuery getSelector Plugin
We wrote a real simple jQuery plugin to return the CSS selector for a jQuery object: jquery.getSelector.js
Why? Because sometimes you just need the selector as a string to store in a database to use it later.
Heres a qu
AngularJS JSONP GET Example
This is an example of a cross domain GET request using JSONP, the most common way to get data. Like the previous example using CORS, this too uses requires the server to be ‘aware’ of request so it can reply with the JSO
AngularJS CORS example using httpbin.org
This is an example of a cross domain GET and POST request to a server with CORS headers enabled. It’s a very simple one field form that displays the echo’d response from httpbin. I chose httpbin since I kne
We are big fans of AngularJS here at Arroyo Labs, and often our Angular Apps require a lot of AJAX to work: a simple GET request to load data here, a form POST there. You know, typical web stuff.
More than once we’ve made an App that needs to make an
D3 & MeteorJS from saarmstrong
A talk John and I gave on D3 & MeteorJS at our last MeteorJS LA Meetup. We touched on some D3 basics, and discussed some challenges we faced integrating it with MeteorJS.
code available at: https://github.com
My favorite bookmark site Springpad, recently announced it is shutting its doors. This is a bit sad, but not too surprising. I use it everyday, yet talking with some of my peers I realize that many don’t even know it exists and some question why