MME Blog Categories

web development

  • Get Started With Pusher: Introducing Channels

    Real-time communication is a holy grail of web development, and we finally have the ability to incorporate it in our applications, thanks to the Web Sockets API. But as with most browser APIs, the Web Sockets API is rather low level, and if you have spent any amount of time with it, then you know how difficult it can be to use effectively. 
  • WordPress Gutenberg Block API: Extending Blocks

    Welcome back to our series on creating custom blocks with the WordPress Gutenberg Block API. This tutorial is all about extending the random image block we created in the previous post. We got as far as adding a drop-down control to select an image category. We'll continue with this by adding more block options to allow further customization.
  • Getting Started With Firebase ML Kit for Android

    Thanks to TensorFlow Mobile and TensorFlow Lite, embedding and using deep models inside Android applications has become very easy. However, designing and training the models still requires a lot of skill, time, and effort, not to mention computing power. For this reason, most casual developers are unenthusiastic about adding machine learning-related capabilities to their apps. With Firebase ML Kit, Google hopes to change that.
  • New Course: Coding Blocks for WordPress Gutenberg

    Are you ready for WordPress Gutenberg? This dramatic redesign of the WordPress editor aims to provide a true WYSIWYG experience by breaking up pieces of posts and pages into individual blocks of content.  In our brand new course, Coding Blocks for WordPress Gutenberg, you'll learn how to create your own blocks to extend the functionality of the Gutenberg editor. 
  • What's New for Devs in iOS 12 and Xcode 10?

    What You'll Be Creating
  • 20 Useful Laravel Packages Available on CodeCanyon

    Laravel is web application framework that many developers say is a dream to work with. That’s because it aims to take the tedium out of routine web projects tasks, like authentication, routing, sessions, and caching and make the development process simple and straightforward without sacrificing application functionality.
  • How to Build Complex, Large-Scale Vue.js Apps With Vuex

    It's so easy to learn and use Vue.js that anyone can build a simple application with that framework. Even novices, with the help of Vue's documentation, can do the job. However, when complexity comes into play the things get a bit more serious. The truth is that multiple, deeply nested components with shared state can quickly turn your application into an unmaintainable mess.
  • Building a Shopping List Application With CloudKit: Adding Relationships

    In the previous tutorial of this series, we added the ability to add, update, and remove shopping lists. A shopping list without any items in it isn't very useful, though. In this tutorial, we'll add the ability to add, update, and remove items from a shopping list. This means that we'll be working with references and the CKReference class.
  • New Course: Get Started Coding Android Apps With Kotlin

    In our new course, Get Started Coding Android Apps With Kotlin, you will learn how to create a simple app with Kotlin. Your instructor, Annapurna Agrawal, will give you a comprehensive, practical introduction to this powerful language.