Archive for the “Web” category

Create a basic web-server on Mac OS X

by john on November 14, 2013

Mac OS X (including Mavericks) has an integrated web-server. This is really handy if you need to do run through some basic development/testing from your Mac, without the trouble of finding/configuring a remote server. Follow these steps: 1) Run the (…)

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Web toolkit to automatically display online status

by john on October 31, 2013

Offline.js: …a library to automatically alert your users when they’ve lost internet connectivity. It captures AJAX requests which were made while the connection was down, and remakes them when it’s back up, so your app reacts perfectly.

Google App Engine, Free Preview

by john on May 5, 2008

Google App Engine provides an opportunity to leverage Google’s infrastructure for server side web applications. The platform is built on a Python runtime, includes persistent storage as well as the capability to integrate with existing Google applications (think Google Maps, (…)

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