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Share Your Salary App Part 3

February 23, 2015 - Categories: IT/Software Projects,How-to Guides

18 minute read

So in Part 1 we built the core classes for our app and we exposed those classes as a RESTful web service in Part 2. Now, we'll build a UI and wrap up the pro...

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Share Your Salary App Part 2

January 29, 2015 - Categories: IT/Software Projects,How-to Guides

6 minute read

In Part 1, I covered the core classes for the Share Your Salary application. These classes covered my Model and Controllers in my quasi-MVC application. Now ...

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Share Your Salary App Part 1

January 23, 2015 - Categories: IT/Software Projects,How-to Guides

7 minute read

In a previous project, I built "Who's that person in that thing?," a JavaScript web app that called The Movie DB's API to find common actors given two movies...

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MongoDB and PHP Primer

January 8, 2015 - Categories: IT/Software Projects,How-to Guides

4 minute read

I recently used MongoDB in the Share Your Salary app and had a few hiccups as I tried to blunder my way through learning how to use it. MongoDB, like many No...

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Introduction to OpenShift

January 3, 2015 - Categories: How-to Guides,Utilities And Other Useful Things

4 minute read

OpenShift is a Platform-as-a-Service offering provided by Red Hat. It's built on top of Linux containers (which they refer to as 'gears') hosted in Amazon's ...

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