PHP AJAX Framework & Libraries

To deliver powerful web application using PHP AJAX development framework for developing new generation Web 2.0 applications you can use PHP Frameworks. There are various PHP AJAX Frameworks available for use, few are FREE and some are with commercial licence. You can choose any of them based on your requirements. 1. GWTPHP – It is [...]

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Most Popular Web Application Frameworks

A software framework provides “the skeleton of an application that can be customized by an application developer” Like software libraries, software frameworks aid the software developer by containing source code that solves problems for a given domain and provides a simple API. However, while a code library acts like a servant to other programs, software [...]

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Symfony 1.1 released with interesting features

Now the day has come to celebrate the immediate availability of the long awaited 1.1 stable release of the symfony framework! The new architecture of symfony is more configureable and decoupled, allowing you to use or replace part of the framework very easily, The new object-oriented form framework makes form creation and reuse a breeze, [...]

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Next big programming language feature after closures

Closures are the current hot feature for programming languages. The inclusion of closures in Java appears to be around the corner, and the C++ committee has recently voted on closures in the upcoming C++ 0x standard. The introduction of closures into many mainstream languages indicate to me that the logicial next big features is going [...]

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8 Great CSS Frameworks

Well, I guess I’m going to work backwords. There are three layers to the frontend; behaviour, presentation and markup. We’ve done behavior so we’re onto presentational now. CSS Frameworks have been all the buzz lately, we’ve had ones that use python ways of code then regenerate it as css, ones that are specifically for forms [...]

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CakePHP Naming Conventions, Global Constants, Global Functions

config (‘file_name’) Global Functions up (‘string’) r (‘search’, ‘replace’, ‘text’) pr (array) am (array, [array, array]) env (‘HTTP_HEADER’) cache (path, data, expires, [target]) Models Class Name: singular, camel cased (LineItem, Person) File Name: singular, underscored (line_item.php, person.php) Table Name: plural, underscored (line_items, people) Controllers Class Name: plural, camel cased, ends in "Controller" Views Path: controller [...]

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symfony Open-Source PHP Web Framework

Symfony in Brief A framework streamlines application development by automating many of the patterns employed for a given purpose. A framework also adds structure to the code, prompting the developer to write better, more readable, and more maintainable code. Ultimately, a framework makes programming easier, since it packages complex operations into simple statements. Symfony is [...]

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CakePHP an Open Source PHP Framework

CakePHP is a free open-source rapid development framework for PHP. Its a structure of libraries, classes and run-time infrastructure for programmers creating web applications originally inspired by the Ruby on Rails framework. Primary goal is to enable developers to work in a structured and rapid manner – without loss of flexibility. In 2005, Michal Tatarynowicz [...]

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php.MVC is an open source framework for PHP Web applications

php.MVC implements the Model-View-Controller (MVC) design pattern, and encourages application design based on the Model 2 paradigm. This design model allows the Web page or other contents (View) to be mostly separated from the internal application code (Controller/Model), making it easier for designers and programmers to focus on their respective areas of expertise. The framework [...]

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Buzz about PHP Frameworks

Recently, i have seen a buzz about various frameworks available for PHP. If you have not used a framework and planning to use one, step back, first evaluate your requirements. All frameworks despite being promoted as a rapid application development tool, consider the learning curve that may take place. Learning curve varies for each application [...]

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