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Docker – Extensive walkthrough on how to clean disk space

I'm in love with Docker but man it can eat usable disk space like it's nothing. Docker doesn't care about OS environment or version, it will slowly devour every bit of available disk space and there's nothing you can do about it. Or can we? While we cannot prevent Docker from doing what it's doing best, we can clean...

Building a Native Mobile App with jQuery Mobile 1.5 and Cordova

The main purpose of this article is to walk you through building a native mobile application using jQuery Mobile and Cordova. I have personally stopped using jQuery Mobile 3 years ago, however as this article is still read several hundred times per day I will update it to the current jQuery Mobile 1.5 version. For this specific article, we...

Top 8 Java RESTful Micro Frameworks – Pros/Cons

I'm writing this walk-through to showcase you the best available Java RESTful micro frameworks. As "micro" is a relative word you may or may not consider these frameworks as such. If you have any objection please write it down in the comments section. I will try to be as objective as possible, though I may slip from time to...

Ionic [2|3] | Translate and Localize Your App With ngx-translate

This guide will walk you through using internationalization/translate library in the Ionic Framework. We are also going to showcase several working examples to get you through. Thankfully, there's nothing complicated with what we are going to work with today. To achieve our goal we are going to use the ngx-translate Angular library. While there are several other approaches I...

Ionic [2|3] | How To Speed Up And Optimize Your Application

In this guild, I will walk you through the process of speeding up your Ionic hybrid mobile application. This article will cover what we all know as Ionic 2 and 3. If you came here looking for the same topic but related to Ionic Framework version 1, find it here. Let me start by saying your pain is my...

Most beautiful Ionic Framework Themes and Templates

Do you want to sell your application? Do you want to show the world that what you made is worth everyone's time, and of course money? What the real world already taught you perfectly translates to mobile development. Application look and feel is the most important factor that will make it or break it. Even if you don't agree...

Top 7 JavaScript Hybrid Mobile Application Frameworks – Pros/Cons

This guide will walk you through top 7 JavaScript Hybrid Mobile Application Frameworks. The idea is to showcase you the best and the worst of currently available hybrid mobile application frameworks. To be more specific, these frameworks are used for mobile application development so you should not expect me talking about front-end libraries like Bootstrap. In one...

Ionic [2|3] | How to manage hardware back button event like a pro

In this guide, I’m going to walk you through the process of handling Android hardware back-button in the Ionic Framework. The main issue of a hardware back-button is always a lousy timing. No matter how capable they are, application users will, sooner or later, unintentionally trigger a back-button event. This is something we want to prevent, as, no matter...

Ionic Framework | Handling Android Back Button Like a Pro

In this guide, I’m going to walk you through the process of handling Android hardware back-button. The main problem of a hardware back-button is usually a bad timing. From time to time, application end users will unintentionally trigger a back-button event. Unless properly configured, this deed may trigger several unwanted actions, for example, application termination. We can all agree...

Ionic [2|3] | Integrating Google Maps

This guide will walk you through writing a simple Ionic framework application that utilizes Google Maps JavaScript API. It is also important to mention that we will cover what is now known as Angular (Angular 2|4), not what was used to be known as Angular 1. If you came here for the original Ionic 1 example them please find...