Material Design Translucent Status Bar for Hybrid Apps

Android Material Design Translucent Status Bar for Hybrid Apps

Since some Android 4+ apps build for the platform can run full screen, and since 4.4+ apps using the Immersive mode can hide the status & navbar and allow for a truly fullscreen UI.

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Ionic Framework Upload Ionic App

Uploading Ionic Apps to use with Ionic View App

I’ve tried to build some test Android apps using the Ionic. And by enabling install from other sources than Play Store, virtually anybody could install and test my app provided one has an Android device. Sending Dropbox link to a friend with Android device is a hassle-free process.

But what about iOS friends?

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Building Android Apps Dependencies [needs revision]

Some errors I came accross when trying out to build Ionic Android app following getting started tutorial.

I’m writing it 1 day later therefor it might not be all correct, but still might give a hint what to do for others (and future me).

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Bootstrapping Fast Asynchronous Websites for 14 kB Roundtrip

Basically the point is to serve as much of the page content in the first 14kB roundtrip. It’s done by inlining critical CSS and JS (I think even adding lazy loading script, polyfils, etc. can be critical JS) into the HTML.

But you want to use best-practice:

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Lightning Fast Websites

Blazing Fast Websites by Lazy Loading Content with AJAX

This is somewhat continuation of an Angular.JS templates related article.

I am not so keen of keeping two codebases for the same purpose, but I am experimenting with a new approach, where server renders the simple document using the same data, including the web-app script and serves the same data in AJAX requests of the provided web-app.

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Bubbling return values in PHP

I got this crazy idea few years ago while building a REST service for one of my projects. I needed some way to represent complex errors happening deep down in the components of the service to the public.

I ended up returning arrays with multiple keys which was really not ideal.

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