How to scan QR Code in Android Apps

If you’re here, you probably need to integrate QR Code functionality into your existing android app. We are doing just that. When it comes to scanning and generating QR Codes into your android apps and for any platform out there for that matter,zxing comes among the libraries that can help. Rightfully so. It is the best in my opinion.

QR Code scanning on android can have a huge amount of details and most of the time the developer just wants to start some activity and get the result. That’s why we created a library to help you do that. No more talking, lets do some work.Continue reading

Setting up Git Collaboration for your Internal Developer Team

git-logoGit is the defacto go to version control tool if you have reached a point where you need collaboration between your developer team members.Git being amazing at its job though ,many entry level people find it hard to set up and shy away from its benefits if there is no one around to guide them.In this tutorial we will see how to set up git for use in a small team of developers on a local network(which is the case for many small companies). Although we will talk about some basics of git ,we assume that you can do basic adding,committing and branching for your git repositories,if you can’t do that already ,please read about it and come back here.Now the fun begins.Continue reading

How to make WordPress install plugins and themes automatically.

wordpress-iconIf you have ever installed wordpress on your own hosted server( where you have root access and manage everything yourself), you may have seen the problem where wordpress can’t install a your favorite theme or plugin and instead gives you a window saying that it needs ftp information (which is misleading in some way).The real problem is that your http server doesn’t have access rights to the location where these themes or plugins should be installed and we are fixing just that in this tutorial.To get rid of this problem ,you really have to do two things.Continue reading

Modifications on nginx conf file to make wordpress work.

nginx-wordpressSometimes after you install your nginx powered wordpress site everything is working fine until you modify your permalinks or something nasty happens because you were happy to fast and forgot something.You start getting those 404’s .Not to worry wordpress doc has got you convered .Change your nginx.conf according to the snippet below.More details can be found on the codex page. The snippet is left here for convenience.Continue reading