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Anatomy of TYPO3 Extension

by Dmitry Dulepov | May 2009 | Content Management Open Source PHP

This article by Dmitry Dulepov describes TYPO3 extensions from the developer's point of view. After reading this article, the reader will have basic knowledge of extension structure, files, and how extensions interact with TYPO3. This knowledge is necessary for extension planning and implementation.

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Synchronous Communication and Interaction with Moodle 1.9 Multimedia

by João Pedro Soares Fernandes | May 2009 | Moodle Open Source

In this article by João Pedro Soares Fernandes, we will see how we can interact with our students in real time, specifically by using an online talk service and a desktop sharing application.
By the end of this article you will be able to:

  • Use text, audio, video chat and conferencing to support communication and collaboration in Moodle courses
  • Share your desktop and a collaborative whiteboard with students, supporting distance interaction in real-time in Moodle courses
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Documenting Your Python Project-part1

by Tarek Ziadé | May 2009 | Open Source

This is a 2-part article series by Tarek Ziadé, which is all about documentation and gives tips on technical writing and how Python projects should be documented. In the first part of this series, you will learn about the 7 golden rules of technical writing and understand reStructuredText Primer. In the next part, you will learn how to build the documentation.

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Creating Your First Web Page Using ExpressionEngine: Part 2

by Leonard Murphy | May 2009 | Content Management PHP

In the previous part of the article by Leonard Murphy, we Created a simple ExpressionEngine template and weblog. In this part, we will view the ExpressionEngine weblog and Integrate some basic CSS into our ExpressionEngine templates.

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Creating Our First Module using Drupal 6 (Part2)

by Matt Butcher | May 2009 | Content Management Drupal Open Source PHP Web Development

In the first part of this 2-part article series we had created a basic module that uses hook_block() to add block content and installed this basic module. In this article by Matt Butcher, we are going to extend the module's functionality. We will add a few new functions that retrieve and format data from Goodreads.

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