Dev & Design, Development, Django, Python, Tech, Tutorials, Web

Django Liked – A Django Likes App (Django 1.10)

django likes app

In this article we are going to create a simple generic django likes app named Django Liked that can be used to like any model defined in your django project. To create this app we are going to use django’s contenttype framework. So without further ado let’s jump right into

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Android (Java), Dev & Design, Development, Mobile, Tech, Tutorials, Tutorials

Custom Google Place Autocomplete Android

Custom Google Place Autocomplete

When would you need a Custom Google Place Autocomplete? There are many scenarios where in the  Place Autocomplete provided by google might not be of your use. These are the following two cases where in i had to create a custom Autocomplete for place search: 1) Bug in customising the UI

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Android (Java), App & Software, Dev & Design, Development, Django, Mobile, Software, Tech, Technology, Tools

Test GCM and APNS push notifications online

Online-GCM-APNS-tester

This article introduces pushwatch, a tool to test GCM and APNS push notifications online for free. Pushwatch is a simple and easy to use online too that helps you send test GCM and APNS push notification messages both in simple and JSON format to your android and iOS devices respectively. Pushwatch

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Get Browser Key for Google APIs

Browser key for Google API

What is a Browser Key? And when do you need one? Browser Key for Google API is needed if your application runs on a client, such as a web browser or mobile app. Browser key can be restricted based on HTTP referrer. Currently, a few APIs like Place API only

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Adding robots.txt to your Django Project

robots.txt

In this post we are going to list multiple ways of adding a robots.txt file to your django project. Robots.txt or Robots exclusion protocol is basically a text file that defines the rules for search engine robots (or bots) to inform the robots what part of the website should be

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Creating a custom template tag in django

custom template tags in django

In this article we are going to create a custom template tag for our django project and use it in one of our django templates. This article assumes that you are already familiar with django and python and have a sample django project setup already. In this example we are

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Android (Java), Development, Mobile, Mobile, Tech, Tutorials, Tutorials

Multipart Request Using Android Volley

multipart request

Http Multipart requests are used to send heavy data data or files like audio and video to the server. Android Volley gives you a very faster and optimized environment to send heavy data or files to the server. How to send Multipart Request using volley? Create a file named CustomMultipartRequest.java

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Django Push Notifications Mongoengine

Django Push Notifications

I recently had to implement push notifications (both GCM and APNS) on a project that I was working on. As we were using django/python for this project, our research led us to django-push-notifications, a django app to send GCM and APNS notifications to android and ios devices respectively. But we found

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App & Software, Development, Django, Python, Tech, Tutorials

How to create pip package for your django/python app

how-to-create-pip-package (David Grant (Flickr))

PIP packages or PyPI packages are an easy way to install custom reusable python modules or applications that once installed can be used with any other python (django) application, project or module. If you are a python developer you must every now and then have used the pip install command

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Android Marshmallow: Changes required in your current app!

Android M by Takahiro Yamagiwa (Flickr)

Since Android Marshmallow has rolled out its latest Android SDK version 6.0, all app developers should make their app ready for the latest version as there are many direct and indirect impacting features. We are bringing you the key points that you need to take care of in order to

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