API’s allow external application to connect to and use cloud based services such as Facebook and Dropbox. Platforms create API’s for specific programming languages and use specific procedures to allow access to data and services.
IDE’s are software packages that allow you to develop coding projects more quickly. They have everything from an equivalent of spell check, to simulators, to collaboration tools. IDE Considerations What Languages do they support What […]
With an HTML form and PHP you can upload files to your web server. When you use $_FILE in PHP you are able to access information about the file stored in the $_FILE array. Prerequisites: […]
The shell_exec() function allows you to send commands to the Command Line using PHP. You can use this for everything from pinging websites, to calling installed apps such as FFMPEG. shell_exec() also returns the results […]