Web developers should always be aware of the current news. In order to help them in their work brilliant web developers from all over the world always try to invent new tools and find bright decisions. We want to bring to your attention a selection of some effective tools such as generators, frameworks, useful resources and services. You will definitely find something to your taste and interest among them.
The Bugsnag Notifier for PHP gives you instant notification of errors and exceptions in your PHP applications. Bugsnag captures errors in real-time from your web, mobile and desktop applications, helping you to understand and resolve them as fast as possible. Create a free account to start capturing errors from your applications.
YARD is a documentation generation tool for the Ruby programming language. It enables the user to generate consistent, usable documentation that can be? exported to a number of formats very easily, and also supports extending for custom Ruby constructs such as custom class level definitions. Above is a highlight of the some of YARD’s notable features.
Arrow is a Python library that provides a sensible, intelligent way of creating, manipulating, formatting and converting dates and times. Arrow is simple, lightweight and heavily inspired by moment.js and requests.
Puppet is IT automation software that helps system administrators manage infrastructure throughout its lifecycle, from provisioning and configuration to orchestration and reporting. Using Puppet, you can easily automate repetitive tasks, quickly deploy critical applications, and proactively manage change, scaling from 10s of servers to 1000s, on-premise or in the cloud.
Munee is a PHP5.3 library to easily on-the-fly compile LESS, SCSS, or CoffeeScript, resize/manipulate images on-the-fly, minify CSS and JS, and cache assets locally and remotely for lightening fast requests. No need to change how you include your assets in your templates.
mmet LiveStyle is a plugin for live bi-directional (editor-browser) CSS editing of new generation. Currently, it works in Google Chrome, Safari and Sublime Text, more browsers and editors will be available later.
Docker is an open-source project to easily create lightweight, portable, self-sufficient containers from any application. The same container that a developer builds and tests on a laptop can run at scale, in production, on VMs, bare metal, OpenStack clusters, public clouds and more.
StatsD is a simple NodeJS daemon (and by “simple” I really mean simple — NodeJS makes event-based systems like this ridiculously easy to write) that listens for messages on a UDP port. (See Flickr’s “Counting & Timing” for a previous description and implementation of this idea, and check out the open-sourced code on github to see our version.) It parses the messages, extracts metrics data, and periodically flushes the data to graphite.
Nightcode is the only thing you need to create Clojure and Java projects for the command line, the desktop, the web, and Android — besides JDK 6 or above. Whether you choose to make a Clojure or pure Java project, Nightcode will use its built-in copy of Leiningen to build and run your code.
Lita is a chat bot written in Ruby with persistent storage provided by Redis. It can connect to any chat service (given that there is an adapter available for it) and can have new behavior added via handlers. The plugin system is managed with regular RubyGems and Bundler.
Reveal brings the power of tools like Firebug and Web Inspector to iOS developers. See your application’s view hierarchy at runtime with advanced 2D and 3D visualisations. Debug view layout and rendering problems in seconds.
Daux.io is an documentation generator that uses a simple folder structure and Markdown files to create custom documentation on the fly. It helps you create great looking documentation in a developer friendly way.
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