From the Forum — Issue #47

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From the Forum

Welcome to the latest installment of From the Forum. In this series, guest blogger Alex Jackson highlights outstanding threads from the Corona Forum. The goal is to bring attention to the most captivating, interesting, and thought-provoking discussions taking place in our very own backyard.


Corona Geek #116 – URL Encoding, Using JSON, and Clash of Clans Hidden Secrets

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Corona Geek Hangout #116

During this week’s Corona Geek Hangout we discussed some of the hidden psychology and creative game mechanics used in the wildly successful Clash of Clans game. We also looked at how to encode urls for use with Corona’s network library and we looked at how Corona simplifies the use of JSON to save and load important game data.


From the Forum — Issue #46

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From the Forum

Welcome to the latest installment of From the Forum. In this series, guest blogger Alex Jackson highlights outstanding threads from the Corona Forum. The goal is to bring attention to the most captivating, interesting, and thought-provoking discussions taking place in our very own backyard.


Tutorial: Encoding URLs for Network Usage

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URLs must be properly encoded before they are used as part of network requests. Web browsers encode URLs automatically, but within apps, certain values must be converted for safe transport across the Internet. In this tutorial, we discuss URL encoding and explore a simple automation function.


From the Forum — Issue #45

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From the Forum

Welcome to the latest installment of From the Forum. In this series, guest blogger Alex Jackson highlights outstanding threads from the Corona Forum. The goal is to bring attention to the most captivating, interesting, and thought-provoking discussions taking place in our very own backyard.