An interesting gotcha that I stumbled across recently, sending a 404 response code with a download forced by Content-Disposition: attachment will fail but inline content will still be displayed. This behaviour was tested in both Chrome and FireFox. Of course the appropriate response code should always be sent; this 404 response code was being sneaked in by WordPress and led to hours of frustration.… Read the rest
HTTP 404 response causes forced downloads to fail
So Steam just brought this game to my attention. Seriously, want!… Read the rest
Deadpool, game of the summer?
Bake a Belgian Waffle dessert and satisfy that sweet tooth.
DIY: Bake a Belgian Waffle
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Cook yourself a mouth-watering Epic Eggwich in 6 easy steps.
DIY: Cook an Epic Eggwich
So, if you’re interested in developing with PHP, you should really check out the Yii Framework. And if you like what you see, I strongly recommend Larry Ullman’s Yii Book. While still in the making, you can buy it now and receive the updates as Larry writes and revises the chapters.… Read the rest
A reason why Larry Ullman is awesome
Super Hexagon is the kind of game you’re going to pass off to your friends and say, ‘You’ve gotta check this out.’ It’s dangerously addictive. — IGN 9/10 Super Hexagon is riveting and frustrating. You need to try it. Put yourself in a state of meditation and focus on the now.… Read the rest
Super Hexagon is what the adults are playing these days
If you’re looking to build a decent gaming box without breaking the piggy bank, Kotaku has put together a decent rig to get you your fix. http://kotaku.com/5983493/how-to-build-a-great-gaming-pc-for-under-700… Read the rest
Kotaku: How To Build A Great Gaming PC For Under $700
3Dmark 2013 is now out – download it and make your gaming rigs cry. [youtube http://youtu.be/oEt8kEFeffQ] I ran the benchmark on my rig at stock settings and you can see below my scores and rig specs. My current rig CPU: Intel Core i7-930 Processor @ 2.8GHz GPU: AMD Radeon HD 6870 @ core 900MHz, mem 1050MHz RAM: 6x 1GB DDR3 @ 533MHz HD: 255GB Plextor PX-256M5S SSD OS: Win7 64bit Score: 99314 Graphics Score:184875 Physics Score: 37909 Score: 13889 Graphics Score: 26924 Physics Score: 5155 Score: 3025 Graphics Score: 3237 Physics Score: 7271 Combined Score: 1279 My impression The eye candy was sexy but I can’t say that I was overly impressed with the tests themselves.… Read the rest
Get excited, 3DMark 2013 is here
Make no mistake; if you have a web form or comment system on your site, the spambots WILL find you. They will pack the form fields with as much rubbish as they can pump out and try to send it on to you, the site owner.… Read the rest
Stop web spam – trap pesky spambots with a honeypot
[youtube http://www.youtube.com?v=nhnWIdX_vRw] The world watched with excitement today as Thorsten Heins, CEO of Rim, unveiled the much anticipated BlackBerry 10. A significant event, so significant that RIM has re-branded itself as BlackBerry to better focus on the branding and product. One brand, one promise.… Read the rest
BlackBerry 10 officially launches – Z10 and Q10 smartphones unveiled
A rather frustrating bug that I became aware of when generating navigational menus for custom post types using wp_list_pages(). The list entries aren’t decorated with useful classes denoting the current item, the parent item, and ancestor(s). Read about the issue here.… Read the rest
wp_list_pages() not setting .current_page_item classes on custom post types