Touched a MS Surface!! Satirical opening keynote – Why PHP could be the most important programming language in the world (@raganwald)PHP gets things done! PHP is the best PHP is the worst Innovation is like a lottery ticket Important to note, quick gratification encourages curious mindsAvoiding the OWASP Top 10 security exploits (@mark_story)Sanitize your inputs Don’t filter, escape!… Read the rest
True North PHP – day 1
Well True North PHP is going on this weekend and I’m totally stoked. I’ve been a PHP enthusiast for a while and always a bit envious of all the wonderful sounding PHP conferences around the word that are a bit far for my reach.… Read the rest
True North PHP Con
Prioritize Hooks is a WordPress plugin which allows the overriding of the priority of various filters and actions hooked by plugins and themes.
Prioritize Hooks – my first WordPress plugin
Microsoft has announced its pricing for the Surface with Windows RT. While still enthusiastic about the product, the pricing is certainly no deal breaker at ~$600 with the cover keyboard. It’s not outrageous, comparable with the iPad + cover pricing, but Apple already has the world in its palm and my eeepad transformer cost ~$480 with the keyboard.… Read the rest
Microsoft Surface prices announced – maybe a harder deal than anticipated
My Data Manager will show you which mobile apps are using your data, how much of it, and when.
Find out which mobile apps are using up your data
A lil’ something from my alma mater, Carleton University. Obligatory barb: lemme see the GG bust those moves :p [iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/xVjkv4cLPLE” style=”display: block; margin: 4px auto;” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen]… Read the rest
Oppa Carleton Style
Fully uninstall qTranslate by undoing the content mangling!
How to fully uninstall qTranslate
Sweet Jesus, this box rocks!I picked up a Thermaltake Level 10 GT Snow Edition case this week and let me tell you, I have no regrets. Sure I have enjoyed my Thermaltake Armour Jr. for a good few years – it’s a lovely case with a sweet display window – but I was wanting lately to be adventurous and try something new and bold.… Read the rest
Thermaltake Level 10 GT Snow Edition
I really want to share this incredibly good Korean song that is trending, possibly the hottest song at the moment. So good that it’s been stuck in my head for over a week! (I don’t speak a lick of Korean) So trendy that it’s gained more than 55 million views in 10 days.… Read the rest
PSY – Gangnam Style
A workaround for binding to the intended static scope without using the static:: operator introduced in PHP 5.3
Late static binding workaround prior to PHP 5.3
What is the answer to 1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1-1+1+1+1+1+1+1×0 = ? The answer is 14! I keep seeing this circulate the internet, generating pages of comments, people brazenly stating an incorrect answer as if it were the gospel truth and backing it with the most uneducated reasoning.… Read the rest
So there’s this thing on the internet that annoys me
Cutting straight to the point, here’s a quick way with PHP for removing empty values from an array and shifting the indices appropriately. Nothing too fancy but I found it useful at work and figure that I might as well share the tip.… Read the rest
How to filter empty values from a PHP array the easy way