Out-of-the-box WordPress assumes it’s going to be talking to a MySQL database using PHP’s original mysql extension instead of the newer mysqli extension (true up to WordPress 2.1.3 at least). […]
Like most developers, I often find it useful to spit out a few messages in the middle of a PHP script – especially when I’m debugging some problems. Sadly, after […]
No-one enjoys the force-fed FBI, F.A.C.T. and Copyright propaganda on DVDs. Thankfully, there are ways of skipping them.
The Macbook Pro looks and feels fantastic; but by god it’s annoying.
There are plenty of good articles describing how CSS specificity is calculated for normal rule-sets, but the !important modifier is often ignored or overlooked. However, with a little manipulation, !important […]
apply. In this post I present my own implementation with plenty of notes to highlight and explain the hidden complexity.
Some users upgrading to the new Firebug Beta are having problems using the Style tab. There is a short three-step procedure for fixing the problem, described here.