By default WordPress will assign unique usernames to all users registered on the website. If they don't remember their username then it can be hard for them to login in, the following code snippet will make it so your users can login using their email assigned to the user account.
Sometimes it’s super-valuable to take an image and convert it to text, or "encode." This text is base64 and it’s a well-established standard. It can be inserted into JSON, XAML, and even in CSS. Conversely, it’s important to decode and turn it back into an image. And, developers can do it all in the Windows Runtime.
New York announced plans for city-wide free "gigabit speed" WiFi in an effort to bridge the divide of Internet inequality. However, sources reveal that WiFi speeds will be much slower in poorer communities, particularly those with white demographics in the minority. What does this mean for the case of WiFi as a utility?
Having trouble with your Disqus? I've had good luck with Disqus pretty much everywhere I've used it, but my attempts to migrate my 50K+ comments over have been met with a great amount of difficulty. I submitted the issue to Disqus, but I also wrote a ColdFusion script to let me do this.
WordPress is a commonly used open source site editors out there. In a previous article we discussed about how you can change your wp-config.php file to handle multiple environments and change the database settings of the content. Here, I'll show you how to export it all.
In the spring we had an idea to do a simple service for cloud backup servers. For the backend-side was chosen Django, and the implementation of the client is often assumed as a SPA based AngularJS. The idea: to make the product with minimal functionality, and then gradually add new features.
Angular 1.x has two APIs for injecting dependencies into a directive. These APIs are not interchangeable, so depending on what you are injecting, you need to use one or the other. Angular 2 unifies the two APIs, making the code easier to understand and test.
Yesterday I fired up ColdFusion 11 to test something and discovered that every request for a CFM returned an error. The error was a Null Pointer Exception so not terribly helpful. (Or so I thought.) I Googled and came across a helpful post on a forum that helped me, and will hopefully help you as well.
HTML emails can be very profitable for your business, as they help you connect with your customers in a highly efficient and effective manner. Here are some tips to maximize HTML to market your business.
My last post talked about what’s wrong with type classes. This post generated some great feedback on Reddit, so I took some of that feedback and incorporated it into a revised version of the post, but I have even more to say about “newtypes," so I decided to write another blog post.
Everyone remembers the problem with SSL 3, right? But we’re also seeing SSL 2 supported. In this post, I will analyze the assertion that the security proposition of the merchant’s site is inconsequential so long as the payment provider is in ship shape.
You may not think of art and technology as intrinsically linked. But both fields are creative, and both are heavily visual. Individuals working in both fields are fascinated by the cutting edge, and they are passionate about their craft - and museums and galleries are taking notice.
I consider software development more art than exact science, and as such, in software development almost always there is not a single way of solving a problem. With applications, REST has risen to popularity, but is it really the greatest fix-all for all your needs?
This really isn't a new tip, but as someone just asked on Twitter for a quick explanation, I thought I'd write it up. If you want to sync Brackets extensions across multiple machines, the easiest way to do it is with Dropbox, or a Dropbox-like service.
One of the general issues with different repos is in merging and checking the diff between the files. It isn't always clear of what's been changed from one side into the next. Is there a way to diff or repo smaller sections of just what you worked on rather than the whole repo, which could result in messy merges?
Startups are one of the fastest growing sectors in entrepreneurship thanks to the largely open source
nature of the Internet and willingness to collaborate online. This week, we explore how that plays out with SpareStub, the New York based company that is about to change how you go to events.
There may be cases when your REST api provides responses that are very long. In order to optimize performance, in this post I will present how you can SELECTIVELY compress your REST API responses, if you’ve built it in Java with Jersey, which is the JAX-RS Reference Implementation (and more).
Burke Holland explains the concept of AngularJS Directives in familiar jQuery terms
Burke Holland looks at what it takes to build a Chrome App and some of the “Gotchas”.
In this tutorial I will show you how to create a Microsoft login button for your website using PHP.Microsoft Log-in means asking user to grant access to his/her Microsoft live information like email id, username etc.
Before going on I have to state that the techniques described in this article serve no practical purpose when we program Java. It is like a crossword or puzzle. Nevertheless, here's a mind puzzler over how to fix all your "null" problems.