Archive for September, 2008

Google Chrome fails some Ajax Apps ? It fails to load some Facebook apps


Google Chrome is supposed to work well with every single ajax-based applications. But surprisingly, it seems to fail loading some facebook apps. For example the Facbook Blog RSS Feed reader, it was taking extremely long time to load. And I assumed the page didn’t load at all. The page was loaded pretty fast on Firefox, which took less than few seconds.

How to get rid of error or warning messages output by PHP in a programatic way for a production PHP web app

Lets say you’re on a shared hosting, or you’re only a programmer which you have NO control at all on the error warning messages output by PHP, such as those E_WARNING, E_ALL, E_STRICT etc.

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How to write your own cloaking detector in PHP

Cloaking is black hat SEO that we always hate, especially running wordpress that always gets hacked with spam links injection at the bottom of your footer page.

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JotForm – an online web form builder


Somehow it’s kind of time consuming to create a web form. Of course, if you’re pretty familiar with HTML coding like me, it wouldn’t be a problem. Just start typing those HTML tags <table></table><form></form><input type=…/><select>, adding some JavaScript codes and CSS to blend it up nice with verification and themes, shall do.

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Ask Alexia – the ajax search engine

I’ve developed great passion in developing applications in ajax since it was introduced a couple of years ago. And of course over the Internet now, they’ve been tons of ajax-based applications. And the only ajax app that I’ve got online is my own-developed Ask Alexia search engine

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Customize your own search engine on Google Chrome, I’ve added AskAlexia as the default search


One of the features on Google Chrome is to allow you to customize your own search engine to forward the search to when you type the search keywords on the address bar on top. Go to the little tool and then options, you’ll see the windows popped as follows:

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Google Chrome – A browser made by Google

Google Chrome is a new browser developed by Google and released under open source license. And Google Chrome has just been released today.

Various questions have surfaced such as whether this new Chrome Browser can kill those already famous such as IE, Mozilla Firefox etc. It seems to say that the Chrome is meant for browsing applications instead of browsing web pages only.

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NaviCat Oracle GUI admin tool has been released


NaviCat used to be available as an db administrative tool only for the MySQL and PostGreSQL databases. But now they’ve got an Oracle version for it.

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Google launches Video for business aka YouTube for the enterprise

Google Video for Business
A few months ago, a co-worker from a partner company was asking me how to setup a portal for the company to let those employees to upload their captured video files on those construction sites, to be shared on this portal for other employees to view.

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