Quick Tip: Prevent Facebook PHP SDK Failing in IE9

Whilst recently developing Harmony’s latest offering; 3D.me – A Facebook canvas application built on top of our Onvert augmented reality platform, I came across an intriguing issue; calling $facebook->getUser() kept failing in Internet Explorer with no obvious reason why – The app kept getting stuck in the canvas refresh loop of doom.

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CodeIgniter Documentation News Tutorial Follow-on – Adding the Ability to Edit

The official CodeIgniter documentation contains a useful tutorial on how to use CodeIgniter to create a news section on a website. Unfortunately the tutorial only shows you how to list news, view individual news posts and create new news posts. In this tutorial I will be showing how to extend this code to include the ability to edit news. I’m assuming you are using CodeIgniter 2.1 and have followed the tutorials for static pages, news section and create news items.

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Getting Started with Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality (AR) is taking over were virtual reality has been failing over the years – except this time it’s different. The biggest failing with virtual reality is the simple fact that it is too discontented from, well, reality. Step in augmented reality. Augmented reality is already breaking through in to mainstream society and has been for a few years; star viewing apps, Layar and Wikitude are all extremely popular on various smart phone platforms.

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Common Logic Checks in PHP from a Classic ASP Perspective

Ask anyone who has ever written code in different languages and they will tell you; once you’ve learnt one language you’ve learnt them all. That’s not to say learning one makes you fluent in all – far from it, even the most similar of languages have different enough to cause headaches – but for each programming language you learn, the next becomes easier. This is because at the heart of every language are two basic functions; logic checks and loops.

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How to Improve your Hotel Website Site by Exactly 100 Percent

Given the current economical climate a lot of hotel chains and family run hotels are suffering as people are pinching the pennies and are less likely to go away for a nice weekend break on impulse. An easy and cheap way to improve your site view to booking ratio is to make sure you not only maintain your website but also strive to continually improve it and engage your site visitors with easy to find information and clear, up to date, hotel photography.

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