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Stop SPAM with CAPTCHA!

Every web site today pretty much accepts input from users. Unfortunately this almost always means that the site will accept input from bots, and malicious attackers. Why must people make the internet such a hostile place? Well luckily there are neat, and FREE tools to help developers stop this type of stuff. Let’s focus on […]

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Great Bands – I Just Heard of

Satellite radio is good for so many things, the un-sensored DJs, very specific music on stations, and hearing music from bands that I don’t think that I would ever hear of otherwise. Here is a quick run down of some great bands that I have picked up either through Satellite or iTunes Genius. Bloodsimple Hellya […]

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Campravan.com Makeover – May 16, 2011

That’s right, Campravan is finally getting the page that it should have had weeks ago. It is very eye pleasing I think but it is still not going to be fully functional. For a place holder this is one really crazy page. And yes, it is only one freakn’ page! CSS, HTML, PHP, JavaScript, and […]

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Back to the Books

The Campravan project is still being designed and barely any development has been done on it. That is because like anything it is harder to plan and design a solution than it is to implement it properly the first time. It was revealed very quickly to me that I would need to leverage various different […]

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Love to Camp but …

Do you love to go camping but getting there just isn’t fun? I used to have that problem and then I decided that I was going to get myself a Jeep Wrangler. This was a month or two ago and I have to tell you, if you are used to a Bentley or something this […]

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iPhone – Quick Tip

Well I don’t know if this is posted anywhere or not as I found this out by mistake. I am a little paranoid with security so of course I have a password on my iPhone and you can not get in without it after it is locked. Nice little feature but it was sure ticking […]

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PHP + IE8 + PDF + SSL = Not Cool!

Well it is now after my good 5 hour battle with Internet Explorer 8 and I have come out victorious! The nice little PHP Site that I mentioned a few days ago running on SSL, that I thought was finally fixed, wasn’t. Apparently the majority of users run IE 8 and I tested the site […]

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SQL Injection – It really does work

Well I can’t believe it, after all these years of writing PHP websites with MySQL I finally had a site that was worth the effort to buy an SSL cert and test for SQL Injection. This attack has always facinated me because of it’s simplicity and destructive capability. So here was what happened. I wrote […]

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