Just a quick post here with a tip that may help you if, like me, you’re struggling getting Laravel’s php artisan migrate command to work. In my case I was receiving no output whatsoever - no error messages, no logs - and my app was able to write to the database so I knew the credentials were correct, which made… read more →
Posted on Friday, 29th April 2016.
I’m currently working on a side project (coming soon, hopefully!) that uses HTML5 audio. Working locally everything was fine but when I tested on the server I ran into a problem caused by the fact that the audio takes a few seconds to load properly and start playing. That made me realise I hadn’t considered what would happen on a… read more →
Posted on Thursday, 26th February 2015.
Posted on Tuesday, 10th February 2015.
Posted on Thursday, 6th November 2014.
Isn’t Wikipedia amazing? Yeah, it’s the butt of jokes about people not researching stuff properly but if you stop and think about it, it’s an incredible thing. A repository of huge swathes of human knowledge, available to (almost) all, for free, any time of day or night, in a whole bunch of different languages and dialects. Truly awesome. One area… read more →
I’m sure I don’t need to extol the virtues of working locally via MAMP Pro. One thing that has always annoyed me though is that to test on devices other than my main box, I’d have to either upload the files to a server or fiddle with something like DynDNS. Recently though, I discovered xip.io. It’s a neat little service… read more →
Posted on Friday, 15th February 2013.