The inspiration to make my own Pokémon Go scanner came from this great site FastPokeMap.se (and Twitter feed). Try this site first before venturing out to make your own scanner. It’s a neat site, but unfortunately each scan is slow takes upwards of 20 seconds, and the failure rate is high. It’s strength comes from […]
Using a fabulous WordPress plugin called External Links to put little arrow icons beside external links was the task this morning. Installation and setup took less than 60 seconds and all worked well. But wait, there are arrow icons in my header navigation links. Surely as per the documentation I can add the noicon class […]
Sometimes one of my sites is under attack from a click-fraud campaign. I needed to devise a way to detect such an attack and instantly and automatically change my Cloudflare security level from ‘medium’ to ‘under attack’. When in under-attack mode, Cloudflare performs additional browser checks to filter out robots. It doesn’t stop all the […]
That was really a really high bridge – 70m – and the river was shallow beneath us. There was no one else there. The team of jump masters was ready for just us two. It was amazing, like we had the whole valley to ourselves, Alex and I. We wanted an adventure, something we’d never […]
I use PHPStorm daily and it’s nice to remember the shortcuts. Sitepoint has a great run down of productivity shortcuts. I’m reproducing my favorite ones here. This comes straight from Sitepoint. PhpStorm remembers multiple clipboard contents – you can press CTRL+SHIFT+V to summon a popup which lets you paste clipboard content that’s less recent than […]
Welcome! I usually keep my writing in my source code comments, or in Evernote, or on Stackoverflow.com, but it makes sense to keep my most useful snippets and research in one central place. This site is more for my own reference, but enjoy if something here helps you.