FIX : Skype for Ubuntu crashes

If you're experiencing issues with Skype while using Ubuntu here is a quick fix. 1. It is best to remove your previous installation. [crayon-59238a8c2a09b734115803/] 2. Do an overall update of Ubuntu [crayon-59238a8c2a0a0484279987/] 3. Update...

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Change Magento Admin Url Magento 1.7.x

This is a handy tip to help you protect your Magento backend against Hackers and brute-force attacks. I recommend you change the default URL to the Magento Admin Panel.  It is really quick to do and adds an additional layer of security to your site.

5 tips for effective work from home

Many freelancers, independent professionals and over the last decade or so more and more corporate employees are choosing to work from home. Many make the choice for practical reasons, such...

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What is BYOD ?

In this post we address a popular question being asked by many Small and Medium Enterprises, What is BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) and why should we care? This...

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Code Golf : Beware of taking your hobby to work

In this post I aim to address the issue of over optimizing software code in enterprise software applications.  Looking for ways to optimize code and learning new techniques and concepts really make software development fun, but writing over optimized code does come with a health warning and can have some serious side effects on your project.
In order to provide some examples of optimized code, I have used PHP, but it should be borne in mind that the concepts and principles in this article can used in all programming languages.

The cloud and small businesses

There is a lot of hype in the media regarding Cloud Computing. There are a number of self-proclaimed cloud experts, extolling the virtues and benefits of cloud computing to small businesses with every breath.  We’ll briefly examine if any of these claims are true or merely part and parcel of over hyped technological solutions.

Add custom fields to MVC4 simple membership

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); MVC 4 there is shipped with Membership Provider and a Simple Membership Provider to enable quick and easy site login functionality for the MVC...

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