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Solr Suggester config example

Solr Suggester config example

I couldn’t seem to get the Solr Suggester feature to work from the official docs examples so thought I’d document my working example. In my case I wanted to suggest locations based on data currently within the index. within solrconfig.xml  ...
PHP Interface example

PHP Interface example

I’ve never really come across the need to use an interface, and usually just use inheritance to extend whatever class I needed to. Recently though I needed a generic base caching class, which would have other classes implement there own methods. interface...
Stackoverflow as a rubber duck

Stackoverflow as a rubber duck

This week we had the director of an external agency in the office. During a meeting with him he brought up that back in the old days of cubicle programmers, some would have ‘cardboard cutouts‘ to bounce ideas off when they got stuck with a problem.  ...
How to upload pre-made videos to Instagram

How to upload pre-made videos to Instagram

UPDATE: Instagram now allow uploads from your gallery, making this post redundant. 🙂 A few days ago Instagram added the ability to upload short video clips as well as photos using its mobile app. In the same way as Vine though, you can’t upload videos that are...