Codeigniter 1.7 Professional Development Book Review


Some days ago I got this book from packt. I skimmed all the chapters of this book and read details some chapters. This is a very good book to start developing web application using Codeigniter framework. The writer Adam Griffiths nicely describes details of this framework. Beside codeigniter framework, the writer also mentioned how to

User’s Demographic Data from Facebook


Sometimes you may need to collect facebook user’s basic data for your website or application. Then you’ve to call graph api or legacy api or fql query to collect some specific data. This is a basic requirements for most of the fbconnect base website or facebook application. For this reason, here I’m sharing the code,

Open Graph Protocol Design


If you want to make your website as a part of social web you should implement the Open Graph protocol. It allows any web page to become a rich object in any social graph, making it easy to find what people are liking across the Web — from a movie to a blog. Checkout the

Graph api & javascript base Facebook Connect tutorial


Some days ago facebook released their new graph api system to develop social sites more easily. Its really cool and I personally like the facebook’s new graph api system.  Facebook also updated their old facebook connect system and provided better way to integrate facebook connect feature, user authentication and calling facebook api from website. In

Amazon S3 vs Rackspace cloud files


I have been using rackspace cloud storage as a CDN for my site for some months. Before moving to rackspace I first used Amazon S3 and my overall experience is amazon S3 is slower than rackspace. Some of my senior brothers also told me that, but I first didn’t believe them. But practically when I

Using MySQL Stored Procedure to create sample data


MySQL stored procedures are programs that are stored and can be executed on the MySQL server. You can call stored procedure from any application over a distributed network. Stored procedures provide a means of interacting in a prescribed way with the database without placing any additional traffic on the network. Here I’m describing a stored

MySQL random data selection


Some days ago I was working in a vocabulary game and dictionary. The dictionary contains 1,10,000 words and meanings. I developed a vocabulary game where I had to randomly choose 10 words out of 1,10,000 dataset. Here I’m describing the possible solutions for this problem and which solution I used. Data table Table name is