11 COMMENTs
WordPress
Craig Buckler, Jun 27

How to Make WordPress Easier for Clients By Removing Unnecessary Menu Options

In Craig's latest WordPress tutorial he explains how to write a custom plugin which removes items from the main administration menu.
2 COMMENTs
WordPress
Craig Buckler, Jun 21

How to Make WordPress Easier By Removing Widgets, Meta Boxes and Options

In Craig's latest WordPress tutorial he explains how to write a custom plugin which disables update notifications and removes unnecessary dashboard widgets, page and post meta boxes.
17 COMMENTs
Programming
Craig Buckler, Jun 21

Mozilla Release Firefox 5

Firefox 5 has arrived three months after version 4 was released. Craig looks at the new features and discusses Mozilla's rapid update schedule.
1 COMMENT
WordPress
Craig Buckler, Jun 20

How to Write Your Own Easy-Administration WordPress Plugin

Craig provides a simple tutorial which explains how to write a plugin which makes the WordPress administration panels easier for your clients with custom branding and support messages.
18 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Sep 29

OpenOffice.org Abandons Oracle to Become LibreOffice

Control of the OpenOffice suite has been grappled from Oracle in a bid to create a truly independent open source product. Craig discusses whether this will liberate development or confuse users.
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Craig Buckler, Feb 06

Google Offers Cash For Bugs

Have you been hacking Google's code? The corporation is offering a financial reward for any security bug you encounter in Chrome OS or the Chrome browser.
10 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Jan 23

Firefox 3.6 Is Out Now

Craig looks at Firefox 3.6, the newly-released version of Mozilla's popular open source browser.
6 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Dec 29

How to Use Branched Snapshots in VirtualBox

VirtualBox's branched snapshots allow you to create any number of virtual machines from a single root VM. Craig describes how web developers can benefit from the new feature.
8 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Dec 28

What's New in VirtualBox 3.1.x

VirtualBox 3.1 was recently released. The virtual machine emulator is better than ever and offers a number of new features that web developers will find useful.
11 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Dec 10

Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0 Released

Mozilla's Thunderbird 3.0 email client has been released. The application has some great new features, but would you use it in preference to your favorite webmail system?
4 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Aug 05

We Want You: Join the SitePoint Community's bbPress Theme Project!

On the SitePoint Forums, our community has cooked up a fun new project: we’re building a new theme for bbPress, the groovy, open source forum by the creators of WordPress, and it's time for you to get involved!
25 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Jul 09

Has Microsoft Killed the Linux Netbook?

Netbooks now account for 20% of all laptop sales. Whilst they may have begun as simple low-powered Linux devices, are they now evolving into high-specification Windows-only PCs?
1 COMMENT
Programming
Craig Buckler, May 28

The Future of Flash and the Return of ColdFusion

With 46 sessions over two days, the recent WebDU conference delivered the goods for developers working with Flash, Flex, AIR and ColdFusion. Kay penned a few thoughts after the first day.
7 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, May 19

A Solution to VirtualBox 2.2.2 Upgrading Problems

Sun released version 2.2.2 of VirtualBox shortly after Craig's glowing review. Unfortunately, several people have experienced upgrading problems, so Craig is back with a solution...
Programming
Craig Buckler, May 15

Add this Flex 3 Pocket Guide to Your Library ... for Free!

Our latest Adobe-sponsored giveaway is live, and up for grabs this time are 100 copies of the excellent book, Getting Started with Flex 3, delivered to your door.
17 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Dec 12

Google Chrome Leaves Beta

Just 100 days after launching their Chrome browser, Google has removed the beta label, declaring the browser stable enough and fast enough. Though Chrome still lacks some key features that modern web browsers need, it is nonetheless an important part of Google's Web OS strategy.
8 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Jan 19

Sun Buys MySQL For $1 Billion

Web
Craig Buckler, Aug 04

OSCON 2007: People Hacks

5 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Aug 04

OSCON 2007: Managing Technical Debt

2 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Aug 04

OSCON 2007: The Holistic Programmer

21 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Aug 24

Open Source Image Archiving: Exif, IPTC, XMP and all that

5 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Aug 05

OSCON 2006: TimeTravel Tables in PostgreSQL

1 COMMENT
Web
Craig Buckler, Aug 05

OSCON 2006: Big Bad PostgreSQL

13 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Jan 18

Track Your Hacks with CVS