Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Setting up a Virtual Host in Linux (Ubuntu)

There are times when you use a framework such as Symfony or Laravel, there are configurations that needs to be done. One of that configuration is pointing your path to web folder (Symfony) or public folder (Laravel) when you are preparing a hostname for your site. The advantage of this is protecting your files what can be seen publicly and what's not. So, today, I'll be setting up virtual host in Linux Ubuntu.

Friday, November 9, 2012

MySQL Binlog problem

I don't know what happened but when I started my wamp server, it does not turn my wamp icon to full white. I stops at being 1/3 in yellow. But last time I opened my wamp, it was perfectly ok. Weird, so I started to look for solutions to fix this.

Sunday, August 5, 2012

Google Devfest 2012

Today, I went to a seminar called Google DevFest Philippines. Basically, It's an annual presentation of different google technologies. What's the latest trend in Google; Some introduction about google projects; Showing some cool stuff and so on.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

How To Configure Proxy Settings In Eclipse

Eclipse IDE may need access to the Internet for some plugins install and update. Most of the time, we need proxy so that we can pass thru and update these plugins. For those who are insterested how to do this, read on.

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Setup free web hosting and free web domain

We create great designs and great works but how do we display it online? Well, we could use online and easy to use blogging tools like blogger and wordpress, but sometimes we just don't like the domain name to contain, or So here's the trick, you could purchase a domain name or just use free stuff like

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Makeup in Photoshop

Not everybody is gifted to have a beautiful picture perfect face that we most certainly want. Good thing there is Adobe Photoshop, a simple editting tool that we can use to enhance the picture that was taken. In this tutorial, we will be enhancing the face of Scarlett Johansson. Read on to find out how.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Remove SVN, Add SVN in Linux

There are times we just want to copy the source files and add it to SVN. The problem is, if we copy the whole folder, we also copy the SVN link. You could remove the ".svn" one by one, but then again, that would be REALLY tedious.

Saturday, March 10, 2012

Connect WAMP 2 server to PosgreSQL Database

For those who want to connect to PosgreSQL using WAMP as your server, just follow the procedure and you'll be ready to start!

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

WAMP Server 2 HTTPS SSL Configuration

What I want to achieve is to send email from my localhost host to my gmail account. But since Gmail uses SSL encryption, I figured that I need to enable SSL of my WAMP server.

Thursday, January 19, 2012


I was pondering what is the difference of MyISAM and InnoDB? They are both types of database in MySQL. For MySQL v5.4 and lower, the default is MyISAM; For MySQL v5.5 and higher, the default is InnoDB. What is their difference? How will I know what to choose? Choosing the right type is crucial in database designing.