CodeIgniter 2.0 Is Baking

Just when I was loosing all hopes about CodeIgniter, yesterday EllisLab announced about their move to assembla and mercurial, in that there was a small but significant news about CodeIgniter 2.0. A quick look into the change log revealed PHP 4 support is deprecated. Features new to 2.0.0 may not be support PHP 4, and […]

How to get Latitude/Longitude from an address (or Geocoding ) using PHP

While Google’s documents for maps API does good job in showing how to get lat/long from an address in JavaScript they do not really show any example of doing the same with PHP.   So to make you life simple here is a small script in PHP that does that.     $geocode=file_get_contents(‘,+Jangli+Maharaj+Road,+Deccan+Gymkhana,+Pune,+Maharashtra,+India&sensor=false’); $output= json_decode($geocode); […]

Backup your WordPress blog to Rackspace Cloud Files

  Update :  This plugin is not available any more. You may want to check   We all have heard of importance of regular backups, but for a long time I had neglected it for my blog. But recently things happened that prompted me to take backups. While I was looking for option to keep backups, […]

PHPCamp is Back

Preparations are on for second edition of India’s biggest un-conference for PHP developers. It is going to be held on 9 January 2010 at Symbiosis Centre For Distance Learning, Pune. Check out the talks and if you think you can give a better one then please propose your talk. If you have not registered yet, […]