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New features in PHP 5.4 version

New features in PHP 5.4 version

The process to release PHP 5.4 is moving on. As you probably know, the updates that were intended for postponed PHP 6 were added to PHP 5.4.0 instead, so now PHP includes...

How to calculate distances in PHP

How to calculate distances in PHP

Here is a very handy function, which calculate the distance from a point A to a point B, using latitudes and longitudes. The function can return the distance in miles,...

Installing PHP 5.3.0 for Windows Apache 2 Server

Installing PHP 5.3.0 for Windows Apache 2 Server

This tutorial shows how to install PHP 5.3.0 for your Windows XP/Vista 32-bit/64-bit Apache 2.2.13 HTTP web server.

Generate Dynamic Favicon in PHP

Generate Dynamic Favicon in PHP

Gmail has just launched small but really useful feature in Gmail Labs. Dynamic Favicon showing unread email counts directly in your browser tab icon. If your browser window has lots and lots...

Built-in Web Server Environment in PHP 5.4

Built-in Web Server Environment in PHP 5.4

Well, here is some really good news for the PHP Development community. Till now (as of PHP 5.3) all developers had to set up a web-server environment such as Apache...

PHP and htaccess tips and tricks

PHP and htaccess tips and tricks

17 useful htaccess tips and tricks – http://www.queness.com/post/5421/17-useful-htaccess-tricks-and-tips How to get all social media members count by using php Feedburner Twitter Facebook Delicious It grab the total number of twitter followers,...

Get domain favicon using PHP and Google

Get domain favicon using PHP and Google

These days, many websites or webapps are using favicons from other websites. Displaying a favicon on your own site is pretty easy using Google and some PHP. function get_favicon($url){ $url...

Load Time in PHP

Load Time in PHP

This one is a must for developers and system admins. You need to know how long your site takes to load. Nobody sticks around waiting for a site to load...