by Craig Mayhew

Tweets Backup Script

So I wanted to backup and archive my tweets. I threw together this quick and dirty script to retrieve the last 200 tweets of a twitter user (In this case, me).

Latest source code available here: …

PHP   Tweets   Script   Twitter  

Automatically reboot minecraft on crashes

The latest version of minecraft has been extremely unstable for me, so I've written this quick script to automatically check if minecraft is running - and reboot it within 30 seconds if it isn't. You will need php…

PHP   Minecraft  

PHP email validation using regex

I keep seeing PHP where the programmer has written a regular expression to validate an email address.

Don't do that! Use the filter_var() function that php comes with out of the box.

$emailAddress =…

PHP   Validation  


Back from phpuk2010 and feeling like I really want to contribute to some open source projects! I'll summarize the main points I took away from each of the talks I attended.

Josh Holmes - Keynote talk - The Lost Art…

PHP   phpuk2010   MySQL   CoucheDB   phpuk  

PHP UK Conference 2009

Wow, that was worth the wait. I don't think I've ever picked up so much knowledge in one day since college. Great organization and an all round brilliant day!

Here's a summary of the talks I attended but I…

windows   PHP   Aral Balkan   Soria Parra   Sharding   Sabastian Bergmann   Hank Janssen   Mihai Corlan   Chris Shiflett   PHP2009   phpuk  

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