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New Version of PHPeseller

The latest version of PHP-eSeller now uses HTML 5 for audio previews instead of flash. This means that PHP-eSeller will work better on tablets and computers that do not support flash such as Apple iPads.,/phpeseller  

Using an audio HTML 5 preview clip with small buttons

If you are using <audio> tag to allow viewers to hear audio clips but you want just a simple small button rather than the default button, then this describes a method using jquery. One issue with the <audio> display is

Update to PHP-KeyCodes

PHP-KeyCodes admin area has been updated to improve its look at feel and give it a more modern appearance. There is little in the way of technical change and so there is no requirement to upgrade any versions.

Update to PHP Tutorials: Programming with MySQL and PHP

The book PHP Tutorials: Programming with MySQL and PHP which you can buy as a paper back or as an ebook from Amazon has been updated with a few extra changes and modifications. The book is available from Amazon at

How to stop the deduction by Amazon of 30% tax for non-US residence for book sales

If you write and sell eBooks on Kindle and CreateSpace, and you are not a residence of the US, any sells made in the US have 30% tax deducted at source. On top of that you will have to pay

How long does it take for a new web site to appear in Google?

It is quite easy nowadays to get your web site indexed by Google by signing up to Google Webmasters and submitting an XML sitemap. Within a day or two Google will have indexed your pages, or at least some of

Installing MySQL on Raspberry Pi

When installing MySQL onto a Raspberry Pi, you may receive an error which can be very difficult to identify. The installation may fail and the MySQL server will not start. This could be an issue to do with the SD

Adding a virtual directory (folder) to Apache XAMPP or similar application

Suppose that you have installed XAMPP at c:\xampp This will mean you place your web files at C:\xampp\htdocs Now you want to start developing your project, so what you could do is copy all your files to the C:\xampp\htdocs or

Upgrade PHP to latest version on Raspberry Pi 2

If you have a Raspberry Pi 2 you will be have PHP 5.4 installed. If you want to upgrade to PHP 5.6 or whatever is the latest version, you will have to download the source files, and compile the application.

PayPal upgrade to Certificate which may affect IPN based programs and scripts

There appears to be quite a bit of chat about the changes that PayPal are making to their system to allow SHA-256 during September 2015. This is to do with improving the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) security and is used