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Design Technology

Making CSS Rollover Buttons (Sprite)

I found a really good site that shows how to create a rollover affect by only using CSS. I’ve always used javascript via Dreamweaver, but thought it was very interesting of why using CSS was better. I am now going to use CSS for all my future rollover effects. Why should you use CSS over […]

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Technology

WordPress Search Bar: Clearing Default Text

I’m in the middle of converting seamsboutiquesf.com into a WordPress theme and trying to customize the search bar, I wanted the search bar to show “Search” within the text field. This part was easy. All I had to do was put a value=”Search”. <input type=”text” results=”5″ id=”s” name=”s” value=”Search” /> The problem with this is […]

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Technology

Apple AirPrint

You can now print wirelessly from certain Apple devices, such as the iPhone, iTouch or iPad. It’s a feature that Apple has introduced in its IOS 4.2.1 update. Right now, AirPrint works right out of the box with printers that are AirPrint-enabled. What is AirPrint? AirPrint will enable users to print wirelessly from select apps […]

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Technology

How much cache do you have?

No, I am not miss-spelling cash. I am talking about Web Cache. It’s a feature/service that you knowingly or unknowingly use on a daily basis. “A Web cache sits between one or more Web servers (also known as origin servers) and a client or many clients, and watches requests come by, saving copies of the […]

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MAC

Mac Web Page Redirection

I posted how to redirect web pages for Windows and thought I’d show you how to do it on a Mac. You will need to edit /private/etc/hosts. $ ls -l /private/etc/hosts -rw-r–r– 1 root wheel 746 Oct 4 18:59 /private/etc/hosts $ cat /private/etc/hosts ## # Host Database # # localhost is used to configure the […]