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25 Dec
2012

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Deus Ex 1 updated graphics in 2012

(This is not so much a game review but more an update).

UPDATE: I have created a more detailed install Deus Ex 1 with Wineskin guide Read it here…

I have always wanted to play the original and still the best Deus Ex 1 on my Apple Mac natively (after apple ditched Mac OS 9 Classic support in Mac OS 10.5). This was only possible by installing a windows version via wineskin. But like a lot of other people I have always wanted the textures and models to be of a higher quality. And now this is possible, but trust me it’s not that easy to set up on a Mac. Plus the files size changes from 500MB to 4.5GB!

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06 Dec
2012

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jQuery datepicker disable dates

Here is a nifty little script for disabling dates, if you are using the jQuery datepicker.

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29 Nov
2012

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Fix html table width with CSS

Sometimes when outputting data in a table based layout you may find the size and width differ depending on the content, so to fix the tables and all the inner columns width use the below CSS.

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28 Nov
2012

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Call CodeIgniter MySQL query inside a helper file

This is a short snippet of php code if you want to use a CodeIgniter database query inside a helper file/function which is based in the following folder ‘application/helpers/‘.

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21 Nov
2012

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Should we be using CodeIgniter?

For me as a freelancer I would answer the question ‘Should we be using CodeIgniter?‘ and say ‘its dependent on the individual project at hand‘ or when I walk into a studio ‘it depends on whats already been done!‘. But either way, no php developer can deny the demand for MVC (Model View Controller) frameworks has gone up considerably, especially in the freelance world.

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