Archives for November 2009

Facebook Goes Live with Bookmark Prompt

A couple of months ago, Facebook announced some ambitious changes to their API. We're now starting to see some of the first of the newly announced features be released into the wild. A couple of weeks ago, Facebook added the ability for developers to ask prompt to bookmark their application. Previously, users were only able to add bookmarks using … [Read more...]

How to Build a Code Igniter Development and Testing Environment on Windows

I've been playing around with the Code Igniter Framework for PHP over the last couple of weeks, primarily because Net Tuts has a series of 6 high-quality screencasts showing off some basic functionality of the framework. Essentially, Code Igniter provides some additional functionality and provides a standardized means of creating pages and methods … [Read more...]

How to Post to Facebook’s “Stream” using Facebook Connect and XFBML

For my day job, I've been developing a facebook application to coincide with its annual SpayDay event. Developing the application has caused several headaches, but once I realized that the majority of the facebook integration wouldn't happen from the Facebook Developer Toolkit (an ASP.NET Facebook Development Framework), and instead from … [Read more...]