Yeoman, AngularJS and PHP

I recently started playing around with Slim.php and trying to build a semi-decoupled AngularJS app with Yeoman and a php restful API. One thing I needed to be able to do was serve the PHP files, which grunt-contrib-connect doesn’t do out of the box. So instead of making connect middleware to do this, I found […]

PHP, MongoDB and MAMP

Wife is out, kids asleep, perfect let’s code. Let’s do something I’ve never done, like write a RESTful endpoint using slim.php and mongoDB. How hard can that be? Wait, what? PHP doesn’t do mongoDB out of the box? K, cool, I gots this. Install driver into MAMP… pecl install mongo … … … 1 error […]

I want my old chrome back

Recently Google Chrome changed the launch page from the apps view to their new “New Tab Page” which is just a headless Google search page. That wasn’t cool with me so here is how you go about getting your old Google Chrome apps page back. Open Google Chrome. Open Google Chrome Preferences. Click the Open […]