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The placeholder attribute specifies a short hint that describes the expected value of an input field, the short hint is displayed in the input field before the user enters a value. The placeholder attribute is supported in Internet Explorer 10, Firefox,  [ Read More ]

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could offer users where they can just speak instead of typing? Well all you need to do is to add keyword ‘x-webkit-speech’ to the existing textbox. <input type="text" name="search" /> Try out a live  [ Read More ]

Handling query strings using java script is quite tough. If we Google it, we find lots of solutions, however most of the solutions are complicated or not generic. Years back I got one solution, but I have no idea who  [ Read More ]

A database index is a data structure that improves the speed of data retrieval operations on a database table at the cost of slower writes and the use of more storage space. Indexes can be created using one or more  [ Read More ]

Access specifiers  (or access modifiers) are keywords in object-oriented languages that set the accessibility of classes, methods, and other members. Access modifiers are a specific part of programming language syntax used to facilitate the encapsulation of components. There are 5  [ Read More ]

Simple and stylish Drop down using CSS

We have found a simple and decent way to achieve stylish select dropdown using CSS. It works across all browsers, simple to implement and moreover stylish. 1. Create a normal select dropdown as follows: <select id="ddlCountry"> <option value=""> --- Choose  [ Read More ]

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) is the latest version of the Android platform for phones, tablets, and more. Android-x86 gives everyone a way to install Android on Intel netbooks. Well I will also explain how to enable dual boot with Ubuntu.  [ Read More ]

Visual Explanation of SQL Joins

An SQL join clause combines records from two or more tables in a database. ANSI standard SQL specifies four types of JOINs: INNER, OUTER, LEFT, and RIGHT. Since SQL joins appear to be set-based, its easy to explain using Venn  [ Read More ]

Visual Image loader using jQuery

There is a excellent jQuery script which creates visual image loading effect, while the image actually loads. When the page is initialized, an animated preloader will take it’s place creating the “image loading” effect. Once the image is ready to be  [ Read More ]

Generate Text Image using PHP

Generating Text Image Logo using PHP is quite simple and straight forward. May be the following code might help you to create logos, captcha, titles etc… if (!(file_exists("logophilip.png"))) // Checks file exist or not { $imgvalue = "Philip Tiju Abraham";  [ Read More ]