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Preventing a WordPress Theme from Updating
Sometimes developers like to hack a theme and then refactor the modification later, so you need to disable a WordPress Theme from updating and overwriting your changes.
Building Your First iOS App with Xamarin for Visual Studio
There's a great video introduction in building your first iOS app using Xamarin.
Manually Moving a WordPress Site to Localhost/WAMP
When I'm asked to make changes to a live WordPress site (especially code changes for plugins and themes) I like to take a local copy for development. Moving a WordPress site to a local host is not too difficult, but there are a few problems which you will probably find along the way.
Renaming a MySQL Table using phpMyAdmin
It's not often you need to rename a database table but if you do and it's in a MySQL database then here's how to change the name using phpMyAdmin.
Phishing Attacks: How to Recognise and Avoid them
Phishing attacks can be very sophisticated and even deceive IT professionals, but many can be recognised with experience. You should try to learn about them as they may seriously affect your business and private life as well as costing you money.
Android Versions and Names
Android, the mobile operating system owned by Google and based on Linux, has evolved through many versions with strangely playful food-related names like Jelly Bean and Ice Cream Sandwich. Here are the released versions.
The Observer Pattern in JavaScript
The Observer Pattern is one of the most used patterns in modern software. It's easy to understand, it's fairly obvious to recognise where it may be useful and it's straightforward to implement in JavaScript.
JavaScript: Creating 2-Dimensional or Multidimensional Arrays
How to create 2-Dimensional or Multidimensional Arrays in JavaScript.
JavaScript Arrays
Arrays in JavaScript are fairly easy but can sometimes be a little confusing. Here's a quick intro.
Javascript: Generate Random Integer Between Min and Max
A newbies guide to generating a Random Number in JavaScript.
The Top 20 Most Popular LMS (Learning management systems) Software Infographic
Top LMS (Learning management systems) that are used by academic institutions and education companies to manage, track, and deliver courses and training programs.
Visual Studio 2015 Update 3 Released
Visual Studio 2015 Update 3 with a mixture of improvements and support. Microsoft have said to have concentrated on reducing the high memory consumption which in turn sometimes affected performance. But there's plenty more too.

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