WoW Raiding: My UI Addons

Posted on May 25, 2011 by Jimmy K. in Gaming.

I hate the default WoW user interface. There, I said it. It has too much crap floating around and it absolutely drives me nuts. As some of you may know, I raid with a guild on Uldaman-US called Fire Swamp Survivors. If you’re serious about raiding (aka you want to make intelligent decisions), then you [...]

 

How fast do your WordPress pages load?

Posted on May 21, 2011 by Jimmy K. in Articles, Tutorials.

This page was loaded in {CurrentLoadTime} seconds! Go ahead, refresh this page and the load time value you just read will change. This is possible because I wrote a WordPress plugin that calculates the time it takes to load a page from start to finish. This is the first plugin I have ever created for [...]

 

Protect yourself online with PeerBlock.

Posted on May 18, 2011 by Jimmy K. in Articles, Resources.

The Internet contains an unlimited number of websites and pages. While most websites are harmless and their primary focus is to share information, some websites are malicious and will stop at nothing to acquire your personal information or cause harm to your computer. These websites actively spread viruses and malicious programs in an attempt to [...]

 

PHP: My preferred MySQLGoodies class.

Posted on May 4, 2011 by Jimmy K. in Articles, Tutorials.

I use a lot of the same functions over and over again for almost every project I work on. A perfect example of what I’m talking about is MySQL-related functions. One day I asked myself, I said, “Self. Why are we hunting for previously-written functions, copying them, and pasting them into the project folder?!” I [...]

 

Jan’alai’s Spaulders, Incineratus & Mr. Robot

Posted on May 3, 2011 by Jimmy K. in Gaming.

Last night was a really, really good raid night for me. I’ve been hearing about this website for lazy people called Ask Mr. Robot and last night before the raid I decided to give it a shot. Mr. Robot is a World of Warcraft gear optimization and theorycrafting website. Basically this website analyzes your gear, [...]