Applicazioni cross browser e cross device

Quest’anno a SMAU ho affrontato un discorso che avevo iniziato al W3C Italia a maggio. Esplodendo alcuni concetti, rimuovendo molti tecnicismi e introducendo nuovi pensieri.

Alla sede italiana del W3C per parlare di HTML5 e CSS3 il 31 Maggio 2013

Qualche settimana fa la sede italiana del W3C aveva annunciato tramite il suo sito la preparazione di un evento incentrato su HTML5 e CSS3. Tale evento che si terrà a Pisa, nella sede italiana del W3C, prevede la partecipazione di personalità di un certo rilievo quali Bert Bos e Bernard Gidon. L’evento organizzato con IWA Italy ed altre grandi [...] Read More

How to convert HTML page to ODT or DOC document

Just few days ago I’ve explained how to use LibreOffice in headless mode. Today I will describe how to convert an HTML page into an ODT, PDF and DOC document.

How to make libreoffice headless to work on CentOS 6.3

In the latest days I was wondering how to make a minimal file-server able to convert some documents readable from LibreOffice to PDF. The first thing I’ve done was to install a Virtual Machine with CentOS 6.3 Minimal (No serverX, no WebServer… just, network and few other functionalities).

Create a repeated section with jQuery

The script in this post, allows you to create a repeated section where “add” link adds a new section identical to the current one below, while the “remove” link will remove the current section.

Modality: a simple jQuery Modal Box plugin

In the latest weekend I’ve developed Modality, a simple plugin for jQuery that help  to produce a modal box from existing Dom element. License and Usage The plugin is available on GitHub under General Public License (GPL) v 2.0. A working demo is available here. Compatibility The plugin was tested with: Mozilla Firefox v. 19.0 Chromium [...] Read More

WordPress: differences between update_user_meta and update_user_option

Today I was wondering about differences between update_user_meta and update_user_option methods, and Googling about them I didn’t discovered clear differences. In WordPress too the two methods sometimes overlap. I think that a misunderstanding of those methods could cause an heavy headache!