Taking time to write about development


Reading a websites contents using PHP and XPath

Following on from my previous post Scraping data with PHP and cURL today I’m going to show you about reading a websites contents using PHP and XPath. One of the biggest problems I have faced when dealing with a scraped web page (read: block of HTML) is how to go about getting specific text elements out of […]

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Raspberry Pi and Motion (Weather App Pt 2)

Part 2 in this series is going to show you how to setup Raspberry Pi and Motion in order to snap a picture every 10 minutes or so. If you haven’t already read Part 1 in this series to check out how to set up a Raspberry Pi temperature sensor with the DS18B20 sensor. Having […]

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The dev hour begins

The first few years of my working life has seen me fall slightly behind in the world of web development so I’m taking the time to get a blog together to write down my findings and any interesting little tidbits (/titbits) I find along the way.   Bare with me as I try to catch […]