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Android browser autofit fix

The built in Android browser for versions 4.something onwards have an annoying little feature called auto-fit turned on automatically. What this does is fix the width of the primary text column to be as wide as the …

301 redirect with args in .htaccess

If you ever need to redirect one domain name to another (using apache) and you need to do it in code you can simply create a .htacess file in the root of the folder that needs to be redirected and pop the standard 301 …

Firefox 3 turbo speed optimisation

Following on from my previous article, Firefox 3 Easter Eggs, I have discovered that broadband users can get a significant speed increase from Firefox just by changing a couple of settings.  Firefox is distributed with …

Firefox 3 Easter Eggs

There are some moderately amusing Easter Eggs in Firefox 3.  Simply type one of the following into the address bar (no spaces or http) and you’ll get a message:

about:robots
about:mozilla
about:config

(ok, …

Moving your website? Check the ttl

Sometimes you just have to move your website.  Perhaps you were hosting a website in a subdirectory of another site and it became popular?  Perhaps you need to move to another website hosting company?  The reasons are …