Friday, February 27, 2015

PDO TUTORIAL SERIES 6

Past tutorials:

5. Tutorial 4
6. Tutorial 5

For today, Create a form in your public index file.

Form
There are certain things to note in the form i have created.

1. Use htmlentities to convert all applicable characters to HTML entities. Meaning if a malicious user tries to insert some codes, other than html, into your document, the codes are converted to html and become harmless to your form.

Monday, February 23, 2015

MEET THE YOUNG COLLEGE DROPOUTS THAT BUILT A $14 MILLION COMPANY IN 13 MONTHS


Wigo Left to right: Tyler Swartz, Giuliano Giacaglia (CTO/cofounder), Ben Kaplan (CEO/cofounder), Claire Uhar Since September, an app called Wigo, the brainchild of 23-year-old college dropout Ben Kaplan, has become the hottest thing on college campuses.
Wigo helps college kids find out where their friends are going to meet up and party (or meet up and study, or meet up and do anything).

Facebook Is Developing Virtual-Reality Versions of Its Apps

You may soon be able to experience your Aunt Gertrude’s depressing Facebook presence through the lens of an Oculus Rift.

On Tuesday afternoon, Facebook’s head of product Chris Cox confirmed that the company is currently working on apps that would be compatible with virtual-reality headsets, according to a report from Re/code.
Though Cox didn’t offer many details of these apps’ capabilities, he hinted at the experiences they could potentially communicate.

“You realize, when you’re in it, that you’re looking at the future, and it’s going to be awesome,” he said, speaking at Re/code’s Code/Media conference. “When you’re in Facebook, you’re just sending around these bits of experience — a photo, a video, a thought.” With VR, he said, you could be “sending a fuller picture.”