Beer Citizen: Beer Citizen now serving the mobile... →
beercitizen: The mobile web version of Beer Citizen is here! You can now take Beer Citizen with you to the pub! You can review, research, and share beers from the comfort of your barstool. All the essential features of the desktop site have been refined into a smartphone-friendly web app. It’s brand…
MySQL: fixing double-encoded UTF-8 data
Ever have double-encoded UTF-8 data in your MySQL database? Of course you have. Here’s a handy trick to quickly remedy that sticky situation, via MySQL command-line tools: mysqldump -h DB_HOST -u DB_USER -p DB_PASSWORD --opt --quote-names --skip-set-charset --default-character-set=latin1 DB_NAME > DB_NAME-dump.sql mysql -h DB_HOST -u DB_USER -p DB_PASSWORD --default-character-set=utf8...
Git Is Simpler Than You Think
nfarina: It was about one year ago that we switched to Git. Previously, we used Subversion, through the Mac app Versions, which (rightly) holds an Apple Design Award. I made the executive decision to leave our comfy world of Versions because it seemed clear that Git was winning the Internet. There was much grumbling from my teammates, who were busy enough doing actual work thank you very...