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With the proliferation of smartphones that support powerful cameras, it’s not surprising to see an increase in the number of iPhoneographers worldwide. If you’re a camera enthusiast looking for a way to use both devices on your next shoot, read on. We’ll provide you with the steps in using your iPhone 5S to control your DSLR with the help of CamRanger.

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Tools, tech tips and tutorials for web design and development. Including wordpress plugins and tweaks.

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How to Add Colors to iPhone Calendars


It would be good if you can add colors on your iPhone calendar. It will be easier on the eyes and keeping track of your schedule and appointments will be straightforward. Here is a step by step guide on how to do so.

Maven: run mvn package without doing test

When you run the mvn package command, as part of the build cycle, Maven will compile and test the code before packaging it in its distributable format.

However there are times when you want to compile and package the code without running the test. While I don’t advocate shipping untested code, there can be a number of reasons why you want to package the code without running test.

In order to perform mvn package without running the test. You need to use the argument -Dmaven.test.skip=true

Find Your WordPress.com API Key

You need an account on wordpress.com in order to use the WordPress.com Stats and Akismet plugins. If you already have an account, you can get your API key by going to https://apikey.wordpress.com/

Outsourcing Tips and Techniques

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Outsourcing is a major decision for business owners to make and think of. It takes money, time, relationship and thorough planning. Knowing when to outsource and how to do it seems to be just simple questions but there are some complexities on it and are important to know the exact answers to utilize the process effectively.

Installing a Solaris package in a different base directory


n Solaris, you use the pkgadd command to install new packages.

By default, the pkgadd command reads the default admin file /var/sadm/install/admin/default which specifies the base directory to be /opt.

There might be times where you want to specify a different base directory. One such example is if you have the /opt directory mapped to a network storage and only want to install the package locally.