Parallel Search now speaks French

Version 1.0.3 is expecially for French-speaking users

published on 19 Jul 2021 in Mac Apps

Parallel Search Deluxe 1.0.3 has just been released, and the app has now been completely localized for the French Language. All of the menus, buttons, labels, and strings are now also in French.Parallel Search detects the user’s preferred language from their own System Preferences.Furthermore, the search engine base URLs are replaced with French equivalents such as for Yahoo and for Google  to serve French speaking users better.

CodeIgniter Wizard version 1.4.4

CodeIgniter Wizard 1.4.4 Released

Including Support for CodeIgniter 4.1.3

published on 22 May 2021 in Development on macOS PHP Web Development

CodeIgniter 1.4.4 released to support CodeIgniter 4.1.2 (new framework version), also bringing a number of other improvements. When creating a new web application, you can now select CodeIgniter 4.1.2 (which is now the new default), 4.1.1, or 4.0.4 (especially if you somehow need to support PHP 7.2)  from the framework pop-up menu. A new cool feature allows the users instantly change the framework version of existing applications...

Introducing Parallel Search Deluxe for Mac

You can now look up anything across multiple search engines at once with ease

published on 6 Apr 2021 in Mac Apps

Parallel Search Deluxe lets you type in a search query once and look it up across multiple search engines in parallel, and displays the results in a grid of frames obtained from different search engines all at once. The grid can consist of columns and rows, the number of which you can control from the toolbar. You can then view the initial search results in this grid of split browser frames. After that, you can keep browsing in the app's simple browser, or open the links in your favorite web browse...

PHP 8 on macOS 11 with HomeBrew

How to Install PHP 8 to macOS Big Sur Using Homebrew

As part of preparing a local development environment for CodeIgniter Wizard

published on 24 Feb 2021 in Development on macOS PHP Web Development

In this tutorial, we'll install the latest version of PHP using Homebrew on macOS Big Sur, also known as macOS 11. This PHP installation features a rich set of extensions and libraries, including those required by version 4 of the CodeIgniter framework.In the previous tutorial, we've already installed Homebrew on a fresh copy of macOS Big Sur.Now in the Mac Terminal app, I'll simply type: brew install php in the command prompt, and then hit the return key. In this process, my user account...

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Installing Homebrew on macOS BigSur

A Stepping Stone in Preparing a Robust Development Environment

published on 22 Feb 2021 in Development on macOS

In this article, we are describing a series of step-by-step instructions over the Mac's Terminal CLI, to install Homebrew on a fresh copy of macOS Big Sur.Later, we will install the latest version of PHP (which was 8.01 at the time of this writing), and then we'll use it for our local development environment for working on web applications generated with CodeIgniter Wizard. Later, we will be installing the latest version of PHP using this configuration (which was 8.01 at the time of this writi...