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Pamela for Android

A few days back I created my second ever Android application, basically a re-do of the first one that was titled “Pamela for Android“, now with the name “PAMELA Widget“. It has the same function: display a list of people

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New extension: Include WP

Somewhere in the last two weeks I quickly wrote up a small new MediaWiki extension to include content from Wikipedia or some other MediaWiki install into pages on your wiki. It’s titled Include WP. The extension does not import anything

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Semantic Result Formats 1.5.3 released

Earlier today I released a new version of the Semantic Result Formats extension. SRF bundles a number of so called “result formats” that can be used in conjunction with Semantic MediaWiki, and allow visualization of queried data. New tagcloud format

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Validator 0.4.3:introducing auto-documentation

It’s been a while since the previous release of Validator, but this minor update includes some cool new functionality. As I was creating the SubPageList extension and it’s documentation (at 27c3!), it occurred to me that to document the usage

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New MediaWiki extension: SubPageList

During 27c3 someone asked me to install an extension to list subpages onto the hackerspace.be wiki. I picked SubPageList3, as it seemed to most decent one. I did a simple test to see if it was working, and immediately found

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New MediaWiki extension: Live Translate

I’m happy to announce the release of a new MediaWiki extension I’ve been working on over the past two weeks. It’s titled Live Translate and allows live page translation via the Google Translate API. It also enables you to define

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New MediaWiki extension: Push

I’m happy to announce the release of a new MediaWiki extension I’ve been working on over the past two weeks. As you’ve might already have guessed from it’s name, Push, it enables you to push content of wiki pages to

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(Semantic) MediaWiki update

I’ve been neglecting my blog in favour of microblogging status updates and release notes, and have not written anything here for over a month and a half. Therefore I’m going to provide an overview of all the awesome (now also

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MediaWiki testing with PHPUnit

I figured having some unit tests for Maps, the MediaWiki extension to work with geographical data and display it by embedding dynamic maps into your articles, would be beneficial to it’s quality. It’s pretty hard to try cover all possible

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Zend Server for more awesomeness

About a year back I decided I had to change my development environment from working on a remote server with a simple text editor to something more solid, if I wanted to do serious PHP development. I went for Eclipse

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