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Azhar Kamar is an interactive designer and web developer from Singapore who tells stories about web design, coding and all that jazz. He loves milk, pizzas, honey and all things sweet.

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8 Mar 11

Left Click ‘Save Target As’ PHP Script

Here’s an easy peezy PHP script to mimic the Right click > Save Target As… (or Save Link As, Save Image As, etc.) action in browsers. This script allows you to simply left click and the file dialog box will pop out. Read more

17 Feb 11

Facebook’s New Lightbox Photo Viewer

I heard about this a few weeks ago and now it’s officially launched – Facebook’s New Photo Viewer. Now when you click a photo, a modal window/dialog (or Lightbox as most people call it) will popup.

I think Facebook calls it the ‘Theater‘, Read more

16 Feb 11

Facebook Places Launched in Singapore

The long awaited Facebook Places has finally been launched in Singapore yesterday. It’s not that impressive though, but I believe it’s soon gonna beat the obvious competitor, Foursquare, which is the most popular app to check in to places.
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10 Feb 11

Cool & Creative Facebook Profiles

Alright I bumped into Mashable’s post http://mashable.com/2010/12/14/new-facebook-profile-hacks and got totally eager to create one for my own Facebook profile. Previous Facebook layouts didn’t allow for this, only the new one that was launched in late 2010 did because of the new featured photo thumbnails at the top. Read more

9 Feb 11

Pink Polka Dot iPhone Background Wallpapers

So my girlfriend the Kate Spade maniac has this pink polka dot Kate Spade iPhone 4 silicon case and she madly wanted a wallpaper with that same design, so I did it and thought I’d just share it with the world.
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6 Feb 11

10 Handy WordPress Comments Hacks

10 Handy WordPress Comments Hacks from Smashing Magazine – http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/07/23/10-wordpress-comments-hacks

5 Feb 11

20 Awesome Web Designers’ Online Portfolios

Having an eye-catching online portfolio is super-duper important for web designers like us. We designer dudes and dudettes should put in a lot of time and effort when crafting our website as this obviously, will be a very simple way to justify to your clients or interviewers how awesome you are without saying “I’m cool and awesome”. Read more

31 Jan 11

Write Arabic Text in Photoshop

Ok, I was designing an e-newsletter and all was going well until I had to do an Arabic version of that newsletter. I did it in Thai and Russian without any problems but I couldn’t seem to write Arabic text in my Photoshop CS3 Extended. Copying the text from my email either returned stupid square shapes with Xs inside, or what seemed like Arabic text on steroids. Read more

28 Jan 11

PrestaShop – Open Source e-Commerce Software

Alright, let’s try something new. So far, I’ve used Virtuemart (from Joomla), X-Cart and CubeCart. For my new project, I’m gonna try PrestaShop. Read more

25 Jan 11

How to Remove ‘Powered by Drupal’ in Drupal 7 – The Easiest Way

I searched online for ‘remove powered by drupal‘ and came across so many different ways to remove the text. Some aren’t well explained, some are quite tedious and some don’t even work at all. Read more