Extending Yii's Web Application Creation

I found out that after creating my Yii Applications through Yiic.bat, I tend to modify the same things in all of them (adding .htaccess files for pretty urls (no index.php), adding a reference for my custom modules directory, etc.), so I decided to try and override the WebApp ...

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Fixing Facebook to Google Calendar synchronization

Note: It's fixed now. The project itself is still pretty cool

I recently managed to sync my Facebook events to my Google Calendar (and thusly to my Android phone). At first the task seemed simple, because Facebook offers you a link to export your events in iCal format, but ...

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Creating a common Yii code directory

Yii natively supports code recycling, by allowing you to store common code in modules, widgets etc.
However, to share code between applications, you still have to copy the files from one application to another. Right? Wrong!
I recently created a common code directory (wittingly called "my-yii") where I store all ...

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