Archive for the ‘Web Development’ Category

Mac OS X: Java – “Application Blocked by Security Settings” Solution

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Starting with Java 8 Update 20 (Java 8u20) and later versions the option to lower the security setting in the Java Console Panel to Medium has been removed. Prior, changing the setting to Medium would quickly resolve issues where certain unsigned Java applets would not run. Now, with Java 8u20 and later, only High and Very High levels are available. These security levels are described on the website as stated below. (more…)


W3C Feed Validation Service and Markup Validation Service

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

W3CThe W3C Feed Validation Service is a very useful tool to validate the syntax of Atom or RSS feeds. I just used it to determine why my LinkedIn WordPress application could no longer connect to my WordPress RSS feed. (more…)