One of my only gripes with stock Android is that the headphone volume levels are extremely low compared to what I’m used to on pretty much any 3rd party ROM. The good news is that increasing the headphone volume on your rooted Android device is as easy as editing one file and rebooting.
Welcome to brian.staruk.me
My name is Brian Staruk and I am a 26 year old Web Developer at Racepoint Global in Boston, MA. I've been building websites since 1999, dynamic websites (LAMP) since 2008, and have been a professional developer since 2007.
This website, created on November 16, 2011, serves as my own little space in which I keep notes on various subjects and play around with my latest favorite toy: Wordpress.
Setting the opacity of a view that inherits it’s color from a hex value (like #FFFFFF) is as easy as inserting 2 new characters in front of the hex.
Today I purchased the domain pricebtc.com and set up a ticker on it that shows the current price of bitcoin.
An overview of the software I use for LAMP development on a regular basis.
Check out the theme I use for PHPStorm, which is based on the default color scheme found in Sublime Text 2 & 3.
A simple guide to changing the Git global author information (name and email address) on a computer via Git command line.
This guide will show you how to set up a global .gitignore file that will be utilized for all commits made from that computer.
Trailer Park Boys Soundboard now has over 1,000 active users, which means my app is currently installed on 1,000 Android devices around the world!
In this example, we’ll use CSS3 Transitions to adjust the font color and weight of a link on hover. The benefit to using CSS3 Transitions for something like this is that you can easily control the lengths of and delays in the effects.
This script contains three files (index.html, ajax.php & jquery.js) that- when put on a server that can run PHP- will function as a simple AJAX example using jQuery and PHP. It was created to be very simple, and very easy to repurpose for various projects.