African Tech News Tidbits – Week of June 28th 2012

As some of you may already know, last week’s edition of the Coders4Africa Radio show was cancelled due to a quite ironic power outage at the studio in Maryland but everything is back on track so make sure to tune in this Sunday July 1st at 1:00PM Eastern, 17:00 GMT for the show, hosted byContinue reading “African Tech News Tidbits – Week of June 28th 2012”

CakePHP: Permission denied error when trying to execute cake console command

I run both CakePHP 1.3 and 2.0 for my side projects and wanted to be able to use both console executables in my Ubuntu 11.10 dev box; I set up my aliases in my .bashrc file to point for: Cake 1.3: alias cake=”<CAKE_FOLDER>/cake/console/cake” Cake 2.1: alias cake2=”<CAKE_2_1_FOLDER>/app/Console/cake2″ and added the paths to the console foldersContinue reading “CakePHP: Permission denied error when trying to execute cake console command”

African Tech News Tidbits: Week of June 20th 2012

This week’s African tech news are again full of interesting tidbits. Don’t forget to join me on Sunday June 24th for the first edition of Technofrique on Coders4Africa Radio. I will be presenting the Coders4Africa founding team as well as some of the members from around the continent. Ghana: TopApps is an innovative applications exhibitionContinue reading “African Tech News Tidbits: Week of June 20th 2012”

African Tech News Tidbits – Week of June 13th 2012

Here are your African Tech News Tidbits for this week. You can follow them on Twitter using #atntidbits and you will soon find them in Audio version on the Coders4AfricaRadio show starting June 24th 2012. Ghana’s MEST Incubator is a program to watch. In this TechCrunch article, we learn about how “MEST is the worldsContinue reading “African Tech News Tidbits – Week of June 13th 2012”

The African Tech News Tidbits Week of June 7th

How are we all doing? Here are your ATN Tidbits for this week. By the way, I hope to count you as one of our listeners in my new weekly radio show at Coders4Africa Radio starting June 24th 2012. We will be discussing of course your weekly ATN Tidbits, discovering Coders4Africa and getting to knowContinue reading “The African Tech News Tidbits Week of June 7th”

Infinite redirect loop when using CakePHP

You will sometimes run into this issue when using CakePHP, I did  a few times, and randomly or so it seemed and the reason is in my case, and I want to bet in most cases, is that you are using the Auth Component, and added a new action to your controller, and simply forgotContinue reading “Infinite redirect loop when using CakePHP”