How I migrated Drupal Forum replies to WordPress. Part 2

In the first part, we have reached the point where users and forum topics are imported. There are no forum replies yet. Before we start playing with MySQL part make a backup of the whole WordPress database in case you break something. And you should be at least a bit comfortable with SQL. Considering myself, I know just basics of SQL syntax, the other part is the logic and browsing internet if stuck. My SQL statements are very simple using only insert, select, where statements. This is the most basic structure and not always the best practice. But the logic behind is most obvious. Next part is to take care of the Drupal database source. If your Drupal database is on the same server, you can perform queries directly from it. This is how I’ve done this. But this adds an additional keep off the track while writing queries. You…

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How I migrated Drupal website to WordPress. Part 1

Moving the Drupal website to WordPress is a hot topic online. There are lots of requests and interest in easy transition methods, but the reality is somewhat different. In fact, you get stuck with your own problems unless you are willing to pay for third party help. If you have a corporate website and want a smooth transition without getting hands dirty by figuring out all the nifty details, then the paid option is the way to go. If you need to transition a hobby website then there is a dilemma how to proceed. And you may even think about staying with Drupal before making a move. The motivation First of all, you may ask why to move from Drupal to another content management system (CMS). In fact, Drupal CMS is a great platform where you can set up almost everything you need. It already comes with lots of flexibility…

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Asus Zenfone Max Pro 2: Unbeatable in performance and battery life

After Xiaomi’s mid-range market focusing strategy, it seems now every other company is following that. Among them, Asus comes on the top with its new smartphone Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2. At the starting price of Rs. 12,999, it is the successor of the same brand’s Zenfone Max Pro M1 which was sold at Rs. 11,200. Asus is coming at very aggressive pricing with their recent launchings. Further, they bring the perfect and accurate features keeping price criteria in their head. With Asus’s new product, Zenfone Max Pro M2, the company packs it with Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC, Gorilla Glass 6 for screen protection, 5000mAh high capacity battery, and low light AI camera. All of it, you get in one single phone- Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2. It looks like this phone has ruled every other phone out from the mid-range competition. Is Asus the best phone in the mid-range…

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Virtual Reality Technology Provides For Virtually Unlimited Event Attendance

Conferences and conventions are expensive. Registration fees and airfare and lodging and food costs have risen to the point where companies cannot afford to send as many people as they’d like if they can send anyone at all. The same goes for other live events like concerts, festivals, trade shows and more where being there is what matters. Organizers want attendance and attendees don’t want to break the bank…what’s the solution? Virtual technology. Virtual event attendance allows event organizers to open up attendance to a much greater audience while attendees save the expense of event-related travel costs. Not every conference attendee might be technologically savvy so what’s the best way to generate a virtual audience? The first step is to create the online buzz so that the potential attendees see how incredible virtual attendance can be. Participating from the comfort of their own home, in their pajamas and slippers, getting…

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4 innovations revolutionizing the cardiovascular disease treatment in the US

The US has a serious problem with heart disease. In 2016 alone, the American Heart Association reported that cardiovascular disease (CVD) cost the US over $500 billion. A really cool infographic from Digital Authority Partners suggests that by 2035, it will cost the US nearly $750 billion. Furthermore, Simon Stertzer, M.D., a leading professor at Stanford University School of Medicine, estimates there are about 92 million American adults that are living with some form of CVD. These factors have seen medical organizations across the country working to find solutions to this ever growing problem. There is still some time to go until they are ready but the early signs show that this epidemic can be controlled. Here are some methods that will shape the future of cardiovascular treatment.

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IoT Technology And The Future Of The Construction Zone

As the construction industry continues to develop, the need for highly advanced technologies becomes necessary. Let’s not forget the fact that the population continues to grow as well, and the increase in urbanization also requires new infrastructures, such as business establishments and home to be built. There aren’t any signs that the industry would slow down in the next couple of years. As a matter of fact, if you’re going to pass by a construction site, the first thing that you’ll notice is how busy this place can be– hundreds of construction workers and contractors working on a building, and interestingly, it still operates in much the same way it did a few decades back. The issue with this is that it can be challenging for supervisors to determine who are on site or even to communicate safely and effectively with one another. This is where technology steps in. Building…

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Get in to makers world with Elegoo Mega 2560 Project The Most Complete Ultimate Starter Kit

If you are just a beginner in electronics or just started learning Arduino – it is easy to get lost among hundreds of boards, electronics parts and tutorials. You may already have an Arduino board to play with, but still feel that there is no fun of learning as you need to search for suitable external parts and look for guides how to solve specific problems. We can all agree that learning new things in systematic and organized way gives maximum benefit. One of the easiest ways of learning electronics and programing microcontroller is to start with Arduino. It is open source board which comes along with development platform (IDE) where you can start writing and executing programs right away. Despite its simple look, Arduino actually is very powerful microcomputer capable of performing different complexity tasks. It may read wide range of sensors, process data and output results to displays…

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