jQuery Validation Plugin Mobile Safari focus fix

Anyone using Jquery Validation plugin knows the the focus() does not play nice with mobile safari. Here is the fix to make your apps focus on the field that is not valid when jQuery validation processes. Just add this handler to your validate method invalidHandler: function(form, validator) { var errors = validator.numberOfInvalids(); if (errors) { var [...]

Ubuntu PHP / Postfix Virtual Hosting Multiple Relay Host via Gmail

Ubuntu PHP / Postfix Virtual Hosting Multiple Relay Host via Gmail

When dealing with virtual hosting with a PHP lamp server the old way of just sending email via Sendmail right from your server can lead to bad things down the road spam-wise resulting in people not getting key emails from your LAMP hosted applications. I knew how I wanted to do it but did not know the technical way to make it happen. All of my domains email is hosted with google apps so I wanted to have each domain send all mail from my server to gmail smtp server (authenticated). However there are 5 domains all with their own username and passwords hosted at gmail. Here is how I accomplished it.

A Mobile Website for Homebuilders

A Mobile Website for Homebuilders

When Maronda Homes came to Otel Consulting for with the statement “We want the best mobile site in the home building industry”. We feel nothing short of that and delivered a high quality, feature rich mobile experience for home buyers in the markets Maronda Homes serviced.

ARDEX of America Adroid App Launch

ARDEX of America Adroid App Launch

The ARDEX Americas Product Calculator and information App is brought to you by the industry-leading manufacturer of specialty cements and substrate preparation products for flooring and building professionals in North America. ARDEX came to Otel Consulting to take their existing iPhone OS based application and make a direct port of it to the Android OS.

Otel Consulting TV Ad on Championship Chase Fox 53

Otel Consulting TV Ad on Championship Chase Fox 53

Our recent ad sponsorship on 2011 NFL Season for Fox 53 Pittsburgh Steeler / NFL show Championship Chase. Great weekly show that breaks down the Pittsburgh Steelers past and future season games and interacts with the Steeler community. Check it out on WPGH Channel 53, a Fox Network affiliate, every Saturday at 10:30 p.m.

Zimbra 6 Drag and Drop – Firefox 7 Compatible Fix

Zimbra 6 Drag and Drop – Firefox 7 Compatible Fix

Otel Consulting has developed an in house fix for users running Zimbra 6 with Firefox 7 using the drag and drop extension. If you are uploading files and getting errors or undefended file name and “Critical – Error uploading file” messages then this will take care of your issues.

Magento Mobile Version of Store with Tablet Support

Magento Mobile Version of Store with Tablet Support

Learn how to setup up Magento Theme exceptions to support Mobile Devices and optionally exclude tablet based devices to show the standard html version of the site.

10 Shopping Search Engines to Sell your Products

Listing your products with shopping-oriented search engines can be a great way to attract new customers. Many shopping search engines are free, but some require a fee and come with varying levels of control and interaction with your products and with customers that buy through the shopping engine.

Still haven’t used a QR Code?

Still haven’t used a QR Code?

Whether you don’t know what QR codes are or you’re a frequent user of them, be prepared because they’re going to become more popular than Justin Bieber and you’re going to see them everywhere you turn. they’re basically barcodes that can be read by smart phones. This literally can bring your print material to life and allow even a simple business card to interact with your potential client’s phone, which is quickly becoming everyone’s lifeline.

Otel Consulting Welcomes Allegheny Millwork & Lumber

Otel Consulting would like to give a warm welcome to their new client Allegheny Millworks & Lumber. For over 30 years, Allegheny Millwork has earned a national reputation as a leader in the custom millwork by providing their customers with the highest standard of quality, value and service.  More information can be found on their [...]