It's been 15 years since Matt Mullenweg and Mike Little forked WordPress from b2 and what a ride it's been! From humble beginnings focused on democratizing publishing, WordPress now powers 30% of the … Read more about WordPress will be 15 years old on May 27th, 2018!
With a simple script trigger, you can make the process of adding Gravatar photos to your FileMaker contacts database automatic. Here we walk you through the necessary steps to integrate Gravatar with … Read more about Add a Gravatar Image Lookup To Your FileMaker App
Recently, I made a visit to California to FileMaker and Apple headquarters. As FileMaker Business Alliance Platinum partners we have the opportunity to work directly with the team at FileMaker to get … Read more about Visit to Apple and FileMaker in California
When a new version of FileMaker is released, we often get inquiries from clients as to whether it’s OK to install. The short answer is, updates are generally OK to install without checking or … Read more about Deciding on When to Upgrade or Update FileMaker
I've personally attended the FileMaker Devcon (Developer Conference) for the past 16 years. It's usually somewhere hot in the middle of summer…Las Vegas, Phoenix, Palm Desert, Orlando, Miami Beach, … Read more about Making the Most of FileMaker DevCon
The FileMaker Developer Conference is coming up later this summer August 6-9 held at the Gaylord Texan Resort near Dallas, TX. Our team of LuminFire developers will be going to learn about the … Read more about FileMaker DevCon (Developer Conference) 2018
The big super bowl game is over and the Philadelphia Eagles are NFL champs! It was really cold here in Minneapolis but warm inside US. Bank Stadium with over 65,000 cheering fans. Inside was nearly … Read more about Super Bowl LII Hosted in LuminFire’s Home City Minneapolis
If you've logged into WordPress recently and seen a message like the one below, don't ignore it. This is the WordPress equivalent of the wear indicator on your tires -- you could keep driving on … Read more about Your WordPress site could be faster and more secure with a newer PHP version
Is your business ready for the GDPR? Does it need to be? On May 25, 2018, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go into effect in the EU. The GDPR introduces some … Read more about Is Your Business Ready for the GDPR?
Mainstream news sources are now reporting the security issue that affects nearly every modern processor out there including Intel, AMD, and ARM chips or about 80% of the market. A potential attacker … Read more about Meltdown and Spectre Security Issues: What FileMaker and WordPress Users Need to Know
Our LuminFire office is filled with inspiring people, technology, and ideas. Two museum quality displays in our space illustrate this: (1) Think Brilliant and (2) Patently Brilliant. Think … Read more about A Brief Tour of our Brilliant LuminFire Office
One of the most valuable but overlooked new features of FileMaker Pro 16 is a change that was made on the Windows platform. Ironically, this feature has been around for decades on the Mac platform, … Read more about FileMaker 16 Makes the Windows User Experience Better with SDI Windows