http://keepcoding.ehsanabbasi.com/ has released a PHP project starter template with a nicely put together setup. Composer, Travis, PHP Mess Detector, etc. If you find yourself doing the same steps over and… Read More »Find yourself doing the same steps starting many projects? Check this out.
Came across a shot article from Ivan Enderlin about the ::class constant. Some things to be aware of if you like using it as much as I do. It’s a 3 minute… Read More »Random thoughts about `::class` in PHP by Ivan Enderlin
Inspired by a recent conversation with a peer I decided to get together a list of 10 resources concerning software as a whole. Both for future reference and as a… Read More »Core software principles and design patterns.
Any interesting article about agile Vs extreme programming (specifically pair programming) over at pureconcepts.com . Thinking about it the more I like the idea of pair programming. Check out the… Read More »A look back on two weeks of Extreme Programming by Jason McCreary
A project I heavily rely on these days recently got some updates. Shameless plug: I was kinda a part of a bunch of them. utf8-mb4 update for MySQL data… Read More »Yii2-starter-kit update…and shameless plug.
As part of a test I had to ensure only two alphabetical characters would allowed. So I used `chr(rand(97,122))`; which on a OSX machine is letters a->z. However, this character… Read More »An example of when being to clever can come back to bite you…