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If you think that you are special and not biased, you’re not. We are all biased in some way. Before we talk about bias, let’s talk about inference and prejudice. Why does prejudice exist? When we are children, everything is new. We don’t...Show More Summary
I've used Mandrill for as long as I can remember. It sends transactional email, like the kind you receive when you sign up for a new account. Like me, many have been happy to use a free account for sending a relatively low number of emails a month. That is, until recently, when Mandrill caused a bit of a stir. Show More Summary
July 2016 2016 - EU Presented By Derick Rethans July 28, 2016 20:00 CEST The post Grown-up MongoDB: Schema Design appeared first on Nomad PHP.
July 2016 - XX Presented By Chuck Reeves July 28, 2016 20:00 CDT The post How the 3rd Normal Form Destroyed a Family appeared first on Nomad PHP.
Video @taylorotwell Show Notes Spark Audio Only The post Interview with Taylor Otwell about Spark appeared first on Voices of the ElePHPant.
This one started in a peculiar way. Paul M. Jones announced a new version of his Producer tool, I had a look at it and saw that it recommended having a changelog called CHANGES.md by default. This irked me a bit because I always useShow More Summary
Notable PHP package: PHP Search Large Files By Manuel Lemos PHP provides a great set of functions for manipulating and searching text. However the text to be searched needs to be loaded in memory as string. If you need to search text...Show More Summary
Ready for a new edition of sourcehunt? Get those starring-fingers ready! lavary/crunz [15 ?] crunz is a Laravel scheduler-inspired cron manager for PHP, fully framework agnostic and independent. In many ways, it’s similar to Jobby and...Show More Summary
Just a short note to say that most (all?) of the feedback from last month’s inital release of Producer has been incorporated into today’s 2.0.0 stable release! The major changes are: You are no longer required to install Producer globally. Show More Summary
In a previous post I covered how to set up step debugging in Zend Studio. But if that doesn’t work there may be a firewall in between the server and the debugging client, or IDE, preventing the connection. Here is a possible way to get...Show More Summary
Most developers by now internalized that we should not invest time in optimizations before we know what happens exactly. This is true for optimizations in your PHP code but also for optimizations regarding your infrastructure. We should measure before we try to optimize and waste time. How can this be done?
Tutorial on How to Convert html to PDF using PHP By Dave Smith Generating PDF documents programmatically is a pain. A better approach for Web applications is to take the html templates and output that we already generate for the site Web pages and convert it somehow to PDF. Converting html to PDF used to be a fairly simple task when html was simpler. Show More Summary
Video Audio only @mark_story Show Notes Cake PHP Freshbooks Greater Toronto Area PHP User Group The post Interview with Mark Story appeared first on Voices of the ElePHPant.
Notable PHP package: PHP CRUD REST API Server By Manuel Lemos Nowadays, many sites provide an API, especially when they have a mobile application that needs to store and retrieve information from the site. Many APIs provide functionShow More Summary
Have you heard of functional programming, high order functions, etc. before? Probably, right? However, when you hear “transducers”, do you know what those are? The Definition of Transducers We can’t define transducers without talking about reducers first. Show More Summary
Speaker: Chris Tankersley @dragonmantank Micro-frameworks and routing frameworks are nothing new to the PHP ecosystem, but with the advent of PSR7 and the rise of middleware new doors have opened up. Zend Expressive, built using components...Show More Summary
10 Aspects on Which BitBucket Is Better Than GitHub By Samuel Adeshina Most of us are familiar with Git, which is a very popular version control system. GitHub contributed to make Git very popular to the point that some people even confuse Git with GitHub. However there are several other project hosting sites that provide better features than GitHub. Show More Summary
I've released PHP OCI8 2.0.11 (for supported PHP 5.x versions) and 2.1.1 (for PHP 7) to PECL. Windows DLLs on PECL been built by the PHP release team. The updated OCI8 code has also been merged to the PHP source branches and should land...Show More Summary
I've been intending to play with React for some time, but, for one reason or another, kept putting it off. This past week, I carved some time finally to experiment with it, and, specifically, to determine if serving PSR-7 middlewareShow More Summary