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re: PHP Frameworks Discussion (beware lots of opinions)
Me too now, moved to another company that fully hours for p...
re: Starting a game "company" to focus on fun projects
There are punch of jams here, all shapes, themes and sizes ...
re: Starting a game "company" to focus on fun projects
Lets start with easy answer first - you can upload HTML5 ga...
re: Starting a game "company" to focus on fun projects
I'm in exactly the same boat, working on enterprise web app...
re: How we stopped using email at IOpipe
Love that discussions are linked to context, and go in issu...
re: Is Jira an antipattern?
Here's completely different point of view - I assume other ...
re: On GUI-shaming and a mountain of hot takes
There's definitely a bit "we did it hard and proper way 10 ...
re: One of many lessons on learning from companies regarding shiny new stuff.
It's kinda two edged sword. While some stuff could make bus...
re: How can i use vue spa in a codeigniter view layer.
If someone else is providing the back end data APIs for you...
re: Do you have any bad “sunk cost fallacy” stories?
Well said, and I completely agree - re-writing exactly the ...
re: Do you have any bad “sunk cost fallacy” stories?
Ah, interesting. I have completely opposite experience, whe...
re: What types of features typically lead to lots of tech debt?
When developers last question to stakeholder is "Are you ab...
re: I'm starting to hate working with computers
There are quite few different points to your post, but one ...
re: PHP Frameworks Discussion (beware lots of opinions)
Oh sure, you can't make Security PSR-101 and push all the r...
re: PHP Frameworks Discussion (beware lots of opinions)
I'm not too bothered about it either, but people who do lik...
re: PHP Frameworks Discussion (beware lots of opinions)
It's a weird one. On one hand you can never be certain any...
re: PHP Frameworks Discussion (beware lots of opinions)
That's why v4 release is exciting - bcit-ci.github.io/CodeI...
re: PHP Frameworks Discussion (beware lots of opinions)
CodeIgniter 4 just reached first public beta stage too.
re: Node.js vs PHP
Not played around with Node that much, but I got the feelin...
re: PHP Security: Introduction
I believe the fighting / pushing back comes down to mostly ...
re: PHP Security: Introduction
I remember when they took variables from index.php?var=valu...
re: Will PHP save your startup?
Not so much as triggered, but finding it amusing that that ...
re: Will PHP save your startup?
There should be a drinking game for referencing that blog p...
re: Why Git instead of SVN
Like I said it was quite long time ago, would be surprised ...
re: Why Git instead of SVN
That might be, I'm pretty sure you can move files from one ...
re: Why Git instead of SVN
From my own experience, and that was 10 years ago, here are...
re: I'm planning to ditch my MacBook and move away from laptop computing
I have completely opposite view on this - when working from...
re: Properly validating e-mail addresses
Yeah, beyond just pure technical ability to validate email ...
re: Properly validating e-mail addresses
Seems like PHP implementation is perfect, but they check ag...
re: The Right Idea Becomes the Wrong Idea Over Time
Right and wrong in the title are a bit too strong. But I a...
re: The Right Idea Becomes the Wrong Idea Over Time
"Eventually, when the opponent is challenged or questioned,...
re: Why I'm leaving Drupal for Laravel
I'd say, all communities are more or less religious-like, b...
re: PHP Devs: Explain to me PHP 7's performance boost!
This seems to be very in-depth video of how PHP5 works behi...
re: What's the deal with downing PHP development?
Haven't posted here for a while, but obviously topic close ...
re: Explain sourcemaps
It's when something good wrong on production sure, but your...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
There is slight problem that big games usually take 3-5 yea...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
It was free on Amazon Prime few days ago. I think Double Fi...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
Ah man Brutal Legend... Wish they did a sequel for that one...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
Yeah, pretty good for getting pumped up, but doesn't get "i...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
Cheers, will check it out later :)
re: What are your programming hype songs?
At the moment Cyberpunk 2077 trailer soundtrack more often ...
re: They Watched Us With Webcams And Rewrote Our Code!
So what happened with that project in the end? Sounded lik...
re: Lead Software Developers Better By Letting Go!
Hm, yeah pretty interesting how "lead" or "senior" usually ...
re: Do password rules impact security?
wikihow.com/Guess-a-Password Apparently so. I dunno. I go ...
re: Do password rules impact security?
IP limiter is another good option too yes. Also, you don't...
re: Do password rules impact security?
I don't know that much about cryptography to really make va...
re: Do password rules impact security?
Agreed, to stop someone brute-forcing login page is to temp...
re: I was billed for 14k USD on Amazon Web Services 😱
Ah yeah, it's 5,000 not 5,000K indeed. Good spot :)
re: I was billed for 14k USD on Amazon Web Services 😱
I remember story few years back when someone's blog or app ...
re: The single most usefull php trait I use in my projects
Very neat truck, cheers for sharing.
re: What's your ideal way of learning? 🤔
Ideal or not, but in my experience the best way is to learn...
re: Hating on languages you don't use
Exactly the same reason we have "console wars" (and why peo...
re: Can We Stop Arguing About "What Agile Is" And Focus On What's Working?
John, you are right, it really depends on who's in driving ...
re: What do you need for a PHP local development environment?
Excellent breakdown. On DB management, I found really neat...
re: Can Measuring “Progress” Make Software Projects Fail?
"When a measure becomes a target, it ceases to be a good m...
re: We Designed A Software Product That Never Got Built 😕
I do wonder if non-techies could be scared of being "more i...
re: It's all about trade-offs
I agree with you there, there are no right answers. After ...
re: We Designed A Software Product That Never Got Built 😕
Have to admit the companies I've worked for never fully imp...
re: We Designed A Software Product That Never Got Built 😕
While it's very frustrating to work on something that then ...
re: Explain why developers are bad at testing their work, like I am five
I personally don't think so - there might be people that ar...
re: Explain why developers are bad at testing their work, like I am five
Some do suggest developers are too protective of their own ...
re: My Sublime Text Setup for PHP
Other than the age old tabs v spaces, which I can not get m...
re: What to do when you feel stuck in your career?
Be honest with yourself about what you really want to do wi...
re: What do you dislike about your favorite language?
When you see that one article saying that "this language X ...
re: How do you update backend web services without downtime?
I think it's OK to find a reasonable solution that doesn't ...
re: How do you update backend web services without downtime?
Actually very good point. Code updates are usually very tr...
re: How can we stop age discrimination in tech?
First the negatives. I really don't see many companies jum...
re: How can we stop age discrimination in tech?
Something I've been pondering lately is this could be down ...
re: Why you should deploy on Friday afternoon
We struggled too, as our tester was part of another departm...
re: Why you should deploy on Friday afternoon
IMHO it's also down to how your userbase prefers to get upd...
re: Why you should deploy on Friday afternoon
Testing day before release makes assumption there are no is...
re: Choosing PHP in 2018
This is pretty good place to start: owasp.org/index.php/PHP...
re: Choosing PHP in 2018
So it's more developer issue than issue related to PHP itse...
re: Choosing PHP in 2018
... things are so much easier to use Can you give a bit ...
re: Choosing PHP in 2018
Excellent points, happy to see others feel same way about P...
re: Choosing PHP in 2018
I swear the dev circle-of-life is about 3-5 years long - yo...
re: Avoid Burnout and Get Back to the Basics
Good read. I especially love the middle bit. It really doe...
re: When is it a good idea to use stored procedures?
I didn't see it with my own eyes, but our ex-CTO allegedly ...
re: Do You Prefer Multiple Monitors or Just One? Why?
Two seems to work best for me, instead of window-flicking. ...
re: Never be a hero programmer
Ah only found this because I'm researching topic... for a f...
re: How to stop being a n00b at wireframing
Great read! For first point, there are some cool printable...
re: Interruptions in the open office
Personally my current playlists are: Judas Priest Firepowe...
re: Interruptions in the open office
Headphones, heavy music, and for own sanity, pomodoro timer...
re: Resist the ‘quick fix’
It's of course easy to go crazy and re-write stuff just for...
re: Resist the ‘quick fix’
"Couldn't you just ..." ha ha. Uuum, how 'bout no?! But be...
re: Investor due-diligence
First, thank you all for replies, it's great to see my thou...
re: What language features/concepts do insiders of the language love and outsiders hate?
For PHP the way isn't (wasn't) very type strict, and you co...
re: Describe the worst coding culture you've been a part of
I'd say worse for developers is when project is sold to a c...
re: Describe the worst coding culture you've been a part of
I'd say no-one, unless you work for someone with reasonable...
re: 10 Tech Movies to Get You Coding Again
Good to see Sneakers getting some love, awesome movie. I d...
re: How to deal with evenings bursts of creativity?
From personal experience, the best thing to do was to figur...
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