PHP
Wern Ancheta, Oct 13

Picking the Brains of Your Customers with Microsoft's Text Analytics

Wern develops an app which uses Microsoft's Text Analytics API to recognize positive or negative sentiment in people's reviews of an Amazon product.
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Oct 11

A Review of Bulgaria PHP - Game On!

On Oct 7-8, Bruno attended Bulgaria PHP. Here are his impressions, and why you shouldn't miss a conference like this one - it really is something else.
PHP
Deji Akala, Oct 05

From HTTP Messages to PSR-7: What's It All About?

In this primer about PSR-7, Deji Akala explains where it came from, what the PSR means, how it changed the PHP landscape, and what's next.
PHP
Viraj Khatavkar, Oct 03

Phpseclib: Securely Communicating with Remote Servers via PHP

Viraj introduces Phpseclib: a package for securely communicating with a remote server via PHP. Execute commands, list dir trees, schedule crons, and more!
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 30

Sourcehunt September - Hacktoberfest Edition

Hacktoberfest is starting! In this Sourcehunt, join DigitalOcean's initiative and get a free limited edition t-shirt for contributing to open source!
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 29

Fighting Recruiter Spam with PHP - Proof of Concept

Connecting to IMAP and SMTP from PHP in order to filter, identify, and reply to recruiter spam - the inbox blight of any decent developer!
PHP
Christopher Pitt, Sep 28

9 Hot Tips to Enhance Your Spark Experience

Chris has been using Spark for a while now, and he's compiled a list of 9 tips you shouldn't skip if you want your Spark experience to start a proper fire
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Deji Akala, Sep 27

Single-File Symfony Apps? Yes, with MicroKernelTrait!

Deji Akala shows us that it's possible to have single-file Symfony apps - with the help of a new 2.8/3.0 feature: the MicroKernelTrait!
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Claudio Ribeiro, Sep 26

Quick Intro: PhpCompatibility for PHPCS - Are You PHP7 Ready?

Claudio introduces us to a new PHPCS standard - PhpCompatibility. This standard checks your code for compatibility with past and present versions of PHP!
10 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Sep 23

Mail Logging in Laravel 5.3: Extending the Mail Driver

Younes Rafie goes through the quick process of extending Laravel's mail driver so that emails can easily be logged into the database
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Paul Jones, Sep 20

PHP-FIG Alternatives: The Pros and Cons of Various Visions

After Larry voiced his opinion, Paul Jones chimes in with his stances and suggestions about PHP-FIG and its options going forward.
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Larry Garfield, Sep 15

The Past, Present and Future of the PHP-FIG

Larry Garfield, one of PHP-FIG's longest members, sheds a light on his perspective of things - the past, the current drama, and the way forward.
10 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, Sep 12

RESTful Remote Object Proxies with ProxyManager

What are proxies? How can we use them? And what kind of advanced use cases can we think of? Let's perform some RESTful remote miracles with ProxyManager!
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Deji Akala, Sep 09

PHP-FIG, Quo Vadis?

Deji Akala talks about the PHP-FIG, informing us of the current situation it finds itself in, and shedding some light on the "why" of it all.
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Sep 08

Laravel Quick Tip: Model Route Binding

Laravel has the option to bind models to routes, for easy auto-fetching. See how they can be configured, and how to switch to UUID instead of primary keys!
13 COMMENTs
PHP
Claudio Ribeiro, Sep 07

Static analysis with PHPSA: PHP Smart Analyzer

A new tool for static analysis of PHP code has shown up: PHPSA - PHP Smart Analyzer. Tune in and check out what it can do!
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 06

Web Summer Camp - the One Conference You Really Shouldn't Miss

Another *SumerCamp is behind us - in this iteration, there were four workshop-heavy tracks. Come see what it's all about!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 28

Sourcehunt 2016.8 - Contribute to Regression, Regex, ORMs, and More

This sourcehunt we're featuring packages dealing with regex, hardcore math, mini-CMS, ORMs, and more! Come get your Github contributions going!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 27

Local Composer for Everyone! A Conference-Friendly Satis Setup

A tutorial on how to configure a local Satis instance for offline composer access on conferences or as packagist backups for companies - even on VMs!
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Aug 26

How to Create a Pokemon Spawn Locations Recorder with CouchDB

Wern Ancheta shows you how to build a Pokemon spawn location recorder app with CouchDB and the Slim Framework, wrapping it up in good security practices!
22 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 23

Up and Running with the Fastest PHP Framework on PHP7 in 5 Mins

Phalcon is back - and in style! It can now run on PHP 7, and is written completely in Zephir. Easy extension development AND perfect performance!
6 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, Aug 22

Framework-Agnostic PHP Cronjobs Made Easy with Crunz!

Crunz is a framework-agnostic library for scheduling and defining cronjobs wholly in PHP. Commit them to VCS, edit without server access, and more!
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 19

Quick Tip: Solution to Paypal IPN Always Returning "Invalid"

A solution to the PayPal IPN Simulator "INVALID" problem - where the verification message always returns invalid, even if everything seems fine
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Aug 18

Sculpin Extended: Customizing Your Static Site Blog

Wern Ancheta shows us how to install, use, customize, and deploy a static site blog generated with Sculpin - a PHP static site generator!