The Real Error

22 07 2015

flickr: by Poulepondeuse

Sometimes a PHP script may produce an inconsistent type of error, i.e. in one version of PHP a less serious parse error displays while in another version a fatal error message appears.  Read the rest of this entry »





PHP BOF SCALE 13x

21 02 2015

Food for Thought: Read the rest of this entry »





Links for Best in Show

20 02 2015

flickr: by by Bryn Pinzgauer

The following links represent some of the resources I consulted for my talk “Best in Show” Read the rest of this entry »





SCALE13x

9 02 2015

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Sleight of Date

3 01 2015

Flickr: by Paolo Margari

Someone posted an interesting JavaScript question recently at StackOverflow, concerning how one may  convert a date string into Unix time without the timezone effecting the result. In reflecting on that question, I also discovered a “trick” by which one can fool a local date object to a degree.

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Hello, Again!

31 12 2014

Flickr: by rdohms

I chanced upon some amusing JAVA code today and decided to translate it into PHP. Here’s the code:

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2014 in review

30 12 2014

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 7,600 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 6 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.








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