The Power behind the Throne

21 09 2015

flickr: from British library

 

While looking forward to the upcoming official release of the latest incarnation of PHP, namely PHP7 (slated for November 12th), spending a moment or two reviewing such basics as the expression statement should enhance one’s appreciation for PHP and how this powerful feature contributes to its feasibility, permitting it to reign more than two decades. Read the rest of this entry »





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

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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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