PHP Resources

A co-worker recently asked me how I stay current with new development in the PHP...

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Continuous Testing in PHP

Continuous testing is a way to automate the execution of your tests while you work....

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Clean Coder

Yesterday I finished reading The Clean Coder: A Code of Conduct for Professional Programmers (affiliate...

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Test Driven Development in PHP

Test driven development (TDD) is at the core of the Agile Methodology and Extreme Programming....

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Code Retreat Quebec

Last Saturday I had the privilege of attempting a code retreat in Quebec City. I...

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PHP Tool Integration (PHPsrc)

In a previous post, I talked about Continuous Integration. If your Continuous Integration server runs...

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Continuous Integration In PHP

According to Wikipedia, continuous integration implements continuous processes of applying quality control — small pieces...

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Late Static Binding

Late static binding is one of the new features of PHP 5.3. It came out...

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Conferences And Meetups

Many developers I know never attempt any tech event. I am lucky to live in...

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Profiling a PHP Application

When developing web applications, we often run into performance issues. People often blame PHP or...

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What I Love/Hate About PHP

I have been programming in PHP for 5 years now. I did not choose this...

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Debugging PHP In Eclipse

Debugging a PHP application can be painful. When I have a bug in my code...

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Driving Technical Change

Last week I read the book Driving Technical Change by Terrence Ryan. This is a...

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Self Improvement Vs The Family

About a month ago, a very animated discussion took place on the Software Craftsmanship Google...

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