As a software developer, I thought it would be interesting to spend some time getting my hands dirty with creating blockchain applications in order to better understand the implications of this new technology. Here are 4 things I learned during my first experience, 2 tools to get started and 2 learning resources to help developers and non-techies alike learn more about Decentralized Applications (DApps).
Recently, I was working on a Laravel website that is powered by a Wordpress CMS with a lot of static content. While developing the site, performance was never really an issue but once we started getting a lot of users the page speed got much worse. In order to solve this problem, we implemented Laravel’s caching facade. In this post, I’ll explain how to did so.
In this post, I’m going to dive into the weird and wacky world of Regular Expressions to breakdown how to replace the contents of an HTML string using PHP.
Over the course of the last year and a half, I've been implementing unit tests on an API which is responsible for sending and receiving data to a web and mobile application. Let this blog post serve as a healthy reminder of how not to write unit tests, based on the potholes I've dug for myself.