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08. February 2017 Blog 0
So if you have read my other blog post you will know I made a tutorial on how to make a simple websocket picker. Simple PHP Websocket Application with Ratchet [Part 1 – Server Side] Simple PHP Websocket Application with Ratchet [Part 2 – Frontend] A friend of mine encouraged me to continue to work ...

Wizard, Warrior, or Developer?

17. January 2017 Blog 0
Early on in my career as a developer I struggled with a lot of the same questions almost every other developer face. One of the major issues developers face is something called impostor syndrome. Almost every developer I have ever met regardless of their skill level think they are just an average to below average ...

Uploading Files Directly to AWS S3 in Laravel 5.3

25. October 2016 Blog 0
In a recent project we use AWS S3 to store files. Originally I was uploading the files like normal then using Laravel’s built in File Storage to move the files to S3. However this seemed like a waste to upload files to my server that were going to get moved to another server. So I ...

Mock API Tool

I few months ago a friend of mine was doing some frontend development and need to mock out some API calls. In the past I’ve used tools like apiary or swagger to document APIs and even mock out endpoints. He was in a rush so neither were a great option. Both of these tools require ...