I’ve just finished reading Building Secure PHP Apps by Ben Edmunds.
A security ebook very well written it’s not a huge book, spans 5 chapters the topics are covered in details and with a wealth of information to digest and research more on the topics should you choose to do so.
What I really liked about this book was the to the point of practical security issues and how to solve them. Most chapters start with a short story illustrating problems that are plausible setting the scene for each chapter.Continue Reading
PHP recently announced the released: PHP 7.0.0 Beta 1, PHP 5.5.27 & PHP 5.6.11.
As with any beta version it’s not suitable to be used for production, test these out on a development server, find any bugs reports them on PHP’s Bug Tracker
The next beta is expected to be relased on the 23rd of July 2015Continue Reading
Today I’ve been to a very special Code Club assembly, to present a certificate to my class for completed their first term. This term we covered a program called Scratch which helps to teach the basic concepts of programming in a fun way by creating interactive games.Continue Reading
Today is PHP’s 20th birthday! it’s incredible to think what it has become today. Thinking back to when I first started learning php for doing really basic stuff like simple page includes within a static site. As suggested by Ben Ramsey in this blog post, I'd also like to tell my story with PHP.Continue Reading
I’ve been giving a lot of though to the tutorials I create recently, when I go through tutorial sites I prefer video tutorials which got me thinking what type of tutorials do you prefer, written or video.Continue Reading