Handy list of PHP Composer tips.

I usually do not post ‘tips and tricks’ links but this one is super informative. As a PHP centric programmer composer is a daily part of my life. This list still taught me a number of useful things. https://blog.martinhujer.cz/17-tips-for-using-composer-efficiently/ Thank you https://twitter.com/FatBoyXPC for the find.

If this is the new CSS, count me in.

I’ve always had a love / hate relationship with CSS. Love that it’s powerful, simply syntax, and generally human comprehensible (minus not having a ‘center this div in the middle of its parent’). Then it evolved, version 2, now version 3, SASS, pre-compilers, ugg. Can we not have a simple one focused use technology that …

Hackathons…an honest opinion.

When taken as a hole a hackathon is a marketing, networking, and possibly hiring event. Engineers and developers of all levels attend with the award of getting to demo a cool / neat / fresh solution to (generally) an age old problem. Hackathon’s do not exemplify the planning, fitment, trial and error, depth of knowledge, or thoroughness …