Going in circles…

…ever try to write something when your brain is not firing on all 8? I recently had all of my wisdom teeth pulled during the same visit to the Dentist. During the recovery I […]

Yii2 AR SQL Verbs; Y-U-SO-WEIRD?

Yii2 being an active record style DB abstraction AND needing to support a wide range of database technologies facilitated creating the standard insert / select / update / delete functionality inside the […]

Why basic data structure knowledge is important.

Today while working through an issue ticket we came across a situation where console.log() was printing out a rounded variation of an integer. The server response payload was correct, the client was […]

PHP and large CSV’s…

After looking around a bit I have yet to find a way to read a specified line from a file without doing one of the following: fopen() looping every line until reaching […]

PHPStorm 2017.1 released…

I’m sure many of you know this already by JetBrains has released PHPStorm version 2017.1. The improvement list looks nise and Im eager to try ’em out. Get he full details over […]

Quick little thing.

Was sad to see Yii2’s getOldAttributes() did not have to ability to limit based on a provided array; whereas getAttributes() does take an array to limit the returned attributes. So I whipped […]

emoji as variable names…

…during a short discussion today with a peer we found this little tool: https://mothereff.in/js-variables . I was all like AHA! I have an idea! Sadly though it turns out `(╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻` is not […]