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A Solid Single File PHP ORM

In most frameworks, ORMs like say… Eloquent, do a fair job extracting and abstracting the database into objects programmers use, but also generally come with a super steep learning curve. Back in 2014, I set out to create an abstraction that would turn MySQL tables and rows (relations and records Read more…

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An Exercise In Recursion

Without the appropriate amount of caffeine or alcohol, “just do it recursively” can be a developer’s least favorite phrase. Don’t get me wrong, there is nothing more elegant than a well written recursive function. But when faced with a choice, most of us choose to add programming overhead and iterate Read more…

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A Simple PHP Image Gallery

Why spend time carefully curating photos on a photo sharing website, when you can simply upload them to a PHP enabled server and drop in a single gallery file? That was the motivation behind this configurable drop-in I first authored in 2005. Since then, the web has evolved a bit Read more…

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Ideas & TODO

TODO Update single file image gallery, update blog post Terrain for webGL auto-atc Blogs – Fitbit Integration (share heart rate) – WebGL and flight paths – Neural nets in LAMP – Ryan face shirts – Python controls/accelerometer interface (drone) – Custom google map integration – Multi-developer environment tutorial/lessons – Factory Read more…