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Laravel 6.4.1 Released

The Laravel team released v6.4.1 this week with the latest additions, changes, and fixes. The post Laravel 6.4.1 Released appeared first …

Written by Laravel News - - Aggregated on Wednesday October 30, 2019


Embedding Notist slides

This site uses WordPress under the hood as I find the flexibility that a good CMS provides quite useful. For the talks section, I use a custom post type so that I can set additional properties on the post and customise the display. With my usual lack of imagination, my custom post type is called talk . When …

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Written by Rob Allen - - Aggregated on Wednesday October 30, 2019


Prioritization systems

I work at an agency that started out building websites and small apps, but the past years have shifted towards larger web apps and products. Small projects are easy to manage. GitHub issues or Basecamp todos are more than enough to keep things going. Adding a feature or refactoring a small project is also easy, …

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Written by Sebastian De Deyne - - Aggregated on Wednesday October 30, 2019


A Hosty Retreat

Basecamp has taken a clear stance against tracking on the web, so when we learned (via a tweet to DHH ) that our podcast hosting provider had introduced …

Written by Signal vs. Noise - - Aggregated on Tuesday October 29, 2019


Identity

Identity is your distinguishing character or personality. If you want to be known as a cat person, talk about cats. Want to be known as someone to avoid, only talk about the negatives. Want to be known as a jerk, be a jerk. Want to inspire, encourage others. Your identity is how others see you, but through your …

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Written by Eric L. Barnes - - Aggregated on Tuesday October 29, 2019


It’s OK to walk away

Dear Reader, In teaching a student recently, I was pulled aside and told “This is not fun, I don’t want to be here”. I smiled. I helped the student to the edge of the pool, lifted the gear out, disassembled it myself, and called an instructor over to discuss ‘Next steps’. I understand the student’s […] The post …

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Written by Cal Evans - - Aggregated on Tuesday October 29, 2019


Materials and tools

I was lucky enough to see Jeremy Keith speak at the inaugural edition of Full Stack Europe. He did a keynote on building on/for the web. I’m not going to distill the talk’s content to a few paragraphs as that wouldn’t do it justice, hopefully the talk will come online at some point. One thing I’d like to mention he …

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Written by Sebastian De Deyne - - Aggregated on Tuesday October 29, 2019


SQL as a Service

I’ve been thinking about this since 2007, somewhere around the time S3 was launched by Amazon. I even tried to implement it a few times, but failed right after the design phase. I’ve heard about a startup, which tried to do it too, but also failed . I’m still not sure whether it’s possible to do, but it could …

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Written by Yegor Bugayenko - - Aggregated on Tuesday October 29, 2019