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Opensource: be grateful for enterprisey quirky mess

Apparently, it has taken almost a year for the most popular PHP mailing library …

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How NOT to write (OOP PHP) code

My comment on one of the files of SuiteCRM …

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How NOT to write (PHP) code

My comment on one of the files of SuiteCRM …

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The cost of a million objects – revisited for PHP7

PHP 7 is out there finally and I am sure the adoption rate will be very slow especially because of legacy code.

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PHP: The cost of a million objects on function calls

Especially, if you are a start-up, all it takes is a fine combination of …

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PHP Memory Usage: The cost of a million objects

Even though memory is getting cheaper, our applications are becoming more complicated and we need to write our code more carefully.

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WHAT HAS CHANGED SINCE PHP 5.5.3?

A LOT!

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PHP says “Nooo” to my integer

Another eye-opener from PHP is the unexpected behaviour of integer filters.

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PHP is dying faster because … (part 2)

PHP 5.0 was released in July 2004. Almost 11 years and we know that they gave up on PHP 6.0 🙁

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PHP is dying faster because … (part 1)

PHP was well-known for its speed of development (no compilation or formal build process); even for developers from alien worlds like Java esp. when developing prototypes; because it was easy to learn, develop and deploy on almost any platform.