Adobe Brackets is one of a few web development editors that in the last year or so that gives the leading web development editor Sublime Text a run for its money. Adobe sponsors the development of Adobe Brackets which actually doubles as Edge Code, part of the Adobe Creative Cloud. While Sublime Text is closed Read More →

I just finished reading “Learning Laravel 4 Application Development”, written by Hardik Dangar. The book is over 200 pages in length, and covers the development of an application, starting from the installation of Laravel on Mac, Windows, and Linux (Ubuntu) and finishing with the actual deployment of the application using FTP, Git, or SSH. Some Read More →

Since many people have been asking for a list of Laravel-Based CMS’s, I created a short list of the few that are around. Read More →

Laravel is PHPUnit ready, but one needs to configure the composer.json file to tell composer, the dependency manager, to install the PHPUnit packages. If you want to use PHPUnit 3.8, you’ll need at least PHP 5.4.7. If you haven’t already upgraded to PHP 5.4.7, there is no time like the present. Read More →

I’m American, and English is my mother tongue and I also speak the Italian language, however, I have an accent.
Google translate understands my Italian better than my English. How can it be that Google translate understands my voice when I use speech-to-text? Read More →