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TexptPress 1.0.0 released!

Today I've released the first stable version of TextPress (V 1.0.0), with bunch of new features. TextPress now comes with a new responsive template built on top of Twitter Bootstrap 2. I have also added the support for multiple themes. See the...

Functional Programming and PHP

Many programmers like to talk about functional programming, but if you ask them if they’ve ever done it, most of their replies will be “No”. The reason is quite simple: we are taught to think in an imperative manner when we first start...

Debugging and Profiling PHP with Xdebug

PHP is the most popular language for web development, but a common criticism against it used to be that it lacked a suitable debugger. Developers using languages like Java and C# enjoy a powerful suite of debugging tools, often integrated directly...

NotORM for easy database interaction

In this article we will learn how to use NotORM, a simple PHP library for interacting with database. Its really simple and easy to learn. Continue reading...

PHP and Git on AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Elastic Beanstalk, which launched in January 2011, is a Platform service that simplifies application deployment in AWS. Amazon has recently extended Beanstalk with PHP language support. By adding PHP in Beanstalk, Amazon has made clear their move...

PHPFog and Pagoda Box: A Look at PHP Platforms

Platform as a Service (PaaS) is a cloud computing delivery model which enables companies to focus on business and development, leaving infrastructure management, life cycle management, etc. to service providers... Continue...

Book Review : WordPress 3 Ultimate Security

First of all I thank Packt Publishers for gifting me this great book. For the past few days I was reading the book and felt I should be sharing my thoughts about the book. WordPress 3 Ultimate Security was written by Olly Connelly who is...

Tutorial : Simple ajax validation for Kohana

If you are new to kohanaframework, implementing validation will be an adventure, especially if you are looking for ajax validation. In this article I will present a simple way to implement somel necessary validations using ajax in a sign up form....

Why Kohana is an awesome framework

In this article we will discuss some important features of Kohana, a promising and the sexiest community driven php framework. This article is pretty basic and intended to instigate those who are still not familiar with this framework. One of the...