Getting Started With Laravel and Ember

Introduction This guide will show you how to setup a new project using Ember and Laravel, JSON-API and token based authentication.  The deployed version of your application will be a Laravel backend which serves up the Ember frontend using a Laravel route. Software At...

FIX: Telegram Webhooks Not Working

Telegram messenger recently released an API that lets you easily create bots for their platform.  After deciding to have a bit of a play with it, I found that I had an issue where the webhooks would not send any updates to my server with no apparent error. The Problem...
Baobab: PHP/MySQL Library For The Nested Set Model

Baobab: PHP/MySQL Library For The Nested Set Model

Introduction When working with databases, you may want a table structure which allows your record to have a parent record (heirachical recordset).  In simple scenarios it’s easy enough to simply have a parent_id column. However, for displaying the entire tree...

HOW TO: Disable Deprecated Function Notices in PHP

Here’s a quick tip on how to disable notices like this one appearing on your site: Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in… At the top of your application (bootstrap or index file) just add the following line of PHP: error_reporting(E_ALL &...