Notes On Microservices

There has been a lot of talk about Microservice architectures recently and I have read quite a bit about them so thought I would share some of my notes on the subject. This article covers some basic concepts and aims to point out the important areas to consider before considering…

API Design Lessons

I have been responsible for the DeviantArt API for a while now and have learnt a lot about API design in the process, this post covers my top lessons from this project. 1. You Support Your Mistakes FOREVER! This was a hard lesson learnt. As soon as you release anything,…

Cool Things In PHP 7

There are a lot of cool things coming in PHP 7, so I thought I would do a quick rundown of some of the things I am most looking forward to. Performance PHP 7 promises to be the fastest PHP ever, this is a great bonus to all the nice…