v1.2 of the php-d3-lib has been released

Yeah buddy!!  I am happy to announce v1.2 of the php-d3-lib has been released and merged into the master branch. The highlights: Cleaner code formatting Updated DocBlocks and documentation throughout Added a simple sunburst chart and an advanced sunburst chart added an example for exporting the generated chart as a PNG and/or DataUrl Updated the […]

How To Turn On Semantic Highlighting for PHP in PhpStorm

I have to be honest with you: semantic highlighting for PHP has changed my coding life.  I am very much spoiled by it now and you know what, I don’t mind at all.  There I said it.  I am definitely a code snob now and I am perfectly ok with it.  I am also much […]

Php-d3-lib update: v1.1 has been released

Woot!  I am happy to report that Php-d3-lib v1.1 has been rolled out. v1.1 includes: a brand new simple line graph option with tool tips all existing graphs and charts updated to D3.js v4 all graphs and charts updated with the “autosize” option so graphs will size to their container on load and screen resize […]

How to prune deleted remote branches within Sourcetree

Situation: You’ve deleted some branches from your online repo but they don’t go away from your “Remotes” section in your Sourcetree sidebar. So I just discovered how to resolve this and wanted to share the wealth.  See below: 1. Click “Repository” in top menu. 2. Click “Fetch” 3. Check the “Fetch from all remotes” box 4. […]

Web Development Blogs That Rock

Below are links to some of my fav engineering blogs. For a super code nerd like me, they provide a wealth of info, ideas and approaches to all sorts of developer challenges. I hope you enjoy them too. Slack Engineering GitHub Engineering Netflix Tech Blog Google Developers AirBnB Engineering Instagram Engineering Happy coding!! 🤓