Archives for January 2014

What Is An UnConference (uncon) & How Is It Different From A Conference? Michelangelo van Dam Explains!

A Small Intro.. Have you been to an unconference aka uncon? I have not unfortunately (at least not yet)! But I was curious of what it actually is, the benefit you can reap from it, the responsibilities that it presents and how it’s different from a conference. I started looking around of a possible interview […]

7PHP Have Been Bitcoinized By Michelangelo :: My First Bitcoin Experience & My First Bitcoins From Michelangelo – The Green Ninja Turtle With A PHP Black Belt!

Bitcoin Came To Me Via Michelangelo van Dam That Wednesday 8th January 2014, I got a twitter private message from Michelangelo van Dam. [And each time I pronounced his name, I feel like I hear Cal Evans‘ words: “Michelangelo is the man with the coolest name ever in The PHP Community”]. When I clicked on the small “blue […]

How & Why Did The PHP Mascot Come To Birth? Creator Of The elePHPant Vincent Pontier Reveals The True Story!

A Small Intro :: PHP & The PHP Community.. If you know how to echo “Hello, PHP’s simplicity is actually awesome; I do not need magical programming skills to use it like this“, you are a PHP beginner.. If you’ve pushed your first commits on github, you are possibly an intermediate PHPer.. If you’ve launched […]