January 2013

Happy New Year everyone! We hope that you are all relaxed and well fed after the Christmas break. Download the issue today to read various articles on big data, PHP security, social media and much more.

Contents

  • PHP has absolutely exploded, quickly becoming the number one programming language for websites.  And with the growth of the internet, and the demand for more versatile applications, the job market is...
  • People in the industry are always talking about the best practices, and how they relate to PHP Security and application development.  However, sometimes we forget to watch out for the worst practices...
  • When it comes to building customized experiences for your users, the biggest key is in understanding who those users are and what they're interested in.  The largest problem with the traditional...
  • Traditionally in a 'State of the Union' address, the head of a country will provide its citizens with an update on the current conditions within their country. Here we want to take you on a tour of...
  • As your database grows in size, the data stored can be of tremendous value to your organization – if you can retrieve the data in a meaningful way to reap the benefits. This is the key to a...
  • A lasting, frankly stunning shift is taking place that will change the way business is conducted. A major aspect of this shift is in the way businesses communicate with consumers. Despite consumer...
  • A couple of years ago at DefCon 18, a security-centric conference in the US, a presenter called Zoz told the story of when his computer was stolen from his flat - and how he used his expertise to...