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How Does PHP Work With The Web Server And Browser?

Servers Admittedly this post is less about the actual task of programming, and more about the behind-the-scenes workings of PHP's execution environment. Introduction PHP is a popular server-side language that is...

Laravel 4: Working With Checkboxes and Input

Laravel Inside of a Blade view, a checkbox can be created using the Form class: {{ Form::checkbox('my_checkbox', '1') }} In the above code sample, my_checkbox is the name of the input element and 1 is the value the...

Laravel: Calling Artisan Commands From Your Application

Laravel This little tip will show you how to run Artisan commands from within your applications code, if you need to. <?php Route::get('example', function() { // Call and Artisan command from within your...

Laravel 4: Default Events

Laravel Laravel 4 provides a few events that are fired throughout your applications life cycle. This should just serve as a quick reference if you need to find where an event is called or what events are...

Modifying the Windows Hosts File

Microsoft/Windows This post will explain how to modify the hosts file on a Windows machine (this post will work for Windows Vista and newer). There are a few different reasons you may need to modify the hosts file, and the most...