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Laravel 4: Getting User Input

Laravel No matter what application you're developing, or what platform you are developing on, it is a safe bet you need to get input from your users some how. Laravel 4 provides a really convenient way to do this using...

Laravel 4: Rendering a View to a String

Laravel Laravel 4 offers Views, a way to separate your applications controllers and business logic from your presentation layer. Sometimes, it can be useful to render the view into a local variable instead of...

Getting the Environment Name in Laravel 4

Laravel Environments in Laravel 4 are a great way to develop your application and have it respond to the environment it is running in. For example, most applications have two environments that they will ever...

Passing Data to PHP Anonymous Functions

PHP PHP version 5.3 introduced a new feature called anonymous functions, or lambda functions. You may have come across them in other languages such as C# or Ruby. They allow for greater flexibility and offer a...