Practical Static Analysis

This month we have the pleasure of PHP South West organiser David Liddament coming this side of the bridge to give us an exciting talk all about Practical Static Analysis.

Practical Static Analysis

All developers know that bugs are bad and finding them can be difficult. The good news is tools to help us find and prevent bugs are becoming more powerful...

Web Security, Frameworks, HTTP Streams, Queues, Microservices and more!

This month we have Rob Wilson, senior PHP developer at Superdry, talking security. We also have the pleasure of Craig Marvelley, VP of Engineering at Bipsync, talking to us about Frameworks Microservices HTTP Streams Queues and more!

Rob Wilson's Talk:

Everyday, we are presented with news about a website, or service that has been "hacked". How can developers, and non-developers alike protect their applications and data from ending in such disasters?

Common mistakes are often made with applications that could lead the developer, and/or others to a security faux pas.

Interface segregation in PHP, Chatbots using PHP JavaScript and ChatScript

This month we have Dan Ackroyd giving his ExpoPHP talk on Interface segregation. Alongside Dan we have our regular Ismael Velasco, talking about Chatbots using PHP, JavaScript and ChatScript!

Using the Force (and ChatScript) to code high level chatbots:

What's the deal with chatbots: are they a passing fad or a trend to watch out for? What are the advantages and disadvantages of machine learning vs rule based systems? Is the Singularity gonna wipe us out tomorrow?