How To Configure Laravel Herd, Xdebug, and Visual Studio Code

I’ve recently switched to Laravel Herd for local development. It uses Valet internally, which I obviously like, and comes with a lot of tools out of the box that make some of the overhead of development much easier. It’s a hard hard at work. And any...

Working in Software Is Better Than Hardware (Bugs Are Part of the Job)

The dictionary defines archenemy as “the chief enemy” where enemy is defined as: noun,pluralen·e·mies. a person who feels hatred for, fosters harmful designs against, or engages in antagonistic activities against another; an adversary or opponent...

Software Developers and Technical Articles in the Era of AI

Site analytics are funny things regardless of how you use them (that is, through marketing, engagement, content, and so on). I say this because analytics give us information about: how long people are reading our content (per article, even), how...

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