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JavaScript console tricks

It is generally easier to quickly experiment with PHP or some other language that has an IDE or REPL. However, it is often tricky to quickly test some new JavaScript code or library without...

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Quick way to display CSV files as HTML tables

During database projects I frequently need to export certain views or intermediate results as CSV files. These are further used for importing into other databases. However, many times it is required to display the...

semantic-normalization

Semantic Normalization of data

Every database programmer knows about database normalization – the process of organizing the columns and tables a relational database to minimize data redundancy. Semantic Normalization is the process of reshaping free form entered data....

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How to manually install Slim framework

I’ve received a few requests regarding manual installation of Slim Framework. Although I prefer using Composer, many people have issues when installing on remote hosts. The following post provides a short description on manual...

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Cron Expression Parser in PHP

Working with cron scheduling can many times be a frustrating affair. Although setting a few cron jobs at one time can be easy, calculating cron dates in the future in code can get time...