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Sep 11, 2014 - On the Inviqua techPortal today Marcello Duarte lists out his top ten favorite limitations with the PhpSpec testing tool. PhpSpec is a tool where the tests are driven by specifications, focusing on the "how". PhpSpec is enjoying a growth in popularity lately, probably related to the recent [...]
Sep 11, 2014 - I recently inherited a Node.js project and man is that scary. The code was well written but whenever you inherit a project you instantly inherit the fear of messing things up. My goal was to fix a fairly routine bug, and finding the issue was fairly easy, but tracing through the code to figure [...]
Sep 08, 2014 - Rob Gravelle explores the perils of working with dates in MySQL.
Sep 04, 2014 - Continuing his discussion of a somewhat unorthodox method of managing Azure SQL Database that involves directly invoking REST APIs, Marcin Policht shows some of the unique benefits of REST APIs by demonstrating their unique capabilities that are not available via PowerShell.
Sep 03, 2014 - You’ve all asked for it and now I’ve added it: Internet Explorer support! Annoyingly enough, the change involves rotate the front and back elements instead of just the container. Skip to this section if you’d like the Internet Explorer code. IE10+ is supported; IE9 does not [...]
Sep 02, 2014 - Before you can read data from your database you need to understand how to insert data into the tables in your database. There are a number of different ways to accomplish this. Greg Larsen explores the methods you can use when inserting data into a database table using the INSERT statement.