Tag: Software Development
The GPT-4 model, developed by OpenAI, is an advanced language model that has revolutionized the field of natural language processing. It can generate human-like text, answer questions, and even write code. One of the many applications of GPT-4 is to enhance productivity in writing and editing documents. In this article, we will guide you through […]
Xdebug a PHP docker container in VS Code
This is the 2nd installment on debugging PHP applications running in a docker container with Xdebug on VS Code. You can find out how I set up a Docker Container for Apache + MySQL + PHP + Xdebug and Codeigniter on macOS using Docker. In this article, I will cover how you configure Xdebug for […]
Mastering Modern Code: An Old Programmer’s Guide to Updating Skills
I got back into developing software solutions about 10 years ago at age 55, as I saw an opportunity to contribute to a few internal applications idea I had. I have spent my days in project management, and management in the software industry since the early 1990s and during these years did not write any […]
Mastering the Art of Adaptation: Thriving in a Rapidly Changing Tech Landscape
The world of technology is constantly evolving and the rate of change is only getting faster. Keeping up with the latest developments in software development is essential for staying ahead of the curve. The key to thriving in this rapidly changing landscape is mastering the art of adaptation.
Why Bringing in a Consultant can be Bad for a Company’s Staff and Innovation
When a company is facing a problem or looking to improve its operations, it may be tempted to bring in a consultant to provide expert advice and guidance. However, bringing in a consultant can sometimes do more harm than good for a company’s staff and innovation.
Why not use Python for web application
First I have to say that I do use Python for my web application – my site socialclimate.tech is built on the Python Flask Framework and it works great for me, my use case was just a basic website and I had to overcome many hurdles, like what DB to use, how to deploy etc.
The Human Cost of the Digital Revolution
The digital revolution has brought about countless benefits to society, from increased access to information and communication to the development of new technologies that make our lives easier and more efficient. However, as with any revolution, there are also costs to be paid. One of the most significant costs of the digital revolution is the […]
Recover all files from an existing docker container
I had a little mishap the other day, I had built an app and created a docker container which I later deployed to Google Cloud Run, before I had pushed a copy of the code to GitHub, my drive got a problem and I lost the code I had on my laptop. After I got […]
What you will find out about open-sourcing your code
The global community of open-source developers is the backbone of innovations in a number of different fields, including automotive, healthcare, and climate tech.
Build Intel64-compatible Docker images from Mac M1
I was building a tracking pixel API app for internal websites. A tracking pixel is an HTML code snippet loaded when a user visits a website. I built this app on my laptop, MAC M1, and I run my Docker container locally within Docker Dekstop.