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Practical Laravel – payment integration – Stripe

Update! I have posted a tutorial for Laravel 4 as well, please check it after reading this post: maxoffsky.com/code-blog/integrating-stripe-into-laravel-4-application/ Hello there, Laravel developers! In this blog post I’ll describe in detail how you can integrate payment system into your Laravel 3 applications and charge people some real money! Specifically I’ll describe how to use Stripe. […]

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TENMA 72-7735 multimeter review

In this post, I will review a nice multimeter by TENMA, model 72-7735. This is an advanced autoranging multimeter(!) that lets you measure the following electrical properties: AC voltage 0V to 1000 V DC voltage 0 V to 750 V Resistance 0 Ohm – 40 MOhm Capacitance 0 nf to 100 uF Frequency 0 Hz […]

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Bootstrap Button Generator

Last week I have made a nice addition to my Bootstrap Snippets site – Bootsnipp.com . I have built and integrated a button builder that makes it easy for anyone to build up their Bootstrap Buttons. How easy you say? Well you just click on the color of the button, type in the text, choose the […]

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Macbook Pro RAM Upgrade

Wohoo! I’ve installed some 16 Gb RAM in my Maxbook Pro that I crowdsourced for my 25-th birthday! It only had 4 Gb of RAM initially and it was pretty slow when I would have lots of windows open in Chrome or a few programs running at the same time. Considering that RAM upgrade from […]

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Howto : AJAX multiple file upload in Laravel (3)

Update! To adapt this code to Laravel 4 please see my newer post here: https://maxoffsky.com/code-blog/uploading-files-in-laravel-4/ In this short blog post I will share with you how I made queued multiple file upload possible with Laravel and a nice jQuery plugin called Dropzone.js. I needed to give the user the ability to upload multiple images at once […]

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Why use Laravel?

What is Laravel? Why should any PHP developer care about it? A few days ago I had to present at a local PHP Meetup in Fullerton, CA. I spoke about Laravel framework and why it will be the future of PHP frameworks (and that future is already here). Below I have that presentation from my […]

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