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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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What’s new in Laravel 4

I created this presentation for a Laravel Meetup that I organized. It explains what’s changed in Laravel v4 over v3 and brings up some nice examples of using new features. Check it out : And the transcript of it is below: laravel 4 What’s old?What’s new? by Maks Old: Clean and Eloquent syntax. Separation of […]

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6 Network Security Predictions in 2013

Security continues to be a major concern in computer networks. Reports indicate the continued trend of cyber-criminals exploiting any possible weakness within a network. This has lead to the need for new technologies and their quick implementation so that cyber threats can be combated and substantially reduced without interruption to network services. Lets have a […]

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Blog in Laravel 4

This is a super quick post. I want to show you an advanced blog made in Laravel version 4, here are the features Twitter Bootstrap 2.3.0 Custom Error Pages 403 for forbidden page accesses 404 for not found pages 500 for internal server errors Confide for Authentication and Authorization Back-end User and Role management Manage blog […]

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