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XCache vs APC PHP 5.4.x

Recently I decided to run some upgrades on my servers, and go up to PHP 5.5. I’ve been using APC for a while (convenience) – usually is also bundled with all available repositories, or you...

PHPUnit and CodeIgniter 3.0

Quick tutorial how to setup proper unit testing with PHPUnit and CodeIgniter 3.0. We need couple elements CodeIgniter – we are working with version 3.0rc3 PHPUnit – latest one If you don’t have phpunit installed globally,...

State of CodeIgniter minify library

Recently I made couple of updates for CodeIgniter minify library. It’s more modular, it has multiple compression engines for JS and CSS. Also you could overwrite default file names for generated files. I strongly...

What about angular alternatives

It’s my third post in “alternatives” series – this time i looked for something nicer then Angular. Apparently Angular went the same path like all good and slim solutions. It’s getting slower and bigger....