Introduction Nowadays I’m into PHP & Docker. Yep that’s right this .NET boy is going wild! As I’m learning all these new concepts it became clear that you don’t really start from scratch with PHP but you choose a framework. I ended up choosing Laravel because it is popular, has a beautiful website and there is this thing called Laracasts. Laracasts - It’s Kinda Like Netflix for Your Career! Basic Task List In this blogpost we’re going to create the Basic Task List example from the Laravel documentation using LaraDock instead of Homestead on Vagrant. To…

Introduction A while ago I wrote some JavaScript to create a custom slideshow. I recently had to revisit that project and I saw an opportunity to fiddle around with RxJS Explaining the problem The way the slideshow works is that it shows three images and moves up one frame at a time. So initially the first three images are shown and the rest are hidden. You press the right button to move forward and the left to move backwards. Of course at the beginning of the slideshow you can’t move backwards. Thus the left button is hidden. Once you are at the end of…

Introduction Lately I’ve been using a lot of Reactjs goodness in my side projects. React is only the V in a modern day MVW (Model, View Whatever) pattern and that’s an interesting subject. Facebook uses its own Flux library/pattern/architecture to cope with the other stuff, however there seem to be a lot of different opinions when it’s comes to flux. One of those flux variants is Redux, created by Dan Abramov and others. If you never heard of Redux or don’t really know how it works, I suggest you watch these videos first. In this blogpost I’ll explain a…