What we’ve been reading

Our Software Dependency Problem

Excellent post about the problem with dependencies in software.
https://research.swtch.com/deps

What Is The Weakest Link Of Your Application

Another good post about the hidden cost of dependencies.
https://cocoacasts.com/what-is-the-weakest-link-of-your-application

Don’t get clever with login forms

Really interesting.
http://bradfrost.com/blog/post/dont-get-clever-with-login-forms/

Server-side apps with client-side rendering

Jonathan Reinink discusses an approach for having server-side apps with client-side rendering.
https://reinink.ca/articles/server-side-apps-with-client-side-rendering

Keeping (large) data providers organized in PHPUnit

Some good tips on organising PHPUnit data providers.
https://dev.to/erikbooij/keeping-large-data-providers-organized-in-phpunit-983

Contempt Culture 

A good read.
https://blog.aurynn.com/2015/12/16-contempt-culture


Tools that have interested us

GraphQLite: GraphQL in PHP made easy

Interesting-looking PHP GraphQL library.
https://thecodingmachine.io/graphqlite-graphql-in-php-easy

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