What we've been reading
Machine Learning Crash Course
Google releases a Machine Learning crash course.
Archiving the project: suspending the development
Let Blackfire profile all requests while you browse
Blackfire releases mechanism to profile all requests as you browse.
Update: Connect to Slack over IRC and XMPP
Slack is dropping support for IRC/XMPP.
A 1.3-Tbs DDoS Hit GitHub, the Largest Yet Recorded
Github recently survived the biggest DDoS attack ever recorded.
I did mob programming every day for 5 months. Here’s what I learnt.
One guy's positive experience with "Mob Programming".
Everything Easy is Hard Again
Great article talking about the complexities of modern web development.
Quickly review changed functions in your PHP pull requests
GitHub introduces way for PHP developers to easily review changed functions.
--force considered harmful; understanding git's --force-with-lease
Use git --force-with-lease so that the branch is only updated if it is in the expected state.
Podcasts we've been listening to
80: Tom Schlick - Building Multitenant Applications
Great podcast from Adam Wathan on writing multi-tenancy web apps.