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Contract Testing

Getting things set up and rolling at my new job, the test setup and how to do some things was something I was especially interested in. Due to past experience with testing, I was asked to put thoughts, ideas and techniques together to help us kick things off 'right'. I brought up the subject of contract testing and figured I'd write up my thoughts and notes on it.

Moving to Windows for PHP Development from macOS

My 'old' laptop was a Macbook Pro from late 2013. I've recently bought a new laptop and will be ditching macOS for personal development and using Windows.

PHP and OpenFaaS

There's been a couple of things recently that have got me to this point 1) Hype around serverless functions 2) My growing interest in OpenFaaS So here I am, sat in a coffee shop in central London tinkering with OpenFaaS and PHP - here's how it went.

Talks, travelling and time on trains

People often comment on how it must be so great to be able to travel to speak, educate others and have the time and support to do so. It is. I love it. But it's more than they think it is.