News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Community News:
PHP North West Video - "How to Stand on the Shoulders of Giants"
November 29, 2011 @ 14:55:50

The PHP North West conference has posted a video from this year's event - the keynote from Ian Barber of his "How to Stand on the Shoulders of Giants" session.

As software engineers, we all have the potential to navigate the history of our industry, tease out the genius from what has come before, and build a platform for our own ideas. By doing so, we can see that little bit further and in turn provide the foundations for others to build on what we have done.

In this session we'll look at how the history of the web itself is rooted in sharing information and how modern giants like Google and Facebook are founded on what came before them, while being driven forwards by the ecosystems they helped build. We'll see how successful open source projects leverage the past, and how by following some simple principles we can make use of the information, projects and people around us to improve ourselves and our careers.

You cab view other videos from the 2010 event on the PHPNW video channel on blip.tv.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
video phpnw11 ianbarber giants conference session


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Zend Developer Zone: George Schlossnagle Presents Talk on High Performance PHP

Ibuildings techPortal: PHPNW11 Conference Report - Part II

Community News: CodeWorks 2009 Announced (The PHP Roadshow)

Paul Reinheimer's Blog: Storing Sessions in Memcache (how everything behaves)

Anthony Ferrara: Becoming A Better Developer - Programming With Anthony


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


list wordpress library series install testing interview introduction configure language threedevsandamaybe community release framework developer unittest code opinion podcast laravel

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework