PHP Google Static Maps

A few years ago I created a wrapper for the Google Static Map API, it never received much fanfare, but it was a fun little project and it was functional. During my last holiday I found a little time to bring the whole thing more inline with what I’ve learnt So with that, it’s been updated and now makes use of: PHP7 syntax Friends of PHP-CS-Fixer PSR-4 Auto-loading PHPUnit tests TravisCI testing/badges »

Burnout 2017

So today was officially my last day with Futureproofs, after working for the company for nearly 4 years I’ve decided to move on. This post isn’t about the reasons behind that decision, but rather what has dawned on me as I’ve used my remaining 10 days annual leave. For sometime now I’ve felt like I’d lost my way; the sensation which drove me to learn things and try new development techniques has slowly faded. »