Archive for the 'packt' Category

Best open-source PHP CMS 2008

Oct 26th, 2008

It’s that time of the year again. Time to cast my vote as part of the jury in Packt’s open-source awards, category “PHP CMS”. (for my last year’s rant, check the internet archive copy) How to judge a CMS? How to judge a CMS? Tough one. How do you judge any piece of software anyway? […]


How to write computer books

Dec 13th, 2007

David Barnes, who works for my publisher Packt Publishing, has started a blog: “How to write computer books”. Great stuff in there. If you write or intend to write a book, a blog or anything technical, it’s a great addition to your RSS reader. Inspired by this quote from Mark Twain, yesterday I went through […]