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May 5, 2018

Why Should You Mine Burst Coin?

Written by Tony Lea - 2 minute read

I admit that I missed the BitCoin train and I didn’t get interested in Cryptocurrency until after December of 2017, when it skyrocketed to nearly $19,000 in December of 2017. I kept hearing about Bitcoin everywhere. It even made an apprearance on m...

June 4, 2017

Using Paypal in Your Laravel App

Written by Tony Lea - 1 minute read

So, you found out that Laravel Cashier doesn't support Paypal. It's all good, you can build in Paypal payments alongside cashier. The only downside is that Paypal has so many different ways of purchasing products and setting up recurring billing and ...

May 28, 2017

Working with Voyager on the Front-end

Written by Tony Lea - 3 minute read

While working on Voyager many people often ask how to interact with data on the front-end. This question usually comes up because many people think that Voyager is a CMS, and when they realize it's not they are wondering how to show the data on the f...

July 5, 2016

Laravel Cookies

Written by Tony Lea - 1 minute read

Using Cookies in Laravel is super easy. Take a look at how we can use cookies in Laravel below: First, Set a cookie you can use the following code: $ref = 'my cookie value'; return redirect('/')->withCookie('ref', $ref); Second, get a cookie valu...

March 16, 2015

How to create a Video Membership Site

Written by Tony Lea - 1 minute read

Let's say you wanted to create your own Video Membership site. What would you use for that? Your first instinct might be to go with Wordpress and this is definitely a viable solution; however, there are going to be a lot of disconnects and a lot of f...

September 7, 2014

Computer Cats

Written by Tony Lea - 1 minute read

Here's a roundup of some awesome cats p'laying on computers. Every now and then it's fun to do a post that distracts us from the computers a bit. Enjoy: With all this laziness, no one is going to kill any bugs or get any work done; ho...

September 6, 2014

UsePanda - News & Inspiration for Designers and Developers

Written by Tony Lea - 1 minute read

One of the tools that I commonly used to stay up-to-date with the latest design and development news is UsePanda. UsePanda can be used as a chrome extension or as a webpage. The chrome extension is great. After activating the extension, every time yo...

September 3, 2014

Pexels.com - Free High Quality Images for your site

Written by Tony Lea - 1 minute read

Finding the right image for your featured product or the fullscreen background of your website can make or break the viewers perception of your app. That's why it's important to find the best high quality images for your app or product website. Ther...

September 2, 2014

Chartist JS - Simple Responsive Charts

Written by Tony Lea - 1 minute read

If you are looking for a simple and easy to use responsive chart solution. Chartist JS may be exactly what you are looking for. Chartist JS was created by a community of developers who were unhappy with the current charting systems available today, s...

September 19, 2013

Installing Laravel on Amazon EC2

Written by Tony Lea - 1 minute read

Amazon EC2 makes it very easy to scale the servers that our web applications live on. This video tutorial will show you how to load up an Amazon EC2 ubuntu server and setup Apache, PHP, & MySQL on the server. I will then go through the basics of sett...

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