Karl Hughes

Technology team builder and startup enthusiast
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This year, I decided to make speaking at a conference one of my goals (and I made a big list of conferece CFP dates that you can use as well).

I was recently asked by a new web developer what resources I would recommend for people just starting to learn PHP. While the resources available have changed a lot in

I know this is a little off base from my usual posts about software, technology, and startups, but hear me out because it's important. You might think that if you

Last week I was able to give a short 20-minute version of my talk on Testing Layers in Distributed Systems that I'm going to be giving at a couple conferences

This year I'll be speaking at the Linux Foundation's API Strategy and Practice conference, but I'm not just excited to go as a speaker. There are some great looking sessions

Since June, I've applied to speak at a number of tech and developer conferences across the world. It's been fun to refine my proposals and I got accepted to speak

For the past couple years, I've been guest lecturing at several Chicago-area bootcamp programs, and most of the time I've delivered some form of this talk on microservices and software

I've been spending a little time every week promoting the Side Project Marketing Checklist I wrote a few weeks ago - mostly by posting answers to questions on Quora, forums,

Last month I spent some time demoing the new Codeship v2 API. My goal was to come up with a project to build using the API so that I could

Last month I finished my first book - a step-by-step guide for PHP developers who want to learn Docker called "Building PHP Applications in Docker". It's about 10,000 words (40