Labour never goes unrewarded

Posted in Personal on 4 May 2019
I still remember the days when she was 6 and used to watch spell bee with her Mother and she used to watch it with a lot of curiosity . Therefore, when we got the notice from her school about the spelling competition we enrolled her into it without a second thought.
The month of March'19 was very happening for me at my home and office. The little one ,my 24 days old daughter, ensured that we were awake for the most part of the night.And at my office , I got the opportunity to work on an RFP (Request for proposal).

Welcome Ivana Khurana

Posted in Personal on 9 Mar 2019
On 06/03/2019 , God blessed us with our second bundle of Joy, Ivana Khurana. The feeling of seeing her was surreal and similar to what I experienced when I saw Aaira for first time.
In the post , we will discuss what happens behind the scenes when an attribute is accessed using above syntax. The explanation would also clarify how the accessors work in Eloquent. Accessors allow us to format/manipulate eloquent attribute values after they are fetched from DB by Model.
This post explains what happens behind the scenes when an eloquent model is accessed. This post requires a basic understanding of eloquent model so I would recommend reading it before going any further in below post.

Why I never left Infosys?

Posted in Personal on 10 Feb 2019
I get this question very often from my friends and colleagues as I have been with Infosys since 2006. With this post, I am going to answer this question.
Understanding of the Laravel service container is a must for every Laravel developer. Without undertstanding it thoroughly, one can not develop good Laravel applications.
I was looking for a way to count number of views on my blog posts so that i can display them on the blog post itself. While searching for a solution , I came across a package named cyrildewit/eloquent-viewable.
Adding disqus comments functionality on Laravel site is very simple and straight forward. In this post, we will discuss in detail how to integrate disqus with Laravel web application.

I have mostly deployed web applications on shared hosting and for my Laravel blog I was exploring various options to host it. After doing the required research, I settled on VPS (Virutal Private S...