Category: carbon

Calendar as a Service in PHP? Easy, with Google Calendar API!

In this article, you’ll learn how to work with the Google Calendar API in PHP. You’ll do it by building a calendar app that allows users to add new calendars, add events, and sync calendars to Google Calendar. If you want to follow along, I recommend you to set up Homestead so you can easily get an environm...

Shopify App Development Made Simple with HTTP APIs and Guzzle

In this tutorial, you’re going to get started with developing Shopify apps. You’re going to create a simple app that lists out products from a Shopify store. The full source code of the app is available on Github. What are Shopify Apps? Shopify apps are a way of extending the functionality of a Shopify sto...

Suggesting Carbon with Composer – Date and Time the Right Way

Carbon is a small library for date and time manipulation in PHP. It relies on and extends the core DateTime class, adding helpful methods for a significantly saner experience. In this article, we’ll take a look at some basic usage examples, and then use it in a real project. Introduction Carbon is just a class which...