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  • wade 10:57 on Tuesday, 25 September 2007 Permalink | Log in to leave a Comment  

    UPHPU LinkedIn Group 

    I am excited to announce that we now have a LinkedIn Group for UPHPU members. You can add a note to your LinkedIn profile that states that you are a member and a UPHPU badge will appear. Join the UPHPU LinkedIn group here. Please note that I will have to approve each, so be patient as it might taken a few minutes. Please also note that if you want the UPHPU badge to appear on your profile, you will have to edit your profile, scroll to the bottom where groups are, click “settings” next to the UPHPU badge, and then change “Displaying the group logo to non-group members:” to “Yes” and save the changes.

     
  • wade 11:38 on Friday, 14 September 2007 Permalink | Log in to leave a Comment  

    SQL and PHP 

    For our September meeting, Mac Newbold will be lecturing on SQL and PHP! Last year’s meet was one of the highest attended.

    Mac Newbold is the owner of Code Greene, a highly successful web development company. The company primarily uses PHP as its coding language. Mac also is chief architect of Gradefix.com and a former contributor to Flyspray bug resolution.

    Mac has Bachelor’s (2001) and Master’s (2004/2005) Degrees in Computer Science from the Univerisity of Utah. He spent over 4 years working on the Emulab Network Testbed system and web site, doing web and database programming and development, as well as research and development for their large cluster of computers and their web-driven automated network configuration tools, and has done consulting for other sites using their software. Since 2001 he has done computer consulting for a wide variety of clients, and currently focuses on improving design and implementation techniques for database-driven dynamic e-commerce web sites.

    In addition to Mac’s topic, he will also be speaking with members about potential job opportunities with his company. Two old computers will also be given away at this event; great for those interested in tinkering around and learning.

    Last, we will do audio streaming again! Last time was very successful. We will issue out the information the day before so those of you who live far away can still participate in Mac’s presentation.

    Download an audio recording of this presentation.

     
  • wade 15:06 on Wednesday, 12 September 2007 Permalink | Log in to leave a Comment  

    New Horizons announces MySQL/PHP fundamentals class 

    New Horizons Salt Lake City announces a MySQL/PHP fundamentals class. This 5 day intensive training will cover programming with PHP, creating dynamic websites, using PHP and MySQL, advanced SQL and MySQL and much, much more. This class is great for novices and professionals alike. Class begins October 1 and runs through October 5 from 9am-5pm at New Horizons Salt Lake City 2355 S. Technology Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84119. Any uphpu member or member referral will receive a discount upon registration. Contact Brandon Christiansen at Brandon.christiansen@nhslc.com or call 801-952-4313 for registration information and a full course outline.

     
  • wade 16:13 on Tuesday, 11 September 2007 Permalink | Log in to leave a Comment  

    Geek Lunch at Chipolte 

    Our September Geek Lunch will be held this Friday at Chipolte restaurant in Bountiful.

    Friday, 14 September 2007 @ 13:00
    135 North 500 West, Bountiful

     
    • thebigdog 9:52 on Monday, 17 September 2007 Permalink | Log in to Reply

      The lunch was a great hit. I really enjoyed lunch with some great people. We talked, laughed and talked some more. I look forward to having lunch again with some more members. I think we should have some pics posted in a short time.

      Man that bigdog is a good looking chap!

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