Infografik zur DSGVO

Die Datenschutzgeundverordnung darf nat√ľrlich in keinem Blog heutzutage fehlenūüė¨ Hierzu habe ich folgende gute Infografik von webvision gefunden: (Quelle:¬†https://www.web-vision.de/service/dsgvo-check.html)

AlphaGo | Netflix

AlphaGo | Netflix Yesterday I watched the “AlphaGo” documentation on Netflix and for everyone interested in AI I definitely recommend watching this. The most fascinating thing is the reaction of the Go Players after the end of the matches. Really, really impressive what a “simple Narrow AI” already is able to learn. Really exciting about […]

Book-Review¬†‚ÄúDie 4 Stunden Woche‚ÄĚ

Zur Zeit lese ich das Buch Die 4 Stunden Woche" von Timothy Ferriss. Prinzipiell gef√§llt mir sein vorgeschlagener Ansatz, Arbeitszeit im Hinblick auf unsere Lebenszeit zu optimieren. Allerdings habe ich doch einige Zweifel, dass dieses Prinzip auf alle Branchen, insbesondere z.B. die Dienstleistungsbranche anwendbar ist. Selbst im privaten Bereich w√ľrde ich mir jetzt nicht wie […]

MySQL: The innodb_file_per_table misconception

Mistakes in the conception phase of a project often pay off in a far far later point in time. This also applies for the setting innodb_file_per_table in MySQL. Prio to MySQL 5.6 this option is disabled by default which leads to one huge ibdata1 file being created on your machine for all your databases. The […]

When should I start using Magento 2?

Finally it’s time for a new blog post as the last one about the interesting ShopTechBlog episode is dated a while back. Today I want to raise some pro and contra arguments for upgrading to Magento 2 or starting a new project with the new release of Magento E-Commerce. This is by no means a […]

I just listened to the latest ShopTechBlog Podcast Episode (in German) which was very interesting as it’s all about the technical architecture of the new Galeria Kaufhof shop. With their relaunch they switched from a monolith to a custom implementation with REST service-based architecture with a separation of the following 5 business domains allowing them […]

Why should I do a Magento upgrade?

Today I was asked by a client if he should upgrade his Magento 1.5.1.0 store to the latest Magento Community Edition 1.9.1.1. As this question arises more than often I would like to emphasize some arguments for doing the upgrade. Of course this is question cannot be answered in general because it depends on many […]

Available Magento Code Sniffer rulesets

Basically I recommend following the PSR-2 standard for Coding Style Guidelines in Magento projects. Verifying your coding styles makes sense in any case – whether you are working in a large team of developers or as a freelancer for several clients. Agreeing to one common coding standard and following the rules improves readability and comparability. […]

A collection of my daily RSS feeds

In this blog post I want to share with you a short list of my daily RSS feeds that I find very useful to stay up-to-date in different categories: E-Commerce etailment Exciting Commerce shopanbieter Carpathia konversionsKRAFT Handelskraft Kassenzone shopbetreiber-blog.de Freelancer Freiberufler Blog Twinfield Magento Webguys Alan Storm Eschrade Gordon Lesti Alan Kent PHP Coder On […]