Cloud hosting is nothing new. Seeing as "cloud" is such a loosely used term some will consider their VPS solutions on Slicehost or Rackspace to be "cloud hosting". Thats partially true, but this article covers how PHP is getting some serious attention in the PaaS (Platform as a Service) field. This year you will almost certainly find yourself making the decision wether or not to move some of your applications and services accross to the cloud, and this article can hopefully help you work out why and how.
I am cycling 285 miles this September to raise money for aids research and research, in an event called Braking Aids.
Please donate anything you can spare, even if its a small amount.
Catapult into PyroCMS
People wanted a book for PyroCMS, so I wrote one:
This will get you from "I have heard of PyroCMS once before" to building custom modules and themes in next to no time. Plus, it's only £7.