Learned a lot here.
Near the end it became to feel to me a bit like listing possible method names and felt a bit tedious to me. But overall it really gave me all I need to get my hands dirty on PHP extension.
ANN is a really cool thing, but the talk was a bit dry. would have loved to see the result: a smart AI player after learning.
I agree with others to leave symphony out of it. Symphony console is cool, but i would suggest more focus on the real cool parts: AI
It gave me some good ideas about what to do with mysqlnd. I'll try the master/slave in the near future.
Talk did feel a bit like a wiki page. Summing information but not too much about why and the pro's/con's compared to other options.
However you were talking a bit fast, and it also felt a bit all over the place. Switching from one sub-topic to another at an incredible pace. I would advise to take a longer slot next time and just take a bit more time so slow your speaking and perhaps adding some smoother transitions between sub-topics.
Very insightful! The talk of Michiel also was very closely related to my current employment and application we work on. Based on this talk i'll even invite Michiel to talk or perhaps consult at our office.
Cool insight into the reflection library. Even though I currently have no real use case to apply this library to any of my projects, it was very interesting. awsome delivery. humorous speaker who can deliver hit point without problems.
It felt like a list of items had to be narrated in a very short time. Talking was way too fast and the anti-patters were too serperfically talked about. i would rather liked to have seen 2 or 3 of these patterns bit with a deeper insight to it than the superficial overview of many