My name is Bob Bloom (on the right!).
I develop web apps using the superb Laravel Framework.
I created and maintain LaSalle open source Software.
My new project is the open source PHP Serverless Project.
I am the lead organizer of the Greater Toronto Area PHP meet-up group
I am the lead organizer of the Laravel Toronto meet-up group
I am the lead organizer of the York Region PHP meet-up group
I live in Richmond Hill, just a bit north of Toronto.

Latest Blog Posts

November 08, 2021
New Discord Servers for each meet-up group....
September 18, 2021
Now that our meet-up groups' membership lists have been washed, those who have not visited our groups' pages on before August 01, 2021 have been deleted.Again, I want to emphasize that no one is banned. The issue is the longevity of the gr...
August 14, 2021
I am "washing" the membership list on for all three groups by deleting inactive members. In early September, I will delete members where last_visited_date...
July 11, 2021
Now that gatherings are ok, to an extent, we should do an in-person meet-up....