The Future of Commerce

I'm excited to announce that I'm launching a new podcast! I have partnered with Brian Lange of Magento Community fame to bring you futurecommerce, a show about cutting-edge and next-generation »

"Can using on Magento be PCI Compliant?"

tl;dr: out of box in Magento is not PCI compliant at specific SAQ levels; in fact no payment gateway method is, because Magento itself is not. Provided »

WebserviceX is Down - I have a fix!

Edit: 2016-04-21 04:02:57 I recently updated this module to be compatible with Magento 2. That module is found at I noticed a »

Redefining MySQL Trigger's DEFINER

I recently had an issue changing the hostname configuration for database backup of a Magento Enterprise site on my local. When I attempted to save my »

Exciting MageTalk Announcement!

Occasionally we'll cross post an episode of MageTalk here to my personal blog feed - and today is no exception. We have exciting news here at MageTalk - we're going »

Abusing PHP arrays for "nicer" Magento translation

Brendan Falkowski tweeted a while back: Here’s one for you backend Magento people. Why do classes user a helper for translation instead of $this? »