Frameworks and Data Validation: At what stage should the validation occur?
One of the questions you may find when attempting even the simplest of form validation is; at what stage should the data be validated? If you have a Controller, a Form (we’ll use Zend_Form in this case) and a Model you’ll find you can choose to validate at all stages, or just the one.
eBay aquires Magento
In 2010 eBay became the first outside investor in Magento. On June 6th it was confirmed that ebay will now acquire Magento. Ebay have announced a new 'Open Commerce' platform named X.Commerce.