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The PHP 7 “Request” Extension - Paul M. Jones

tl;dr: The new request extension provides server-side request and response objects for PHP 7. Use it as a replacement object for request superglobals and response functions. An equivalent PHP 5 version is available in userland as pmjones/request. You’re tired of dealing with the $_GET, $_POST, etc. Show More Summary

Sourcehunt – Open Source Week Edition - SitePoint PHP

Sourcehunt - Open Source Week Edition This week is Open Source Week at While we do usually cover open source here, what with all the tutorials and introductions to amazing new libraries, packages, and frameworks, thisShow More Summary

YouTube Downloader PHP Script to MP4 that Works in 2016 - PHP Classes

YouTube Downloader PHP Script to MP4 that Works in 2016 By Manuel Lemos Many users want to download YouTube videos, either to watch offline or to take backups of their own videos. Despite it is against YouTube terms of use, many of those users resort to PHP scripts to automate download. Show More Summary

PHP Versions Stats - 2016.2 Edition - Jordi Boggiano

It's stats o'clock! See 2014, 2015 and 2016.1 for previous similar posts. A quick note on methodology, because all these stats are imperfect as they just sample some subset of the PHP user base. I look in the logs of the last 28 days for Composer installs done by someone. Show More Summary

Effective Redis for PHP Developers - Nomad PHP

February 2017 US - XX Presented By Matthew Turland February 16, 2017 20:00 CST The post Effective Redis for PHP Developers appeared first on Nomad PHP.

Quick Tip: The Convenient Magic of Eloquent Observers - SitePoint PHP

If you've used Eloquent on medium to large projects before, you may have encountered a situation where you want to take action when something happens to your models. Eloquent provides a convenient way to do so. The Observer Pattern The...Show More Summary

Quick way to create a PHP stdClass - Simon Holywell

A very short and simple trick for creating new stdClass objects without having to set every property individually. This is akin to JavaScript’s object notation, but not quite as elegant. Creating a new object in JavaScript looks like...Show More Summary

Interrupting Applications with Laravel Middleware - SitePoint PHP

Before we launch into using middleware with Laravel, what is middleware? In general, middleware is software that connects different systems to one another. In Laravel, one of the most well known and robust PHP frameworks that are available for use today, middleware provides a way for you to filter out your HTTP requests and manage those requests. Show More Summary

Best PHP IDE Comparison 2016 for Windows, Mac and Linux - PHP Classes

Best PHP IDE Comparison 2016 for Windows, Mac and Linux By Dave Smith Most PHP developers use an IDE (Integrated Development Environment) to become more productive. There several PHP IDEs, some more advanced than others, some are commercial...Show More Summary

Database Fixture Setup in PHPUnit - Qafoo - PHP

We already discussed when and how to reset a database between tests. But on top of that you often need some basic or more complex data to run the tests against. We discuss different variants and their respective trade-offs in this p...

Hashicorp’s Packer – Is It Something for PHP Developers? - SitePoint PHP

l;dr; - Is Packer a tool you'll need in your tool box as a PHP developer? It depends. If you do a lot of server work for your clients or on the job, along with development work, then yes. Packer can help you a lot. If you are only a developer and don't really do much work on the server directly, then no. Show More Summary

Redis from PHP - Remi Collet

Here is a small comparison of the various solutions to use a Redis database from PHP on Linux All the tests have be run on Fedora 25 but should work on RHEL, CentOS or any other distribution. Tested solutions: redis extension (see #1) Predis...Show More Summary

Amazon Product API Exploration: Let’s Build a Product Searcher - SitePoint PHP

In this tutorial, you'll take a look at Amazon's Product Advertising API. It's an API that allows developers to access data about items for sale, seller reviews, customer reviews, and product promotions on all Amazon marketplaces worldwide. Basic...Show More Summary

PHP 5.6.28 Released - PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.28. This is a security release. Several security bugs were fixed in this release. All PHP 5.6 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.For source downloads...Show More Summary

PHP 7.1.0 Release Candidate 6 Released - PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.1.0 Release Candidate 6. This release is the sixth and final release candidate for 7.1.0. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully, and report any bugs and incompatibilities in the bug tracking system. Show More Summary

PHP Modern Practices Latest Evolution Steps - PHP Classes

PHP Modern Practices Latest Evolution Steps By Manuel Lemos For the last years PHP has gone through a great evolution steps, not just in terms of the language itself, but also in the practices that the developers that write PHP codeShow More Summary

Get rid of -m - Stefan Koopmanschap

I can't remember where I actually first read about this little developer's lifehack, but I've been using this for a while now and really like it: Not using the -m option anymore when commiting with git. What I used to do... I use Git nearly exclusively on the command-line. Show More Summary

Beaver in Action: Practical MySQL Optimization - SitePoint PHP

Clients with an existing application sometimes ask me to fix bugs, improve efficiency by speeding up the application, or add a new feature to some existing software. The first stage of this is researching the original code – so-called reverse engineering. Show More Summary

Interview with Todd Ross - Voices of the ElePHPant

Video Audio only @thebluick Show Notes Recorded at PHP Tek 2016 The post Interview with Todd Ross appeared first on Voices of the ElePHPant.

Red Hat will provide PHP 7.0 for RHEL - Remi Collet

Announcement: Red Hat Software Collections 2.3 now beta Stability addicts can keep quiet, PHP 5.3.3 is still the standard version provided with RHEL-6, and PHP 5.4.16 the one in RHEL-7 As stated in RHSCL product life cycle, the php54 and php55 collections have reached their end if life. Show More Summary

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