PHP 7.3.0 Released in December

Major release was made on time. It has a lot of useful enhancements and improvements. Here are some that may be interesting for you: improvements of Heredoc and Nowdoc syntax array_key_first() and array_key_last() functions added json_encode() and json_decode() will throw exception in case corresponding flag exists a new hrtime() function, which does not depend upon…

Happy Christmas!

The most charming time of the year is here finally! Congratulations to all our customers and partners who are celebrating this fairy holiday with their families and friends. We wish you the best: to always feel love and support of your beloved ones; to dream big and never regret about anything; to move forward and…

Laravel Zero 5.7 Available

The release of Laravel Zero 5.7 has been announced the last week. It represents optional installation of queues in Laravel; features humbug/box for quicker application bundling; numerous bug fixes and usability enhancements. Zero is a customized version of Laravel framework designed to build command line applications. It is based on latest version of Laravel, 5.7.…

PHP 7.3.0 Beta 3 Released

The last PHP beta version of current cycle has been released on September, the 4th. The most significant changes represented in current PHP beta version are as following: Heredoc and Nowdoc syntax has been improved json_encode() and json_decode() functions will throw an exception in case of error when corresponding flag is present it is possible…

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Github acquired by Microsoft

After several weeks of rumors it is now confirmed that Microsoft corporation has acquired GitHub. Reported acquisition price was 5.7 billion USD in Microsoft stock. It is known that GitHub was valued at $2 billion in 2015. Nat Friedman, Microsoft vice president will become a new CEO of Github. According to GitHub, community consists of…

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Early Access to PHPStorm 2018.2

Early Access Program for a new build of PHPStorm software, 182.2371.3, has been announced on May, 17. The build is available for download on vendor’s website. Early Access Program gives free access to pre-release software version. Users are welcome to test new features however beware that Early Access Program build is much less stable than beta…