Updated on: 2015-01-18
Posted on: 2012-01-30
Read this article to get a brief overview of the features of this new release and learn about criteria that you may follow to decide if and when you should upgrade to the new version.
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172. PHP Zeitgeist 2011
Updated on: 2013-01-03
Posted on: 2012-01-18
Read this article to learn about what new things PHP developers have been searching more in 2011 and what are their needs that probably still need to be fulfilled.
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Updated on: 2011-12-15
Posted on: 2011-12-15
The latest benchmarks seem to indicate that PHP applications compiled by Phalanger execute noticeably faster than when they are executed by the official PHP implementation based on Zend engine, even when a caching extension is used.
Read this article to learn how Phalanger works and what lessons can be learned to make the official PHP implementation run at least as fast, eventually in PHP 6 based on Zend Engine 3.
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Updated on: 2011-11-30
Posted on: 2011-11-30
The problem is that they are not looking right. Not only there are plenty of talented Web developers out there, they are easy to find, and many of them are available for hire.
The employers just need to make a very small concession. Doing that the developers can flock to the companies that are willing concede.
Read this article to understand better what employers are missing and how can they find the talented Web developers they need.
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Updated on: 2011-09-02
Posted on: 2011-09-01
They also talk about the repercussion of the article about the Wrong PHP Ideas You Should Get Right and why it is important to clarify PHP haters and lovers about these PHP misconceptions.
The latest enhancements on the PHPClasses and JSClasses site user interface are covered, as well the balance the 1st year of age of the JSClasses site.
Listen or read the transcript of this podcast to learn more about these and other topics of what has happened lately in the PHP world.
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Updated on: 2014-02-15
Posted on: 2011-08-18
On one side there are developers that hate PHP apparently because they do not quite understand how it works. They do not respect PHP and prefer other languages. So they lose many opportunities to make good money from the PHP market, which has so many high paying jobs for qualified developers.
On the other side there are developers that love PHP but do not take full advantage of the language because they are not fully aware of all they can do with it.
This article attempts to clarify some of the most common wrong ideas that many developers have about PHP.
Read the article to the end, so you may eventually start having a better perspective about PHP and take advantage of the opportunities that this language and the PHP ecosystem can provide you.
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Updated on: 2011-07-15
Posted on: 2011-07-15
If you are using MySQL in your PHP applications for a long time, this may seriously affect you.
Read this article to learn what this means in practice and what you can do about it.
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149. New PHP Version Fork
Updated on: 2011-06-15
Posted on: 2011-06-15
A new PHP forked version was created by Robert Eisele to address needs that he felt were important.
Read this article to know in more detail about this PHP fork.
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Updated on: 2011-05-19
Posted on: 2011-05-19
Now that Firefox 4 was launched it addressed some of the issues we had with past versions, thus making it better at least for Web development.
This article explains some of the top reasons why Firefox is still a better browser than Google Chrome to aid in our Web development work.
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Updated on: 2011-05-01
Posted on: 2011-04-30
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