Victor is a professional web developer from Grenoble, France. He enjoys using modern web technologies to help his customers build efficient and maintainable web applications. He is one of the top contributors the Symfony2 PHP framework. Victor always keeps an eye on the latest technologies that could help him in his daily job, lately he has been focusing on HHVM and Dart.
A Look at Hack, the PHP Replacement in HHVM
This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series HHVM and HackYou can use the previously created Vagrant box to run the code snippets from this article. Why types ? In the first part of the article we’ve seen that HACK was actually statically typed. This means that you must provide types for all […]
HHVM and Hack – Can We Expect Them to Replace PHP?
This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series HHVM and HackFacebook started to work on HipHop for PHP in 2008. Their goal was to speed up the PHP execution speed and the first version of the project was composed of the tandem HPHPc/HPHPi. HPHPc is a PHP to C++ transpiler which was used […]