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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 27

A Year of SitePoint

After having spent a year as SitePoint's PHP editor, Bruno Skvorc reflects on it
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PHP
Thien Tran Duy, Sep 26

How to Install Custom PHP Extensions on Heroku

Thien explains how you can install custom PHP extensions on Heroku - in this example, we install the Phalcon Framework
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 19

PhpStorm 8 Released - See What's New and Grab a Free License

This week marks the release of PhpStorm 8. Now that the day has finally come, Bruno Škvorc takes a look at what new features are included, and finish up with a giveaway of free licenses.
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 17

ZgPHP Conference 2014 - Free Entry

There's a conference coming up in Zagreb, Croatia, on October 2nd, called ZgPHP. It's one day, free and has a throng of awesome speakers. Are you coming?
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PHP
George Fekete, Sep 12

18 Critical Oversights in Web Development

George Fekete expands on previous posts about common PHP mistakes by listing 18 critical oversights in PHP and general web development
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 11

PHP News You May Have Missed - August, September 2014

Bruno Skvorc recaps the PHP news from August and September you may have missed
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 09

PHPSummerCamp Review

The PHPSummerCamp is over - this is what we've seen and learned!
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 31

Welcoming New Authors – July, August 2014

Join us in welcoming our new authors to the fold - ten new brave souls joined the SitePoint author roster through July and August - time to get to know them
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 28

PHP 5.6.0. Released

Php 5.6 has been released. Learn what's new, how to upgrade and install it into your VMs, and what to do next to master it
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Web Foundations
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 23

Quick Tip: Install Zephir and Phalcon 2 on Vagrant

This quick tip will show you how to install Phalcon on a Homestead Improved instance, and will help you get a sample Phalcon app up and running
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 03

Legacy Code is a Cancer

Bruno Skvorc argues against legacy code in well established projects, stating that new versions should not only supersede older ones, but also kill them.
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 29

PHP News You May Have Missed - July 2014

See what happened in the past couple of months in the PHP community - from name changes to new versions, there's something for everyone
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PHP
Jeroen Meeus, Jul 26

MVC - a Problem or a Solution?

Design patterns help us write cleaner code that's easier to share, maintain and upgrade. But are they all used properly? One of the most abused ones is MVC.
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 20

7 More Mistakes Commonly Made by PHP Developers

Here are seven mistakes PHP developers often do - from wrong database drivers to too much transparency, read this list to find out what you shouldn't do
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 30

Welcoming New Authors - May, June 2014

Another round of new authors joined us in the past couple of months, and we're taking this opportunity to welcome them to the team! Care to join us?
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PHP
Matthew Setter, Jun 27

Scaffolding an Application with Phalcon

Learn to use Phalcon to start your PHP application.
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 15

What You May Have Missed in PHP, June 2014

A short list of facts and news about the PHP world you may have missed over the past several weeks.
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 14

Announcing PHP Summer Camp

PHP Summer Camp is an annual hands-on workshop conference in Rovinj, Croatia, focusing on eZ Publish and Symfony2, taking place from September 3rd to 6th
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 07

PHP 5.6 End of Beta

PHP 5.6 released its last beta version - beta 4. Learn what's new and how you can help test it in this article!
Web
Bruno Skvorc, May 30

Google's BigQuery Provides Free Access to GDELT

Google BigQuery now hosts GDELT - the world's largest dataset on human history - and it's free to use.
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, May 29

HHVM 3.1.0 Released

HHVM 3.1.0 was released and it's been brought significantly closer to PHP 5.6 in both extension support and planned 5.6 features.
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, May 25

PHP Fights HHVM and Zephir with PHPNG

What's PHPNG? Who's leading it and how does it stack up against HHVM and Zephir?
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Apr 30

Welcoming New Authors: March / April 2014

We welcome new authors - recruits from March and April 2014. We don't care if you're pro or junior - as long as you have the desire to contribute.
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PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Apr 29

HHVM and Hack on Heroku

Heroku, the Cloud App Platform, added HHVM support to their roster, including Hack.