People are getting more and more excited as the awaited release date of the new version of PHP (v8.1) approaches. Learn what we know so far. Also learn about the PHP GitHub sponsors launch as well as the RevoltPHP project.
New versions of Phoenix, Oban, and Broadway released. Recent hot topics include several articles on Phoenix LiveView in addition to those featuring methodologies to improve testing.
Several security fixes were addressed. Popular topics include Microservices Authentication in Node.js, the npm registry deprecating TLS 1.0 and 1.1, and the Node v16.10.0 release.
Performance is a popular topic this quarter as well as some of the current efforts for a better standardization of installation requirements and dependencies for Python projects. Security updates include vulnerabilities to package pillow versions 5.2.0 - 8.3.2 as well as some versions of the Python Imaging Library.
Next.js seemed to be the hot topic recently with several great posts about whether to migrate or use it more effectively. There were also a few cross-site scripting and phishing vulnerabilities fixed.
Several releases this quarter include compiler improvements, 64-bit ARM support on Windows, and conversions from slice to array pointer, among others. Memory management and performance optimization are popular topics, plus this month's top articles and guides.
RailsConf videos are up. RubyConf 2021 will be in-person. A REXML CVE. Basecamp fallout. Discussion of testing and containers.
Several in-person Go conferences this year. The go collective has joined StackOverflow. A TinyGo release. Discussions on fuzzing and Generics.
EuroPython, PyCon, DjangoCon, and SciPy rev up. A PyDoc CVE. Flask has a major new release. FastAPI and Django have minor releases. Discussions on a faster python
In-person and remote conferences are spinning up. NodeJS, Deno and TypeScript releases. Reflections on the next 10 years of Node
PHPDay, WebSummerCamp and LaraCon. Symfony CVEs. Laravel 9 release date is pushed back. PHP announces 8.1 release date and deprecates ticks. Laravel celebrates its 10th birthday!