HHVM has been generating a lot of buzz and excitement in the PHP world recently and if you haven't heard about HHVM yet you should check my first two posts about it. An Introduction to HHVM First steps on HHVM Why Should I Care? That's a really good question why...

I previously mentioned Boris, a terrific REPL for PHP, and while Boris is a great and functional REPL, is not the only available. Psysh is actually more than a simple REPL it's also an interactive debugger; which means you can say goodbye to the endless barrage of var_dump() and die()...

Recently Facebook unveiled Hack, a new programming language that aims to provide developers with the tools to write and ship code quickly while catching errors on the fly. What is Hack? Hack is as programming language designed to work with HHVM and the same time it works seamlessly with PHP...

HHVM is taking the PHP world by storm, and as PHP developer there many things to be excited about HHVM. The following list shows how developers are using HHVM in the real world in very different scenarios. HHVM, Nginx and Laravel Laravel on HHVM Use HHVM to speed up Composer...

Among the new features and fixes that come with PHP5.4 we have the addition of traits to the PHP language, PHP is a single inheritance language this means that classes and only inheriting from single parent class, in practice this complicates code organization and can lead to code duplicity. Languages...