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Welcome to this week's Symfony Station Communiqué. It's your review of the essential news in the Symfony and PHP development communities. We also cover the cybersecurity world in detail. And there are a good number of Drupal items this week.
Please take your time and enjoy the items most relevant and valuable to you.
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As always, we will start with the official news from Symfony.
Highlight -> “This week, Symfony 5.4.18, 6.0.18, 6.1.10, and 6.2.4 maintenance versions were released. Meanwhile, the upcoming Symfony 6.3 version improved the performance of service container compilation and added a StreamedJsonResponse for efficient JSON streaming.“
SymfonyCasts continued their Netgen Layouts course.
Chris Coyier of CSS Tricks fame, writes: “one gets the feeling that if any of the huge platform-producing tech companies could have their way, they’d have us all writing proprietary apps for their platform only. Right this second, the web feels like it’s in a good spot, but it also feels like the native vs. web battle is a swinging pendulum.
Say, somehow, the web is dealt some massive blow, and native apps have all the momentum. As in, for native apps to somehow become the default choice for organizations building digital products.
Support PWAs peeps.
Nacho Colomina publishes two articles this week:
.com software looks at:
I ran across a new book with a Symfony section by Gunnard Engebreth:
David Garcia asks:
Mauceri Paola shows us how to:
Tschallacka shows us:
Abi Walker shares:
And in a similar vein, David Kirkwood examines upgrading and asks:
Matt Robison explores:
Golems shows us how to:
And Balaji Dharma shows us:
The Peoples Blog examines:
Also, on the local dev front, Shreyal Mandot shows us:
This is included because you can use Gutenberg with Drupal.
Nadiia Nykolaichuk looks at how to:
Andrei Birta has two articles for us:
Digital Owl's Prose has a guest post on:
Valerio of Inspector fame asks:
We found a fantastic source of PHP articles via Mastodon. Gunnard Engebreth wrote the PHP 8 book we mentioned above so it’s no surprise he’s diving into 8.2 with a series of blog posts:
orhanerday has two articles on “AI” and PHP:
Tideways looks at:
WilliamP is starting:
David Carr shares how to:
And Farhan Tanvir shares:
Tomas Votruba shows us:
David Loor asks:
Matus Stafura shares an:
Junaid Qadir examines:
Andrei Birta has a good article to bookmark:
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Darkreading reports on:
The New York Times reports:
The Associated Press reports:
The Wall Street Journal reports:
The Evil Empire Strikes Back
Reuters has an:
The Intercept reports:
Phil Rosen reports:
Voice of America reports:
Sounds like a particular political party in the United States.
Speaking of which, Rolling Stone reports:
The Hacker News reports:
Andrew Plato has:
The Washington Post reports:
And that’s a good thing.
They also have:
The Next Web looks at:
They also have:
Douglas Rushkoff looks at:
Mickaël Andrieu shows us:
Ahmad Shadeed explains:
Ryan Carniato looks at:
Nouman Rahman shares:
SmashingMag looks at:
Ars Technica explores:
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