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Welcome to this week's Symfony Station Communiqué. It's your weekly review of the essential news in the Symfony and PHP development communities. We also cover the cybersecurity world.
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As always, we will start with the official news from Symfony.
Highlight -> “This week, the SymfonyWorld Online 2022 Summer Edition conference took place with great success. During the conference, we unveiled ux.symfony.com the new website to discover and learn about Symfony UX. Lastly, we announced the first speakers of SymfonyCon Disneyland Paris 2022 (November 17-18, 2022).“
And it was.
This is awesome news.
And here’s the official announcement.
SymfonyCasts is updating the Symfony Fundamentals course.
Mark Guzdial writes:
“A May 2022 report from the UK government Research Review Series: Computing makes some strong claims about block-based programming that I think are misleading.”
Programming in blocks lets far more people code — but not like software engineers: Response to the Ofsted Report
Gerard Rico Botella has some articles on Symfony, Docker, and Make for us.
William Pinaud, a presenter at the recent SymfonyWorld has a review.
Nancyvig has another comparison article for us. But, this one is useful.
Ingo Steinke continues his series of articles we shared last week on Shopware and Symfony.
Soft Gorillas asks:
The Drupal Association newsletter had this news.
Our second favorite Drupal personality, Mike Herchel has:
Idéative shows us:
Karthik Kumar D K looks at:
Specbee shows us:
prometsource shows us:
stitcher.io looks at:
Doeke Norg has:
Lucas Pereyra waves his wand at:
Laravel News explores:
Dennis Charity has:
Webdeasy looks at:
Dino Cajic continues his tutorial series:
Pascal Landau continues his series:
Kodwings says you should:
EMQ Technologies shows us:
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The cyber response to Russia’s War Crimes
The Guardian reports:
The Next Web reports:
The Evil Empire Strikes Back
This article is why we promote this stuff weekly. And as we’ve said before, without open societies there’s no open-source software. Or anything else worth a damn.
The Atlantic reports on:
The Guardian reports:
Computer Weekly reports on the:
Venture Beat reports:
Bank Info Security says:
The Verge reports:
Tuple wants to:
Do your favorites a solid and vote on this.
Michał Romańczuk shares:
The Markup makes:
David Gerrard reports:
The Next Web has:
The drift of these stories is that crypto is the cyber version of Donald Trump, 100% lies, horseshit, and self-hype. And of course, mostly criminal.
InfoWorld asks and then opines:
Yoast SEO explains:
Les-Tilleuls.coop looks at:
The Next Web also reports:
Kinsta looks at:
Giorgi Gutsaev shows us:
Stéphane Sulikowski covers:
As you may know, I am a big proponent of component-based design. And while I don’t usually use JS frameworks, when I do, I use Svelte. 🍺 😉
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