Episode 120: Quick update, rant about PHP, upcoming interview

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Upcoming interview with former Twitpiccer about scaling service up to billions of requests – get your questions in ASAP.

Sass 3.3 released

http://blog.sass-lang.com/posts/184094-sass-33-is-released

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PHP/HipHop/HHVM/Hack/Zephir/etc

Lots of movement happening in the PHP world recently, and I barely scratch the surface of even beginning to make a dent in making sense of it all, but hopefully some of this will be of interest nonetheless 😉

http://www.sitepoint.com/look-hack-php-replacement-hhvm/

http://hacklang.org

https://code.facebook.com/posts/264544830379293/hack-a-new-programming-language-for-hhvm/

http://zephir-lang.com/intro.html

http://www.php-cpp.com

http://hippyvm.com

 

 

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Episode 53: Crawlable Flash, Concurrent Python, Smart Robots.txt and more

Mixed topics today

Adobe works with Google, Yahoo and others to make Flash apps crawlable.

Reddit.com open sources their codebase

"Smart" robots.txt files – do you use them?

Bruce Eckel article on concurrent Python with Twisted

Railo – open source ColdFusion

Cognifty – new PHP framework

Upcoming conferences – Ruby Hoedown, CodeStock, PHPWorks

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Codemash – overview and admission pass giveaway

This installment is a conversation with Jim Holmes from the Codemash conference about the conference, what to expect and who will be there.

Codemash has graciously given us a free pass to webdevradio listeners. Listen for the instructions in the interview, then send in your email by December 20. Winner will be drawn Dec 21 and notified before December 31. Transportation and lodging are winner's responsibility.

P. S. His sound is good, mine is not as good (apologies – lot of tech problem on my end).

  • Codemash :: Information about the upcoming Codemash conference in Sandusky, Ohio.

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