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Vue 2.5 Released
News / October 20, 2017

Vue 2.5 Released

Evan You announced the release of Vue 2.5 last week with TypeScript and Error handling, environment-agnostic server-side rendering (i.e., php-v8js), and many other nice features. It’s a great time to be a Vue.js developer, and things just keep getting better! This release is jam-packed with awesome improvements that you should dig into further at the end of the article.

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Optimize Your Application with Laravel Page Speed
News / October 19, 2017

Optimize Your Application with Laravel Page Speed

Laravel Page Speed is a package by Renato Marinho for optimizing your Laravel site automatically. Page Speed is inspired by Google’s mod_pagespeed, and provides some of the same rules (with more planned) through a series of middleware.

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Laravel Stats: Code Statistics for your Laravel Projects
News / October 12, 2017

Laravel Stats: Code Statistics for your Laravel Projects

Laravel Stats (currently beta) is a package inspired by “rake stats” that gives you code statistics for your Laravel 5.5 projects. Learn more about this package and it’s configuration.

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Laravel IO Redesign Concept
News / October 10, 2017

Laravel IO Redesign Concept

Over on the Refactoring UI site, they recently took on the task of doing a redesign concept for the Laravel.io community site and it’s full of quick actionable advice.

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The Official Unit Testing Utility Library for Vue.js Is Now Available
News / October 10, 2017

The Official Unit Testing Utility Library for Vue.js Is Now Available

Vue.js now has an official unit testing library for testing Vue applications. It provides methods for unit testing your components. A 1.0 beta version shipped Monday, as well as an official guide to help you get started with standard tips, using test runners, and testing components which use Vuex (centralized state management for Vue).

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Vue.js Official Style Guide Is Here!
News / October 09, 2017

Vue.js Official Style Guide Is Here!

The Vue.js documentation now has an official style guide in beta! The style guide is an excellent resource for avoiding errors, improving readability, consistency, and avoiding risky edge-case features when you don’t need them.

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Laravel 5.5.14 Released
News / October 04, 2017

Laravel 5.5.14 Released

Laravel v5.5.14 is now released and available. Learn what has been added, changed, and fixed in the latest release of Laravel 5.5.

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Vultr is Now Supported on Forge
News / October 02, 2017

Vultr is Now Supported on Forge

Laravel Forge announced last week that Vultr now has first-party support. Vultr, which was founded in 2014, is a very competitively priced cloud option, with servers for as little as $2.50 a month and fifteen datacenters around the world. They join Forge as the fourth provider, along with Linode, DigitalOcean, and AWS.

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Hacktoberfest 2017
News / September 29, 2017

Hacktoberfest 2017

Hacktoberfest 2017 is here for a month-long festival of supporting and contributing to open-source. Digital Ocean is partnering with GitHub again this year to support open source software contributions. If you contribute four pull requests in October to any public repo on GitHub, you will get a limited edition T-shirt. You might also catch a new passion for working on open-source in the process!

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Hyper 2.0 Has Been Released
News / September 27, 2017

Hyper 2.0 Has Been Released

Hyper terminal 2.0 stable just got released on all platforms this week. The most significant update is migrating from hterm to xterm.js, a full xterm terminal using web technologies.

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Laravel v5.5.13 released
News / September 26, 2017

Laravel v5.5.13 released

Laravel v5.5.13 was tagged yesterday (9/24/2017) to address an ongoing issue related to a security fix released in v5.5.11. You should upgrade to this version if you initially updated to v5.5.11 or v5.5.12.

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Laracon EU 2017 Talk Videos are now on Youtube
News / September 22, 2017

Laracon EU 2017 Talk Videos are now on Youtube

The speaker videos from Laracon EU are now freely available on YouTube.

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