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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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The Future of HHVM and Hack
News / September 22, 2017

The Future of HHVM and Hack

With the final sunsetting of PHP 5 on the horizon (end of 2018), the HHVM team will ship their last version that supports PHP 5 and they outlined their project goals going forward (emphasis added): PHP7 is charting a new course away from PHP5, and we want to do the same, via a renewed focus …

Laravel 5.5.11 Released with a Security Fix
News / September 21, 2017

Laravel 5.5.11 Released with a Security Fix

Laravel tagged a 5.5.11 release including a security fix. The fix is related to a possible timing attacks on the remember_me token verification process.

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Voyager 1.0 Released
News / September 20, 2017

Voyager 1.0 Released

Laravel Voyager has reached a version 1.0. And, just in case you haven’t heard of Voyager, Voyager is an awesome Laravel Admin package that can help you with all your administrative tasks such as adding users, editing users, managing permissions, uploading files, creating menus, and so much more!

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Laravel 5.5.5 Released With a New Route Fallback to Help Customize Your 404 Views
News / September 20, 2017

Laravel 5.5.5 Released With a New Route Fallback to Help Customize Your 404 Views

Laravel v5.5.5, was released September 19th and now includes a neat “Route::fallback()” method to help customize 404 views. Also, the @includeFirst blade directive allows you to include a default view when the first one doesn’t exist.

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