PHP Annotated Monthly – December 2016

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The holidays are coming (holidays are coming), and the temperature has dropped. As we get to the end of a thoroughly eventful year, it’s December’s PHP Annotated Monthly with Gary Hockin, Developer Advocate for PhpStorm at JetBrains. Continue reading

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PhpStorm 2016.3.1 EAP 163.9166

The new PhpStorm 2016.3.1 EAP build (163.9166) is now available! You can download it here, in JetBrains Toolbox or, if you have installed the previous PhpStorm 2016.3.1 EAP build (163.8703), you should soon get a notification in the IDE about a patch update.

This build delivers new features, bug fixes and improvements for PHP and the Web, and takes on the latest improvements in IntelliJ Platform.

 

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Webinar: What’s New in PhpStorm 2016.3

Join us Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at 16:00 – 17:00 CET for the free webinar, “What’s New in PhpStorm 2016.3” with Gary Hockin.

PhpStorm 2016.3, released on November 24th, 2016, this year’s third and final major update of PhpStorm in 2016. During the webinar, Gary Hockin will overview new features and major improvements brought in this release:

  • Tools and Frameworks: Support of Docker in Remote Interpreters, support of PHPSpec test framework, auto-detection and configuration of PHPUnit/Behat/PHPSpec.
  • New editing experience: Semantic highlighting for variables and parameters, completion of overridden methods and fields without function and var keyword, and improved support of PSR-0/PSR-4.
  • Code quality analysis: Project-wide PHP 7 strict types, new naming convention inspections, and improved Runtime Error Prevention.
  • IDE Improvements: Open multiple projects in one frame, Version Control improvements.

Gary will guide you through all the major features and improvements in PhpStorm 2016.3 and answer your questions in this live webinar.

This webinar is suitable for developers of different proficiency levels. Please register now. There will be an opportunity to ask questions during the webinar. A video recording will be available a few days later.

About Gary Hockin

Gary Hockin has been creating code to power web applications for 15 years, the last three of them at an extraordinary level. He is handsome, talented, funny and articulate, and also extremely modest. Gary is a valued contributor to Zend Framework 2 and is a member of the community review team. He’s married and has two wonderful children, and when he’s not coding, writing about code, speaking about code or reading about code, he can usually be found in the pub playing pool.

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PhpStorm 2016.3.1 EAP 163.8703

We are glad to announce the start of Early Access Program for PhpStorm 2016.3.1, which is a bug fix update for the recently released PhpStorm 2016.3. A fresh build 163.8703 is available for download, in JetBrains Toolbox or, if you have installed PhpStorm 2016.3 and have “Early Access Program” channel in Settings->System Settings->Updates, you should soon get a notification in the IDE about a patch update.

This build delivers new features, bug fixes and improvements for PHP and the Web, and takes on the latest improvements in IntelliJ Platform.

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PhpStorm 2016.3 is now released!

PhpStorm 2016.3, for this year’s third and last major update of PhpStorm, is now available for download! Read all about the new features and improvements on the PhpStorm website.

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Project Wide PHP 7 Strict Types in PhpStorm 2016.3

PHP 7 is here, and thankfully gaining a lot of traction. There’s never been a better time to convert your project to PHP 7 strict types, and you’ll find so many bugs you never knew existed in the process. Adding the strict types declaration to all of those files can be painful, and you may forget some places. PhpStorm 2016.3 has got you covered.

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Opening Many Project in One Frame

It’s happened! One of the most eagerly anticipated features of 2016.3 is the ability to open many projects in a single frame, here’s how.

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PhpStorm 2016.3 Release Candidate 2 is available

We are glad to announce that PhpStorm 2016.3 RC 2 build 163.7743.39 is now available! If you want to learn all the details about the new features or to get yourself a copy to try right away, please visit our website.

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This build takes on the latest improvements in IntelliJ Platform.
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Improved Completion for Overriding in PhpStorm 2016.3

At your request, we’ve implemented some subtle improvements in how we generate code completion when you’re overriding methods or properties in PhpStorm 2016.3

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PhpStorm 2016.3 Release Candidate is available

We are glad to announce that PhpStorm 2016.3 RC 1 build 163.7743 is now available! If you want to learn all the details about the new features or to get yourself a copy to try right away, please visit our website.

phpstorm_splash2016_3_rc

This build delivers new features, bug fixes and improvements for PHP and the Web, and takes on the latest improvements in IntelliJ Platform.

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