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Running PHP code in parallel, the easy way

Written by Stitcher.io / Original link on Apr. 28, 2021

Less is more. You've heard that before, right? Keep it in mind, I'm going to show you something. There are a few good and robust solutions to run PHP code in parallel already; and yet, we've made our own implementation. I want to explain why. First, let's set the scene: I want to run PHP code in pa…


PHP in 2021

Written by Stitcher.io / Original link on Apr. 15, 2021

Once a year, I look back at the recent developments in the PHP world, and also look forward to what's to come. And just like in 2020 and 2019, we're at it again! Like I said time and time again: PHP isn't the same language it was ten years ago, and we're very thankful for that. It's a fast and reli…


What's new in PHP 8.1

Written by Stitcher.io / Original link on Apr. 14, 2021

PHP 8.1 is currently in active development and will be released on November 25, 2021. Keep in mind that this date can still change if the core team, for examples, adds an extra beta release. We already know about new features, performance improvements, changes and deprecations; so let's go through…


Fibers with a grain of salt

Written by Stitcher.io / Original link on Apr. 12, 2021

Do you prefer to listen? I've created an audio version of this post. You can listen on YouTube or by subscribing to my podcast feed on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher or Spotify So I was going to write an in-depth blogpost about using fibers in PHP 8.1. We were going to start with a basic example to expla…


Starting with event sourcing

Written by Stitcher.io / Original link on Apr. 9, 2021

For many developers, event sourcing is a magical beast that's used to build extremely complex, often distributed projects. And there's good reason for that: event sourcing is a pattern that forces code to be built in a way that fits those complex projects exceptionally well. Words like "modularized…


Thoughts on Event Sourcing

Written by Stitcher.io / Original link on Apr. 8, 2021

I was flattered being asked to write a guest post for Event Store — the company originally founded by Greg Young, who pioneered event sourcing more than ten years ago. I wrote about my experience with Event Sourcing, and how it's a shift in "mental framework" for all of us who were taught proper MV…