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HHVM and PHP 7 compatibility

HHVM is a popular alternative to the official PHP server implementation. With the launch of PHP 7 the main official implementation will get improved perfomance, but new language features too. HHVM plans to keep up feature parity with PHP, but with the investment in Hack language picking up PHP 7 support will take it's time.

Written by Jorgé on Saturday October 31, 2015

Flow is a type checker for JavaScript, so what is it?

JavaScript has been and continues being a hot topic. In the last few years we've seen the rise and fall of libraries, utilities and other tools such as Angular.js, React, Mootools, CoffeeScript and more. Nowadays the ideal way to develop JavaScript would be to use a transpiler: a tool that allows you to write a future specification of the EcmaScript specification and compiles it down to something compatible and available to users today.

Written by Jorgé on Saturday September 19, 2015