The Singleton Design Pattern for PHP

Introduction In software engineering, a design pattern is a general solution to a common problem in software design. A design pattern isn’t a finished design that can be transformed directly into code, it is a description or template for how to solve a problem that...

What can PHP do?

Anything. PHP is mainly focused on server-side scripting, so you can do anything any other CGI program can do, such as collect form data, generate dynamic page content, or send and receive cookies. But PHP can do much more. There are three main areas where PHP scripts...

PHP 7.0.0 Beta 2

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.0.0 Beta 2. This is the fourth pre-release of the new PHP 7 major series. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully, and report any bugs and incompatibilities in the bug...