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Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Heather White (2)
Jun 22, 2017 @ 11:42:03

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast, hosted by community member Cal Evans, has posted their latest episode interviewing a member of the PHP community. In this latest show Cal welcomes back Heather White of All For One events. Unfortunately, due to recording conditions the audio on this episode is muffled at some points but the content is as great as always.

They talk about her presentation at CakeFest 2017 in New York City about stepping outside of your "comfort zone" and get up and present what you've learned (teaching). They also discuss mentorship and what can be done to become a mentor to those in your company, group or community. They also discuss how the overall community can help to train up the next "generation" of developers. They also mention the Coder Cruise conference, the speakers that'll be presenting and the other activities that will be happening on the cruise for families of attendees.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page audio player or by downloading the mp3 for listening at your leisure. If you enjoy the show be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter to get the latest updates on new shows as they're released.

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2017/06/21/interview-with-heather-white-2/

Three Devs & A Maybe:
Servers, Upgrades and a little Cryptocurrency
Jun 20, 2017 @ 10:43:02

The Three Devs and a Maybe podcast, hosted by Michael Budd, Fraser Hart, Lewis Cains and Edd Mann, has posted their latest episode: "Servers, Upgrades and a little Cryptocurrency"

In this weeks episode we start off by discussing Edd’s recent Server build, touching upon the hardware specifications, OS/ZFS-pool choices and monitoring configuration. We then move on to highlight the value in splitting up computational intensive tasks into queued jobs, defensive programming in JavaScript and handling querying ever increasing data-sets. Finally, we talk about keeping on-top of Software/Dependency upgrades, moving over to platforms such as AWS and Ethereum.

You can listen to this latest show either using the in-page audio player or by downloading the show directly as an mp3. If you enjoy it, be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter for updates when new shows are released.

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Link: http://threedevsandamaybe.com/servers-upgrades-and-a-little-cryptocurrency/

Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Oscar Merida
Jun 16, 2017 @ 10:46:30

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast, hosted by PHP community member Cal Evans, has posted their latest episode interviewing a member of the PHP community. In the latest show Cal talks with Oscar Merida of php[architect].

In the episode Cal and Oscar talk about when Oscar got into PHP development and the community in general. They also talk about his work on the php[architect] magazine, working with Cal in the past and recommendations for speakers who want to get started presenting. Oscar also talks about some of the surprises he found when moving into editing and the tech involved with creating the magazine.

You can listen to this latest episode either using the in-page audio player or you can download the mp3 for listening at your leisure. If you enjoy the show, be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter to get updated when the latest shows are released.

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2017/06/14/interview-with-oscar-merida/

That Podcast:
Episode 41: SAD
Jun 14, 2017 @ 12:58:04

That Podcast, hosted by PHP community members Beau Simensen and Dave Marshall, has posted their latest episode - Episode #41: SAD.

Beau and Dave talk about PHP-FIG, an intersection of health and technology, Symfony and bitcoin bots.

Other topics mentioned in this latest show include:

You can listen to this latest episode either using the in-page audio player or by downloading the show for listening at your leisure. If you enjoy the show and aren't already subscribed, be sure to add their feed to your reader and follow them on Twitter for updates when new shows are released.

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Link: https://thatpodcast.io/episodes/episode-41-sad

Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Maurice Kherlakian
Jun 12, 2017 @ 11:22:25

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast, hosted by Cal Evans, has released their latest episode featuring an interview with a member of the PHP community. In this latest show Cal talks with Maurice Kherlakian, a co-worker of Cal's at Zend (Professional Services)

In the show Cal and Maurice talk about how Maurice got into programming and when he decided to make it a career. They also talk about "enterprise" use of PHP, why PHP enjoys a large adoption in bigger companies and how the "modern era" of PHP evolved into what it is now. They also cover the ease of evolution from simple PHP to more complex, architected products and some of the services Zend offers to help.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page audio player or by downloading the mp3 directly. If you enjoy the show be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter to be updated when new shows are released.

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2017/06/07/interview-with-maurice-kherlakian/

Laravel News Podcast:
Episode 39 - Laracon Sessions with Jack McDade
Jun 09, 2017 @ 13:22:09

The Laravel News Podcast has released their latest show - Episode #39 - with special guest Jack McDade joining hosts Jacob Bennett and Michael Dyrynda.

In Laracon Sessions Episode Three, Jake and Michael are joined by Jack McDade to discuss his surely-80s themed talk, as well as your regular dose of Laravel framework and community news.

You can read the full episode transcript which includes time markers and links.

Jacob, Michael and Jack cover a wide range of topics including:

You can listen to this latest show through the in-page audio player. If you enjoy the show, be sure to subscribe to their feed and get updates when new shows are released.

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Link: https://laravel-news.com/podcast/39

PHP Roundtable:
A php[tek] 2017 Special
Jun 05, 2017 @ 17:22:04

The PHP Roundtable podcast has posted a new episode that was recorded live at this year's php[tek] conference in Atlanta: Episode #63. Host Sammy Powers is joined by a whole host of other PHP community members: Amanda Folson, Eric Van Johnson, John Congdon, Ben Edmunds, Matthew Trask, Joe Ferguson, Ben Ramsey, Steven Wade, Jason McCreary and Justin Reherman.

We have a mashup recording with PHPUgly and PHP Town Hall during the community night at php[tek] 2017. We chat about OSMI, UUID's, git, product development, getting involved in the PHP community and funky socks.

You can catch the latest episode of this podcast either using the in-page audio or video player or you can watch it directly on YouTube. If you enjoy the show be sure to check out other shows in their archive, follow them on Twitter and subscribe to their feed to get updates when new shows are released.

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Link: https://www.phproundtable.com/episode/a-php-tek-2017-special

Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Larry E. Masters
May 24, 2017 @ 11:17:07

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has posted their latest interview with a member of the PHP community. In this latest show host Cal Evans talks with Larry Masters

In this episode Cal and Larry talk about Cake PHP and some of the backstory on how it was started and where it is now. They also talk about some of the features of the framework (including built-in internationalization support). Larry also talks about the interchangeable pieces of the framework and how the Cake PHP Development Corporation fits into the overall picture. He also shares about some of the training resources the group provides and the conference they host.

You can listen to this latest show either using the in-page audio player or you can download the mp3 for listening at your leisure. If you enjoy the show, be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter to get updates when new shows are released.

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2017/05/23/interview-with-larry-e-masters/

North Meets South Podcast:
Episode #28 - Eloquent observers, managing client expectations, and Larav
May 23, 2017 @ 11:32:26

In the most recent episode of the North Meets South podcast - Episode #28 - hosts Jacob Bennett and Michael Dyrynda talk about Laravel. More specifically they cover Eloquent functionality, client expectations, and packages.

In this episode, Jake and Michael talk about Eloquent observers and answer listener questions about managing client expectations and packages we use in our Laravel applications.

Other topics mentioned in this episode include Dash (the documentation tool), the "Supercharge Your Tinker Workflow" article and the Sentry package for Laravel. You can listen to this latest show either using the in-page audio player or by downloading the mp3 directly for listening offline. If you enjoy the show, be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter to get the latest updates when new shows are released.

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Link: http://www.northmeetssouth.audio/28

Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Michelangelo van Dam (#3)
May 22, 2017 @ 12:24:15

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast, hosted by Cal Evans has posted their latest episode with an interview of a member of the PHP community. In this latest show Cal talks with Michelangelo van Dam, a well-known PHP conference speaker and organizer of PHP Benelux.

They talk about why Michelangelo speaks at conferences and what he gets out of both presenting and being at the events. They also talk about conferences in general and, more specifically, the Lone Star PHP Conference (having had their last one this year, 2017). They also talk about the PHP Benelux conference, what they try to provide to their attendees and sponsors and how cultural differences play a part.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page audio player or by downloading the mp3 directly. If you enjoy the show, be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter for updates when the latest shows are released.

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2017/05/16/interview-with-michelangelo-van-dam-3/