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Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Adam Harvey
Aug 23, 2016 @ 09:41:24

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has posted another interview with a member of the PHP community. In this latest episode host Cal Evans talks with Adam Harvey, a core developer on the PHP project. This episode is a video recorded at the php[tek] 2016 conference in St. Louis, Missouri.

Cal and Adam talk about the pre-RFC "wild west" days of work on the PHP language, what he sees as better and what he sees as worse since the RFC process has been introduced. They talk about some of the "differences of opinion" that have happened on the php.internals mailing list, citing the strict type hinting conversations as an example. They also talk about the migration guides and Adam's contributions to them.

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

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2016/08/23/interview-adam-harvey/

The Changelog Podcast:
RFC #4: Jan Lehnardt – Building Healthy Communities
Aug 22, 2016 @ 09:41:22

On The Changelog podcast hosts Nadia and Mikeal are joined by Jan Lehnardt to talk about building healthy communities around software and Open Source projects.

On today’s show Nadia and Mikeal are joined by Jan Lehnardt to discuss the value of building healthy communities to reduce burden on maintainers and create sustainable projects, how healthy communities help grow a project, and contributor models.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page audio player or by downloading the mp3 for the show directly. If you enjoy the show and want to hear more from the podcast, be sure to follow their feed for more shows and articles as they're released.

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Link: https://changelog.com/rfc-4/

PHP Roundtable:
051: What happened to PHP 6?
Aug 19, 2016 @ 09:37:33

The PHP Roundtable podcast, hosted by Sammy Powers, has posted their latest episode today featuring Sammy and a selection of guests answering the question "What happened to PHP 6?". Sammy is joined by Sara Golemon, Derick Rethans, Sean Coates and Andrei Zmievski - all core developers (at one time or another) who played a part in the language around the time "PHP 6" was in the works.

Despite the fact that there was never an official release of PHP 6, it was going to be a real thing with a lot of great improvements to the engine and language. But why was this version of PHP never released? We talk with some previous and current internals developers to hear the story of what happened to PHP 6.

You can catch this latest episode either though the video (in-page or on YouTube) or you can use the in-page audio player to just listen in. If you enjoy the show, be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter to get the latest updates of when new shows are released.

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Link: https://www.phproundtable.com/episode/what-happened-to-php-6

Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Matthew Turland (#2)
Aug 17, 2016 @ 11:03:59

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast, hosted by PHP community member Cal Evans, has posted their latest episode, another in their series of interviews with a member of the PHP community. In this latest show Cal talks with Matthew Turland, a leader on the Phergie project.

Cal and Matt talk about Matt's role with the Phergie project and some of the history behind the project. Matt also shares some of his "lessons learned" about the project including bringing in other members of the community to help. They also talk about where Matt currently works - at When I Work - and what he does there.

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

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2016/08/16/interview-matthew-turland/

Laravel News Podcast:
Episode 23 - The Laracon US Recap Episode
Aug 10, 2016 @ 12:51:56

The Laravel News podcast, hosted by Matt Stauffer and Jack Fruh, has posted their latest show - Episode #23: The Laracon US Recap Episode.

In this episode, we talk about last weeks Laracon, some of our favorite talks, and the new Laravel News.

Topics mentioned in the episode include the video of Taylor Otwell covering the new features coming in v5.3, this recap post that includes slides from the presentations and the release of the new Laravel News site design. You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page audio player or by subscribing to their feed and getting links to this and other recent shows.

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Link: https://laravel-news.com/podcast/23

Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Woody Gilk
Aug 10, 2016 @ 09:53:33

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has posted their latest episode with host Cal Evans interviewing a member of the PHP community. In this latest show Cal talks with Woody Gilk, a speaker at Midwest PHP 2016.

Cal and Woody talk about it talk about Midwest PHP covering domain-driven development and application architecture. They also talk about a package that he works heavily on - the OAuth2 server from League of Extraordinary Packages - and why he got involved. They also talk about some of the other packages in The League and their own personal experiences.

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 new episodes are released.

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2016/08/09/interview-woody-gilk/

PHP Roundtable:
050: PHP For Beginners
Aug 09, 2016 @ 12:49:44

The PHP Rountable podcast, hosted by Sammy Powers, has posted their latest episode: Episode #50: PHP For Beginners. This time Sammy is joined by guests Andy Huggins and Nick Escobedo.

If you're just starting with programming & PHP, this episode is for you. We discuss some helpful tips to get you started with PHP programming such as some helpful learning resources and some common pitfalls to watch out for when learning to program.

You can watch the video for this latest episode either using the in-page video player or by watching directly on YouTube. If you enjoy the show, be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter for the latest updates.

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Link: https://www.phproundtable.com/episode/php-for-beginners

Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with John Kelly
Aug 04, 2016 @ 10:32:41

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast, hosted by Cal Evans, has posted their latest in their series of interviews with members of the PHP community. In this latest show Cal talks with John Kelly.

Cal and John talk about the talk John presented at the Midwest PHP Conference covering dependency injection. They also talk about the PHP package he helps to maintain, the php-amqplib library (AMQP handling for RabbitMQ) and the PHP User Group he's an organizer of: Portland PHP. The interview ends with Cal asking John about some tips for those wanting to start and maintain a user group in their area.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the []in-page audio player(https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2016/08/02/interview-john-kelly/) or by downloading the mp3 directly. If you enjoy the show, be sure to subscribe to their feed and follow them on Twitter to get updates when the latest episodes are released.

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2016/08/02/interview-john-kelly/

/Dev/Hell Podcast:
Episode 80: Lifestyles of the Moderately Privileged and Internet Famous
Aug 03, 2016 @ 09:55:01

The /Dev/Hell podcast, hosted by PHP community members Chris Hartjes and Ed Finkler, has posted their latest episode - Episode #80: Lifestyles of the Moderately Privileged and Internet Famous

This episode, Chris remembers his feline companion and Office Manager who passed away recently. Then we get into an insanely long discussion of travel tips and horror stories.

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 too and get the info on the latest shows as they're released.

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Link: http://devhell.info/post/2016-08-02/lifestyles-of-the-moderately-privileged-and-internet-famous/

Voices of the ElePHPant:
Interview with Vesna Kovach
Aug 02, 2016 @ 13:19:15

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast, hosted by PHP community member Cal Evans, has posted their latest interview with a member of the PHP community. In this latest episode Cal talks with Vesna Kovach, one of the speakers at the Sunshine PHP Conference 2016.

Cal and Vesna talk about her "passion project" centered around the focus of women in technology. They cover a bit of history of code, comuting and the roles that women played. They discuss three examples involving working at NASA, computer science in education and the application of computers to "crunching numbers".

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 get the latest updates when new interviews are posted.

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2016/07/29/interview-vesna-kovach/