PHP Web - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/21589 en Facebook Q&A: Hack brings static typing to PHP world http://www.infoworld.com/t/php-web/facebook-qa-hack-brings-static-typing-php-world-239112?source=rss_php_web <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/facebook_APP_DEV_hp.jpg" alt="Facebook Q&amp;A: Hack brings static typing to PHP world" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>The <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/facebooks-hack-programming-language-builds-code-safety-php-238813">Hack language</a>, which brings static typing to the dynamically typed PHP realm, recently was releas</p> Application Development Facebook PHP Web Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:28:34 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239112 at http://www.infoworld.com Facebook's Hack language builds on PHP http://www.infoworld.com/t/php-web/facebooks-hack-language-builds-php-238870?source=rss_php_web <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/facebook_APP_DEV_hp.jpg" alt="Facebook's Hack language builds on PHP" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>It seems Facebook wasn't satisfied with merely building a <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/facebook-invents-php-virtual-machine-223555">virtual machine for PHP</a>, HHVM, which compiles that language to C++ for faster execu Application Development Facebook PHP Web Web Development Open Source Software Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:32:55 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238870 at http://www.infoworld.com Believe the hype: PHP founder backs Facebook's HipHop technology http://www.infoworld.com/t/php-web/believe-the-hype-php-founder-backs-facebooks-hiphop-technology-231012?source=rss_php_web <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/php_scripting_pod.jpg" alt="Believe the hype: PHP founder backs Facebook's HipHop technology" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) is dominant in the realm of server-side Web application development: It's used on <a href="http://w3techs.com/technologies/overview/programming_language/all" target="_blank">more than 81 percent o Application Development PHP Web Web Development Mon, 18 Nov 2013 19:25:14 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 231012 at http://www.infoworld.com PHP.net maintainers to reset user passwords, change SSL certificate http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/phpnet-maintainers-reset-user-passwords-change-ssl-certificate-229562?source=rss_php_web <p>The PHP Group will reset the passwords for accounts on php.net, the official website of the PHP programming language, and will change the site's SSL certificate after attackers compromised two servers and injected malicious code into the website.</p> <p><a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/phpnet-compromised-and-used-attack-visitors-229531">The security breach was confirmed Thursday</a> after earlier in the day the Google Safe Browsing service blacklisted the site for distributing malware, which caused Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome to block users from visiting it.</p> Security PHP Web Intrusion Detection Malware Vulnerability Assessment Security Fri, 25 Oct 2013 17:12:50 +0000 admin 229562 at http://www.infoworld.com PHP.net compromised and used to attack visitors http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/phpnet-compromised-and-used-attack-visitors-229531?source=rss_php_web <p>Visitors to the official website for the PHP programming language over the past couple of days might have had their computers infected with malware.</p> <p>Hackers managed to inject malicious JavaScript code into a file on the php.net site called userprefs.js. The code made requests to a third-party website that scanned visitors' browsers for vulnerable plug-ins and executed exploits that, if successful, installed a piece of malware, said Daniel Peck, a research scientist at Barracuda Networks.</p> Application Development Security PHP Web Hacking Malware Vulnerability Assessment Fri, 25 Oct 2013 11:50:48 +0000 admin 229531 at http://www.infoworld.com Video: How to hack PHP sites with SQL injection http://www.infoworld.com/t/hacking/video-how-hack-php-sites-sql-injection-228683?source=rss_php_web <p><a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/the-php-iq-test-200885">PHP</a> is a very handy -- and widespread -- Web programming language. But as Tom Scott demonstrates in the video below, it's also quite vulnerable to a basic SQL injection attack that could give a hacker access to a site's underlying database.</p> SQL PHP Web Hacking Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:27:47 +0000 InfoTube 228683 at http://www.infoworld.com ProcessMaker 2.5: Open source workflow made faster, simpler http://www.infoworld.com/t/applications/processmaker-25-open-source-workflow-made-faster-simpler-225159?source=rss_php_web <div id="image"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/processmaker.jpg" alt="Colosa ProcessMaker 2.5" /></div> <p>ProcessMaker 2.5 is the latest iteration of Colosa's open source BPM/workflow solution for small and medium-sized businesses, as well as business unit projects. A classic LAMP application built with PHP, ProcessMaker is available in a free community edition, subscription-based enterprise editions, and cloud editions that Colosa hosts on Amazon EC2 and elsewhere. There's also a version tailored to SugarCRM users.</p> Applications Application Development Open Source Software Application Development Business Process Management PHP Web Open Source Software Applications Tue, 20 Aug 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Lab Notes 225159 at http://www.infoworld.com The PHP popularity puzzle http://www.infoworld.com/t/php-web/the-php-popularity-puzzle-222261?source=rss_php_web <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Chart_Up_Down_hp.jpg" alt="The PHP popularity puzzle" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>PHP, the venerable dynamic language used for server-side Web development, either is making a big comeback or is in a pronounced state of decline among developers. It all depends on how you look at it.</p> Application Development JavaScript PHP Web Tue, 09 Jul 2013 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 222261 at http://www.infoworld.com Survey: Mobile now top priority for corporate app builders http://www.infoworld.com/t/mobile-development/survey-mobile-now-top-priority-corporate-app-builders-219294?source=rss_php_web <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/app_screen.jpg" alt="Survey: Mobile now top priority for corporate app builders" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: venimo</p> </em></div><p>Mobile applications are becoming the principal focus of corporate software development efforts, according to a survey by PHP tools vendor Zend Technologies.</p> Application Development Mobile Development PHP Web Fri, 24 May 2013 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 219294 at http://www.infoworld.com Review: 4 killer cloud IDEs http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/review-4-killer-cloud-ides-216616?source=rss_php_web <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/User_and_Cloud_hp.jpg" alt="TITLE" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>A long time ago, way before two or three bubbles came and popped, the world discovered how much fun it can be to edit documents through the Web browser.</p> Application Development Cloud Computing Application Development Development Environments Development Tools HTML5 Java Programming JavaScript PHP Web Python Ruby on Rails Web Development Cloud Computing Wed, 17 Apr 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 216616 at http://www.infoworld.com CodeMirror: Edit code in your browser http://www.infoworld.com/t/application-development/codemirror-edit-code-in-your-browser-215354?source=rss_php_web <div id="image"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/codemirror-html.jpg" alt="CodeMirror: Edit code in your browser" /></div> <p>A long time ago, every file on your computer was a text file. Then came binary files, and the text editors morphed into integrated development environments. Not so long ago, every text field on a Web page could accept text and nothing more. That is slowly changing as embedded editors are adding colored markup to the code we write.</p> Application Development Application Development Development Tools Java Programming JavaScript Perl PHP Web Python Ruby on Rails Fri, 29 Mar 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Lab Notes 215354 at http://www.infoworld.com Developer divide: 19 generations of computer programmers http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/developer-divide-19-generations-of-computer-programmers-209971?source=rss_php_web <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/programming_languages_2_hp.jpg" alt="Developer divide: 19 generations of computer programmers" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>If you're searching for a fountain of youth, the easiest way to get that feeling of continual rebirth is to hang around a few tech product launches.</p> Application Development Application Development HTML5 Java Programming JavaScript Microsoft .Net Perl Mobile Development PHP Web Python Ruby on Rails Web Development Mon, 07 Jan 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jason Snyder 209971 at http://www.infoworld.com Zend CEO: PHP is fit for the enterprise http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/zend-ceo-php-fit-the-enterprise-205758?source=rss_php_web <p>PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) is a well-established server-side dynamic language platform for Web development. Among its many users have been important Web properties such as SugarCRM and the Drupal content management system. Perhaps the top promoter of PHP is <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/zend-vmware-partner-php-cloud-deployments-201169">Zend Technologies</a>, which offers an application server and development tools for PHP and stresses PHP usage in enterprises.</p> Application Development PHP Web Tue, 30 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Paul Krill 205758 at http://www.infoworld.com The PHP IQ test http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/the-php-iq-test-200885?source=rss_php_web <div class="field field-type-text field-field-quiz-overview"> <div class="field-label">Overview:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>So you think you know PHP, the first choice for anyone putting up a website? Here are 20 questions that dig into the nuances of one of the Web's most popular means of adding intelligence to your HTML files.</p> <p><strong>[ Looking for more? Try your programming wits against our <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/the-java-iq-test-194151?source=fssr">Java IQ test</a>, <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/the-javascript-iq-test-191020?source=fssr">JavaScript IQ test</a>, <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/hello-world-programming-languages-quiz-188874?source=fssr">"Hello, world": Programming languages quiz</a>, and the programming IQ test: <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/developer-world/programming-iq-test-round-1-166?source=fssr">Round 1</a> and <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/adventures-in-it/programming-iq-test-round-2-224?source=fssr">round 2</a>. ]</strong></p> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--> Application Development Application Development PHP Web Information Technology Careers Thu, 30 Aug 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Jason Snyder 200885 at http://www.infoworld.com Zend, VMware partner on PHP cloud deployments http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/zend-vmware-partner-php-cloud-deployments-201169?source=rss_php_web <p>Zend and VMware are announcing an integration between the Zend Server PHP application server and VMware's vFabric Application Director tool for automating the provisioning of applications to clouds. The partnership allows enterprises to deploy PHP applications to private, public, or hybrid clouds via a drag-and-drop user interface.</p> Application Development Cloud Computing Virtualization PHP Web Cloud Computing Virtualization Wed, 29 Aug 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Paul Krill 201169 at http://www.infoworld.com Review: WAMP stacks for Web developers http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/review-wamp-stacks-web-developers-194346?source=rss_php_web <p>There are two places where I do software development for the Web. The first is "out there," on the Web server for which I pay my monthly hosting fee. The second is "in here," right on my own desktop, where I have a stand-alone Web development stack running side by side with everything else.</p> Application Development Microsoft Windows Open Source Software Application Development Microsoft Windows PHP Web Web Development Open Source Software Wed, 30 May 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 194346 at http://www.infoworld.com Oracle NetBeans 7.2 supports the latest PHP, C++ http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/oracle-netbeans-72-supports-the-latest-php-c-194230?source=rss_php_web <p>The newest version of the Oracle NetBeans IDE (integrated developer environment) will come with support for the latest versions of PHP and C++.</p> Application Development Oracle Development Tools PHP Web Fri, 25 May 2012 19:01:04 +0000 admin 194230 at http://www.infoworld.com How to make PHP apps scale http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/how-make-php-apps-scale-205111?source=rss_php_web <p>The power of PHP and an RDBMS is the ability to nail the major features of an application with cheaply paid developers in a record amount of time. Unfortunately, the default runtime environment used by PHP is simply an unscalable mess.</p> Application Development Cloud Computing Linux NoSQL PHP Web Open Source Software Cloud Computing Fri, 25 May 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Andrew Oliver 205111 at http://www.infoworld.com C keeps lead over Java, but index's accuracy is questioned http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/c-keeps-its-lead-over-java-indexs-accuracy-questioned-192907?source=rss_php_web <p>The C language, <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/java-loses-top-spot-in-language-index-190635">which displaced Java</a> as the most popular language in the Tiobe Programming Community monthly assessment in April, has maintained its No. 1 spot in the May report released this week. But a high-profile member of the PHP community is questioning the accuracy of the index itself.</p> Application Development C# Development Environments Java Programming PHP Web Thu, 10 May 2012 17:03:53 +0000 Paul Krill 192907 at http://www.infoworld.com Amazon Web Services aims to make life easier for Windows developers http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/amazon-web-services-aims-make-life-easier-windows-developers-192785?source=rss_php_web <p>Amazon Web Services (AWS) now allows ASP.Net developers to take advantage of Elastic Beanstalk, which has been developed to make it easier to roll out cloud-based applications, the company said on Tuesday.</p> <p>Using the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio, developers can upload their ASP.Net applications to Amazon's cloud, and Elastic Beanstalk then automatically takes care of deployment details such as capacity provisioning, load balancing, auto-scaling and application health monitoring, according to the company.</p> Application Development Cloud Computing Amazon Web Services Development Tools IaaS Java Programming PaaS PHP Web Web Development Wed, 09 May 2012 16:50:45 +0000 admin 192785 at http://www.infoworld.com