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Originally aired on

April 9th, 2016

043: A Lone Star PHP 2016 Special

We record live from Lone Star PHP 2016 in Dallas, TX. We discuss what DI Containers aren't, tradeoffs to making things easy, how to improve your dev skills, repercussions of depending on Composer, PHP 7.1 features and we give away a white Confoo elePHPant.


A Lone Star PHP 2016 Special Show Summary

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Lone Star PHP

Chris Tankersley

Anthony Ferrara

Jeremy Mikola

Elizabeth Smith

Daniel Cousineau

Magnus Nordlander

Jared Farrish

Developer Shout-Out

The Developer Shout-Out recognizes developers in the community for their contributions.

For this episode the panel guests, Lone Star, Chris, Anthony, Jeremy, Elizabeth, Daniel, Magnus, and Jared nominated Ondřej Surý for the Developer Shout-Out segment.

Thank you, Ondřej Surý for managing the @ubuntu PPA's for PHP. A $50 Amazon gift card is on its way to you.

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