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Symfony + MongoDB use different database / config parameters depending on routing (and not depending on domain)

<b>Abstract : Symfony2 load config depending on route (not on domain)</b>I've made a collaborative geo directory open source application (GoGoCarto). The …

Symfony4 web.config for IIS on azure

I've deployed a symfony4 project on Azure, it uses IIS so .htaccess doesn't work. I've set the root folder on Azure app settings to …

Google Begins Testing Password-Free Logins

Google confirmed this morning it’s now testing a new way to sign into your Google account without having to type in a password. Instead, those who have been invited to try this new method of logging in authenticate by responding to a notification sent to their smartphone. The idea is similar to …

McLaren's New MP4-X Concept Car Imagines a Fully Bonkers Future for F1

Formula One, more than most sports, is all about evolution. It's a technological arms race where teams constantly tweak and update their cars in the …

Symfony 2.8.0 released

Symfony 2.8.0 has just been released. Here is a list of the most important changes since BETA1:• bug #16758 Fix BC for the default root form name …

New in Symfony 2.8: Deprecated service definitions

Symfony project can boast about having one of the best deprecation mechanisms among open source projects: internal framework deprecations are noticed …

Live stream tickets are available for SymfonyCon Paris 2015!

We’ve got super news to share! We want to let everyone enjoy the conference no matter where you are, as if you were there with us. So for those who …

Symfony

New in Symfony 2.8: PropertyInfo component

PHP is a weakly typed programming language. This means that you don't have to declare the type of the variables (e.g. int, bool) and you can store …

GitHub reveals new desktop version, replacing its Windows and Mac apps

GitHub has released a unified desktop version for Mac and Windows today, replacing the apps it has for both platforms.<p>The aptly named GitHub Desktop will automatically replace the apps if you are already using them and can be used alongside GitHub Enterprise.<p>Some of the main features of the new …

Symfony achieves 100% PHP7 compatibility

PHP7, the new version of the programming language Symfony is built with, will be released at the end of the year. The recent release of its third …

Security Release: Twig 1.20.0

I've just released Twig 1.20.0 which contains a security vulnerability fix for Twig's Sandbox mode.DescriptionYour application is affected if you …

Apple Music snags 11 million trial users, but how many will pay to stay?

Apple Music has already grabbed 11 million trial users a little more than a month after its debut.<p>Eddy Cue, Apple's senior vice president of Internet software and services, revealed the 11 million figure in an interview with USA Today published Thursday, adding that "we're thrilled with the numbers …

Apple Music

Pornhub Launches An Unlimited Streaming Service, Pornhub Premium

It’s been generally accepted since the days of the 9600 baud modem that all Internet porn should be free. However, with the rise in high-quality video and new streaming systems, we can change that universal truth to “all <b>bad</b> porn on the Internet is supposed to be free.” The good stuff costs …

Trends

Microsoft Launches 'Outlook' App for Apple Watch

Microsoft this morning launched an official Apple Watch app for its email client Outlook, offering users of the service the ability to read emails and even respond to messages on their Apple Watch. Before today's app, Outlook users with an Apple Watch received basic notification messages on the …

'The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs' Opera Set to Premiere in 2017

The Santa Fe Opera yesterday announced a new opera coming from composer Mason Bates and librettist Mark Campbell in 2017, set to detail the complicated personal and professional life of former Apple CEO Steve Jobs (via <i>LA Times</i>). Titled "The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs," the opera is planned to …

New in Symfony 2.8: Redesigned Web Debug Toolbar

The Symfony Web Debug Toolbar is one of the most recognizable elements of Symfony applications. Displayed millions of times every day around the …

Ford F-150 gains new tech-rich Limited flagship for 2016

The world of pickup trucks has come a long way since the days of bare-bones workhorses, and even today's most basic examples offer a surprising amount of refinement. And while demand for full-size trucks is robust, it's the sales of so-called Cowboy Cadillac premium pickups that are really going …

Ford F-150

Lexus has built a car with a human heartbeat

It's better than personalised number plates: Lexus has designed a one-off car that can reflect the driver's heartbeat on the vehicle's exterior using …

Symfony 2.3 achieves 100% HHVM compatibility

HHVM is an open-source virtual machine designed for executing programs written in Hack and PHP. HHVM uses a just-in-time (JIT) compilation approach …

A week of symfony #446 (13-19 July 2015)

This week, Symfony 2.3.31, 2.6.10 and 2.7.2 maintenance versions were released. Meanwhile, some PHP7 and HHVM incompatibilities were fixed and a few …

Say It with Glasses: Gucci’s Geek Chic Resort Beauty

Forget sultry smoky eyes or blazingly sexy lacquered lips. Designer **Alessandro Michele’**s Gucci girl for resort was no midnight viper but rather a romantically geekish beauty who spends her days eternally perusing the aisles of the local library circa 1967. Throughout the fashion house’s show, …

Would You Want Charlize Theron To Play CAPTAIN MARVEL?

How to create an agile office: 5 top tips for your company

A few years ago, the Norwegian telecom company Telenor decided to invest in a strange experiment. They got rid of hundreds of coffee machines, …

Effective Web Typography: Rules, Techniques and Responsive Design

Responsive Web Design isn’t just about columns, grids, images and icons. All of this will not make sense without text for content. As Bill Gates once …

Typography

Speed up your Symfony2 Application and Build Awesome Features with Redis 2

Effective Doctrine2: Performance Tips for Symfony2 Developers

How to boost performance Doctrine2 with Symfony2. How to configure metadata caching? How to optimize DQL queries for caching. How to properly setup transaction demarcation with EntityManager. How to deal with EntityManager and Listeners with Symfony2 container.

Symfony2: Gedmo SoftDeletable Doctrine Entities with Unique Index Columns

There is a problem when using the SoftDeletable Doctrine extension for entities that have some unique index columns. The most obvious example is User …

The World’s First Levitating Bluetooth Speaker

Looking for a truly unique speaker for your home? The Om/One actually levitates above its base while it pumps out your favorite tunes wirelessly, making for a talking point that speaks for itself.<p>This isn’t just a crazy concept: the Om/One Levitating Bluetooth Speaker is for real, and on sale right …

Parrot introduces CarPlay-powered RNB6 infotainment system

Parrot today introduced its new infotainment system, currently known only by its model number, “RNB6,” that features a 7-inch 720p display. The system runs on a custom build of Android, but has full support for the iPhone’s CarPlay feature, allowing control of your cell phone’s key functions …

F-150 team wins Free Press engineering leadership award

What started as a handful of engineers on a feasibility mission grew to more than 1,000 working to create the new 2015 Ford F-150 with an aluminum …

Detroit