EAP 2018.1 will include loop refactoring to use SPL array_* functions. Nice!
One of my favorite tech news sites StackShare has releases there annual Top Tools list of 2017. From New Tool of the Year to Business Tool of the Year to Top Developers of the Year the group of lists and the comprehensive nature of the list is pretty substantial. Head over the StackShare and check it out.
Excellent article discussing the top 10 application vulnerabilities. Given this year has seen Equifax, US Military, and a number of other organizations fail there job at use security; 2017 is the year everyone learned that organizations do not make security a first class concern. This means the engineers must enforce the a security first mind set.
W/o further ado, https://blog.sqreen.io/owasp-top-10-cheat-sheet-startup-ctos/
I’ve always had a soft spot for visualizations. Info-graphics, animations, the the like. One specific tool I came across years back is Gource. Finally got around to writing a wrapper for it. Introducing
AutoGourcer! It is a very early release so the functionality is limited but it does work; and that’s progress.
If you happen to be anything like me, you spend a lot of time with APIs. JSON is a on your resume as a second language and you know the nerd-storm that PUT vs POST can cause. If you happen to also use PHPStorm you will find this new feature right up your alley.
An IN EDITOR REST client. I do not remember being this excited about a feature since EVE Online added missile turrets (circa June 2012).
Head over to JetBrains and check it out: https://blog.jetbrains.com/phpstorm/2017/09/editor-based-rest-client/