Episode #11
Parallel Extension

In this eleventh episode of "PHP Internals News" I talk with Joe Watkins (Twitter, Patreon, Website, GitHub) about his parallel extension.

Thursday May 23rd, 2019 — 09:11 BST

Episode #10
LSP and Operator Precedence

In this tenth episode of "PHP Internals News" we talk to Nikita Popov (Twitter, GitHub) about a few RFCs that are related to LSP and operator precedence.

Thursday May 16th, 2019 — 09:10 BST

Episode #9
Bundled Extensions

In this ninth episode of "PHP Internals News" I talk to Kalle Nielsen (Twitter, GitHub) about bundled extensions, and his work on the Windows port of PHP.

Thursday May 9th, 2019 — 09:09 BST

Episode #8
Deprecating Short Open Tags

In this eight episode of "PHP Internals News" I talk to George Banyard (Twitter, GitHub) about deprecating PHP's short open tags (), and getting into PHP internals development.

The RSS feed for this podcast is https://phpinternals.news/feed.rss, you can download this episode's MP3 file, and it's available on Spotify and iTunes.

Thursday May 2nd, 2019 — 09:08 BST

Episode #7
PHP and JIT

In this seventh episode of "PHP Internals News" I talk to Zeev Suraski (Twitter, Website, GitHub) about the new JIT engine for PHP 8, as well as earlier efforts to get a JIT engine into PHP.

Thursday April 25th, 2019 — 09:07 BST

Episode #6
PHP Quality Assurance

In this sixth episode of "PHP Internals News" we talk to Remi Collet (Twitter, Website, GitHub, Donate) about the work that he does through RedHat and Fedora to improve the quality of PHP, PHP extensions, and PHP libraries and frameworks.

Thursday April 18th, 2019 — 09:06 BST

Episode #5
Comprehensions

In this fifth episode of "PHP Internals News" we talk to Larry Garfield (Twitter, Website, GitHub) about his Comprehensions RFC, and briefly about Palm OS development.

Thursday April 11th, 2019 — 09:05 BST

Episode #4
Short Arrow Functions

In this fourth episode of "PHP Internals News" we talk to Nikita Popov again (Twitter, GitHub) about his Arrow Functions 2.0 RFC.

Thursday April 4th, 2019 — 09:04 BST

Episode #3
Abolish Narrow Margins and Weak References

In this third episode of "PHP Internals News" we talk to Joe Watkins (Twitter, Patreon, Website, GitHub) about his Abolish Narrow Margins and Weak References RFCs, and we also talk a little bit more the FFI RFC.

Thursday March 28th, 2019 — 09:03 GMT

Episode #2
PHP Compiler and FFI

In this second episode of "PHP Internals News" we talk to Anthony Ferrara (@ircmaxell) about his PHP Compiler project, and the new FFI functionality that has made it into PHP 7.4.

Thursday March 21st, 2019 — 09:02 GMT

Episode #1
Saner string to number comparisons

Welcome to the first episode of "PHP Internals News", a weekly-ish podcast about what goes on in the land of PHP development. In this podcast, we discuss current RFCs that are up for discussion, implementations of features with technical detail, and explanations of odd bugs, and their fixes.

In this first episode we talk to Nikita Popov about his Saner string to number comparisons RFC.

Friday March 8th, 2019 — 13:21 GMT