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Laravel 5.8 is Released

Laravel 5.8 is now released and available to everyone. This release includes several new features along with the latest bug fixes and improvements to the framework’s core.

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Laravel Options Package

The Laravel Options package from Appstract is a global database key-value options store for Laravel. This package uses a simple options database table with a key and value field and an Optionmodel available via a service provider.

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Global Application Settings in Laravel

In applications it is often useful to have a way to store some global settings. These settings are not related to a specific model, such as a user, but to the system as a whole. You can achieve this with Eloquent, of course, but I never felt that was the right approach given you are saving non-relational data in a relational system. I found Spatie’s Valuestore package to be the perfect fit for creating a settings repository for an application.

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Five Hidden Features of the Laravel Excel Package

The Laravel Excel package recently celebrated a new milestone of version 3, with new features that help ease advanced use-cases, and is simple to use. Let’s explore some of these hidden features you might not know about, that make Laravel Excel a go-to package for working with Excel.

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reCAPTCHA Packages for Laravel

recently needed a quick reCAPTCHA field for a public-facing form that I wanted to protect from bot spam. In the past, I’ve used a Laravel package from the community. However, I went hunting again for different Laravel packages that make setting up Google’s reCAPTCHA even easier than it already is.

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Laravel 5.7.20 Released

The Laravel team released 5.7.20 this week with added chunkById() support on model relations, a new collection method, and some new FilesystemAdapter assertion methods.

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Tips to Speed up Your Phpunit Tests

Having a fast test suite can be just as important as having a fast application. As a developer, getting feedback quickly about the state of your code allows for a much quicker development turnaround. Here we are going to run through some tips you can implement today to make your tests run faster.

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PHP dotenv 3.0 Released

PHP dotenv released version 3.0 last week, with some “important improvements made to the library since the 2.x release.” At the same time, the package was able to maintain much of the same API from PHP dotenv 2.0.

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