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The Symfony community has long been the force that drives PHP developer to more modern and stable applications. Most things we do at Happyr is related to this awesome framework.

Recent Posts

Start coding with Hack

2 minute read

If you like to take your PHP to the next level there is an excellent option for you: Hack. It is a programming language develop by Facebook. They have been u...

Real asynchronous events with Symfony2

4 minute read

PHP is a great language but there are some drawbacks. One thing I miss the most is multi-threading. Wouldn’t it be great to be able to do some calculations i...

Symfony bundle using Hack

1 minute read

I’ve been working with the website the last couple of weeks. In a discussion on Github we argued how a nice excerpt should look like. We decided t...

Try Hack and HHVM

2 minute read

Lately there has been a lot of talk about HHVM and the new programming language Hack. It all looks great, to bad it does not run your code. The HHVM team is ...

Rename dump from AsseticBundle

3 minute read

In your main template you probably should have assetic to manage your assets. In the production environment you would like to dump this to static files.

Using Bower for your Symfony2 application

1 minute read

I recently switched to Bower for managing my frontend third party libraries. First I defined some packages that I needed in a bower.json file and put it in t...

HappyR Dialog library

1 minute read

I know there is plenty of javascript libraries that help you show dialogs. I’ve used a handful of them and I’ve read the documentation of many more. Many of ...