Yii team released new version of Twig extension that provides integration with Twig template engine. It adds three enhancements which may come in handy.
Since it's likely last 2.0.x release of it, make sure your
composer.json is in order.
Aug 23, 2016
Guide section of the new Yii website is ready now, Guide PDFs are now available in a lot of languages.
Aug 22, 2016
Alexander Makarov is a senior engineer and one of the core contributors of the Yii Framework. He is the author of Yii Application Development Cookbook.
In his interview with Cloudways, Alexander talks about his career path, his contributions to the Yii framework, makes a comparison of Yii with other frameworks and at the end gives wonderful advice to students. Enjoy the interview :)
While answering about: "What are the best features of Yii according to you?"
He Says: "Error handling and debug toolbar, code generation, forms, query builder and active record, data providers and data widgets, strong i18n layer, REST API framework."
Read the complete interview to know more about him.
Aug 18, 2016
A stable release of HumHub 1.1 was tagged. It has significant improvements on board:
And more optimizations and fixes.