Laracon 2016 Summary — Day Two

Day Two of the Laravel US Conference consisted of more talks and workshops. Seven speakers took to the stage, and we had the first soft talk of the conference. Check out our recap of Day One to learn about the Laravel 5.3 overview by Taylor Otwell and the technical workshops that happened on the first day.

Evan You was back again with another live demo on Single-Page Applications with Vue, Vue Router & Vuex. He demonstrated the importance of Vuex to Vuejs in relation to Redux with React. Check out the slides for his Vue.js workshop here.

Jack McDade presented the first soft talk of the conference. His presentation was on Wizards, Lawnmowers, and Hovercrafts. Very insightful presentation about product design, people culture, and work perspectives. Check out the slides here.

Note: Of all the presenters today, he had the finest slides!

Ben Ramsey, creator of the popular UUID PHP library covered a lot about the history of HTTP and HTTP/2. He talked about the challenges and processes that occurred from the initial version of HTTP up until HTTP/2 came about. Check out the slides here. HTTP is Dead. Long live HTTP/2!

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