About PHP7

PHP is one of the most important programming languages and it plays a huge role in web development.

PHP7, the next version of the world's most popular programming language, has been released. It comes with a few significant changes, especially in the speed and performance. It also comes with new scalar type declarations and even a new operator. PHP7 brings a wealth of new features, bug fixes, and performance improvements.

PHP7 New Features

  • Scalar type hints
  • Return type declarations
  • Anonymous classes
  • The Closure::call() method
  • Generator delegation
  • Generator return expressions
  • The Null coalescing operator
  • The Spaceship operator
  • Throwables
  • The Integer division function intdiv()
  • Uniform variable syntax