Top Technologies by Market Share​

Top Technologies by Market Share for 2021 The data is provided by w3techs.com W3TECHS’s goal is to collect information about the usage of various types of technologies used for building and running websites, and to produce and publish surveys that give insights into that subject. W3TECHS has no affiliation with any of the technology providers, which we cover…

Timeline of Web Technologies

Future Events 2026-04: End of support for MySQL release 8.0  2024-11: End of support for PHP 8.1 2023-11-26: End of support for PHP 8.0 2021-2025 2021-04-12: Microsoft aquires Nuance Communications (speech recognition) for $19.7 billion. 2021-01-14: Alphabet acquires FitBit (wearable technologies) for $2.1 billion. 2016-2020 2020-11-26: PHP 8.0 was released.  2020-02-24: CodeIgniter (Web Framework) 4 was released. 2020-09-08: Laravel 8 was…

PHP Release History

DATEEVENT 1995-06-08PHP 1.0 released (as PHP/FI) 1997-11-01PHP 2.0 released (as PHP/FI 2.0) 1998-06-06PHP 3.0 released 2000-05-22PHP 4, powered by the Zend Engine 1.0, was released 2000-10-20Support for PHP 3.0 ends 2001-06-23Support for PHP 4.0 ends 2001-12-10PHP 4.1 released 2002-03-12Support for PHP 4.1 ends 2002-04-22PHP 4.2 released 2002-09-06Support for PHP 4.2 ends 2002-12-27PHP 4.3 released 2004-07-01PHP…

Laws & Regulations

GDPR: General Data Protection Regulation REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL UAE Federal Law on Combating Cybercrimes Federal Decree-Law no. (5) of 2012 On Combating cybercrimes Guidelines to website owners and internet services in the UAE SOURCE: TDRA Website owners serving the region and the UAE should be aware of…