**Note: This security patch only affects applications using the `$guarded` property on models. In addition, applications that set `$guarded` to `` or `['*']` are not affected by the bug described in this post.**
Today we are releasi...
Today we released a security patch for Laravel 6.x and 7.x.
In previous releases of Laravel, it was possible to mass assign Eloquent attributes that included the model's table name:
$model->fill(['users.name' => 'Taylor']);
Instagram can be a highly targetable, visual marketing channel for your brand and an opportunity to build a loyal audience that grows with your business. In this post, we’ll show you how to effectively build a big, engaged following on Instagram.More
Load balancers in Forge are used to distribute web traffic amongst two or more servers and are often used for websites which receive high volumes of traffic.Starting today, you may now choose one of three load balancing methods:Round R...
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In this month’s edition of The Founder’s Zodiac, we’re shining a bright light on the oft-taboo topic of money. What’s the best way to track, save, and invest? And, based on your Founder Sign, how does your own relationship with money impact your entrep...
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<p>At the Microsoft Build conference, you may have seen our C++ Codespaces demo (at 26:00). We showed several ways Codespaces can improve your C++ development experience, including offloading your builds and other compute-heavy tasks to the cloud. We’ve already been chatting with many you,</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/cppblog/sign-up-for-the-private-preview-of-visual-studio-support-for-codespaces/">Sign Up for the Private Preview of Visual Studio support for Codespaces!</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/cppblog">C++ Team Blog</a>.</p>
From seasonal downturns to crucial scaling periods, there are many situations when an entrepreneur needs to seek business financing. We take a look at the key financial moments to be aware of when you're planning and how to conquer the financial ups a...
<p>Today, we are releasing the July 2020 Cumulative Update Preview for .NET Framework 3.5 and 4.8 on Windows 10, version 2004.<br>
Quality and Reliability<br>
This release contains the following quality and reliability improvements.<br>
– Use FIPS-compliant hashes in ASP.Net telemetry data.</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/net-framework-july-2020-cumulative-update-preview-for-windows-10-version-2004/">.NET Framework July 2020 Cumulative Update Preview for Windows 10, version 2004</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet">.NET Blog</a>.</p>
We are excited to announce that you can now configure and manage password protected paths within the Forge dashboard.Previously, this had to be done manually by logging into the server and configuring the protection by hand within Ngin...
There are over one million businesses that make up Shopify. We are lucky to have the chance to share their stories and inspire others to follow their passions and create change through commerce. Here, to offer some inspiration, we’ve compiled a list o...
When Jamie Alexander started browsing for swimwear for his 11 year-old transgender daughter, Ruby, he was surprised by the lack of options. So he launched his own business selling form-fitting wear for trans girls. More
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<p>The .NET Productivity team (a.k.a. Roslyn) is constantly thinking of new ways to make .NET developers more productive. We’ve been working hard to take the feedback you’ve sent us and turn it into tools that you want! In this post, I’ll cover some of the latest .NET productivity features available in Visual Studio 2019.</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/learn-about-the-latest-net-productivity-features/">Learn about the latest .NET Productivity features</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet">.NET Blog</a>.</p>
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Today we released several fixes to address a security vulnerability in the framework that we were notified of during the weekend.
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Today we have released a security patch for Laravel versions 6.x and 7.x. These releases have been released as Laravel 6.18.29 and 7.22.2. All Laravel users are encouraged to upgrade to these versions as soon as possible.
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<p>We are thrilled to share this terrific news today! Estatik Simple has just crossed 5,000 active installs in the WordPress repository! We are very grateful and happy to reach this step. We've managed to build a loyal Estatik user community and we thank everyone! Now we are even more inspired and excited than we've ever [...]</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://estatik.net/estatik-simple-hit-5k-active-installs/">Estatik Simple reached 5,000 active installs!</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://estatik.net/">Estatik</a>.</p>
In this article, we'll look at why the routes and page_image objects were introduced to Liquid, and demonstrate how they can be implemented on your custom theme builds. We'll also explore the positive benefits of using these objects, both from a merch...
<p>I’m excited to announce we are releasing the Mobile Blazor Bindings July update! This release adds support for building Hybrid Blazor apps, which contain both native and web UI.<br>
Hybrid apps are a composition of native and web UI in a single app.</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/aspnet/hybrid-blazor-mobile-blazor-bindings-july-update/">Hybrid Blazor apps in the Mobile Blazor Bindings July update</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/aspnet">ASP.NET Blog</a>.</p>
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<p>Today, we are releasing the July 2020 Cumulative Update Preview Updates for .NET Framework.<br>
Quality and Reliability<br>
This release contains the following quality and reliability improvements.<br>
– Use FIPS-compliant hashes in ASP.Net telemetry data.<br>
– Addresses an issue where “Unspecified”</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/net-framework-july-2020-cumulative-update-preview/">.NET Framework July 2020 Cumulative Update Preview</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet">.NET Blog</a>.</p>
<p>.NET 5 Preview 7 is now available and is ready for evaluation. Here’s what’s new in this release:</p>
<p>Blazor WebAssembly apps now target .NET 5<br>
Updated debugging requirements for Blazor WebAssembly<br>
Blazor accessibility improvements<br>
Blazor performance improvements<br>
Certificate authentication performance improvements<br>
Sending HTTP/2 PING frames<br>
Support for additional endpoints types in the Kestrel sockets transport<br>
Custom header decoding in Kestrel<br>
Other minor improvements</p>
To get started with ASP.NET Core in .NET 5 Preview 7 install the .NET 5 SDK.</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/aspnet/asp-net-core-updates-in-net-5-preview-7/">ASP.NET Core Updates in .NET 5 Preview 7</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/aspnet">ASP.NET Blog</a>.</p>
<p>Today, the Entity Framework Core team announces the seventh preview release of EF Core 5.0.<br>
This release includes a factory to create DbContext instances, the ability to reset DbContext state, Cosmos DB improvements including enhanced support for configuration options and partition keys,</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/announcing-entity-framework-core-ef-core-5-0-preview-7/">Announcing Entity Framework Core EF Core 5.0 Preview 7</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet">.NET Blog</a>.</p>
<p>Today, we’re releasing .NET 5.0 Preview 7. It’s the second to last of the preview releases (before moving to RC). Most features should be very close to done at this point. Single file and ARM64 intrinsics are two feature areas that are taking the longest time to complete,</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/announcing-net-5-0-preview-7/">Announcing .NET 5.0 Preview 7</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet">.NET Blog</a>.</p>
<p>Code generation time is a significant contributor to total build time for optimized builds. During this step of the compilation process, source code is passed through several algorithms that transform your program into an optimized version that can be executed more efficiently.</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/cppblog/improving-code-generation-time-with-cpp-build-insights/">Improving code generation time with C++ Build Insights</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/cppblog">C++ Team Blog</a>.</p>
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<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/cppblog/visual-studio-code-c-extension-july-2020-update-doxygen-comments-and-logpoints/">Visual Studio Code C++ Extension July 2020 Update: Doxygen comments and Logpoints</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://devblogs.microsoft.com/cppblog">C++ Team Blog</a>.</p>