Laravel is an open source PHP framework for developing web applications. Behind Laravel is an extensive community and extensive documentation. It is not for nothing that it is one of the most popular PHP frameworks of the moment, next to Symfony and Yii. Version 5.8 of Laravel was released on Tuesday and the release notes can be found on this page are being found. The announcement for this release is as follows:
Laravel 5.8 continues the improvements made in Laravel 5.7 by introducing has-one-through Eloquent relationships, improved email validation, convention based automatic registration of authorization policies, DynamoDB cache and session drivers, improved scheduler timezone configuration, support for assigning multiple authentication guards to broadcast channels, PSR-16 cache driver compliance, improvements to the artisan serve command, PHPUnit 8.0 support, Carbon 2.0 support, Pheanstalk 4.0 support, and a variety of other bug fixes and usability improvements.