Antonio is CEO at Locastic, a development agency based in Croatia. For the last 10 years he has been developing web applications, and for more then 5 years he's been using Symfony2 as his main tool. During that time, he helped a lot of various clients to build amazing products and applications.
In his free time he is working on a PhD in Computer Science and contributing to Sylius (one of the awesome contributors and evangelists of Sylius). Very proud of the integration of eZ Publish and Sylius that he worked on.
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Building Real-Time Apps With Symfony2 (en)
`I want it all, and I want it now'. (1989, Queen)
Just by standing at one place you get served location based ads, nearby events, nearest Uber taxi, your instant message, mail notifications, or even a date request. User expectatioms have increased, and most important feature of the app today is - Real-Time. Whether it is activity stream, chat, collaborative editing, data visualizations or some other experience which makes users more effective at their daily tasks.
So, how do you build these sorts of features with Symfony?