You know how as a developer each time you create a new web app you spend the first few hours downloading, installing, and configuring the important add-ons that you need for nearly any production-level project? When all you really want to do is get started on your kick-ass code! That’s why a friend and I decided to do something about it. We’re launching CakePlate, a open source distribution of CakePHP that’s ready to rock, right out of the box.

Check out the announcement and learn more by visiting