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Today (14-04-2015) Taylor Otwell just released Lumen. Lumen is a "micro-framework" built on top of Laravel's components, and is the official micro-framework of Laravel. Lumen is built for speed, and is one of the fastest PHP micro-frameworks available - even significantly faster than similar frameworks such as Silex. Read a whole article about the release here. Lets take that baby for a spin! So lets install the installer and create a verry small application. Lets start by installing the installer globaly. Open up your terminal and paste in the following composer global require "laravel/lumen-installer=~1.0" make sure you…