The new PHP 7.0.0 is now available for immediate download.
Some interesting news from the lads over at the PHP Group is that this new version has been released for general availability. This version comes with a pack of new features and is billed as the start of the new major PHP series.
In addition to coming with a new version of the Zend Engine, this version introduces quite a number of features which can be seen from the link above.
Update on PHP 7.0.0
The PHP development team also announced an immediate update PHP 7.0.1 which fixes quite a number of bugs and advised all users to upgrade to this new version immediately.