Joomla will be at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing – Come and join us!

September 27th, 2014

Image credit: Chiara Aliotta The Joomla! project recently announced their support for the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing as a Silver sponsor.  The event, which attracts around 8,000 women from around the world, is being held in Phoenix, Arizona (USA) between 8-10 October 2014.

HTML5 Audio and Video Improvements for Windows Phone 8.1

September 26th, 2014

Internet Explorer on Windows Phone 8.1 adds new media features that greatly expand its support for HTML5 audio and video. Audio and video elements are now fully supported, including inline playback of video content, and adaptive streaming based on the latest Web specifications is supported as well. These new features provide Web site developers the…

Better with Font Load Events

September 26th, 2014

@font-face is an established staple in the diet of almost half of the web. According to the HTTP Archive, 47% of web sites make a request for at least one custom web font. What does this mean for a casual browser of the web? In this article, I make the argument that current implementations of…

Update on Compromises

September 24th, 2014

Today at 11:15AM EDT, the jQuery Infrastructure team received widespread reports and confirmed a compromise of This attack was aimed at defacing our sites, and did not inject malware like the attack that was reported on September 18th by RiskIQ. We believe that these are separate incidents that may have used the same attack…

Was Compromised?

September 24th, 2014

Earlier today, RiskIQ published a blog post stating that the web servers were compromised and serving the RIG exploit kit for a short period of time on the afternoon of September 18th. Our internal investigation into our servers and logs have not yet found the RIG exploit kit or evidence that there was in… Maintenance: Sep 23rd 14:00 PDT (21:00 UTC)

September 22nd, 2014 will be affected by maintenance Tuesday, September 23rd 14:00 PDT, 21:00 UTC. Switching version control systems for deployment will cause a short downtime as docroot files are migrated. We plan on a 30 minutes window of potential instability. Please follow the @drupal_infra Twitter account for any issues encountered during the maintenance window. Thanks…

Updates to our platform roadmap

September 18th, 2014

Continuing our commitment to openly sharing our platform roadmap via status.modern.IE, today we’re announcing another round of updates to our plan. These updates include new ECMAScript, Networking, Performance, Media, CSS, and DOM features under consideration and in development: Feature Status Math Built-ins (ES6) In Development Number Built-ins (ES6) In Development String Built-ins (ES6) In Development…

Drupal Security Team update.

September 18th, 2014

Joint Security release with WordPress In big news, we had our first joint release with WordPress. We collaborated together with the WordPress team on a PHP security issue discovered by a security researcher. We’re thrilled that we had an opportunity to work together with others in the open source CMS community. We shared a few…

Expanding offers and VM delivery choices on modern.IE

September 17th, 2014

We love hearing from developers that the virtual machines, tools and offers available on modern.IE are valuable to them, save them time and help make testing on Internet Explorer a little easier. That’s why we’re excited to let you know about a few new offerings we’re making available due to developer demand. VMs available in…

W3C20 Anniversary Symposium

September 17th, 2014

Twenty years ago, Tim Berners-Lee founded the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), an international community that develops open standards. It’s thanks to these standards and the openness and compatibility that they encompass that we can browse and view the same web pages in, say, Firefox on desktop, Chrome on a Chromebook, Internet Explorer on Windows…