Asynchronous code gets easier with ES2016 Async Function support in Chakra and Microsoft Edge

September 30th, 2015

While we work on rounding out our ES6/ES2015 support, the Chakra team is already looking ahead to ES2016 and, especially, to Async Functions. Today, we’re excited to announce the availability of Async Functions in Microsoft Edge as an experimental feature, available to preview starting in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML 13.10547). ES7/ES2016 Async Functions The async and…

The DevRel team is busy!

September 28th, 2015

During the next few weeks, members of the Opera Developer Relations team are attending the following conferences: September 25–27: JSConf EU, Berlin September 26: CSSConf EU, Berlin October 5–7: Future of Web Apps, London October 8–9: Fronteers, Amsterdam If you’re there, come say hi! As always, you can track our upcoming conference cameos on Lanyrd.

Accessibility: Towards a more inclusive web with Microsoft Edge and Windows 10

September 25th, 2015

Microsoft is committed to accessibility as a core part of software design, and today we would like to share more about how Microsoft Edge is evolving to improve support for assistive technology beyond what was possible in Internet Explorer. Inclusive development is a journey, not merely a destination, and we are committed to continuing to…

Call for volunteers: Trademark & Licensing Working Group (TLWG)

September 23rd, 2015

The trademark team manages and defends Joomla-related trademarks and licensing on behalf of the the Joomla Community. We want to make sure the world respects the policies and regulations we have around the use of the Joomla! name and brand mark. This comes with a lot of work. We need active team members that will…

jQuery Foundation Web Excellence Program – Powered by jQuery

September 23rd, 2015

Snowball: A Tool for Storytelling on the Web openHTML Research Group Tell us about your organization Our openHTML group at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA researches how people learn about computation through the web, and ways we can design tools to support these learning experiences. Snowball is our latest project for giving people a way to…

Marketplace Updates to Highlight Contributing Organizations

September 22nd, 2015

We are excited to announce some big changes to the Marketplace. In Dries’ Amsterdam Keynote, he made a compelling case for showing the contributions of organizations that are helping build Drupal. By highlighting organizations that give their employees time to give back, we make it possible for more people to give time to making…

Understanding versions in an evergreen browser

September 21st, 2015

The most recent Windows Insider Preview release (build 10547) contains a new set of features now available for Insiders to test – we encourage you to check out our Microsoft Edge changelog to see what’s new and try out the build for yourself via the Insider Program. Since Microsoft Edge is designed to be an…

ORTC API is now available in Microsoft Edge

September 18th, 2015

In October last year, we announced our intention to implement ORTC in Microsoft Edge with a focus on video and audio communications, and we have been hard at work on our implementation since then. Today, we are excited to announce that a preview version of our ORTC API implementation is available in the latest Windows…

Help us test DrupalCI

September 15th, 2015

DrupalCI is the next generation testing infrastructure for Drupal. After years of development, DrupalCI has been rolled out for testing Drupal 8 Core and Contrib projects – and will soon be taking over testing Drupal 7 Core and Contrib as well and for Drupal 6 for the duration of its long term support window. But…

WordPress 4.3.1 Security and Maintenance Release

September 15th, 2015

WordPress 4.3.1 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. This release addresses three issues, including two cross-site scripting vulnerabilities and a potential privilege escalation. WordPress versions 4.3 and earlier are vulnerable to a cross-site scripting vulnerability when processing shortcode tags (CVE-2015-5714). Reported by…