Branding Guidelines for Angular and AngularJS

January 28th, 2017

Angular In September of last year we made several big announcements. We released version 2.0.0 of Angular and that we were adopting Semantic Versioning, meaning that developers will see version number increases in a planned and careful manner. As a result of these announcements, you’ve seen us using the term Angular to refer to all…

2017 Community Board Election Begins 1 February

January 27th, 2017

Now that Drupal 8 is a year old, it is an exciting time to be on the Drupal Association Board. With Drupal always evolving, the Association must evolve with it so we can continue providing the right kind of support. And, it is the Drupal Association Board who develops the Association’s strategic direction by engaging…

OpenSSL update, 1.0.2k

January 27th, 2017

The OpenSSL project has announced the immediate availability of OpenSSL version 1.0.2k. Although the OpenSSL team have determined a maximum severity rating of “moderate”, the Node.js crypto team (Ben Noordhuis, Shigeki Ohtsu and Fedor Indutny) have determined the impact to Node users is “low”. Details on this determination can be found below. We will therefore…

WordPress 4.7.2 Security Release

January 26th, 2017

WordPress 4.7.2 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.7.1 and earlier are affected by three security issues: The user interface for assigning taxonomy terms in Press This is shown to users who do not have permissions to use it….

What’s new on – December 2016

January 25th, 2017

Read our Roadmap to understand how this work falls into priorities set by the Drupal Association with direction and collaboration from the Board and community. Our December update comes to you a bit later than our usual monthly posts, for all the usual practical reasons: holidays, vacations, and our staff retreat in early January. But…

Joomla! 3.7.0 Alpha 2 released

January 19th, 2017

We have now released the Alpha 2 version of the new 3.7 release. We moved the date a week to include some more features and now we think we have all features merged. That doesn’t mean that all is perfectly running. There are issues to fix and we need a lot more testing. But we…

Predictions for 2017

January 15th, 2017

Like last year around this date, it is the time of year where we predict what the future wil bring for Drupal. Will decoupled Drupal get a head start? Wil chatbots be written in Drupal, will our tool fuel the Internet of Things, will the Whitehouse still run Drupal and will there be an IPO…

Understanding AOT and Dynamic Components

January 13th, 2017

This is a guest post from Sean Landsman at ag-Grid. Sean is the lead engineer on ag-Grid’s Angular integration. — Stephen Fluin Motivation ag-Grid is an enterprise datagrid that works with Angular. As ag-Grid works with many frameworks, the internals of the grid had to allow for Angular rendering inside the grid despite ag-Grid not…

Recognizing more types of contribution in the Marketplace

January 12th, 2017

Within weeks of introducing the contribution credit system on we realized we had created something powerful. Like all open-source projects, Drupal has a behind-the-scenes economy of contribution in which individuals, organizations, and end-users work together to maintain the software as a public good. That behind-the-scenes economy was brought to the fore when we chose…

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Aaron Winborn Award

January 12th, 2017

The Drupal Community Working Group is pleased to announce that nominations for the 2017 Aaron Winborn Award are now open. This annual award recognizes an individual who demonstrates personal integrity, kindness, and above-and-beyond commitment to the Drupal community. It will include a scholarship and stipend to attend DrupalCon and recognition in a plenary session at the event….