WordPress 4.8 Beta 1

May 13th, 2017

We’re planning a smaller WP release early next month, bringing in three major enhancements: An improved visual editor experience, with a new TinyMCE that allows you navigate more intuitively in and out of inline elements like links. (Try it out to see, it’s hard to describe.) A revamp of the dashboard news widget to bring…

Motion Sensors Explainer Note Published

May 11th, 2017

The Device and Sensors Working Group has published a Group Note of Motion Sensors Explainer. This explainer is an introduction to low-level and high-level motion sensors, their relationship, inner workings and common use-cases. Common cases of event filtering and sensor fusion are introduced with examples, showing how to apply that on sensors following the Generic…

First Public Working Draft: Orientation Sensor

May 11th, 2017

The Device and Sensors Working Group has published a Working Draft of Orientation Sensor. This specification defines a base orientation sensor interface and concrete sensor subclasses to monitor the device’s physical orientation in relation to a stationary three dimensional Cartesian coordinate system.

What’s new in Chromium 58 and Opera 45

May 10th, 2017

Opera 45 (based on Chromium 58) for Mac, Windows, Linux is out! To find out what’s new for users, see our Desktop blog. Here’s what it means for web developers. IndexedDB 2.0 IndexedDB 2.0 is now supported in Opera, making it simpler to work with large data sets in the browser. IDB 2.0 features new…

The Process for Evolving Community Governance

May 5th, 2017

Discover > Plan > Build > Iterate There comes a time when we must all recognize that what got us here won’t get us there. Now is that time for Drupal. The governance models that were put in place to support the needs of the community years ago are no longer working as well as…

Call for a Team Leader & Assistant Team Leader – Joomla! User Experience Team

May 4th, 2017

The Joomla! User Experience Team is looking for Joomla! Users with leadership and UX skills to lead and co-lead the team.