30Apr Future of the VEL team
Since 2010 the VEL team have organised the Vulnerable Extensions List on behalf of the Joomla community. Since then the list has been hosted on the docs.joomla.org pages.The VEL team felt that now was the time to move the vel project onto its own website
The Vulnerable Extensions List team is looking for new members. Those interested do not need to know how to code or be a developer but they must be able to:
For people wanting to blog about this week’s release of Joomla 3.1, we have some marketing materials ready for you.
23Apr It’s GSoC Time!
Google’s Open Source offices have officially announced that there will be a Google Summer of Code Program this year. Because of the wild success of our projects with GSoC last year, the Joomla Community has again put together a team to mentor college / university students of any age for the summer. That team has already filled out the application for Google, and been approved by Google.
With the ever-increasing demand for content to be consumed across platforms and across devices, Joomla urgently needs a RESTful web services API. ?It is no longer enough to just publish content on a website and expect people to use a web browser to access it. ?Nowadays people want to consume content on smartphones, tablets and other devices, and they want to be able to connect information systems together to break out of the old content silos.
Today (Saturday, March 16th) ?is the gobal? Pizza, Bugs, and Fun ?event .
I was poking around our very own Joomlacode.org site today and started looking at some recent download statistics. As you may know, reliable market share information for open-source CMS packages is hard to find, and it is especially difficult to assess recent trends. However, Joomlacode tracks all file downloads (including those from the one-click version updates), and these do provide some useful data
The spring time is drawing upon us, and for student developers, this is an exciting time of year. Google has again announced that it will be running the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) program
Consider this your invitation to join us on ?Saturday, the 16th of March , for? Pizza, Bugs, and Fun .
The JUG Pune & JUG Mumbai had organised the 3rd Joomla! Day in Mumbai, and what an event it was! We had Ryan Ozimek, David Hurley, Ofer Cohen and ?more than half a dozen speakers from various parts of India.
The Africa Cup of Nations is one of the largest and most presitigious football tournaments in the world. This year the tournament is being held for the 29th time and the venue is South Africa.
? Two new language features are added in Joomla! 3.0.3: Installation of language packs when installing the CMS Extension of items associations to remaining core components in multilanguage. Installation of language packs when installing Joomla! After implementing the installation of language packs through the Extension Manager since 2.5.7 (?See http://community.joomla.org/blogs/community/1668-first-time-in-joomla-history.html ), Javier Gomez completed his GSOC project by coding this new functionnality. 1
11Dec Joomla! goes CeBIT 2013
CMSGarden – The Open Source CMS Garden Festival at CeBIT 2013 In September 2012 I got a call from Stepahn Luckow, who is President of the German Drupal Association called “Drupal-Initiative”. He told me about his idea of presenting all interested Open Source content-managment-systems at a common stand at the CeBIT 2013 event. CeBIT is the world’s largest IT trade fair and takes place in Hannover, Germany, from March 5 – 9, 2013
The international Joomla conference is behind us. It is always great meeting people face to face. It is at moments like this that things, often discussed at length, can be quickly and effectively brought into focus.
In may 2010, the people.joomla.org website (PJO or JPeople), mainly built on Jomsocial, launched as a beta to see if the social media sides of joomla could be centralised. It also provided a home for the Joomla User Groups, developer fan clubs and various communication channels with the Joomla teams
In the 1.7 release of Joomla! was introduced a cool functionnality, Menu Items Associations for a Multilanguage site.
Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) is the biggest and most profitable bank in Nigeria.
25Oct Sagepay for Virtuemart
Based in the UK, Sagepay is a payment processor that strives to be simple, flexible and secure. Use the VMSagepay plugin to process your credit card payments in Virtuemart