Matt Mullenweg, the founding developer of WordPress and the founder of Automattic, joins Basecamp co-founder David Heinemeier Hansson for a spirited debate about tech monopolies, power in open-source communities, and how to be good stewards of the modern web that they helped build. Listen on Rework.fm
To be honest, I wasn’t paying much attention after the announcement of Gutenberg back in 2010. I never had any dramatic impacts by CKEditor embedded in the WordPress admin panel. I still think it’s one of the best examples of UI/UX text editors on the Web. The whole development process caught my attention due to React licensing issue that got the Internet buzzing about for couple of months. Eventually, Facebook changed it....
WP-CLI reached 1.x stable release. WordPress decided to make it as part of make.wordpress.org tools. Great news from the WordPress community and those who spends most of their time in the console. No more weird sftpd/vsftpd installations. It might come handy with composer bundle as we do it in Qobo for WordPress project templates. New home for WP-CLI docs https://t.co/oZleP9HwRX — WP-CLI (@wpcli) January 26, 2017
This release fixes a possible denial of service issue in PHP’s XML processing, reported by Nir Goldshlager of the Salesforce.com Product Security Team. It was fixed by Michael Adams and Andrew Nacin of the WordPress security team and David Rothstein of the Drupal security team. This is the first time our two projects have coordinated joint security releases. Drupal