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Joshua Mitchell (joshuami), CTO of the Drupal Association joins Mike Anello, Ted Bowman, and Ryan Price to talk about his job duties, the future of Drupal.org user profiles, the new jobs.drupal.org site and a bunch of other Drupal-y happenings.
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DrupalEasy Podcast 110: Oh, A Beta

Mike Potter (mpotter), a Software Architect from Phase 2, and the technical lead for Open Atrium 2.x joins a full slate of DrupalEasy Podcast hosts: Andrew Riley, Ryan Price, Ted Bowman, and Mike Anello to talk about the future of Open Atrium, migrating from Open Atrium 1.x to 2.x, the future of the Case Tracker functionality, and all the new hotness of Open Atrium. Along the way we also cover some Drupal Association news, get a NYC Camp report, and take a quiz about Drupal events around the world!

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Mike Potter’s answers:

  1. MacBook Pro, Sublime Text2
  2. Hunter Fox (hefox)
  3. Orlando
  4. Ryan Szrama (rszrama), Amatai Burnstein (AmitaiBu)
  5. Better media integration

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You’ve Got Drupal by Ian Rhett (ianrhett)

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DrupalEasy Podcast 109: Gray Area

Rick Manelius (rickmanelius), a project architect from Newmedia joins Mike Anello and Ted Bowman to talk about how and why Drupal developers should care about PCI Compliance. Anyone who builds, or is thinking of building, Drupal Commerce sites should listen to this episode. In addition to all the scintillating talk about PCI Compliance, we also discussed DrupalCon Prague, the Drupal 8 API Freeze, and our picks of the week!

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Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Rick Manelius's answers:

  1. MacBook Pro, Sublime Text
  2. Kevin Bridges (Cyberswat)
  3. Boston
  4. Any new speaker!
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  1. DrupalCon Prague - content submissions close Friday, July 12.
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DrupalEasy Podcast 108: Panopoly, Pins, Prague, and Paper Plates

Matt Cheney (populist), maintainer of the Panopoly Distribution joins Ted Bowman, Ryan Price, and Mike Anello to dive deep into Panopoly, disect Drupal Association Board Meeting minutes, discuss the state of Drupal’s community tools, decide that the DrupalCon Prague logo is the best ever, and dream about getting our hands on a Florida Drupal Diver pin.

Interview

Matt Cheney co-founded Pantheon and Chapter Three is the maintainer of the Panopoly Distribution. Matt’s personal web site is rychosis.org.

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Matt Cheney’s answers:

  1. MacBook Pro, vim
  2. Arshad Chummun (arshadcn)
  3. New York City
  4. Josh Koenig (joshk)
  5. Media management

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Three Stories

  1. Drupal Association Board Meeting
  2. Let’s stop using the issue queues for providing support blog post by Bojan Živanović (bojanz)
  3. DrupalCon Prague - featured speakers

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DrupalEasy Podcast 107: E%$#&prise

Mike Kadin (mkadin), creator and head-referee from ModuleOff.com, joins Andrew Riley, Ryan Price, and Mike Anello to talk about his competitive Drupalizing web site, WYSIWYG in Drupal, the E#$@!prise, as well as some great picks of the week.

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Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here is Mike Kadin’s answers:

  1. Ubuntu, NetBeans
  2. Tim Plunkett (tim.plunkett)
  3. Charleston
  4. Eaton
  5. Context

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Three Stories

  1. WYSIWYG in Drupal - Dries’ blog post, Wim Leers’ blog post
  2. How Drupal is Like Enterprise Software - blog post by Matt Farina
  3. Improving issue pages on Drupal.org

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DrupalEasy Podcast 106: Demoception

Kristof Van Tomme (kvantomme), Lee Rowlands (larowlan), and Nick Schuch (nick_schuch) join (the uncomfortably echo-y) Mike Anello and Ted Bowman (tedbow) to talk about the Tour module and Walkthough.it. The Tour module is a recent addition to Drupal 8 that allows for contextual help in the form of a series of popups that can walk users through the various elements on a Drupal administration page. We get sidetracked by Lee’s Comment as Field potential Drupal 8 addition, DrupalCon Portland, a Drupal.org hacking, and a very special edition of 5 Questions.

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Kristof, Lee, and Nick’s answers (respectively):

  1. Mac, Mac/Ubuntu/Komodo, Mac/Sublime2
  2. Lee Hunter (LeeHunter, Andrey Postnikov (andypost), Tim Plunkett (tim.plunkett)
  3. Brussels, Novatel Twin Waters on the Sunshine Coast Queensland, Melbourne
  4. Robert Douglass (robertDouglass), Chris Skene (xtfer), Initiative leads
  5. Add a node to multiple book outlines, Comments as field, Media handling

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DrupalEasy News

Three Stories

  1. DrupalCon Portland favorites - Mike: Amatai Burnstein’s OG and Messaging session and Mike Herchel’s Awesomizing presentation - Kristof: Karen McGrane's keynote speech on Future-Friendly Content in Drupal and Jeff Eaton's presentation on “Building for a Post-Mobile World” - Ted: D8 Lessons Learned and How We Can Make D9 Better and Get Involved with Core Sprint.
  2. Drupal.org hacked!
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P.S. We finally have proof that Mike is a robot!

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Bob Kepford (kepford) from The Weekly Drop joins Andrew Riley, Ted Bowman, and Mike Anello to talk about how Bob mines nuggets of Drupal goodness from the weekly Drupal firehose. Other topics discussed include Panopoly, open-source project statistics, the impending Google Reader apocalypse, Open Atrium 2.x, and a bunch of other mostly Drupal-related topics.

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Bob’s answers:

  1. Mac OSX, Sublime Text 2, Vim, Vagrant, Aegir
  2. Chris Ruppel (rupl)
  3. Austin, TX
  4. Jeff Eaton
  5. More contributors

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Three Stories

  1. Drupal is Among the Big Boys in Open Source Communities
  2. Open Atrium 2.x Alpha is Here
  3. What’s Missing at DrupalCamp Portland

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DrupalEasy Podcast 104: Evil Genius

Lee Hunter (LeeHunter), the new Drupal documentation lead joins Mike Anello to talk about the future of Drupal documentation and his (evil?) genius plan to create tools so that people to want to write better documentation.

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Lee’s answers:
1. Ubuntu and Windows
2. Kristof Van Tomme (kvantomme)
3. Montreal
4. Angie Byron (webchick), Amitai Burstein (Amitaibu)
5. The ability to integrate Drupal with desktop tools.

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Three Stories

  1. What’s up with the webinars?
  2. Drupal’s Golden Handcuffs
  3. Florida DrupalCamp 2013 Coding for a Cause

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DrupalEasy Podcast 103: Bicycles, Bridges, Beverages, and Beards

Michelle Johansen (mjohansen) and Greg Dunlap (heyrocker) join Ryan Price and Mike Anello for a discussion about DrupalCon Portland. As the Content Lead (the volunteer in charge of the track chair volunteers) and the Core Conversations track lead, respectively, Michelle and Greg filled us in on all the happenings planned in and around DrupalCon Portland. We also discuss the newest "Young Global Leader", DrupalCon session recordings on YouTube, and email debugging.

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Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Michelle’s answers:
1. Mac.
2. Women in the Drupal community.
3. Chicago.
4. Karen McGrane and Michael Lopp.
5. Prettier backend editing area.

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Three Stories

  1. Dries Buytaert Named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. Where is Myanmar?
  2. DrupalCon Session Recordings, Unite! - DrupalCon session videos on YouTube.
  3. 3 Modules to Help you Debug Emails in Drupal 7 blog post by Ivan Zugec (Ivan Zugec).

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DrupalEasy Podcast 102: Spackle

Larry Garfield (Crell), leader of the Drupal 8 Web Services and Context Core Initiative (WSCCI), joins Andrew Riley, Ryan Price, and Mike Anello as they desperatly tried to stay out of the weeds during their discussion about routing, hypermedia, controllers, and REST (and somewhat fail). Along the way, we learn what Drupal developers of all disciplines and skill levels can expect from WSCCI, and why it's going to make the (Drupal) world a better place. In addition, we discuss importance of Hackathons and not over-reacting.

Interview

Larry works for Palantir.net and blogs at GarfieldTech.com. He mentioned Symfony, the status of WSCCI, the new WSCCI Conversion guide (still in progress; need to cover forms), and currently open conversion issues.

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Larry’s answers:
1. Mac at work (by force), PC at home, NetBeans everywhere.
2. Kat Bailey (katbailey).
3. Anywhere that everyone is in the same hotel.
4. Jeff Eaton (eaton)
5. He would answer SCOTCH if we let him, so we dragged Twig out of him instead.

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Three Stories

Just two stories this week...
1. What Hackatons Really Are blog post by Alan Polozzolo (zzolo)
2. How “dongle” jokes got two people fired—and led to DDoS attacks, Editorial from Ken Fisher, editor of Ars Technia: “Donglegate” is classic overreaction - and everyone pays. Or, how not to deal with difficult social issues. Related links suggested by Larry: THIS JUST IN: @WebandPHP Embrace Women in an attempt to Enhance PHPness and Boost Subscriptions, Adria Richards, PyCon, and How We All Lost, Storms and Teacups.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 101: Pinball Wizard

Greg Dunlap (heyrocker), leader of the Drupal 8 Configuration Management Initiative (CMI), joins Andrew Riley, Ted Bowman, and Mike Anello to kick off the 2nd hundred episodes of the podcast. Greg provides an excellent rundown of not only the features of CMI, but also his fund-raising efforts that allowed him to work full-time on it for seven months! In addition, we used Greg as our test subject for a new podcast feature that we call “five questions”, discussed PHP versions, how much money an average Drupal developer makes, and the DrupalCon location selection process. All this, plus our picks of the week (hint: someone’s involved pinball)!

Interview

Greg was named the Drupal 8 Configuration Management initiative lead in March, 2011 by Dries, Funding CMI, Where is the CMI today?.

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are Greg’s answers:
1. 11” MacBook Air (no external monitor!), TextMate, NetBeans, Chrome.
2. Nick Schuch (nick_schuch), Lee Rolands (larowlan), Jeremy Thorson (jthorson), Wim Leers (Wim Leers), Devin Carlson (Devin Carlson), Alex Bronstein (effulgentsia), Tim Plunkett (tim.plunkett), Jesse Beach (jessebeach), Cameron Eagans (cweagans), Alex Pott (alexpott). Clearly, we need to better enforce the pick one rule.
3. Chicago, Las Vegas.
4. Jeff Eaton - eatoncon keynote.
5. Replace FormAPI with Symphony’s form system.
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DrupalEasy News

Three Stories

  1. Starting March 15, Drupal 8 will require PHP 5.3.10
  2. Who makes more money? Drupal, WordPress or Joomla developers?
  3. Blog post on the Drupal Association web site by Holly Ross about the future of DrupalCons

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