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Dries Buytaert (Dries), founder and lead of the Drupal project and co-founder and CTO of Acquia joins Mike, Andrew, Ryan, and Ted for a very special episode of the podcast. We peppered Dries with questions on wide array of topics including Drupal 8 pace, semantic versioning, and initiatives, funding core development, Drupal 6 support, Acquia Lift, Acquia Engage, Dries’ score on the Acquia Certification Exam, the founding of Acquia, and not-exactly-why Taylor Swift was cut from one of his keynotes (phew!).
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DrupalEasy Podcast 98: Bad(?) 80s Music

Holly Ross, the incoming executive director of the Drupal Association joined Ryan Price and Mike Anello on this episode to talk about the her background, the Drupal community, and her new job. Along the way we learn about her background in community organizing and building as well as her love of awesome 80s music. Other topics discussed include Omega 4, the usability of module names, and the 2012 internet in numbers. 

Four Stories

  1. Holly Ross interview - previously with the Nonprofit Technology Network (yes, it’s a Drupal site), listed in the Nonprofit Times Power and Influence Top 50 four times (2009-2012)
  2. The new face of Omega 4 by Kathryn McClintock (kathryn531) - no more zones and regions, SASS, new layout and grid system
  3. Drupal Modules: Usability Starts With A Name blog post by Julian Granger-Bevan (juliangb)
  4. What Happened on the Internet in 2012

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DrupalEasy Podcast 97: Breaking Records

Emma Jane Hogbin (emmajane), Drupal author, trainer, and all-around superstar of all things Drupal (as well as a bunch of non-Drupal things) joins Andrew Riley and Mike Anello on the first episode of 2013! The trio discusses Emma Jane’s Drupal writing career, recent training events, Drupal 8, and also takes a look back at their favorite Drupal “thing” of 2012. They also say “aloha” to CKEditor, getting off the Drupal island, the most followed Drupal.org issues, and take a sneak peak at Drupal 9. Not leaving well-enough alone, they also make some picks of the week!

Five-ish Stories

  1. Emma Jane Hogbin interview - Front End Drupal book, Drupal User’s Guide book, Digital Drupal workbooks, PHP for Real Drupal Developers course, Lorna Jane Mitchell’s PHP Master book 
  2. Drupal 2012 Highlights
  3. From Aloha to CKEditor blog post from Dries
  4. Getting off the island in 2013 blog post from Larry Garfield, Sunshine PHP Conference
  5. Most followed Drupal.org issues tweet by Angie Byron
  6. Drupal 9 tweet by Dries

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DrupalCon Sydney pre-conference training: Blue Collar Git - Wednesday, February 6, 2013.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 96: DrupalCon Sydney Preview

Owen Lansbury (owenlansbury), the managing partner of PreviousNext, Australia’s largest Drupal development firm, speaks with Mike Anello about the upcoming DrupalCon Sydney, to be held February 6-9, 2013. The topics covered include how a traveling camp became a ‘con, the growth of the Drupal community in the Asia-Pacific region, as well as details about the upcoming ‘con. If you’re already registered for DrupalCon, this podcast is for you!

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DrupalCon Sydney pre-conference training: Blue Collar Git - Wednesday, February 6, 2013.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 95: Deja Vu

Addison Berry, the Lullabot Director of Education and Product Manager for Drupalize.me, joined super-special-guest-host Ted Bowman (tedbow) and stalwart Mike Anello to discuss Addi’s impressive Drupal resume as well as the evolving process of learning Drupal and growing new contributors. Brent Deverman (deverman) joined in to discuss the Site of the Week (CNN Travel), and Ted and Mike wrapped things up with some additional Drupal news and a couple of picks of the week.

Three Stories

  1. Addison Berry (add1sun), Nice Menus, Using Drupal book, Fast Company magazine named her one of the most influential women in tech
  2. 9 modules I'm excited to use in upcoming projects by JD Collier
  3. Open Atrium 2.0 Code Sprint with Pantheon by Mike Potter

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DrupalEasy Podcast 94: Michigan, Minecraft, Montoya, and Mobile Menus

Kendall Totten (starryeyez024) joins Ryan Price and Mike Anello to talk about designing and implementing mobile-friendly navigation. Kendall is a Drupal designer, themer, and trainer with Mediacurrent. Also discussed is the new "Feature Complete Phase" that was recently added to the Drupal 8.x release cycle, all of the wonderful new stuff that has recently been committed to Drupal 8.x, and Acquia's newest pile of cash.

Four Stories

  1. Kendall Totten's Responsive Design: Mobile Menu Options blog post. Brad Frost's Responsive Navigation Patterns blog post, Ryan’s Tip. Kendall's web site: http://www.kendallsdesign.com/.
  2. Drupal 8 Feature Freeze Extended to February 18 blog post by Dries.
  3. Too many changes blog post by Daniel Wehner - rundown of recent commits to Drupal 8.
  4. Acquia raises another $30M blog post by Dries.

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DrupalCon Sydney pre-conference training: Blue Collar Git - Wednesday, February 6, 2013.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 93: Managing Expectations

Cindy McCourt (idcm), author of Drupal: The Guide to Planning and Building Websites, joins Andrew Riley and Mike Anello to discuss (almost) everything there is to know about Drupal project planning, development methodologies, gathering requirements, and everything else that goes into planning a successful Drupal project. Along the way, Greg Dunlop’s (heyrocker) CMI fundraising, comment spam prevention, and Drupal 7.17 are discussed, capped off with our picks of the week.

Five Four Stories

  1. "Drupal: The Guide to Planning and Building Websites" available on amazon, bn.com, and iBooks.
  2. CMI Fundraising Update
  3. Simple Anti-Spam module
  4. Drupal 7.17 

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“Drupal Time” performed by Marcia and Gus, graduates from the DrupalEasy Career Starter Program, 2012.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 92: Mongolian Rollerderby

Katherine Druckman (katherined as well as the LinuxJournal.com webmistress) joins Andrew Riley, Ryan Price, and Mike Anello for our 92nd podcast. We discuss Linux Journal’s special Drupal-only issue, the increasing length of the Drupal release cycle, and Open Atrium 2.0’s roadmap. Ted Bowman also makes a special appearance live from BADCamp to discuss the latest happenings. 

Five Stories

  1. Linux Journal’s Drupal Special Edition
  2. Drupal release cycles, time will tell - blog post by Bert Boerland 
  3. Moving forward with Open Atrium 2.0
  4. Markdown Trolling (relevant XKCD comic)
  5. BADCamp 

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DrupalEasy Career Starter Program Class of 2012 Graduates

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http://WhenWhoWhere.com - submitted by Dan (dansanjou), "The main idea of the site is to help users organize events at a venue of their choice and allow them to discover new venues through the event and user comments."

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DrupalEasy Podcast 91: Mister Rogers

Longtime friend of the podcast Tom Geller (tgeller) joins Ryan Price and Mike Anello on episode 91 of the DrupalEasy podcast to talk about his recent work on Commerce Kickstart v2 and Lynda.com. We also discuss Drupal's role at a recent Symfony conference, new functionality for Drupal 8 core, as well as some other recent Drupal-related news and out picks of the week.

Five Stories

  1. Tom Geller interview - TomGeller.com, Tom’s book Drupal 7 Visual Quickstart Guide 
  2. Drupal Association Community-at-large board seats election results
  3. Drupal Association Community Cultivation Grants recent awards
  4. Email and Link modules in Drupal 8 core
  5. A Drupal Developer in Symfony Land 

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DrupalEasy Podcast 90: Caviar and Cosmic Dreams

Chris Weber (cosmicdreams) from The Nerdery joins Andrew and Mike for the podcast this week to talk about getting involved in Drupal core development from a novice’s standpoint. We also learn how much MortenDK loves the Drupal Association, Views in Drupal 8, and DrupalCon and community demographics.

Five Stories

  1. Getting involved in core Drupal development - http://drupalofficehours.org/
  2. The Nerdery
  3. A love letter from Morten DK to the DA
  4. Views in Drupal 8
  5. DrupalCon Munich Demographics

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Blue Collar Git - Friday, Oct 26, DrupalCamp Atlanta Pre-camp training $199 

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DrupalEasy Podcast 89: Independent Front Enders

Juan Pablo Novillo Requena (juampy), author of Drush User’s Guide, joins Mike Anello (ultimike) and Ted Bowman (tedbow) to discuss all things Drush, everything that makes Drush awesome, and why (just about!) everybody should be using Drush. They also discuss (sadly at first, then hopeful!) the first DrupalCon to be cancelled, the Drupal Association’s at-large Board of Directors nominations, a new Drupal.org profile field, as well as several other topics, and our picks of the week!

Five Stories

  1. Drush User’s Guide, Drush.
  2. The Cancellation of DrupalCon South America and some smart reactions.
  3. The addition of the “My Mentors” drupal.org user profile field, (early) map of mentor relationships.
  4. DrupalCamp Atlanta Media module code sprint
  5. Drupal Association “at large” BoD nominations http://groups.drupal.org/node/254898

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Work Experience (WE) Drupal Host information (apply by September 21!)

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