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Ronan Dowling (ronan), lead developer at Gorton Studios joins Ted and Mike to talk about all the new features in Backup and Migrate 3.0 including file and code backup and a improved plugin architecture. We also get up-to-speed with Drupal 8 development, review some Drupal-y statistics, make our picks of the week, and ask Ronan 5-ish questions.
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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!

DrupalEasy News

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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CNN Travel

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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.

DrupalEasy News

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 

DrupalEasy News

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

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HP Life e-learning, submitted by Mike Kadan

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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 

DrupalEasy News

DrupalEasy Career Starter Program Class of 2012 Graduates

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Site of the Week

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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Join us at DrupalCamp South Florida (Oct 20) and DrupalCamp Atlanta (Oct 27)

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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

DrupalEasy News

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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DrupalEasy Podcast 88: Oh the Huge Manatee!

Wim Leers (Wim Leers on drupal.org) joins Andrew, Ryan, and Mike to discuss the Spark distribution and all the new, cutting edge authoring-experience related modules that go along with it. Lisa Rice from Brevard Workforce also calls in to talk about Drupal workforce development, and everybody discusses the latest Drupal news and makes some outstanding picks of the week.

Five Stories

  1. Spark distribution: Edit module, Mobile friendly navigation toolbar module, Field API Pane Editor module, Icon fonts module, Aloha Editor. Spark developers worked directly wiht Aloha Editor developers, Spark demo site, and an icon font creation tool.
  2. Wunderkraut + Mearra + NodeOne + Krimson merger.
  3. Acquia is the fastest growing software company in the U.S.
  4. Anatomy of a Full-Featured, Responsive (Adaptive?) Slide Show
  5. Lullabot Podcast - the last one??!!!

DrupalEasy News

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DrupalEasy Podcast 87: DrupalCon Munich!

Florian Loretan (floretan on drupal.org), one of the main organizers for DrupalCon Munich, joins Mike Anello and special-guest co-host Ted Bowman to find what attendees can expect at this year’s European DrupalCon. In addition, Ezra Gildesgame (ezra-g on drupal.org) joins in on the fun to talk about the amazing progress of the Conference Organizing Distribution (COD) on Drupal 7. If that isn’t enough, there’s also talk about the Drupal documentation leadership changes, Commerce Kickstarter V2, picks of the week, and a really useful site of the week!

Five Four Stories

  1. Florian Leretan is the co-founder of Drupal development shop Wunderkraut http://wunderkraut.com/ in Munich, Germany. He is one of the many co-authors of The Definitive Guide to Drupal 7. His personal web site is http://happypixels.comDrupalCon Munich discounted flights from Lufthansa and trains from Deutsche Bahn (call +49 (0) 1805 - 31 11 53 and mention the code "Starwood Meeting")
  2. COD for Drupal 7
  3. Drupal Documentation Team Leadership Change
  4. Commerce Kickstart 2

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Drupical - a map-based calendar of future Drupal events.

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