Issue 210 - October, 8th 2015
The first Drupal 8 release candidate was released this week!
There were some cool announcements at this meeting last month including that Drupal 8 Accelerate was fully funded.
In PHP news Zend was acquired.
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Part two of the series “Headless Drupal & Node.js” where Joris Snoek shows us "Hello Node".
"This is the second in a series of articles about how to better understand all the information in a security advisory, so that you know how to take the appropriate action for your site!"
"A quick note for core contributors regarding Drupal 8 issue tags related to the upcoming release candidate phase."
A very cool floor decal celebrating the top 1000 contributors to Drupal 8. Paul also has made a PDF version available.
A discussion of Drupal 8 caching and Drupal performance.
With CacheTag Notify module! This module offers a simple settings page where an endpoint URL can be added. Then every time a cache tag is invalidated it gets POSTed to the endpoint as a JSON string.
An interesting new module that allows users to save a view as an entity. I know. Crazy right?
If you are new to Drupal take a look at this video.
A DrupalCon talk about CRAP (Create Read Archive Purge) and revisions (on all content entities) in core.
A DrupalCon talk about SVG from a developer's perspective.
October 22th - 25th at the University of California, Berkeley in Berkeley California.
November 7th, 2015 at The University of Edinburgh, in Scotland.
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Other Media London/GB
Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Chevy Chase/MD/US