As well as celebrating its worldwide community, this month's Joomla Magazine has help for users of 1.5 who want to make the move to the current stable version, 2.5.
Scanning through the contents list for this month's Joomla Community Magazine the article that attracted my attention was one by Tan Bui that shows how to convert a Joomla 1.5 template to a Joomla 2.5 native compatible one. Taking the simple supplied template "rhuk_milkyway" as an example it illustrates the process step-by-step.
One of the three feature stories in this issue marks the launch of the new Joomla Events Website which uses Google maps to show the locations of events throughout the world. One of the currently featured events is the JandBeyond Conference taking place 18th-20th May 2012 in Bad Nauheim, Hessen, Germany.
We all know the Arthur C. Clarke quote about any sufficiently advanced technology looking like magic, but perhaps our own technology is already enough to look like magic if presented in the right way. [ ... ]