September's Joomla Community Magazine
September's Joomla Community Magazine
Written by Lucy Black   
Saturday, 10 September 2011

September is the month in which the Joomla community celebrates its anniversary. The issue of the monthly magazine looks at Joomla's recent accomplishments and developments. This convergence of important milestones and activities is likened to an astronomical conjunction.

joomlaconjunction

An astronomical conjunctions

 

Joomla!: The Symphony isn't about making music, but rather about the formation of the Joomla! project six years ago and the article suggesting you Celebrate Joomla's 6th Birthday at your September JUG (Joomla User Group meeting) summarizes the projects achievements over the past 12 months.

Another feature article starts on a list of ten ideas for getting involved in the Joomla! community both for those who program and those who don't. This item will be concluded in the next issue. There is also a Help Wanted appeal - including lots of opportunities for volunteering for the magazine.

A paragraph that caught my eye in the editorial explains how the Joomla! Platform (the framework for creating web applications) has been separated from the Joomla! Content Management System. Paul Orwig explains:

This separation will allow more innovation to occur within the Joomla! Platform, and will hopefully also encourage more developers to experiment with and contribute to the Joomla! project. Standalone Joomla! Platform applications can do just about anything a creative developer can set his or her mind to! There is already a growing list of Joomla! Platform standalone example applications that have been written and shared. Developing these standalone applications is not as hard as you might think. What can you envision creating with this powerful new tool?

So if you have time to get involved with an open source web development project consider Joomla!


For the rest of the contents of this and previous issues, go to the Joomla! Community Magazine website: http://magazine.joomla.org/

 

joomlaconjunction

 

If you would like to be informed about new articles on I Programmer you can either follow us on Twitter or Facebook or you can subscribe to our weekly newsletter.

Banner


Mozilla Closes Connected Devices Unit
03/02/2017

Mozilla has finally recognized what was obvious to most of us - that the attempt to get Firefox OS reborn as an IoT operating system was doomed to fail. It has closed its Connected Devices Unit with t [ ... ]



//No Comment - Super Resolution, Face Aging & Gender-From-Iris
12/02/2017

• Pixel Recursive Super Resolution

• Face Aging With Conditional Generative Adversarial Networks

• Gender-From-Iris or Gender-From-Mascara?


More News

Last Updated ( Saturday, 10 September 2011 )
 
 

   
Banner
RSS feed of news items only
I Programmer News
Copyright © 2017 i-programmer.info. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.