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Sat, 06/28/2014 - 21:47
Out of the box, Drupal 7 does not have autosave capabilities. The complexity of the kinds of content you can create is probably the reason for this, but that doesn't change the fact that it's a bummer. There are efforts underway to change this for Drupal 8; whether they will actually make it in is another question.Read more
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 23:17
The entertainment industry is not for the faint of heart. Need I mention Alec Baldwin, Lady Gaga, Harvey Weinstein, the Kardashians, Christian Bale... and my very own doppelgänger, Howard Stern? Which is to say that after a lengthy career toiling in the dungeons of music (rock-band performances at CBGBs, recordings at Electric Lady), television (Emmy Award), and, lately, film (...
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 23:16
On Drupal.org, Drupal 8 promotion is in full-swing. Features and benefits are being touted and summarized right and left. One of the categories of improvement summed up on the Drupal 8 features page is "Accessibility." I went digging for more information on how accessibility improvements have been integrated in Drupal 8 and I found a number of resources on the effort to improve accessibility in...
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 20:00
Use Cases and Requirements for Element Queries Topics: Element Queries, RICG
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 19:15
At ThinkShout, most of our modules are based around the Entity system. After all, like most developers, we are big abstraction nerds. Entities enable some rad abstraction in Drupal land: our Registration module lets you registration-enable any fieldable entity; the new version of MailChimp lets you sync any fieldable entity with an email address with your MailChimp lists; and our Salesforce...
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 15:31
The next alpha for Drupal 8 will be alpha 13! Here is the schedule for the alpha release. June 30th-July 1st, 2014 Only critical and major patches committed July 2nd, 2014 Drupal 8.0-alpha13 released. Emergency commits only. July 3rd-5th, 2014 Disruptive patch window
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 15:16
Completed Drupal site or project URL: https://www.jewishphilly.orgThe Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia seeks to enrich the lives of Philly’s multi-generational Jewish community. They work for social justice, educate about Jewish life and tradition, and have even strengthened the Jewish community living in Israel and around the world. In order to better engage the community they...
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 15:12
If you’ve installed your own WalkHub you’ve been able to use the Walkthrough recorder for a few weeks now. But yesterday after adding a few UX improvements we’ve now also released the Walkthrough recorder on WalkHub.net. With it, it is now extremely easy to create Walkthrough tutorials:
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 14:19
In this episode of the Daily Dose of Drupal we go over the Jammer module. This simply module allows you to show/hide content type elements from various roles.