DrupalEasy Podcast 142: New Jersey (News Lightning Round)

...and we're back! After a holiday hiatus, Andrew, Ryan, Ted, and Mike are back for a guest-less news round-up. We set the timer and spent 3 minutes on over a dozen different Drupal-related news items from the past 8 weeks. Topics covered include Drupal 8, Drupal.org user personas, a major merger, someone gets a job, and several 2014 lists, along with our picks of the week.


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DrupalEasy News

Lots of Stories


Picks of the Week

  • Mike - Context Entity Field by mavimo. Provides a Context condition that returns true when a particular entity field contains a particular value.
  • Ryan - PHP the Right Way by Josh Lockhart and the PHP community is a consise collection of articles on PHP best practices from OOP to Design Patterns to Security and everything in between. Voices of VR Podcast by Kent Bye.
  • Andrew - Smart Trim module - implements a new field formatter for textfields that improves upon the "Summary or Trimmed" formatter built into Drupal 7.
  • Ted - Views Beans module - creates Bean types for Views Content Pane displays allowing per Bean settings.

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Drupal Way by Marcia Buckingham (acmaintainer) (vocals, bass and mandolin) and Charlie Poplees (guitar). The lyrics by Marcia Buckingham, music by Kate Wolfe.


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January 09, 2015