The WordPress 6.0 “Arturo”, the second major release of 2022, landed today with more than 1,000 enhancements and bug fixes. Justin Tadlock wrote in this twitter thread “WordPress 6.0 is one of the most exciting releases we’ve had in a while, especially for folks in the theming world. So many goodies to play with“. Expanding […]
Yesterday, CSS-Tricks — one of my go-to-website for any CSS related stuffs in my earlier learning to code days and still now — was acquired by the Digital Ocean, a cloud hosting provider popular among developers and resource site. It was my most trusted go to website for a long time, and I had fallen […]
The Wall Street Journal Science has an interesting article on The Future of Everything | Wordk Edition where the author Te-Ping-Chen writes that “The next generation of work: Flexibility in location – and hours“. This is profile article of Matt Mullenweng, CEO of the Automattic.Continue reading
Today Frontity founders Pablo Postigo and Luis Herranz announced that Frontity has been acquired by Automattic. As part of this acquisition, the Frontity team will join the Automattic and will contribute to the WordPress open source project especially in developer experience, frontend tooling, performance, and UX to the WordPress core itself, instead of doing so […]
In a Smashing magazine posts titled #BlackLivesMatter, Vitaly Friedman (co-founder and editor-in-chief of Smashing Magazine) writes that “contributing to positive change is difficult, but it’s the right pursuit, no matter how much effort it takes”.
Writing about the currently ongoing protests in US and around the world highlighting ‘injustice, denial of opportunity, and inequality’ in black and other minority ‘non-white’ communities Mr Friedman stand behind firmly to more diverse lineup to the magazine and conferences.
We stand firmly behind the Black Lives Matter movement. We stand strongly behind introducing a wide range of Black voices to Smashing publications and conferences. We remain committed to providing a platform for the Black community to use our platform to make their voices heard. The entire team is committed to introducing and promoting the work of underrepresented people in our community, and to bringing a more diverse lineup to the magazine and conferences. Vitaly Friedman Smashing Magazine
Other larger tech companies including Apple CEO Tim Cook have started publicly speaking up on racism in America.