April 17, 2019 Comments Off

PhpStorm – a short review

For some years already JetBrains is offering free PhpStorm licenses for active TYPO3 Core developers. It’s now time to give back and provide a short report about my experience with PhpStorm.

April 12, 2019 Comments Off

WordPress 5.2 Beta 3

WordPress 5.2 Beta 3 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with the new version. There are two ways to test the latest WordPress 5.2 beta: try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (you’ll want to select the “bleeding edge nightlies” option), or you can download the beta here (zip).

April 09, 2019 Comments Off

WordPress 5.2 Beta 2

WordPress 5.2 Beta 2 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with the new version.

April 01, 2019 Comments Off

Minimum PHP Version update

WordPress 5.2 is targeted for release at the end of this month, and with it comes an update to the minimum required version of PHP. WordPress will now require a minimum of PHP 5.6.20. Beginning in WordPress 5.1, users running PHP versions below 5.6 have had a notification in their dashboard that includes information to help them update PHP .

March 27, 2019 Comments Off

WordPress 5.2 Beta 1

WordPress 5.2 Beta 1 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site.

March 27, 2019 Comments Off

Persistence Initiative: Meeting Report

During a weekend in March 2019 Artus Kolanowski, Manuel Selbach, Benni Mack and Oliver Hader have been meeting at dkd Offices in Frankfurt/DE for a persistence initiative code and concept sprint.

March 20, 2019 Comments Off

Introducing the TYPO3 Initiative Week (T3INIT19)

One week, 30 people – coming together to shape the future of TYPO3 – the TYPO3 Initiative Week

March 18, 2019 Comments Off

How important is a fast loading Website?

Did you know that the 14 top mobile retail sites in the industry average only a 4.73 second response time? Not only that but Amazon leads them all with a response time of just 2.85 seconds! OK, your website response time might not ever rival Amazon’s but there are a few tricks you can learn for accelerating your website speed.

March 15, 2019 Comments Off

Initiative Report 1/2019

In our recent news about TYPO3 version 10 we announced we are going to shift our focus on initiatives – see News to TYPO3 v10. To allow you to take part in our journey, we want to keep you informed what different initiatives exist, what they are planning and how you can contribute

March 13, 2019 Comments Off

The new faces behind TYPO3 Core development

Today, I’m proud to announce the faces behind future Core development: Component Mergers Component mergers are allowed to merge proposed changes which only touch a specific area: Extbase & Plugin API, Alexander Schnitzler Alexander is heading Extbase development, and you’ve seen significant work in the past year already in this area.