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[News] Free/Libre CMS Software Releases, Examples of Success

  • Subject: [News] Free/Libre CMS Software Releases, Examples of Success
  • From: Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 21 May 2010 08:40:04 +0100
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Joomla 1.6 Beta Ships

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| The Joomla Project has announced the 
| release of the beta of version 1.6 of the 
| open-source Joomla content management 
| system.


Joomla! Upgrade - Pros and Cons

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| For an open source project, that's a lot 
| of time between two versions. There have 
| also been concerns raised about 
| transparency and governance within Open 
| Source Matters (OSM), the not-for-profit 
| that manages the Joomla! project. However, 
| with a new leadership team and much 
| awaited release of Joomla 1.6, things seem 
| to be back on track for the project.


Uni college ups grade with open source CMS project

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| The college considered advice to implement 
| Joomla or Drupal (both open source) and 
| after research by the IT officer decided 
| on Drupal as it would better meet long-
| term requirements without too much 
| additional costs.


Social networking: Diaspora aims to be an open source alternative to Facebook 

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| As of May 13, 2010 the four hopefuls 
| raised in excess of $116,000 with the aid 
| of the online fundraising website, 
| Kickstarter,  gained about 3,000 
| supporters by this date. Numbers are still 
| steadily growing.
| Quite a nice sum and number of supporters 
| to get their idea rolling. Apparently this 
| is an idea that is grabbing a lot of 
| attention.


The Diaspora Project: Grassroots Funding for an Alternative to Facebook



Joomla! 1.5 Multimedia


Wordpress theme generator for non-geeks

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| Wordpress is unquestionably the most used
| blogging platform out there. There also are
| thousands and thousands of templates ranging
| from the free to the most expensive available
| for use on any WP powered blog.


WordPress Founder: Open Source Is About People, Not Technology

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| Weâve discovered a lot of great ideas here at
| The Economist Innovation Conference in
| Berkeley, California. Pixarâs President spoke

| on how the company creates great films and
| Paola Antonelli of the Museum of Modern Art
| (MoMA) discussed the history of the @ symbol,
| among other presentations and workshops.
| Now one of the biggest forces in social
| media, founder of WordPress Matt Mullenweg,
| has taken the stage to speak about the open
| source movement, the origins of WordPress
| (WordPress), and how it has fostered
| innovation.

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