As we close the door on a highly successful Google Summer of Code 2017, with 9 projects and 10 students introducing great new features to Joomla and its sub-projects. We want to thank Google for all the great experiences and new features that this program made possible!
A couple of weeks ago, I found myself representing Joomla among 149 registered orgs and 329 selected mentors at the GSoC 2017 Mentor Summit, Sunnyvale, California. The summit was the final event and the conclusion of an intensive period of collaboration and volunteering that started at the beginning of the season with our participation in the Google Summer of Code.
On November 06th 2017, CMS Critic announced the winners of the CMS Critic Awards 2017. Joomla! has been competing in the Best Free CMS category and won - again!