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Hello Joomla! Friends:

I’m very excited and pleased to announce to you that the Joomla! Project has been accepted for Google Summer of Code 2014 this year. This makes the third consecutive year that we have participated in GSoC since 2012 and brings our total participation count up to a total…

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The 11th Safer Internet Day will be celebrated worldwide today, February 11, 2014.

  • The theme for the day is: "Let's create a better internet together"
  • It is like any other Tuesday on your calendar, but should it be?
  • Just how secure is YOUR website?
  • Just how safe is the information you store about your customers, clients and users?

Sadly, when it comes to security, any system can ultimately be compromised. But there are numerous small steps you can take that make the pathway to your data just a bit more difficult. Each little barrier adds up, making the task of breaking into your site just inconvenient enough for a hacker to move on to the next site instead of spending more time on yours.…

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Greetings to my fellow Joomla Community:

Google Summer of Code is close and fast approaching! I’m proud to say that over the last two years Joomla has had a very successful GSoC program with a great success rate of projects that have become major Joomla features or essential developer tools in libraries.

I’m personally excited to be able to coordinate the program again this year. It’s a fact though, the only way that such a program is successful is because of the wonderful volunteer efforts that go into coordinating the program and mentoring the students.…

Read more: GSoC 2014 Kickoff ...

The Marketing Working Group (MWG) is pleased to announce the addition of new team members.

The primary focus of the Marketing Working Group (MWG) is to raise awareness of the Joomla Content Management System (CMS) and Framework within the international Joomla community, as well as the general open source community.

In December we announced that we were seeking nominations from the community for new members to join the Marketing Working Group. The original article can be accessed here: https://community.joomla.org/blogs/community/1786-call-for-marketing-working-group-members.html

We are pleased to announce that Jess Dunbar will be leading the Marketing Working Group, which is formed of the following members:…

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