Angela Byron

Director, Community Development
Acquia, Inc.

Angela Byron is an Open Source evangelist who lives and breathes Drupal. She got her start as a Google Summer of Code student in 2005 and since then has completely immersed herself in the Drupal community. Her work includes core patch review, supporting community contributors, coordinating with the Drupal.org infrastructure team, and evangelizing Drupal.

Angela is the lead author of O'Reilly's first Drupal book, entitled Using Drupal. She is on the Board of Directors for the Drupal Association, and is a sought-after lecturer on many themes, especially the topics of women in Open Source and just about anything to do with Drupal. Angie is known as "webchick" on drupal.org.

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Posted on mercredi, le 12 mars 2014, 17h42 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? Two big news items this week for our intrepid testbots! First, RTBC core patches are now automatically retested every 24 hours to ensure they don't go stale and to avoid regressions and commit conflicts. Hooray!! Plus...
Posted on Samedi, le 8 février 2014, 17h08 EST
What's new with Drupal 8? It's been a remarkable couple of weeks for Drupal 8, with several landmark changes, a global sprint, and a surge in core issue queue activity. Global sprint weekend The second Global Sprint Weekend was held January 25-26. Plus...
Posted on vendredi, le 24 janvier 2014, 15h56 EST
What's new with Drupal 8? Last week, in lieu of a This week in Drupal Core, xjm and wechick compiled a phenomenal This YEAR in Drupal Core, so here's a catch up of the last two weeks. Happy 13th birthday, Drupal! Drupal 1.0.0 was released on January Plus...
Posted on mardi, le 14 janvier 2014, 17h55 EST
Co-authored by xjm and webchick Welcome! For Drupal's 13th birthday, in addition to Give Drupal a Birthday Present: Tackle a D8 Issue!, we wanted to celebrate the occasion with a retrospective of the year 2013 as it relates to Drupal core Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 19 decembre 2013, 15h53 EST
Bonjour, it is that time of year again, we hope that you are getting ready for the holidays and New Year. If not, then we are ready with final edition of This Week in Drupal Core of 2013! :) What's new with Drupal 8? A new D8 alpha Drupal 8.0-alpha7 Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 12 decembre 2013, 18h53 EST
Sorry that we're a day late this week! If you'd like to reduce delays due to xjm's chronic insomnia, consider helping out with these posts. ;) What's new with Drupal 8? Working toward drupal-8.0-beta1 This week's most important Drupal 8 news is Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 4 decembre 2013, 16h01 EST
What's new with Drupal 8? The last two weeks have been absolutely ACTION PACKED Drupal 8 core-wise. Let's see if I can remember it all. :) Migrate in core The Migrate in Core team had their first core patch land! This provides the underlying Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 20 novembre 2013, 16h53 EST
What's new with Drupal 8? Config translation UI in core We now have a config translation UI in core! The module builds forms off of configuration schemas and automatically attaches translation operations to overview and edit forms. Whilst working on Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 6 novembre 2013, 22h59 EST
What's new with Drupal 8? Greetings. For any of you who celebrated Halloween, Dia de Muertos, All Souls' Day, Samhain, or any other holiday marking the halfway point between equinox and solstice or between the material and spirit worlds, we hope you Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 30 octobre 2013, 02h26 EDT
What's new with Drupal 8? Greetings! We took a week off last week to attend BADCamp. There was sprinting-o-plenty, as well as tons of sessions on Drupal 8. Photo credit: Amazee Labs In the meantime, a lovely new Drupal 8 landing page has launched, Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 16 octobre 2013, 17h30 EDT
Welcome to the fourth edition of this week in Drupal core! What's new in Drupal 8? This week saw a large number of bug fixes and cleanup task as we work hard cleaning up our APIs and codebase for a beta release. The next alpha (alpha4) is slated for Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 9 octobre 2013, 18h06 EDT
Welcome to the third edition of This week in Drupal Core! What's new in Drupal 8? Goodbye, legacy BC routing support! This week's most exciting news: After five months of work, we've removed the legacy BC support from the routing system. This means Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 19 septembre 2013, 13h05 EDT
"Cross Posted from Drupal.org" Welcome to the inaugural entry in the "This Week in Drupal Core" series, which aims to highlight cool happenings in and around Drupal core for people who don't have their home pages set to http://drupal.org/project/ Plus...