...ion management principles. Our support services have been catering to distressed clients where the previous
developer has disappeared from the industry, leaving the client hard done by in terms of on...
Monday, 18 May 2009
... when designing and developing any internet based product. They are a mantra that should be drilled into any
developer or designer. No product is 100% secure Due diligence in project management means ...
Saturday, 25 October 2008
...hat is effective web strategy based on leading edge technologies. I've seen it happen time and again where a
developer delivers an application to a client that is based on code and design principles t...
Thursday, 19 June 2008
..., user experience testing, usability, web accessibility and the like are removed from the perspective of the
developers because the community vision of the Core Team does not include the end users. As...
Monday, 30 July 2007
...rge have no place in this discussion. Firstly, let's start with the scenario of an up and coming designer or
developer still at school or university. Sam Moffat, current Core Team member, might fit in...
Monday, 16 July 2007
...he legitimacy of commercially and non-GPL compatible licenced extensions and the ability for certain Joomla!
developers to land grab rights over third party work. That stuff may be who has a voice on ...
Thursday, 12 July 2007
This is a very short, simple, right of reply to this
developer post made by Louis Landry after I suggested that there was an organisational business plan in place concerning GPL compliance that resemb
Friday, 06 July 2007
...reviously, covers the basics of extension development. This book from Packt Publishing is aimed at the new
developer or designer amongst the Joomla! community. It covers development of a basic resta...
Wednesday, 04 July 2007
...lugins, of course, not being subject to GPL "voluntary compliance" according to the GPL itself. Independent
developers in Joomla! The internal discussions I've had with Rob Schley related to this to...
Tuesday, 03 July 2007
...various online interactions. It's not aimed at a specific AJAX framework either, helping the new designer or
developer in AJAX understand why the code is formed the way it is. Being a Sitepoint publi...
Tuesday, 03 July 2007
...e around the world. To this end, we are members of the Web Standards Group. Our principal designer and lead
developer, Lawrence Meckan, is also a fully paid member of the Australian Web Industry Asso...
Saturday, 30 June 2007
... oligarchy who cannot or will not cope with bad press about their decision to enforce the GPL on third party
developers, something that the GPL itself does not allow, I'm left wondering what's been wo...
Thursday, 28 June 2007
...Joomla! may need to rethink concerning their policy direction. Absalom Media and other commercially licenced
developers are not in competition to Joomla!, for without our work, we would not have the p...
Thursday, 21 June 2007
...licenced model to a dual licenced model (such as SugarCRM). In this way, Johan's words concerning commercial
developers needing to keep their code GPL is understandable, as this clause allows an exit ...
Wednesday, 13 June 2007
...ersity to get CPT established once your application to the program
has been accepted." Taken from Google's
Developer Knowledge Base: Who's Eligible to Participate as a Student? Yet there is no docu...
Monday, 11 June 2007
...nce of the entire Joomla! core product is up for review. There have been repeated threats against commercial
developers by one of the project managers of Joomla!. So not all is well in the one of the ...
Friday, 08 June 2007
...bers of the various Mambo teams pre and post-fork to Joomla! are no better than each other. In this way, the
developers and moderators need to learn not to panic when all they've invested in goes a li...
Sunday, 29 April 2007
... relax. http://blip.tv/file/get/Cubicgarden-SANY0002b789.flv As Docbook may provide value-adds to software
developers alone, and not to the wider web community, who remain basic web users, deliverin...
Monday, 09 April 2007
...lebits logo by a chop-shop template marketing firm, puportedly selling for $199 USD. Now as a web design and
developer professional, what does this mean ? Firstly, as a web professional, ethics and in...
Saturday, 24 March 2007
...e marketed the way it currently is. For without advancement beyond the dependence on these mechanical tools,
developers, designers and users are given a false sense of security thanks to the marketing...
Thursday, 01 March 2007
...s conferences. The only solution to this that I can see is that we equip our up and coming web designers and
developers to deliver A grade performances, capable of showing innovative and clear directi...
Tuesday, 27 February 2007
... regards to circumstances within the marketplace and bazaar. So what does that mean for us as web designers,
developers and implementers ? Web development and design remains an industry in infancy, st...
Monday, 26 February 2007
...harm them. In changing how they percieve themselves, it should help the entire product, as well as its
developers mature. Secondly, the apparent power over the community of the main Teams...
Friday, 23 February 2007
...provisioning of service and recognition that the open source/GPL work hosted there still remains copy of the
developers who host on the Forge. Why Mamboforge is currently blacklisting some of the netw...
Thursday, 08 December 2005
.... The interesting legal and ethical precident this time round is that it is aimed at a GPL-based independent
developer in the Mambo community. I have already raised this with Martin Brampton, the ind...
Tuesday, 06 December 2005
...tells me it probably isn't worthy of another point release. The included templates, contrary to the Core
Developer's statements on the Mambo forums, do contain tables for rendering, which mean...
Thursday, 01 December 2005
...ople think this is some sort of disgruntled vent into the world, the new core team now contains at least two
developers from Miro itself, being Travis and Cameron Fraser.? A third developer was workin...
Saturday, 22 October 2005
One of the most profound issues I've had to deal with being a web designer and
developer for both small business and multinational corporate clients is the use and abuse of internationalisation. I've
Friday, 30 September 2005
...n through end user licence agreements, non-disclosure agreements and various forms of legal recource against
developers and users. The Mambo Foundation has sought to take the route of demanding all co...
Friday, 23 September 2005
...nd end users in general ? Damian (aka idigital) posed the possibility of "Ill treatment of Third Party
Developer's release announcement" within the Mambo community, and was censored and...
Friday, 09 September 2005
...ors chose to remove my access to the Mamboserver forum. As the open source project I manage as a third party
developer for Mambo has had over 350,000 downloads from Mamboforge, not to mention other do...
Friday, 02 September 2005
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
The multi-award-winning team of core
developers, that developed the world's
most popular content management system known as Mambo, has changed the name of
Friday, 02 September 2005
...his light primarily because it significantly diverges from the existing roadmap laid out by the current core
developers. The current core developers, who now reside at OpenSourceMatters, have better u...
Saturday, 27 August 2005
...nternational, to discuss the continuing issues with the Mambo Foundation and what that means for third party
developers such as Absalom Media, community members in the Mambo community, and the end use...
Friday, 19 August 2005
We believe the future of Mambo should be
controlled by the demands of its users and the abilities of its
developers. The Mambo Foundation is designed to
grant that control to Miro, a design that...
Thursday, 18 August 2005
...s related to how the Foundation benefits not only the Mambo core development teams, but also the third party
developers, resellers of Mambo solutions, and the ultimate end users based on core or third...
Tuesday, 16 August 2005
...Orange", Mambo 4.5 remixed and reborn into something that allows current component, module and template
developers from 4.5.1 onwards to use their technologies in tandem. Currently we are forki...
Wednesday, 23 March 2005
... you is a customised work based on Mambo. Clearer, cleaner documentation, both for the new user, and for the
developers and designers. The Miro-Mambo relationship growing and changing the way develope...
Friday, 25 February 2005
...emoths like Red Hat, Novell, Sun, HP, Computer Associates and IBM just shows what a small, committed team of
developers can produce," he said. He agreed the award and the recognition it b...
Friday, 25 February 2005
...nd with transparency and accountability on behalf of the development team. The core matters and?how?the core
developers?advertise what is in the core may gain or lose business with Mambo. Clients usi...
Wednesday, 27 October 2004
...ludes rich CSS support, cross-browser validation and secure FTP for site management. It allows designers and
developers to copy and paste from Word and Excel documents directly into Dreamweaver MX 200...
Thursday, 09 October 2003
...e from Alledia, 30th April 2007 Works published: Semantic Ideas, a best practice design primer, Joomla
Developer Manual Marketing the Bazaar, Joomla Weekly News Edition 8, 2nd March 2007 We are...
Saturday, 12 May 2007
The Web Standards Group is for web designers and
developers who are interested in web standards (HTML, XHTML, XML, CSS, XSLT etc.) and best practices (accessible sites using valid and semantically cor
Friday, 25 February 2005
Lawrence Meckan, Principal, Lead
Developer, B.App.Sci (Comp.Sci/Psych) Swinburne
Cert IV Small Bus.Man.