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    Dev Chat Summary: February 21st (4.9.5 week 3)
    This post summarizes the dev chat meeting from February 21st (agenda, Slack archive). 4.9.5 planning @danieltj self-nominated to lead this minor release, but as a first time lead we’d like someone who already led one to be deputy. Please reach out to @jbpaul17 (@jeffpaulon Slack) or comment on this post with nominations. @audrasjb able to […]

    Dev Chat Agenda: February 21st (4.9.5 week 3)
    This is the agenda for the weekly dev meeting on / February 21, 2018 at 21:00 UTC: 4.9.5 planning Updates from focus leads and component maintainers General announcements If you have anything to propose to add to the agenda or specific items related to the above, please leave a comment below. See you there! #4-9-5, #agenda, […]

    GDPR Compliance Chat Agenda – February 21st
    Warning: meeting starts at 16:00, not 17:00 UTC! Agenda proposal: Information/documentation: what do we have and where is it stored Roadmap: review the proposal and create working groups Open discussion Join us on slack.#gdpr-compliance, #agenda

    Proposed roadmap: Tools for GDPR compliance
    This is a proposed roadmap for adding privacy tools to core. The plan is to finalize it at the next #gdpr-compliance chat in Slack. Main goal Add tools to help site owners comply with the GDPR and other privacy laws and requirements. Add notices for both registered users and commenters on what data is collected […]

    Media Meeting Recap – February 15, 2018
    Overview This post is a summary of the latest weekly Media component meeting, which took place in the #core-media Slack channel, on . The purpose of these meetings are to move priority tasks forward, provide feedback on issues of interest, and review media focused tickets on Trac. Attendees:@mikeschroder @antpb @blobfolio @flixos90 @jdub233 @sergey @desrosj […]

    What’s new in Gutenberg? (16th February)
    This belated release brings support for nested blocks into Gutenberg. The list of changes is rather big, so it's broken up into sections. It also has a new Columns block that leverages nested blocks to operate — it is labeled experimental, though, as it needs further work and has some browser hiccups. Most notably to […]

    GDPR Compliance Chat Recap – February 14th
    (full text on slack) This first GDPR Compliance Chat started by people introducing themselves. There was a nice mix of core comitters, developers, lawyers (or law-lovers), contributors, trainers, project managers, testers, people enrolled in privacy roles in companies, etc. The main question was what is personal data and where it is stored. Most of it […] […]

    Dev Chat Summary: February 14th (4.9.5 week 2)
    This post summarizes the dev chat meeting from February 14th (agenda, Slack archive). 4.9.5 planning We’re looking for nominations for people to lead this minor release, self-nominations are very much welcome. Please reach out to @jbpaul17 (@jeffpaulon Slack) or comment on this post with nominations. No timeline set for 4.9.5, but minor releases tend to […] […]

    Dev Chat Agenda: February 14th (4.9.5 week 2)
    This is the agenda for the weekly dev meeting on / February 14, 2018 at 21:00 UTC: 4.9.5 planning Updates from focus leads and component maintainers `good-first-bug` claiming process General announcements If you have anything to propose to add to the agenda or specific items related to the above, please leave a comment below. See you […]

    New Contributor Meetings Return
    The New Contributor meeting is held in the WordPress.org Slack aimed at anyone looking for help contributing to WordPress. No questions are too big or too small, and all are welcome! This meeting started last July, and will be returning on after a brief hiatus. It will be held twice monthly on the 2nd and 4th […]