||Newsletter Archive 2015
GitHub Announces New Features to Make Code Review Faster and More Flexible
GitHub announced the addition of new features to make code review faster and more flexible. These include ways to find what you’re looking for more quickly, the ability to view comments with more context, and the ability to pick up where you left off. “Pull requests with many changes sometimes require review from several people...
Parse Server Push Notifications Enabled by Facebook
Late last month, Facebook announced that it is shutting down Parse. They’ve since talked about hosting it on AWS and Heroku. Facebook announced last week that the Parse Server (the open source Parse backend) now allows iOS and Android push notifications, which have been one of the most requested features by developers.
Developing peace of mind with WordPress plugins
Whenever a new release of the WordPress content management system comes out, I’m usually on it immediately, updating all my sites running WordPress to that latest version. But not this time. Not yet. Version 4.4 of WordPress was released on December 8, but I’m still on WordPress 4.3.1, the immediately preceding version.