General Ann Dunwoody has joined Automattic's Board, the first addition in 13 years. Matt Mullenweg has an interview of General Dunwoody on his blog. This seems like a great fit for both parties.
Matt Mullenweg shared a fascinating story about how a comment on a blog led to a mathematical breakthrough. 👩🏫 Matt commented, “I’ve always said that comments are the best part of blogging, but this is a particularly cool example.” 💬
I had a call with Matt Mullenweg to discuss some things regarding the upcoming Gutenberg release, the critiques around accessibility, and thoughts I’ve had around the way this release and other releases are scheduled. I’ll keep this note to the accessibility components. There have been ample critiques of Gutenberg, with a great deal of heat…
Twitter has acquired Revue, a small company whose service lets you build newsletters from your social media, RSS feeds, and other sources. Matt Mullenweg noted that Automattic was the largest investor in Revue. 🗞️
Matt Mullenweg was interviewed by The New York Times on the subject of remote work and the story of how Automattic started down that path. There’s nothing very new in this interview if you’ve heard Matt speak on this subject before, or if you are a listener of his Distributed podcast, but if you want…
At WordCamp San Francisco, Matt Mullenweg presented the future of WordPress versions 3.7 and 3.8. I have a specific vision for 3.9 and 4.0 – one that will keep both end users and developers happy. Can we make it happen?
Dan and Eric discuss their top picks for WordPress news stories of the week and the topic of professionalism. What is it — what does it mean for us in the WordPress community, and how does it relate to a healthy open source project and business ecosystem?