The Week in Drupal: July 25, 2014

Friday, July 25, 2014
Wayne Eaker

A review of interesting modules, articles and other Drupal news of the last week: July 18 - 25, 2014.

Drupal News

Tuesday, July 29: Drupal 8.0.x being branched for semantic versioning

Drupal core updates for July 16, 2014

Drupal 7.30 released

Great Posts and Tutorials

Headless Drupal - Form API, Drupal 9

Dries Buytaert: The business behind Open Source

Using Drupal 8 Condition Plugins API

Larry Garfield: An open letter to conference organizers

Updating the Search API to D8 - Part 3: Creating your own service

Avoiding the API Integration Blues on a Drupal Project

Cherry Picking - Small Git lesson

Drupal Development: Creating a CTools Panels Plugin

Interesting New Modules

Field Formatter Editable | Drupal.org - Allows site administrators to make any field to be editable in the Manage Display settings page.

Query UI (QUI) - A report generation tool that utilizes Drupal's Dynamic Queries API to build/execute queries.

Readmore.js - Restrict arbitrary elements to be a certain height, if they are more than the limit then a show more/close link is displayed which toggles the height from shortened to full view.

Powered By Drupalers - Tells you who wrote the code on your Drupal site. (with percentages)

Self Documenting REST API