‘Highly critical’ CMS bug has left over 1 million sites open to attack

The team behind the popular open-source CMS Drupal is urging admins to update their sites to ward off a nasty bug that could leave their sites “highly compromised” to attackers, according

Postleaf is an open-source blogging platform for the design-conscious

Content management systems are boring until you have to use one. You can install a little Drupal or WordPress, pick up some Squarespace, or just dump to Medium, the graveyard for posts about protein s

The most common marketing mistake startups make

I've seen the same basic marketing mistake play out at some of the best software companies in the world: If your marketing team needs help from engineering to update their website (publish new posts,

Built.io wants to challenge Drupal and WordPress with its headless CMS

Built.io offers a number of services for enterprises, including a mobile backend service and an integration platform. In addition, it also offers Contentstack, a headless content management service (

Pantheon Acquires Drupal Backup Service NodeSquirrel

Pantheon, one of the largest managed hosting platforms for Drupal and WordPress sites, today announced that it has acquired NodeSquirrel, a backup service for Drupal sites. The service originally star

The Big Reverse Of The Web

Here is one idea that arrived before its time: the push-based web, where information comes to us, versus the search-dominant web we’re most familiar with. Those who are looking at the push web in th

Acquia Wants To Bring More Intelligent Personalization To Your Website

Acquia, the company which has always been the commercial face of the open source Drupal project, has gotten into Customer Experience Management in a big way, and today at the Acquia Engage conference

Drupal Platform Acquia Raises $50M Funding Round Led By NEA

Acquia, the Drupal hosting platform launched by Drupal founder Dries Buytaert, today announced that it has raised a $50 million financing round led by New Enterprise Associates, with participation by

Drupal Company Acquia Launches New Cloud Media Management Service

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.acquia.com/">Acquia</a> was founded by Dries Buytaert, the creator of the open source content management system Drupal, to monetize the project offering hosting and

Website Creation Platform Joomla Debuts Version 3.0, Mobile And Tablet Optimized Thanks To Twitter Bootstrap

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.joomla.org/">Joomla</a>, the open-source-based content management system that competes against WordPress, Drupal and others in the world of blog, website and intran

Badgeville Brings Gamification to Drupal Communities

It's a classic quandary -- getting people to participate in online communities can be hard, but getting people to participate <em>well</em> in online communities is even harder. To that end, behav

Drupal Company Acquires Akismet Competitor Mollom To Kill Spam Dead

Today <a target="_blank" href="http://www.acquia.com/">Acquia</a>, the company co-founded by <a target="_blank" href="https://drupal.org/">Drupal</a> creator Dries Buytaert to commercialize the open s

Joomla Quietly Crosses 23 Million Downloads, Now Powering Over 2,600 Government Sites

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/screen-shot-2011-06-10-at-4-43-16-pm.png" /></a> <a href="http://trends.builtwith.com/cms">According to BuiltWith</a>, of the top milli

Commercial Open Source Software Company Acquia Raises $8.5 Million More

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/acquia.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://acquia.com">Acquia</a>, a Boston-based commercial open source software company that provides a <

Microsoft Puts Weight Behind Open Source Projects With Web Platform Installer

<a href="http://www.microsoft.com/web/channel/products/WebPlatformInstaller.aspx"><img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/microsoftshot.png" class="shot2" /></a> Microsoft is

Grateful Dead Fan Site Reborn as Social Network

At their peak, rock legends “The Grateful Dead” attracted an estimated community of 40,000 self-proclaimed “Deadheads” trailing them as they toured the country. The movement ha