Kickstarting Improved PostgreSQL support for Django

Source article: Kickstarting Improved PostgreSQL support for Django Django has always been a database agnostic framework. If we add a database-facing feature, we make sure that it works on SQLite, MySQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle. However, in the real world, some individual databases have some extraordinary features that others do not. While it is usually possible […]

Django sprint in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Source article: Django sprint in Amsterdam, The Netherlands We’re very happy to announce that a two-day Django sprint will take place on February 22-23 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. This event is organized by the Dutch Django Association. The venue is the office of TravelBird in the center of Amsterdam. The sprint will start on Saturday, February […]

DjangoCon Europe 2014 Call For Papers

Source article: DjangoCon Europe 2014 Call For Papers The organizers of DjangoCon Europe 2014 are pleased to invite all members of the Django community to submit their talk proposals for the conference. We’re looking for Django and Python enthusiasts, pioneers, adventurers and anyone else who would like to share their Django achievements and experiments with […]

Django Update – 2013-12-29 to 2014-01-11

Source article: Django Update – 2013-12-29 to 2014-01-11 Overview All recovered from the new years period? Brains back online? Good! Let’s get to it! I’ve been getting some positive feedback from people about these, so it’s nice to know I’m making a difference 🙂 Ticket Movement Short lived tickets: 30 Tickets Created: 32 Open tickets: […]

Kogan donates A$10,000 to the DSF

Source article: Kogan donates A$10,000 to the DSF The Django Software Foundation (DSF) is proud to announce that we have just received an A$10,000 (around US$9,000) donation from Kogan.com. Kogan.com is one of Australia’s most recognisable entrepreneurial brands and values technology at its core. Kogan selected Django as its website platform in 2006 because of […]

Call for Volunteers: DjangoCon US 2014 Website

Source article: Call for Volunteers: DjangoCon US 2014 Website It might be 9 months away, but work is already underway planning DjangoCon US 2014. One of the first pieces of work required is the conference website. Last year’s website design was met with some criticism, so this year, The Open Bastion (the organizers of DjangoCon […]