Today we have pieces from across the open source spectrum: open source in general, Joomla, and Gutenberg. Just to start planning for next week, there’s The State of the Source Summit and for you domainers, NamesCon.online. Let’s get to it so we can get to Labor Day Weekend!

The LearnDash Acquisition Roundup
Following up on the big news that StellarWP acquired LearnDash. There are a ton of posts from all involved, and even though it's been a week or so (CaboPress consumed a ton of time), I think it's worthwhile to track these thoughts. By joining Liquid Web, LearnDash becomes part of …
Sinch Acquires Pathwire
Not super breaking but super important since we all communicate via email and text message, especially for marketing. Now we're getting a huge SMS company, Sinch, acquiring a critical component in the digital marketing economy, Pathwire. Courtesy of Bridget Willard, Diego Mendoza-Moyers writes San Antonio technology firm acquired for $1.9 …
#MorningCoffee: Money, Money, and People
Just a friendly reminder, WordCamp Europe 2021 is in full swing, get thyself to a session or two. Today, it's definitely a "movers and shakers" kind of day. Your news is global news! Working on something? Something you heard or saw, send me an email. And tell your friends to sign …