Brian Messenlehner joined the Marine Corps on his 18th birthday. After taking his placement exam, he was sent to Military Occupational School, where he met Brad Williams for the first time. Together they were in charge of setting up servers in the field in Afghanistan. Brian and Brad started doing some freelance work in the early 2000s, and in 2006 they decided to start WebDevStudios. In addition to being the co-founder of WebDevStudios, he is the co-author of Building Web Apps with WordPress.
You can find Brian on twitter @bmess
Brad – Johnny Walker Blue
Dre – Johnny Walker Blue
Brian – Nesquik
DMCA Takedown Notice Issued Against Fork of WP Migrate DB Pro
DMCA takedown due to copyrighted material in a readme file.
WP eCommerce: What’s old is new again
WP eCommerce is about to release a 3.9 update!
All WordPress.com Subdomains Encrypted by the end of 2014
WordPress.com is looking to encrypt all 30 million + subdomains with SSL encryption by 2015.
WP Engine To Sponsor Two Full Time WordPress Core Developers
WP Engine has just put out a requisition for two full time WordPress core developers.
Dre – Stream is like an audit trail for everything that happens in the WordPress Admin.
Brad – Cubify WP is a fun plugin that uses Java to generate a 3d model of images and posts on your pages.
Brian – WP Armchair is a BuddyPress and AppPresser powered app for WordCamp attendees.
WordCamp Chicago – June 13-15
WordCamp NYC – August 2-3
WordCamp Montreal – August 16-17