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Release Notes: Contributing to MuckRock's open source efforts

Learn how to get started with contributing to MuckRock and FOIA Machine source code or just take a peek under the hood at how the site operates as well as the newest features.

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Release Notes: DocumentCloud accounts for everyone plus entity extraction beta and scheduled publication

Release Notes: DocumentCloud accounts for everyone plus entity extraction beta and scheduled publication

It’s been a while since we’ve published release notes, but we have a lot to share, including improvements to our crowdsourcing Assignments tool and a number of new DocumentCloud features.

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Release Notes: MuckRock docs get an upgrade, simpler WordPress embeds, and a bug fix

Release Notes: MuckRock docs get an upgrade, simpler WordPress embeds, and a bug fix

This week, we upgraded older document embeds on MuckRock and released a small timesaver for DocumentCloud users.

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Release Notes: The return of project embeds and much more on DocumentCloud

Release Notes: The return of project embeds and much more on DocumentCloud

One of DocumentCloud’s marquee features has always been the ability to embed documents within articles and other webpages. Now you can embed whole collections of documents for readers to browse.

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Release Notes: MuckRock's biggest upgrade in years is one we hope you won't notice

Release Notes: MuckRock’s biggest upgrade in years is one we hope you won’t notice

MuckRock’s software is written in Python on top of the Django platform, and we’re doing a major upgrade from Python 2 and Django 1.11 to Python 3 and Django 2.2. It’s one of our most major MuckRock changes in years — and one we hope will have a minimal impact on day-to-day usage.

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Release Notes: Transitioning MuckRock’s support software

Release Notes: Transitioning MuckRock’s support software

Improving the speed and helpfulness of our customer support operations has been a major priority over the past year. We’ve cut down the average time-to-response by about 75 percent, but we know we can still do better. To help with that, we’re moving our support software to Zendesk, so you might see some minor changes in the coming weeks.

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