Lessons from WordPress 3.6

Earlier this year, Mark Jaquith was in charge of the WordPress 3.6 release; a release that came out several months late, and missing a major feature that had been developed for it. In this revelatory postmortem talk, Mark will recount the joys and sorrows of leading a WordPress release, discuss what went right and what went wrong in 3.6, and explain how the lessons learned in the 3.6 cycle have led to a bold new approach to crafting the WordPress core.