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if (LaKademy 2016) goto Rio de Janeiro

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Rio de Janeiro, the “Cidade Maravilhosa”, land of the eternal Summer. The sunlight here is always clear and hot, the sea is refreshing, the sand is comfortable. The people is happy, Rio de Janeiro has good music, food, the craziest parties of the world, and beautiful bodies having fun with beach games (do you know… [Read More]

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May 24th, 2016 at 11:46 pm

Workshop de Software Livre 2016 – call for papers and tools

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The call for papers and call for tools for the WSL – Workshop de Software Livre (Workshop on Free Software), the academic conference held together with FISL – Fórum Internacional de Software Livre (International Free Software Forum) is open! WSL publishes scientific papers on several topics of interest for free and open source software communities, like… [Read More]

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March 27th, 2016 at 8:34 pm

Call to Co-maintainers of Cantor

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Cantor, the software to scientific programming in worksheet-style interface, had (and has!) several developers working in different parts of the code along the years. Thanks to the plugin-based architecture of Cantor, a developer can to create a new backend to communicate with some new programming language, an assistant, or some other piece of software, requiring… [Read More]

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February 21st, 2016 at 12:30 am

Cantor migrating to Phabricator: which tools our contributors must to use

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Projects and software developed by KDE community are going to migrate for a new tool to manage our code, commits, reviews, tasks, and more. This tool is Phabricator and you can visit the instance for KDE projects in this address. Since November 2015 we are migrating Cantor to Phabricator. After our first successful review code… [Read More]

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February 6th, 2016 at 7:28 pm

Cantor: new upcoming release scheduled to December

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Backend selection dialog in Cantor Cantor, the scientific programming environment inspired in notebook view concept, is going to have a new release together with KDE Applications 15.12 in December. The most important thing in this future release is the removal of KDELibs4Support dependence. Cantor had an initial Qt5/KF5 port released with KDE Applications 15.04 in April,… [Read More]

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September 19th, 2015 at 7:36 pm

Cantor in KDE Applications 15.04

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KDE Applications 15.04 release brings a new version of the scientific programming software Cantor, with a lot of news. I am specially happy with this release because I worked in several parts of these new features. =) Come with me™ and let’s see what is new in Cantor. Cantor ported to Qt5/KF5 I started the… [Read More]

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April 26th, 2015 at 9:37 am

Moving to Stockholm

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Stockholm [This post is off-topic for some Planet readers, sorry for it. I just expect to get some help with free software communities.] Exciting times are coming to me before the end of year. Next week (probably) I am going to Stockholm to live for 5 months. I am getting an visiting researcher position at  KTH… [Read More]

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December 11th, 2014 at 12:41 pm