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My QtCon + Akademy 2016

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From August 31th to September 10th I was em Berlin attending two amazing conferences: QtCon and Akademy. QtCon brought together five communities to host their respective conferences at a same time and place, creating one big and diverse conference. Those communities were Qt, KDAB, KDE (celebrating 20th birthday), VLC and FSFE (both celebrating 15th birthday)…. [Read More]

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October 25th, 2016 at 2:57 pm

My LaKademy 2016

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In the end of May, ~20 gearheads from different countries of Latin America were together in Rio de Janeiro working in several fronts of the KDE. This is our ‘multiple projects sprint’ named LaKademy! Like all previous editions of LaKademy, this year I worked hard in Cantor; unlike all previous editions, this year I did… [Read More]

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June 19th, 2016 at 10:52 pm

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