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LaKademy 2015 – my own Cantor sprint and other tasks

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From June 3 to 6, KDE Brazil team come back to Salvador/Bahia to attend KDE Latin America Summit 2015 – or, using the coolest name, LaKademy 2015. Aracele wrote about how the KDE Brazil started in her post. It is inevitable not to think the same when we talk about KDE and Bahia together. KDE… [Read More]

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July 17th, 2015 at 5:25 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

Presenting a Season of KDE 2014 student – Minh Ngo

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Season of KDE is an outreach program hosted by the KDE community. This year I am working as a mentor to a long time requested project related with Cantor – the development of Python 3 backend. You can read more about Cantor in my blog (texts in English and Portuguese). So, let’s say welcome and good luck to… [Read More]

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November 21st, 2014 at 4:32 pm

Cantor: new features in KDE 4.14

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KDE 4.14 was released in August 2014 but I did not have time to write about new features in Cantor for that release. So, let’s fix it now! New backend: Lua Cantor family of backends have a new member: Lua, using luajit implementation. This backend have a lot of features: syntax highlighting, tab complete, figures… [Read More]

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October 1st, 2014 at 5:58 pm

Month of KDE Contributor: From LaKademy …

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In recent weeks I had an intense “Month of KDE Contributor” that began with LaKademy, the KDE Latin American Summit, and ended with Akademy, the KDE World Summit. It was a month somewhat tiring, hard work, but it was also filled with good stories, great meetings, new contacts, discoveries and, I can say, fun. This post I will write… [Read More]

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September 26th, 2014 at 2:02 pm