Fedora 23 Release Party @fossaegean

Today he had our Fedora 23 Release event at the University of the Aegean, in the island of Samos, and needless to say that it was a full house! The event was organized by Giannis Konstantinidis and me, and it was hosted at fossaegean, a physical space in our university dedicated to Free and Open…

Flock 2015 – Event Report

This year I had the chance to attend Flock 2015, held in Rochester NY, since one of my workshops got accepted. This year’s location was the Hyatt Regency in Rochester, which is something quite new comparing all the previous Flocks and FUDCons, that are traditionally held in a University. But I can admit that it…

Fedora @ DORS/CLUC 2015

2 Weeks ago I had the chance to go to Zagreb, Croatia, in order to attend DORS/CLUC (Croatian Linux Users’ Conference) as a speaker. The 3-day conference took place at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, in Zagreb. Croatia is one of the countries that Fedora currently doesn’t have an active community, and it’s…

FOSDEM 2015 Event Report

So, this year I had the chance to travel to Brussels and attend FOSDEM, one of the largest FOSS events bringing together around 5k developers and geeks from all over the world. Since I started contributing to the Fedora Project, I’ve always wanted to attend FOSDEM but I wasn’t actually able to for different reasons;…

Owncloud 8 is on the way!

ownCloud Server 8 introduces some changes to the release model of ownCloud, including a smaller core and a faster release cycle. This changes the way ownCloud is developed and increases the importance of the app store. Changes On the second of January, ownCloud maintainer Frank Karlitschek posted the announcement of ownCloud 8 Alpha 1. In…

FAD EMEA in Leverkusen

A FAD is an annual planning event for the EMEA community. The most active ambassadors from various countries get together to discuss what activities they¬†should do in the next year, what events to attend and what swag to produce. The main outcome of this event is an EMEA budget proposal for the next fiscal year…

Fedora Weekend 2014 @hsgr – Event Report

Last week, we organized a ‘Fedora Weekend”, a 2-day event dedicated to Fedora, with a bunch of talks and workshops, at the Athens hackerspace. The 1st day kicked of at 11 o’clock, with my presentation about what is happening with Fedora right now. My talk was mainly about fedora.next, it’s latest developments, and what will…

Fedora Magazine – Flock 2014 by Chris Roberts

Chris Roberts made an awesome presentation about Fedora Magazine called ‘Fedora Magazine – The Past The Present and The Future‘ in Flock 2014, in Prague The key points of the presentation were: What is Fedora Magazine Past, Present and future of the Magazine Update Process and enhancements How can you contribute Fedora Magazine is hosted…