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Ubuntu Developer Summit keysigning

If you’re attending the Ubuntu Developer Summit in Brussels May 10-14, you’re welcome to participate in the openPGP keysigning party on Wednesday evening.

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Call for participation – creation of a specification for interoperability of amateur radio applications

Calling all developers of amateur radio software … Recently there has been discussion in several of the amateur radio development communities that I participate in about establishing standards for interoperability of amateur radio applications. Discussion has been around protocols and data formats … Continue reading

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When open source is outlawed . . .

Bobby Johnson writes a nice piece here about pressure for U.S. trade representatives to consider countries using open source technology as enemies of capitalism. Here’s a great quote: “I know open source has a tendency to be linked to socialist … Continue reading

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Noise Floor

Last weekend I went on a two-night backpacking trip in the Sipsey Wilderness Area with ten scouts and a couple of other adults. We had a great time, with two nights with sub-freezing temps. For me this was a milestone, … Continue reading

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My Excellent Book Day

There’s a great second hand book shop named “Beloved Community Book Store” at the Flying Monkey Arts Center. Today my wife Susan brought me a couple of books that she found that she just knew I would like. She had … Continue reading

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Litl makes an announcement

Litl announced their product today. Since they mentioned their relationship with Canonical, I suppose it’s ok to say that I’ve had a litl bit (heh) of involvement with this. Wow, it sure does make me feel great to read “… … Continue reading

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