Monthly Archives: February 2011

Weekly Q & A Sessions

One thing we are always trying to improve and optimize is transparency in the Ubuntu project. One piece of work to this end is ensuring that the managers in the Ubuntu Engineering Team are available to answer questions that the community may have. As such, this week we will be kicking off a regular Q+A […]

Community Leadership Summit 2011 Announced!

I am delighted to announce the Community Leadership Summit 2011, now in it’s third year! This year it takes place on the 23rd and 24th July 2011, the weekend before OSCON at the Oregon Convention Center. Thanks again to O’Reilly for providing the venue. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the CLS, it […]

Natty Alpha-2 Released

Welcome to Natty Narwhal Alpha 2, which will in time become Ubuntu 11.04. Pre-releases of Natty are *not* encouraged for anyone needing a stable system or anyone who is not comfortable running into occasional, even frequent breakage. They are, however, recommended for Ubuntu developers and those who want to help in testing, reporting, and fixing […]

Interview with Silvia Bindelli

Elizabeth Krumbach: Please tell us a little about yourself. Silvia Bindelli: I’m Silvia Bindelli, I’m 27 years old. I was born and spent my childhood in Verona (the city of Romeo and Juliet!), Italy, but I currently live in Milan. I’m a computer engineer and I work in the IT Department of a fashion company, […]

New IRC Council Members

First off, on behalf of the Community Council, thanks to everyone who participated in voting in the first poll for the two open positions on the IRC Council. And to the sitting Council, your patience is appreciated as we worked through this initial poll. The results of the poll are as follows: 1. Jussi Schultink […]