Realising what is important

You know, every so often it is tempting to get wrapped up in minutia and having it obscure the bigger picture. Sometimes its easy to forget we are surrounded by incredible, genuine, inspiring individuals, and this is a privilege and not something we should take for...

Bringing home the MOTU

With all the fun going on encouraging people to get involved with Ubuntu packaging, I was really psyched to see this blog post in which Efrain is writing a short diary of his progress going through MOTU. This is excellent, and will help us to continually improve and...

LugRadio Season 5 Episode 5 released!

LugRadio Season 5 Episode is out! Go and grab it! On this episode: Havoc Pennington and Colin Walters from Red Hat talk about the Gnome Online Desktop project (1.23) Do we need rockstar programmers? Prompted by Thomas “marnanel” Thurman talking about the...

Fire up your MOTU engines

You know what? Packaging is super-important in the Ubuntu world. We need more and more packagers to help make sure the software in Ubuntu is up to date, high quality and reliable. With this in mind, we need more and more packagers, and this means you. We are working...

Facebewk

I can feel my fingers curling as I write this post, and I can feel my peers looking on in dismay, but I have to say, I continue to love Facebook. I am not sure what it is about it, but it really is helping me stay abreast of what my friends are doing, is genuinely...