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Free Software Contributions in November 2015

This post came in a bit late, because I was unsure of what to write. I’ve been pretty busy this month with work and some family matters, so my contributions were pretty much non existant. Or so I thought. Then I remembered:

Contribution to Free Software is not just writing code, it’s anything you do for the improvement of a Free Software project.

This includes bug reports, translations, meetings, promotion, etc. And I’ve done plenty of those.

Let’s see now: (in what ever order I remember them)

Raspberry Pi Geocache kit

I won a Raspberry Pi Geocache kit and it arrived yesterday, so I decided to go ahead and pursue my wish to have a vlog, and what better opportunity than now.

I’ve rigged some rubber bands to my lamp to hold my phone in place and after a few short tests: away I go: Let the unboxing start!

After the recording was finished I used KDE Connect to get the video files to my laptop and then what else but Kdenlive to edit it. I’ve learned a few things while doing this:

Proiectul Quodi a început

Odată cu sosirea primelor piese proiectul Quodi a început.

Quodi este un proiect inițiat de câțiva pasionați ai informaticii, mecanicii și jucăriilor și are rolul de a educa membrii în tehnicile necesare construirii și controlării pentru început a une drone (elicopter cu 3 sau mai multe elici).

Prin aces proiect membrii echipei doresc să învețe printre altele, cum se controlează motoare de mare viteză folosind