The first ever WikiToLearn India conference was a 2 day single track event held on the 18th and 19th of January, 2017 in Jaipur, India. The event welcomed talks from all domains of technology, but admittedly, talks around KDE and MediaWiki were preferred. Having worked extensively on porting JoyStream's codebase from QMake to CMake and also … Continue reading A look back at the WikiToLearn India conference, 2017
Yesterday was KDE's 20th birthday and to mark the occassion, parties are being held in cities across the globe this weekend. I've been involved with the KDE community for a little less than half a decade now and I'm really glad I made the choice to try contributing to some of the projects in KDE. … Continue reading KDE’s 20th anniversary
You might remember that I spoke about Plasma's Publictransport applet getting some reworking during the summer. It's been over a month since I made that announcement on my blog and while ideally, I'd have liked to have blogged every week about my work, I haven't really been able to. This is largely down to the … Continue reading Plasma’s Publictransport applet’s porting status
This summer I'll be working on trying to bring back to life the Publictransport Plasma applet, as part of a Google summer of code project, mentored by Eike Hein and Mario Fux, which will need both reworking and rewriting of the present code for it to be able to work with Plasma5. To know more … Continue reading Plasma’s Publictransport to get some reworking !
Last week, the KDE community organized a sprint at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. I was one of the participants in the same. While a majority of the participants were involved with the WikiToLearn project, which aims at making collaborative textbooks - a project that to me, looks extremely promising and after having taken a look … Continue reading KDE sprint – Geneva 2016