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DPL election is over, congratulations Lucas Nussbaum!

http://bits.debian.org

The Debian Project Leader election has concluded and the winner is Lucas Nussbaum. Of a total of 988 developers, 390 developers voted using the Condorcet method.

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Google forks WebKit: Blink, A rendering engine for the Chromium project

http://blog.chromium.org

WebKit is a lightweight yet powerful rendering engine that emerged out of KHTML in 2001. Its flexibility, performance and thoughtful design made it the obvious choice for Chromium's rendering engine back when we started. Thanks to the hard work by all in the community, WebKit has thrived and kept pace with the web platform’s growing capabilities since then.

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Here’s to 15 Years of a Better Web - Firefox celebrates 15th birthday

https://blog.mozilla.org

This week we’re celebrating Mozilla’s 15th anniversary. How can you help us commemorate 15 years of a better Web?

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Wayland fork Northwood initiator banned from Wayland mailling list

http://lists.freedesktop.org

Scott Moreau, the developer of the Wayland fork Northwood has been banned from the Wayland developers e-mail list .

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Yorba is crowdfunding development on Geary

http://www.h-online.com

The Yorba Foundation wants to raise money for the development of its Geary email client and has started a crowdfunding campaign as part of that effort.

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KDE joins the Outreach Program for Women

http://blogs.fsfe.org

KDE will – for the first time this year – participate in the “Outreach Program for Women”. This was originally started by GNOME, but has also other participating organisations like Wikimedia, Mozilla, Fedora and others.

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Mentoring Organization Applications Now Being Accepted for Google Summer of Code 2013!

http://google-opensource.blogspot.de

Interested in finding bright, enthusiastic new contributors to your open source project? Apply to be a mentoring organization in the Google Summer of Code program! We are excited to announce the organization application period is now open.

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Preview of Qt 5 for Android

http://blog.qt.digia.com

Qt integrated Qt 5 for Android into the “dev” branch, meaning that it will become part of Qt 5.1 when it is released.

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FSFE Newsletter - March 2013

http://fsfe.org

In this issue: Brussels flooded with Free Software activists, Why we love Free Software, Something completely different, Get active: Organise an event for Document Freedom Day 2013

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Registration opens for LibrePlanet 2013: "commit change", a conference on software & social justice!

https://www.fsf.org

LibrePlanet is a yearly conference where the global free software community comes together to learn from each other, face challenges and welcome newcomers. This year, the conference focuses on bringing together the diverse voices that have a stake in free software, from software developers to activists, academics to computer users.

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BSDCan 2013 schedule, May 15-18

http://www.bsdcan.org

The schedule has been posted for BSDCan, a technical BSD conference held in Ottawa, Canada. This year it is on 17-18 May 2013 (Fri/Sat) at University of Ottawa. It will be preceded by two days of Tutorials on 15-16 May 2013 (Wed/Thu).

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KDE Akademy and Qt Contributor Summit Join Forces

http://dot.kde.org

In July 2013, Akademy — the KDE community summit — will host the Qt Contributor Summit (QtCS) in Bilbao, Spain. QtCS is THE gathering of the Qt Project contributor community. It will take place July 15th and 16th in the middle of the KDE Akademy conference week (13-19 July). By co-hosting, KDE and the Qt Project will increase their existing collaboration even further.

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Show your love for Free Software

http://fsfe.org

On February 14th, Valentine's Day, Free Software Foundation Europe asks all Free Software users to show their appreciation for Free Software. FSFE suggests to take this day as an opportunity to say "thank you" to one of the dedicated hard-working people in the Free Software community.

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Perl Foundation looking for feedback on extending Improving Perl 5 grant

http://www.h-online.com

Nicholas Clark has been funded by the Perl Foundation to work on improving the Perl 5 Core. The term of the work is coming to an end and Clark is now seeking another $20,000 to continue the work. The Foundation is consulting with the community before making the final decision whether to go ahead with the extension which would see Clark devoting another 400 hours of dedicated work to the project.

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Ubuntu Developer Week, Jan 29 - 31, 2013

https://wiki.ubuntu.com

It's not a whole week, but it is packed with activity. Ubuntu Developer Week is a series of online workshops where you can learn about different packaging techniques, find out more about different development teams, check out the efforts of the world-wide Development Community, participate in open Q&A sessions with Ubuntu developers, and much more.

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