Setting up the Dev environment and working on the Fork

Posted on Wed 01 June 2011 in community, Contribute, contributions, FOSS, fossacademy, python, social

Khanacademy.org code is lying here Source , the link from here will point us to the Source Link i have checked and tried getting kinhg account looks like it a paid site and we need to pay after 45 days , my initial though before visiting this site was to branch …


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Why Fossacademy.org ?

Posted on Thu 26 May 2011 in community, Contribute, contributions, FOSS, social

Hi,
After looking at Khanacademy.org and following it  for few months now with both on development and content front i am convinced that if education , especially Foss education has to be done it can be done this way.

i have been trolling  on sites  sites like ShowMeDo and Youtube …


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Fossevents.in

Posted on Mon 07 February 2011 in community, Contribute, Event, FOSS, social, Uncategorized

off late things have become busy , not that you the reader are idealing and reading this post of mine out or boredom or drudgery,
Fossevents.in is coming up nicely , it has been lying dormant for almost a year now it has seen some day of the light thanks to …

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One Dim few more Dim Dim's

Posted on Fri 07 January 2011 in FOSS, Uncategorized

i got a mail from Dimdim this morning

"Dimdim has been acquired by salesforce.com. Your free Dimdim account will remain active until March 15, 2011. After that date, you will no longer be able to access your free Dimdim account."

not that i have been a great fan of …


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Changing Socially active definitions

Posted on Sun 02 January 2011 in community, FOSS, social

You twit N times a day , when you meet people you ask Are you on FaceBook , Linked in , or any of the social networking sites , do you make friends then meet or friend is just a number game for you , are these social networking sites really helping the Family and …


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Whats on your Mind ?

Posted on Tue 18 May 2010 in FOSS, Personal, privacy • Tagged with facebook, privacy

Ok i decided to change title of my blog from "Free and  Open Source " to  "whats on your mind" yes the first one was good focussed one  on  one topic but i felt and  that what i do is more than just FOSS.  This gives me the freedom to write …


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OLPC Site visit

Posted on Sat 24 April 2010 in community, Contribute, contributions, FOSS, Netbook, OLPC, Sugar, XO

I was invited for a site visit of OLPC in Chennai India , Arani is town around 150 Kms from Chennai here is a route mapRoute Map , and pictures below

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OLPC in Chennai

, overall the visit has been fruitful saw sugar @ work kids discovering and learning new things on there …


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Events Application of Free/Open Source Software (FOSS) In Science Teaching and Research

Posted on Tue 20 April 2010 in contributions, FOSS, workshop

The day started with my car tyre goin flat , tried taking friends his car won't start , some how i reached the event by chaging two autos from my place.

By the time i was there the event was in full swing , Saini introducing foss concepts and Ubuntu desktop , there were …


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Adempiere listed in the top 10 open source business applications

Posted on Sun 18 April 2010 in Adempiere, Contribute, contributions, FOSS

Adempiere listed in top 10 Business applications in this article here


Free/Open Source Software (FOSS): Awareness and Possibilities

Posted on Sat 03 April 2010 in Event, FOSS, workshop • Tagged with Education, Events, python

Acharya Narendra Dev College (University of Delhi) in association with NRCFOSS*, Anna University Chennai organises a Seminar on Free/Open Source Software (FOSS): Awareness and Possibilities Date: 16th April 2010 Venue: University of Delhi South Campus Time: 9: 30 a.m to 4: 30 p.m Benito Juarez Marg, New …


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