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  • August 8, 2018 GNOME.Asia 2018 and COSCUP, openSUSE.Asia launch co-host press conference in Taipei

    Since its founding in 2006, COSCUP (Conference for Open Source, Coders, Users and Promoters) has been the leading promoter of open source and innovation in Taiwan. GNOME.Asia 2018 will co-host with COSCUP and openSUSE.Asia in Taipei! We launched our Press Conference in Taipei Humble House Hotel on Aug 7, and honorably invited former Simon Chang […]

  • August 2, 2018 GNOME Foundation receives $400,000 from Handshake.org

    Today (2nd August) has seen the launch of handshake.org – a decentralized certificate authority and peer-to-peer DNS service. As part of this, the organisation has pledged significant donations to free and open source projects. The GNOME Foundation is pleased to be one of these recipients, receiving $300,000 for the GNOME Project and $100,000 for GIMP. […]

  • July 12, 2018 GUADEC 2018 concludes

    After a few intensive days GUADEC 2018 concluded in Almeria, Spain. GUADEC 2018 included many talks, a lot of fun, intensive hacking and discussions. The foundation wants to thank the participants, the organizers and sponsors all who helped make the conference possible. The results of the conference is expected to greatly benefit the foundation going forward. […]

  • July 7, 2018 GUADEC 2018 has started in Almeria Spain

    GUADEC, the largest annual gathering of GNOME users and developers, has now started in the lovely city of Almería, Spain. GUADEC 2018 will feature talks on a wide range of subjects relevant to GNOME. In addition to the talks, hackfests, workshops, and birds of a feather (BOF’s) sessions will follow after the core conference days. Community members […]

  • July 6, 2018 GNOME Foundation opens recruitment for further expansion

    Orinda, CA. Today, July 6th 2018, the GNOME Foundation has announced a number of positions it is recruiting for to help drive the GNOME project and Free Software on the desktop. As previously announced, this has been made possible thanks to a generous grant that the Foundation has received, enabling us to accelerate this expansion. […]

  • June 27, 2018 Call for Participation – Libre Application Summit hosted by GNOME – Sept 6 – 9th 2018

    Call for Participation in the Libre Application Summit 2018 Presented by the GNOME Foundation Denver, CO. The GNOME Foundation is pleased to announce the Call for Participation in the 2018 Libre Application Summit (LAS). The conference will be held from September 6th – 9th in Denver, Colorado, and brings together developers, entrepreneurs, and free and […]

  • June 26, 2018 GNOME collaboration with Mozilla OSSN

    The GNOME Foundation is pleased to announce a new collaboration with the Mozilla Open Source Student Network (OSSN) on a pilot program that aims to bridge the divide between university students and Open Source Software projects. This program seeks to identify and correct what have historically been the major barriers to engagement within the university […]

  • June 8, 2018 Registration to GUADEC 2018 is now open

    The GUADEC organizers are pleased to announce that the registration for GUADEC 2018 is now open. GUADEC  is the the largest annual gathering of GNOME developers and community members and will take place this year in Almería, Spain between July 6 – July 11. If you are planning to attend please register as soon as possible. Parties with […]

  • May 31, 2018 GNOME moves to Gitlab

    The GNOME Foundation is proud to announce that it has completed its move to GitLab. This is a huge milestone for the GNOME Project as it continues to improve its workflows and tools in order to support its growth and collaborate more with other free software communities. After the evaluation of many tools, the GNOME […]

  • May 25, 2018 Anonymous Donor Pledges $1M Donation Over Two Years

    GNOME Foundation plans to invest in growth Orinda, CA. An anonymous donor has pledged to donate up to $1,000,000 over the next two years, some of which will be matching funds. The GNOME Foundation is grateful for this donation and plans on using these funds to increase staff to streamline operations and to grow its […]