Community Updates/2009-04-05

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** http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/2009-March/044553.html
 
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* Some organizational changes with respect to the sales and marketing department can be found in the mail from Steve Mosher. http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/2009-March/044522.html
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* Some organizational changes with respect to the sales and marketing department can be found in the mail from Steve Mosher.
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** http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/2009-March/044522.html
  
 
* Also from Steve, some answers to some confusion that some of us had about the offical buzz fix can be found here  
 
* Also from Steve, some answers to some confusion that some of us had about the offical buzz fix can be found here  

Revision as of 07:29, 2 April 2009

Contents

Period 20, Mar ~ 05, Apr, 2009

Distributions

  • Om2009 - Paroli work continues with Mirko trying to get the elementary in and etk out. More details about this is in the mail from Mirko to the community mailing list.

http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/2009-March/044441.html

Applications

New Applications

  • Black Sheep: Fight insomnia! Start this software, count the sheep
  • Chronometer: It is in early stage - it has stopwatch with split, big display and big buttons

Application Updates

  • BikeAtor0.0.6 : Like TangoGPS BikeAtor can display OSM Maps V0.0.6: Configuration changed and Speedometer improved
  • CoovaChilli: It turns your phone's WiFi network into an Ad-Hoc Hotspot! Other computers can then connect to your WiFi signal and get a captive portal. From the GUI, you can configure multiple Hotspot setups and easily switch between them. You can also review the current active sessions and authorize, release (DHCP lease), or completely block a device on your network.

Community

  • ModemManager project has been started at FreeDesktop.org to provide a DBus API to GSM/3G adaptors.
  • Sean Moss-Pultz presented the FreeRunner mobile phone to designers and engineers at the Embedded Systems Conference in San Jose, California this week. Moss-Pultz calls the phone a “seed” that provides a rapid start for developers to create devices based on the phone’s open OS, open CAD and open electronics.


Event News

  • 2009-04-06/08 CELF Embedded Linux Conference | ELC 2009 San Francisco, California.
  • 2009-05-12/13 OSiM Asia | The Kowloon Shangri-la hotel, Hong Kong | Openmoko will give a speech
Personal tools
Period 20, Mar ~ 05, Apr, 2009

Distributions

  • Om2009 - Paroli work continues with Mirko trying to get the elementary in and etk out. More details about this is in the mail from Mirko to the community mailing list.

http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/2009-March/044441.html

Applications

New Applications

  • Black Sheep: Fight insomnia! Start this software, count the sheep
  • Chronometer: It is in early stage - it has stopwatch with split, big display and big buttons

Application Updates

  • BikeAtor0.0.6 : Like TangoGPS BikeAtor can display OSM Maps V0.0.6: Configuration changed and Speedometer improved
  • CoovaChilli: It turns your phone's WiFi network into an Ad-Hoc Hotspot! Other computers can then connect to your WiFi signal and get a captive portal. From the GUI, you can configure multiple Hotspot setups and easily switch between them. You can also review the current active sessions and authorize, release (DHCP lease), or completely block a device on your network.

Community

  • ModemManager project has been started at FreeDesktop.org to provide a DBus API to GSM/3G adaptors.
  • Sean Moss-Pultz presented the FreeRunner mobile phone to designers and engineers at the Embedded Systems Conference in San Jose, California this week. Moss-Pultz calls the phone a “seed” that provides a rapid start for developers to create devices based on the phone’s open OS, open CAD and open electronics.


Event News

  • 2009-04-06/08 CELF Embedded Linux Conference | ELC 2009 San Francisco, California.
  • 2009-05-12/13 OSiM Asia | The Kowloon Shangri-la hotel, Hong Kong | Openmoko will give a speech