Telegram in Fedora

Recently, there has been a new wave of instant messaging services focused on the mobile world. Examples include Whatsapp, Messenger, Hangouts, and Viber. However, these are all closed and don’t have the best record of security and privacy. A new service with a different… Continue Reading →

Internationalization improvements in Fedora 22

Many Fedora users take advantage of the fact that Fedora is internationalized, which means it can be used by people that communicate in different languages. Fedora provides support for displaying information on the screen for many different languages. There is… Continue Reading →

Flock, unified globalization, weak dependencies, end of life vs. end of world…

Last chance for Flock registration Flock is our big, annual contributor conference, where we get together to talk about what we’re working on and what we want to do in future releases, and also actually get in rooms together to… Continue Reading →

FESCo Elections Interview with David King (amigadave)

This is a part of FESCo Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and make your… Continue Reading →

Env and Stacks Elections Interview with Stuart Campbell (sic)

This is a part of Env and Stacks Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and… Continue Reading →

FESCo Elections Interview with Josh Boyer (jwboyer)

This is a part of FESCo Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and make your… Continue Reading →

FESCo Elections Interview with Haïkel Guémar (hguemar)

This is a part of FESCo Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and make your… Continue Reading →

Env and Stacks Elections Interview with Nick Coghlan (ncoghlan)

This is a part of Env and Stacks Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and… Continue Reading →

FESCo Elections Interview with Stephen Gallagher (sgallagh)

This is a part of FESCo Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and make your… Continue Reading →

Env and Stacks Elections Interview with Jan Kaluza (jkaluza)

This is a part of Env and Stacks Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and… Continue Reading →

Env and Stacks Elections Interview with Jens Petersen (petersen)

This is a part of Env and Stacks Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and… Continue Reading →

Env and Stacks Elections Interview with Václav Pavlín (vpavlin)

This is a part of Env and Stacks Elections interviews series. Voting is open to all Fedora contributors. The elections started on June 22nd and closes promptly at 23:59 UTC on June 28th. Please read the responses from candidates and… Continue Reading →

Goodbye F20, F23 development, and Fedora Hubs

Fedora 20 End-of-Life Imminent The Fedora Project keeps three versions of the OS active at any given time — the current release, the release before that, and a new one in development. With last month’s release of Fedora 22 and… Continue Reading →

17 alternatives to your default image viewer on Fedora

Is the default image viewer in your desktop environment just not working the way you want? need more features (or maybe something simpler) from an image viewer? Well, you are in luck, as there is no shortage of choices when… Continue Reading →

5tFTW: FUDCon in India, Summit in Boston, plus Quality Assurance, Release Engineering, and Env & Stacks

Fedora is a big project, and it’s hard to keep up with everything. This series highlights interesting happenings in five different areas every week. It isn’t comprehensive news coverage — just quick summaries with links. Here are the five things… Continue Reading →

Fedora users in APAC are heading to Pune, India

Every year, Fedora users and developers in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region meet up at the annual FUDCon (Fedora Users & Developers Conference) to learn how to do get more out of Fedora, and plan the future of our OS…. Continue Reading →

Saving laptop power with powertop.

If there’s one thing you want from a laptop, it’s long battery life. You want every drop of power you can get to work, read, or just be entertained on a long jaunt. So it’s good to know where your power is going. You can… Continue Reading →

Fedora Infrastructure downtime for storage upgrade

Fedora infrastructure engineer Kevin Fenzi sent an announcement today noting that there’s going to be a significant planned downtime on June 9th, 2015, starting at 23:00 UTC.  (Run date -d ‘2015-06-09 23:00 UTC’ to convert to your local time.) It’s… Continue Reading →

Fedora leadership openings, F23 change plans, updates and apps, and Venom

Fedora Leadership nominations open Jan Kirik, the Fedora Program Manager as of this week, announced the call for nominations for positions on FESCo, the Fedora Engineering Steering Committee and for one of the elected postions on the Fedora Council, our… Continue Reading →

Fedora 22 Now Swimming in DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean is a cloud provider that provides a one-click deployment of a Fedora Cloud instance to an all-SSD server in under a minute. After some quick work by the DigitalOcean and Fedora Cloud teams we are pleased to announce that… Continue Reading →