Non-Commercial announcementsGPL-Violations.org will be pro-actively working on cases and seeking resolutions where violations occur. The FTF will continue and expand its educational and networking activities to ensure awareness of best practice and help support people with their use of the licences." Traversal Technology is taking pre-orders for a PCI card developed in collaboration with the Open Graphics Project. It is not a graphics card, it is an FPGA card that can be used to develop and test designs for a free graphics card. Still, it's progress! They're looking to raise enough funds to produce a small batch of them."
Commercial announcementscongratulates Facebook for supporting XMPP, the eXtensible Messaging and Presence Protocol. ""We've built the best stack for allowing companies to connect their applications to XMPP, allowing anyone wishing their web or desktop application to communicate over XMPP to do so seamlessly," states CEO Jack Moffitt, who is also on the board of directors of both the XMPP Standards Foundation, the organization that manages the XMPP specifications, and the Xiph.org Foundation, known for its Open Source and royalty free multimedia standards such as Ogg Vorbis." announces that, according to the state of New Mexico, the Gentoo Foundation has returned to good corporate standing and can, once again, do business. announced the release of its VMM methodology implementation. "Synopsys, Inc., a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today announced it has released the source code for its complete implementation of the proven VMM verification methodology for SystemVerilog, including the VMM Standard Library and VMM Applications, under the popular Apache 2.0 open source license." announced the release of the Omnis Studio 4.3.1 rapid application development tool. "Omnis Studio 4.3.1 greatly extends the ability of Omnis to provide fast and easy-to-use tools for Windows, Mac and Linux application developers. New features offer an overall improved Web application developer and Web user experience."
Meeting MinutesThe minutes from the May 21, 2008 Perl 6 Design Meeting have been published. "The Perl 6 design team met by phone on 21 May 2008. Larry, Allison, Patrick, Jerry, Will, and chromatic attended."
Calls for PresentationsPresentations should be of a technical nature, covering topics related to use of Linux in embedded systems. The CE Linux Forum is focused on the use of Linux in consumer electronics products, but presentations may cover use of Linux in other embedded areas, as long as the topic is of general relevance to most embedded users. Presentations that are commercial advertisements or sales pitches are not appropriate for this conference."
|VON.x Europe||Amsterdam, the Netherlands|
|Portuguese Perl Workshop||Braga, Portugal|
|European Tcl/Tk User Meeting 2008||Strasbourg, France|
|Python Bootcamp with David Beazley||Atlanta, Georgia, USA|
|REcon 2008||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|kvm developer's forum 2008||Napa, CA, USA|
|YAPC::NA 2008||Chicago, IL, USA|
|Liverpool Open Source City||Liverpool, England|
|Red Hat Summit 2008||Boston, MA, USA|
|National Computer and Information Security Conference ACIS 2008||Bogota, Columbia|
|Fedora Users and Developers Conference||Boston, MA, USA|
|2008 USENIX Annual Technical Conference||Boston, MA, USA|
|O'Reilly Velocity Conference||San Francisco, CA, USA|
|Rockbox Euro Devcon 2008||Berlin, Germany|
|Libre Software Meeting 2008||Mont-de-Marsan, France|
|SyScan08 Singapore||Novotel Clarke Quay, Singapore|
|July 3||Penguin in a Box 2008: Embedded Linux Seminar||Herzelia, Israel|
|July 5||Open Tech 2008||London, England|
|EuroPython 2008||Vilnius, Lithuania|
|GUADEC 2008||Istanbul, Turkey|
|PHP 5 & PostgreSQL Bootcamp at the Big Nerd Ranch||Atlanta, USA|
|July 19||Firebird Developers Day||Piracicaba-SP, Brazil|
|Ruby & Ruby on Rails Bootcamp at the Big Nerd Ranch||Atlanta, USA|
|LugRadio Live 2008 - UK||Wolverhampton, United Kingdom|
|July 20||OSCON PDXPUG Day||Portland, OR, USA|
|O'Reilly Open Source Convention||Portland, OR, USA|
|Ubuntu Live - cancelled||Portland, Oregon, USA|
|Ottawa Linux Symposium||Ottawa, Canada|
|July 26||PyOhio 2008||Columbus, OH, USA|
|August 1||LLVM Developers' Meeting||Cupertino, CA, USA|
|DebCamp 2008||Mar del Plata, Argentina|
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