We've got a blog post that explains our views & reaction to 's new program & related initiatives. We're concerned that it (so far) ignores key governance issues for projects related to funding. sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/ma

Because a few of you apparently missed the prior announcements, the Call for Proposals for #GUADEC 2019 has been extended for three more days until the 𝟭𝟵𝘁𝗵 𝗼𝗳 𝗠𝗮𝘆. This is your very last chance to get your talk submission in! Do it asap! 😬


tfw getting ready for a meeting & you rack your brain to remember what you wore to the last meeting w/them. I also try to keep track of what I wear to conferences, as once I was in the audience when a slide from a prev year showed me wearing the same thing I was wearing then!

Would you like to learn how to build and maintain a strong, healthy, Free Software Community? We interview Deb Nicholson to find out!


I'm planning to head to the OSI meetup tonight in NYC!

A doctor at my annual appointment: "Ever since you told me about medical software safety last year, I see articles about how bad things are on a regular basis! I don't know how I managed to be oblivious to this before talking to you."

So dismayed to realize that the reason the online forums aren't that active is b/c there's a popular private facebook page. While I get the desire to keep info about your health more private, this isn't real privacy & the info isn't searchable or helpful in the same way.

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