March 7, 2014
We’re celebrating the sucess of issue 1 with a Steam gaming session. We’re going to be playing Team Fortress 2 on Monday night at 8.30pm (UK time). We’ve picked this (more…)
Games games games!
March 5, 2014
If you like playing games and you like Linux, you should check out the new Linux Voice steam group (thanks Huw!). Pop in and say hi, or wreak fiery vengeance (more…)
OCR Raspberry Jamboree
February 26, 2014
This Thursday and Friday in Manchester we’re attending the OCR Raspberry Jam, an event whose aim is to share the educational potential of the Raspberry Pi. There’s a bunch of (more…)
History of computing part 1
April 14, 2014
Ada Lovelace and the Analytical Engine
Use the Linux Voice time machine to take a trip to Victorian England, and visit one of the pioneers of the computer age.
April 14, 2014
Some bad news today for Gnome fans: the Foundation behind the desktop environment is running out of money. Many attribute this to the controversy surrounding the Gnome 3 redesign, but that was a while back. Another problem may be: the Foundation is spending too much money on peripheral projects. For instance, according to the 2012 Annual Report, over a quarter of the Foundation’s expenses went to the Women’s Outreach programme.
While we all support efforts to get more women involved in FOSS, this raises a big question: should the Gnome Foundation be spending such a substantial part of its money on these projects? Or should it avoid social and political issues, and focus entirely on the technology – that is, the Gnome desktop itself? Let us know your thoughts below, and we’ll read out the best comments in our upcoming podcast!
Podcast Season 2 Episode 6 (April 3, 2014)
Issue 2 is out!
March 27, 2014
Issue 2 is in UK newsagents now. It’s also our first issue available on US newsstands (try Barnes & Noble). Of course, it’s also making its way around the globe to all the same locations as issue 1, so keep an eye out.
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