5 days FOSDEM in Prague this October.

[dc]W[/dc]hat is FOSDEM? It’s a name of a conference held in Brussels, but it also stand for “Free and Open source Software Developers’ European Meeting”. [box color=”orange” icon=”flag”] This autumn in Prague we will have something like this – A conference of OpenSUSE Project, SUSE Labs, Gentoo and Linux Days at the same time:  October…

LiveRebel 2.0 is here.

We at ZeroTurnaround are releasing version 2.0 of LiveRebel today!   What is LiveRebel about, dude? LiveRebel 2.0 is an out-of-the-box solution to end slow, inefficient production deployment processes that often happen at 3 AM by overworked operations staff. With LiveRebel, now every single update is: online transactional 100% reversible fully automated instantaneous in case…

Troll as a marketing asset?

/The Troll Dad/ I was inspired by Lydia‘s talk during FOSDEM to share some thoughts about using trolls as a marketing asset. Define I am sure you know what is a Troll, but anyhow there it is, directly from UD: A dumbass who makes idiotic posts in message boards newsgroups for the sole purpose of…

Rust Language – Hello World

What is RUST? Rust is an experimental, concurrent, multi-paradigm, compiled programming language developed by Mozilla Labs. It is designed to be practical, supporting pure-functional, concurrent-actor, imperative-procedural, and object-oriented styles. /wikipedia/ How to install it on your Gnu/Linux box? Pre-requirements: g++ 4.4 or clang++ 3.x python 2.6 or later perl 5.0 or later gnu make 3.81…

Testing Zemanta addon for Firefox, while using it :)

I just discovered a great plugin, called Zemanta. The miracle it does is helping you a lot with your content creation while creating a blog post. What to do? 0. Install the Zemanta plugin from Firefox repo. 1. Open your wordpress blog and start writing something. Let’s say about SOPA and how dangerous it is…

Put some Agile into your community

Finding a way to stimulate/encourage your community to do stuff can be a very difficult task.  I will show you an Agile-like approach to do that and actually it works pretty well, but remember: Don’t try to control your community, try to manage it. Create the infrastructure Get an account in Trello. Define your basic…