Open Source Saturday

It is Sep again?  Wow!  Software Freedom Day has come!

Labor Day weekend is not a great time to have a meeting (I'll be out of town too) and since SFD is a big bunch of fun, you can get your geek on there and get exposed to much more than on a normal OSSat. So yes the date has changed to the 15th!!

Hope to see everyone there!
John Fields

 

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We are a group of some serious, and some not-so-serious, geeks that want to see the Open Source Ethos spread and help as many people as will let it.  During the meetings, which are pretty much an excuse to get together and have fun, we catch up on topical and industry news, projects, code releases, recent technical problems and solutions...

There are sometimes presentations - anything open source but if it is software then running on more than 1 platform is preferred (Linux, Mac, Win, etc.).  Mobile is an exception due to Apple's refusal to let FOSS code onto their IOS platform - so we talk about Android a lot more.

I you have an itch to scratch that can be solved by technology, bring it on in!  You well always get an educated opinion and sometimes a useful answer too.  The group is not homogeneous around one specific technology, or industry, or language or nationality.  What we have in common is our desire to make our lives better, and the set of people in "our" is everyone, everywhere.

Join us afterwards at Mother's Daughter's Diner for lunch! Yes, you want to save room for the pie. Hope you have a hunger for adventure. ;)

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John Fields

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  • Bart K.

    Great to see everyone.

    September 16, 2012

  • Mark F.

    Probably the most productive meetup I've ever attended!

    September 15, 2012

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