I have always stopped myself from slipping a question out of my tongue thinking I would make a fool out of myself, and only to realise later that somebody else asked an almost similar question and got applauded for asking such a wonderful question! Do you relate yourself to this situation?
I like to maintain a log of things and here are my mid-year updates for 2018. The year has been going great, so far. Code This time it was lot of Open Source coding as an Open Source Advocate Release of Zalando's first State of Open Source Report Design, development and launch of Zalando's Open Source... Continue Reading →
This week I started out as an Open Source Advocate at Zalando in the shiny new Open Source team with Paul & Per. Together, we are the 3 P's! The team is meant to develop Zalando’s Open Source strategy and consult the wider organisation on how to implement it safely, measurably and with impact in mind.... Continue Reading →
Last week I joined a cohort of 43 people from 12 countries in the beautiful city of Eindhoven, Netherlands for MozRetreat! We were a team of friends, partners, network members, Mozilla staff and first-time collaborators to become festival wranglers and shape the design of the MozFest program. I was invited because of my continued involvement... Continue Reading →
I attended LibrePlanet 2018 in Boston last week. Thank you to Free Software Foundation & Outreachy, I received a travel grant to attend this event because of my participation in Outreachy last year. LibrePlanet is an annual conference hosted by the Free Software Foundation for free software enthusiasts and anyone who cares about the intersection of technology... Continue Reading →
Last week I attended LibrePlanet. Out of the many talks, 'Diversity in Free Software' by Marina, Outreachy co-organiser was my favorite <3. Here is an attempt to write sketchnotes from the talk. Yes, sketchnotes is a thing. I used to fancy having an all-green Github dashboard 🙂 I have always wanted to contribute to opensource... Continue Reading →