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‘We were a community before the Pi’: CEO Eben Upton on five years of Raspberry Pi

Eben Upton, founder and CEO of the Raspberry Pi Foundation, is trying to illustrate how huge the Raspberry Pi phenomenon has become:  “In 2011 I had a spreadsheet that told me where every single Raspberry Pi prototype was (there were 50). Fast forward to 2017, we’ve sold nearly 15 million units and we’ve a guy […]

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Apple’s ‘App Development with Swift’ Curriculum Expanding to Dozens of Community Colleges

Apple today announced that its App Development with Swift curriculum will now be offered in more than 30 leading community college systems across the United States in the 2017-2018 school year. The full-year course, available for free on the iBooks store, teaches students how to build apps using Apple’s open source programming language Swift. Apple […]

ASUS Republic of Gamers Presents Second and Third Legs of 2017 Join The Republic: Community Challenge

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today presents the second and third Nordics) legs of the 2017 Join the Republic: Community Challenge (JTR:CC), which will take place at PAX West in Seattle, US, and at DreamHack Masters in Malmö, Sweden at the beginning of September…. ASUS News Feed

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Apple developers join WebVR Community Group ahead of macOS High Sierra w/ VR support

As Apple continues to increase its focused on mixed reality experiences, the company has recently joined the WebVR Community Group. WebVR is an initiative that aims to make virtual reality content viewable by everyone, regardless of browser or device… more…

ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces Results of ROG Community Challenge Grand Final

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced that Team izakOOO are the winners of the ROG Join the Republic Community Challenge Grand Final held at the Dreamhack Monster Studios in Stockholm, Sweden on 5th-8th January, 2017. Team izakOOO, led by Polish pro-gamer Piotr ‘IzakOOO’ Skowyrski, were crowned champions after defeating Team Maikelele from Sweden 16-13 […]

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Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader run community: Breath of the Wild’s Eventide Isla

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader run community: Breath of the Wild’s Eventide Island Is Nothing New, But Still Cool As Hell • Ten Years Is Too Long For New Game Installments • How The Vita Made Me Buy A PS4 Read more… … Kotaku

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Apple’s WebKit Team Proposes W3C Community Group to Strive for More Powerful Graphics on the Web

Apple’s WebKit team today proposed a new Community Group at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) focused on discussing the future of 3D graphics on the web. The goal of the group is to lead to development of a new Web API that would better prepare web browsers to take advantage of modern, and future, […]

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Red Hat’s Marina Zhurakhinskaya fights for inclusivity, diversity in open-source community

Red Hat’s Marina Zhurakhinskaya fights for inclusivity, diversity in open-source community Raw data suggest the open-source community remains dominated by men, but women in coding are crusading against these statistics and finding ways to achieve inclusivity. One of these women is Marina Zhurakhinskaya, a longtime software engineer and Red Hat … Read more on SD […]

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VMware user group fight leaves community diminished

VMware user group fight leaves community diminished Ongoing tension between Nutanix and VMware’s has spilled over into Virtzilla’s user groups, which have decided to exclude volunteers who work for rivals. That decision has left both vendors somewhat diminished and the user groups’ governing body facing … Read more on The Register