Help improve open source, make the world a better place, AND travel to Australia

The LCA 2012 Call for Papers (speakers and tutorials, really) is still open. The Linux Conference Australia audience is bright, curious, and eager to learn more. In particular, LCA attendees seem to love talks about file systems and storage, and I know there's at least one fewer file systems-related talk than usual in the system …

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The Ada Initiative launches: promoting women in open technology and culture

As regular readers of this blog will know, I quit my kernel job in January in order to work on women in open source. Today, Mary Gardiner and I are excited to announce the launch of the Ada Initiative, a women in open technology and culture advocacy non-profit. From our press release: Open technology and …

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