Canonical Sprint in Malta

Wow. Just wow. Last week I went to a Canonical Sprint, in Malta. The track was about the¬†Client, and we focus on how make the Ubuntu for Phones even better. We discussed also about some new features and some new designs we will¬†introduce in next weeks. Stay tuned! During the week I fixed many bugs, …

Ubuntu (for Phones) in the wild!

Hey all! It’s a while that I don’t write here, my promise to write one post every two weeks is too difficult to keep. Anyway, I’m here to describe one of the funniest weekend I had in a while. Italian LoCo Team last weekend was at “Fiera del Radioamatore“, the biggest electronics fair in the …

One year later…

Lot of things has changed in last year in my life: I changed university, city, I started (and finished) my first course on Coursera, I started to contribute to Ubuntu and to write code, and I achieved the Ubuntu Membership and others fantastic things. But what happened exatly one year ago? Well, I posted this …

Development plans of calc app for Ubuntu Touch

As you probably know on April 17th, 2014 Ubuntu 14.04 ‘Trusty Tahr‘ will be relased. Also second stable version of Ubuntu Touch will be released and main goal for this version, for all the core-apps, is the desktop convergence. Convergence it’s the revolutionary idea behind Ubuntu Touch: all the apps can run on desktop, tablet …

Farewell Google

After the PRISM scandal and after thinking about how much data I give to Google (and to other company) on a daily basis I choose to take care of my privacy more than before. One of most intrusive abuse of our privacy is our smartphone: it communicates in real time so much data that companies …

Why you should contribute to Ubuntu Touch

I’m going to talk about Ubuntu Touch because is the biggest open-source project in which I’m involved, but the following post is applicable to any open-source project. If someone asks me which is the best part of being involved in an open-source project, like Ubuntu Touch, I answer: “The fun!“. Seriously.

I’m here too!

Hello world, It is with great pleasure that I open my first personal website and my first blog; first, let me introduce myself: I’m Riccardo, 20 years old from Italy and I’m passionate about technology, which for now I contribute for passion and I hope one day can become a job. I open a blog …