November 2014

The Kalamazoo Linux Users Group has several older desktop computers with linux operating systems that we would like to donate.  They are suitable for surfing the Internet securely and for retrieving e-mail, as well many other normal computing task.  For information you can attend a weekly meeting (Tuesdays 7-9 P.M.) at: – 2920 Business One Drive, Kalamazoo, Mi 49001


September 2014

Finally successfully loaded piratebox distro onto KLUG’s Raspberrypi!



July 2014

Go figure … KLUG just acquired the Model B and already obsolete! We will have an introduction to our new Raspberry Pi B at our regular Tuesday evening meeting on July 15, 2014. Then at our July 22nd meeting we will have a pizza pie party with a Raspberry Jam session. If you300px-RaspberryPi plan on attending please RSVP on the Meetings page, so we can right size meeting room and pizza order! – Thanks




Open sourcing Task Lists task list
We're open-sourcing the components that power task lists on GitHub, including the HTML rendering pipeline filter packaged as a Gem and the JavaScript update behaviors published as a Bower package. Since the introduction of task lists, we've expanded support to Gist and Markdown files in your repositories, helped the White House [...]
Tue, Nov 25, 2014
Source: Github
Last month, we released the Octocat figurine, finally taking our mascot into the third dimension. For years, we've illustrated her in different themes—from human culture to pop culture—so a figurine seemed like the next logical step. We all wanted Octocats on our desks, but we were new to the vinyl [...]
Mon, Nov 24, 2014
Source: Github
We're happy to announce a Patchwork hack night on Monday, November 24, 2014 with our friends at TechColumbus. No coding experience needed Patchwork is a hands-on workshop for learning Git and GitHub. Join us for a night of hacking and snacking, and make some new friends while you're at it! Forks you [...]
Thu, Nov 20, 2014
Source: Github
Microsoft announced at their Connect event last week that they will be open sourcing much of the .NET technology stack, as well as moving development of these technologies over to GitHub. And within hours of the announcement contributions were already being accepted! You can browse and search the projects that Microsoft has [...]
Wed, Nov 19, 2014
Source: Github
After we introduced the merge button on mobile, we heard from many of you that you'd love to be able to delete merged branches on your phone too. Now you can! Happy branching! [...]
Wed, Nov 19, 2014
Source: Github