January 15, 2012 Meeting


<Dazed_75> +1
<toddc> Feel free to make comments and add input to our meeting at anytime.
<toddc> +1
<toddc> I will also be in http://azlocobbb.banditti.com tonight if you want to talk or see me.
<toddc> Let's start with the news till everyone gets here and we have a lot of news tonight!!!!
<toddc> Thanks to xHans, Azloco now has a 50% discount for Scale registration!!!!! Yea!! Thanks
<toddc> Canonical's CES Announcement: an Ubuntu TV
<toddc> http://www.extremetech.com/computing/112601-canonical-outs-ubuntu-tv-brave-or-stupid
<toddc> http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2012/01/what-does-ubuntu-tv-look-in-action-like-this/
<toddc> System and sound settings to be re-designed for 12.04
<toddc> http://www.ubuntuvibes.com/2012/01/system-and-sound-settings-to-be.html
<toddc> Ubuntu 12.04 to Let You Disable 'Apps for Download' in Unity
<toddc> http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2012/01/ubuntu-12-04-finally-lets-you-disable-apps-for-download-in-unity/
<toddc> See Whats New for Unity 5.0 (Available to Test in 12.04 Alpha)
<toddc> http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2012/01/unity-5-0-ready-for-testing/
<toddc> http://www.extremetech.com/computing/113345-ubuntu-unity-5-0-is-out-and-ready-for-testing
<toddc> Looking for alternatives to Unity in Ubuntu 11.10?
<toddc> http://technonstop.com/unity-alternatives-lxde-xfce
<toddc> http://www.howtoforge.com/introduction-to-the-enlightenment-17-window-manager-for-x-ubuntu-11.10
<toddc> Kubuntu, Xubuntu 12.04 Will be LTS Releases
<toddc> http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2012/01/kubuntu-xubuntu-12-04-become-long-term-support-releases/
<toddc> USB Stick Computer 'Cotton Candy' Running Ubuntu 11.04 and Android 4.0 ICS
<toddc> http://www.ubuntuvibes.com/2012/01/ces-usb-stick-size-computer-cotton.html
<toddc> Microsoft Confirms UEFI Fears, Locks Down ARM Devices
<toddc> http://www.softwarefreedom.org/blog/2012/jan/12/microsoft-confirms-UEFI-fears-locks-down-ARM/
<toddc> http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2012/01/microsoft-to-prevent-linux-booting-on-arm-hardware/
<toddc> Corel showing some love to Linux
<toddc> http://techcrunch.com/2012/01/10/corel-launches-aftershot-pro-a-99-aperture-competitor/
<toddc> Sun Still Shines for Java Users on Ubuntu
<toddc> http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2012/01/sun-still-shines-for-java-users-on-ubuntu/
<toddc> Microsoft Blocks Linux From Windows 8 Machines
<toddc> http://www.webpronews.com/microsoft-blocks-linux-from-windows-8-machines-2012-01
<toddc> Ten factors that make Ubuntu 11.10 a hit
<toddc> http://www.zdnet.co.uk/news/desktop-os/2012/01/08/ten-factors-that-make-ubuntu-1110-a-hit-40094753/10/
<toddc> How To Install Ubuntu TV From A PPA
<toddc> http://www.webupd8.org/2012/01/how-to-install-ubuntu-tv-from-ppa.html
<toddc> January 18 will be a internet black out to protest SOPA current supporters are reddit
<toddc> http://blog.reddit.com/2012/01/stopped-they-must-be-on-this-all.html
<toddc> Thank Dazed-75 for the news tonight!!!
<toddc> TEAM NEWS
<toddc> If you would like a azloco.com email address please contact me at toddc@azloco.com
<toddc> We would like to start several Ubuntu hour events at coffee shop or bars for quick get togethers
<toddc> if anyone would like to find a spot on the west or north please let us know?
<toddc> We now have 11.10 cd's please hook up with Dazed_75 or my self and pass out these and spread the word  of Linux/open source and or installfests
<toddc> JOB LIST
<toddc> Systems Administrator (East Phoenix)
<toddc> job-xuwer-2797623483@craigslist.org
<toddc> Systems Engineer (Linux) (Mesa, AZ)
<toddc> www.ivedasolutions.com .
<toddc> Also the test server is ready to to go so if you want to test you skills or program please let us know
<toddc> see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ArizonaTeam/Teams/Server for more info
<toddc> Server Installfest Saturday January 21 at UAT  10AM to 4M 2625 W Baseline Rd 85283 Room 208
<toddc> across the street from Fry's Electronics
<toddc> Azloco/plug installfest is January 21  at UAT 2625 W Baseline Rd 85283 Tempe across from
<toddc> Fry's Electronics 10AM to 4M 2625 W Baseline Rd 85283 Room 208 48st and Baseline Rd
<toddc> The last several installfests have been very busy so if you have time or want to meet any of us or have problems feel free to show up.
<toddc> No classes this week
<toddc> xHans if you are here do you have any news for us?
<xHans> a few things
<xHans> Free Software Stammtisch this Tuesday, 19:00 at Iguana Macks
<xHans> http://www.LuftHans.com/Free_Software_Stammtisch#East_Valley
<xHans> ABLEconf in person meeting the hour before Stammtisch, 18:00 at Iguana Macks
<xHans> Brian was over at Iguana Macks Friday and fixed the WiFi
<xHans> ask him Tuesday night about how messed up the commercial install was
<xHans> SCaLE is this coming weekend, 50% discount available for AzLoCo members
<xHans> https://www.socallinuxexpo.org/scale10x/schedule
<xHans> "Free Software for Free Enterprise" BoF from ABLEconf Friday night at 18:00 at SCaLE
<xHans> https://www.socallinuxexpo.org/scale10x/events/bird-feather-sessions
<xHans> there will be lots of people from PLUG and AZLoCo at SCaLE, see the PLUG discuss mailing list for info about ride-sharing or finding a roommate
<xHans> Server Installfest this Saturday at UAT
<xHans> http://plug.phoenix.az.us/component/jevents/icalrepeat.detail/2012/01/21/1226/-/server-installfest.html?Itemid=1
<xHans> https://www.google.com/calendar/event?eid=aTFpcWwwazQ4ZXZoN21vbjQ4ZWVucjk2bjhfMjAxMjAxMjFUMTcwMDAwWiAyN2g2MnUyYTl1cDNpNzh0c25ldTRxaGRma0Bn&ctz=America/Phoenix
<Dazed_75> Is the discount available at this late date?
<xHans> Installfest a week from Saturday at UAT
<xHans> http://plug.phoenix.az.us/component/jevents/icalrepeat.detail/2012/01/28/2429/-/linux-installfest.html?Itemid=1
<xHans> https://www.google.com/calendar/event?eid=NmJzdnFibmpwbGxvczdmazUwMGNyMGljYWdfMjAxMjAxMjhUMTcwMDAwWiAyN2g2MnUyYTl1cDNpNzh0c25ldTRxaGRma0Bn&ctz=America/Phoenix
<xHans> Dazed_75: I'm not sure. I think so, but I don't know for sure
<xHans> and that's all the news from me
<toddc> Thanks xHans for keeping us up to date on Plug events and ABLEconf.org
<Dazed_75> No matter to me as I reg'd back in December
<Dazed_75> Nothing more from here
<toddc> that is all I have any questions or comments or other news or ideas?
<toddc> if there is nothing else?
<xHans> Dazed_75: yeah, I got registered since I'm a speaker
<toddc> thanks for coming tonight but I will be here a while if anyone needs help or has a question
<xHans> oh, SCaLE is looking for volunteers during the conference, so if you'd like to help out see the article on the main page for SCaLE10x

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