Am slowly working on understanding and extending Ubuntu. Interested in contributing to design and programming. kernel primitives, python, wireless, ZeroConf, firewall, security and wiki ...
Some of the related stuff I am interested include the OLPC (One Lap top per Child) - especially the Ad-hoc network algorithmics, wireless primitives, sensor networks, intelligent edges, distributed precision tome synchronization algorithmics (who knew - there is a 2nd order relationship between MANET and music !), the Tor anonymous routing et al.
You can find some of my thoughts in a blog. I also have been contributing to the First Lego League Robotics tournemts as a jugde for the last couple of years ... the creativity of children is amazing ... Another area of my interest is the history and relevance of concert music; most probably will develop an introductory explorative-collaborative-handson music history course for children on the OLPC ...
Ubuntu Specific participation & modest contribution :
Presented "Edubuntu: A Linux Distribution for Education" at Computer-using Educators Conference CUE 2006 on Mar 11,2006
- Edgy Eft Ideas (May/June '06)
- Attend the Edgy Summit in Paris, June 19-22, 2006
Attended UbuCon 2006 at Google. Hosted a BOF on "What do non-geeks want"
- Will be attending Mountainview Summit next week. Haven't contributed much in terms of code, may be this time. (Didn't make it to MView ;o()
Let us see how it all works out; if the body is able and willing (the spirit is!)...; priority and focus is the key
"Not all those who wander are lost ..." -J.R.R.Tolkien