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FOSDEM 2014 Is Next Weekend

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Published on 27 January 2014 12:53 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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FOSDEM 2014 is this coming weekend in Brussels. FOSDEM is one of my favorite open-source / Linux events in the world -- as is also a favorite by many others -- with a plethora of interesting content ranging from end-user talks to low-level technical discussions.

FOSDEM this year is taking place on the 1st and 2nd of February in the always wonderful city of Brussels, Belgium. While I am usually at the Free Open-Source Developers' European Meeting, unfortunately this year I am not due to other travel conflicts, reduced ad revenues due in part to those using AdBlock, etc. At least some videos and slides should emerge from the event so I will be writing my thoughts on that information following the event. I also do have some sources that will be on the ground in Brussels providing additional information.

For those that will be in the region next weekend, check out FOSDEM.org for additional event details. I highly recommend checking out this great open-source event. There will once again be the X.Org/Graphics dev room and I hope to receive lots of that information remotely for providing coverage on Phoronix due to the aforementioned constraints this year.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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