Tag Archives: Android

New phone: Samsung Galaxy S III phone with Replicant

Thanks to the Bazaar effort of The Guardian Project, I’ve been offered a phone to test F-Droid and other free software apps for Android. I accepted the offer, and chose a Samsung Galaxy S III phone with Replicant 4.2.2,  installed and shipped by Tehnoetic. I’m using … Continue reading

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10 short steps to contribute translations to free software for Android

This small guide assumes that you know how to create a public repository with git (or other version control system). Maybe some projects use other VCS, Subversion or whatever; the process would be similar although the commands will be different … Continue reading

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Happy Software Freedom Day!

Today we celebrate the day of free software (each year, a saturday around mid-September) More info at softwarefreedomday.org There are no public events in Madrid, but I’m going to try to hack and write a bit more this weekend, as … Continue reading

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Arranque seguro y arranque restringido

Esto es una traducción del artículo “Secure Boot and Restricted Boot” escrito por Matthew Garrett y publicado el 26 de marzo de 2013. El repositorio git que he usado para la traducción sigue activo, por si alguien tiene alguna contribución … Continue reading

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Escribí mi primer artículo de investigación

Hace poco envié mi segundo artículo de investigación para revisión, ¡y aún no publiqué nada sobre la experiencia de escribir el primero! ¡Y ya ha pasado casi un año! “Mining for localization in Android” supuso un cierto cambio en mi … Continue reading

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New year plans on libre software

Happy 2013 everybody!! Well it seems I’m not a University student anymore… Last June I finished my master on libre software and I decide to give a break on ‘official’ studies for now, but keep on reading, studying, researching and … Continue reading

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Pequeñas joyas del software libre (II): software libre para Android

Como continuación del post “Pequeñas joyas del software libre”, y con motivo del día internacional del software libre, hoy mencionaré algunos programas que hacen más libre mis dispositivos Android. Android es software libre pero tus cacharros Android no Aunque Android … Continue reading

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“Mining for localization in Android” at MSR2102

As I told before, these days I attended to MSR Conference and I presented a short paper for the Mining Challenge, called “Mining for localization in Android”, in joint work with Gregorio Robles. I will use this blog post to … Continue reading

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Going to 2012 MSRconf (The 9th Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories)

Next June 2-3 I will be in Zurich attending to 2012 MSR Conference  (The 9th Working  Conference on Mining Software Repositories, an ICSE co-located event). It will be my first time going to a conference, I will introduce a short … Continue reading

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Interview with Ciaran Gultnieks, F-Droid project leader

The F-Droid Repository is an easily-installable catalogue of FOSS (free, open source software) applications for the Android platform. The server contains the details of multiple versions of each application, and the Android client makes it easy to browse, install them … Continue reading

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