Swatantra 2014 concludes successfully

(20 December 2014) Swatantra 2014 , the Fifth International Free Software Conference - Kerala that was organized by ICFOSS, concluded successfuly after three days of deliberations. The conference, which was inaugurated by Dr. Richard Stallman, President, Free Software Foundation, was organized during 18-20 Dec 2014 at Trivandrum. Pls see the Conference Website for details.

Code Free for India ! (CoFFI) Initiative

(20 September 2014) ICFOSS is launching a new initiative on Software Freedom Day 2014. An initiative to leverage Free Software for public use About CoFFI ICFOSS is launching a new initiative on the 2014 Software Freedom Day called "Code Free for India!" (CoFFI), to invite programmers from the Free Software community to develop Desktop, Internet, Mobile, Cloud, Internet-of-Things tools and applicat

Applications invited for KAU-KSBB-ICFOSS Research Programme (16 July 2014)

ICFOSS is assisting Kerala Agriculture University and the Kerala State Biodiversity Board in the creation of an inventory of organic farms in the state. Applications are invited for project staff for this programme. Notification Applications are invited from suitable candidates for the following positions for the pilot phase of the Project on “Inventory of organic farms in Kerala”, for w

ICFOSS brings out Handbook on Migration of Desktop Computers to FOSS platforms (2 June 2014)

In continuation with the order of the Government of Kerala mandating the migration of Desktop PCs to Free Operating Systems, ICFOSS has brought out a Handbook to support the process of migration. The handbook, which is work in progress, is available here for use by practitioners, as well as for comments from the community (kindly mail your comments to info@icfoss.in). The Malayalam version of the

Workshop on Free Mobile Platforms & Localization

(11-12 March 2014) ICFOSS organized a two-day Workshop on Free Mobile Platforms and Localization during 11-12 March 2014 at Technopark, Trivandrum. The workshop covered emerging platforms such as Firefox OS, Ubuntu Touch, Android Open Source Project (AOSP) and the Replicant Project. The workshop was inaugurated by Dr. B. Ramani, Executive Director, CDAC Thiruvananthapuram. On the occasion of the i