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Mozilla is responsible for the redhat.corpmerchandise.com fiasco

First of all, I should probably admit that, despite the title of this post, no, the redhat.corpmerchandise.com fiasco is not Mozilla’s fault: it’s Red Hat’s, because obviously Mozilla has no control over that domain. But that wouldn’t make for a...

/ January 31, 2015

Thanks for all the applications

Jobs at Red Hat So I got a LOT of responses to my blog post about the open positions we have here at Red Hat working on Fedora and the Desktop. In fact I got so many it will probably...

/ January 26, 2015

Want to join our innovative development team doing cool open source software?

So Red Hat are currently looking to hire into the various teams building and supporting efforts such as the Fedora Workstation, the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation and of course Fedora and RHEL in generaL. We are looking at hiring...

/ January 21, 2015

Planning for Fedora Workstation 22

So Fedora Workstation 21 is done and out and I am extremely pleased to see the positive reception and great reviews. But we are not resting on our laurels here and are already busy planning for the Fedora Workstation 22...

/ January 19, 2015

Time has come to support some important projects!

If you read this blog entry it is very likely that you are a direct beneficiary of open source and free software. Like myself you probably have been able to get hold of, use and tinker with software that in...

/ January 5, 2015

Amazon redirecting to HTTP

For the past couple of weeks, https://www.amazon.com and https://amazon.com have redirected me to http://www.amazon.com. Region-specific sites like https://www.amazon.co.uk/ still work fine. There is probably no MITM attacker, since the secure page is performing the redirect, so a MITM would have to have a valid...

/ November 22, 2014

Transmageddon Video Transcoder version 1.5 released

So just a quick update. I pushed out the 1.5 release of Transmageddon today. No major new features just fixing a regression in terms of dealing with files where you only have a video track or where you want to...

/ November 4, 2014

GStreamer Conference 2014 talks online

For those of you who like me missed this years GStreamer Conference the recorded talks are now available online thanks to Ubicast. Ubicats has been a tremendous partner for GStreamer over the years making sure we have high quality talk...

/ October 22, 2014