Author: Martyn Russell
Martyn Russell has a background in the Telecommunications industry where he worked for seven years prior to becoming a software developer for Imendio. Martyn has authored open source projects such as Gossip & Tracker and been involved in other areas of GNOME since 2005. You can contact Martyn and his team for professional consulting on our contact page.

What’s new in Tracker 1.2?

Every 6 months or so we produce a new stable release and for Tracker 1.2 we had some new exciting work being introduced. For those that don’t know of Tracker, it is a semantic data storage and search engine for

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WHITE PAPER: Qualcomm Gobi devices in Linux based systems

Over the past few years, Aleksander Morgado has written about some of the improvements happening in the Linux world for networking devices, including Improving ModemManager for 3GPP2 Gobi 2k3k devices, Workarounds for QMI modems using LTE and other modem advances

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Sandboxing your data in Tracker

For a while now, I’ve wanted to keep my personal and test data separate as well as the stable and unstable versions of the Tracker project installed in parallel for maintenance reasons. Tracker is a search engine and metadata database

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Standardizing Media Art Thumbnailing & Caching

Since before 2009, Lanedo has been coordinating contributions on the Tracker project (a search engine and metadata storage for user’s data). After recent community debates, I created libmediaart based on the sources that existed in Tracker. Thumbnails, media art and

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Lanedo enriches One Laptop per Child’s multitouch experience

Open source experts from Hamburg improve the devices’ software platform. Code will be available under free license to the worldwide community Hamburg, 6 December 2012. Lanedo, Hamburg-based Open Source firm, is proud to announce their contribution to OLPC’s newest device,

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The Linux Foundation Announces New Members from Throughout Europe

Europe-based companies invest in protecting, promoting and advancing the Linux operating system SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., October 11, 2011 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that seven Europe-based companies are joining

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Reliable Communication with the Meteo-40

Ammonit implements NetworkManager tools improved by Lanedo to ensure stable communication in remote areas. Berlin, 11 October 2011. In order to ensure reliable communication with its data loggers the leading wind measurement expert Ammonit has implemented Network Manager tools developed

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