ele says thinking out-loud (one of elefteria's bad habits) http://blogs.abiss.gr/elefteria/feed/entries/atom 2008-12-10T01:47:06+02:00 Apache Roller (incubating) http://blogs.abiss.gr/elefteria/entry/impact_mozilla Impact Mozilla Elefteria 2008-12-10T01:47:06+02:00 2008-12-10T01:47:06+02:00 <p><a title="Impact Mozilla" target="_blank" href="http://impactmozilla.com/vote/">Vote for the Impact Mozilla Winner!</a></p> <p>Voting closes on December 17th at 12:00 noon Pacific Time.</p> <p><a title="Impact Mozilla" target="_blank" href="http://impactmozilla.com/vote/"><img vspace="2" hspace="2" border="0" align="left" style="border: medium none ;" alt="Vote for the Impact Mozilla Winner" src="http://www.blog.abiss.gr/elefteria/resource/images_for_posts/impact.png" /></a> </p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://docs.google.com/Presentation?id=dgfj2tc3_33f82rpfk5" linkindex="2" set="yes">How do you Firefox?</a> It’s your life. Your browser should reflect it.</p> <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dftvp8jf_88cbv49xhf" linkindex="3" set="yes">Customization Campaign</a> Community-driven campaign to spread awareness of Firefox add-ons to new users.</p> <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/View?docid=drzjmqz_10gv2hbm6k" linkindex="4" set="yes">La Conexión de Mozilla</a> Building South American communities around a free and open web.</p> <p><b><a href="http://docs.google.com/Present?docid=dfpdfzx6_50fxbmxcdt" linkindex="5">Project MOE</a></b> Spreading the Firefox story: harnessing open-source to do good.</p> <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=d6xnpzh_0f684vtgn" linkindex="6">Fox for All</a> Personalize Firefox for the masses, plus two ad strategies.</p> <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/Presentation?id=dfbcfsr4_80dfxgtcw7" linkindex="7">Surf on Your Own Turf</a> Showcase Firefox’s benefits and expand its community.</p> <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=d288pd8_22cp4gtvfm" linkindex="8">Microcampaigns</a> Firefox download pages just for your group or community.</p> <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dfb6cwsn_28grcmdrfj" linkindex="9" set="yes">Phone Support</a> An experiment to see if poor retention is caused by confused users.</p> <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=ddv6dm5b_11f65437hr" linkindex="10" set="yes">My Firefox</a> The first browser customized out of the box.</p> <p><a href="http://docs.google.com/Presentation?id=df9kh55c_7gnf439f5" linkindex="11" set="yes">What’s Your Add-On?</a> Creating loyal Firefox users by driving add-on penetration.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> http://blogs.abiss.gr/elefteria/entry/markos_presentation Markos' Presentation Elefteria 2008-05-12T04:38:53+03:00 2008-05-12T04:42:03+03:00 <p>Last Friday, I attended Markos' presentation at the University of Pireaus. The <a href="http://rainbow.cs.unipi.gr/projects/oss/wiki/">Software Libre Society</a> organizes <a href="http://rainbow.cs.unipi.gr/projects/oss/wiki/FutureEvents">such events</a> every Friday afternoon (and also broadcasts them). Very interesting, although I knew <a href="http://indywiki.sourceforge.net/">indywiki</a> before that...</p><p><img style=border:0; align="left" alt="Markos Gogoulos" src="http://www.blog.abiss.gr/elefteria/resource/images_for_posts/markos_09-05-2008.jpg" />&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p> http://blogs.abiss.gr/elefteria/entry/manos_interview_now_to_a Manos' Interview (now to a kiosk near you) Elefteria 2008-05-08T08:32:27+03:00 2008-05-08T08:34:13+03:00 <p>The latest issue of Linux Format (<a href="http://www.linuxformat.gr/?q=this_month">#21 of the hellenic version</a>) hosts Manos interview.<img align="right" src="http://www.blog.abiss.gr/elefteria/resource/images_for_posts/Manos_Interview.png" style="border: medium none ;" /></p> <p>Most of the talk focusses on Open Source and the Dokeos Learning Platform.</p> <p>This is our first appearance to the greater public...</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p> http://blogs.abiss.gr/elefteria/entry/why_not_y why not y... Elefteria 2008-02-18T06:42:33+02:00 2008-02-18T07:52:59+02:00 <p> since June 2005, the most frequent question asked by friends, partners, collaborators is why there is no <font color="#a700ff">y</font> in <font color="#a700ff">abiss.gr</font>... so, here is the story...</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>since June 2005, the most frequent question asked by friends, partners, collaborators is why there is no <font color="#a700ff">y</font> in <font color="#a700ff">abiss.gr</font>... so, here is the story...</p><p>after a number of long discussions and brainstorming sessions about the company name, we decided to write down the words that were most frequently used in texts that were composed back then as our primitive company profile... the top 5 list included: software, solutions, advanced, business, intelligence... </p><p>we must have tried all possible combinations of the initials, a game of scramble that did not last long... as soon as abiss was on the table, the quest was over... <br /></p><ul><li><font color="#a700ff">a</font>dvanced</li><li><font color="#a700ff">b</font>usiness</li><li><font color="#a700ff">i</font>ntelligence</li><li><font color="#a700ff">s</font>oftware</li><li><font color="#a700ff">s</font>olutions</li></ul>we think that this is a pretty good explanation of what we like to do... and we also liked the parallelism with abyss, the endless sea, the absence of any limit...&nbsp;