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Do you have a hobby?
In our fast-paced digital world, finding solace and tranquility can sometimes be a challenge. As individuals engaged in the IT industry, we often immerse ourselves in countless hours of work, conferences, and community engagements. How do we find time to disconnect from the noise?
AFRINIC Community Discuss list's broken moderation
The AFRINIC Community is cut off from AFRINIC Discussions list. A censorship call from the former CEO, which was meant to last more than a few days, has now reached one whole year.
MSCC meetup themed Cloud Provisioning, hosted by Alludo
Last Saturday, the Mauritius Software Craftsmanship Community organised its monthly meetup at the Alludo office in Ébène. About 50+ people attended the meetup. The theme was Cloud Provisioning tools and there were three speakers who spoke about different tools and technologies.
Ubuntu Ports mirror for Mauritius officialised
ARM64 Linux users in Mauritius, rejoice! Ubuntu Ports mirror has been officialised.
First meetup of 2023 by the Mauritius Software Craftsmanship Community
After a very long pause on physical meetups due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Mauritius Software Craftsmanship Community is back with its monthly physical meetups. This year's first meetup was themed around the .NET stack and was hosted by SD Worx in Ébène.
How to add a missing road in Google Maps?
Google Maps is a web mapping platform and consumer application offered by Google. It offers satellite imagery, aerial photography, street maps, 360° interactive panoramic views of streets, real-time traffic conditions, etc.
Laravel discontinues official ties with certification platform
Laravel is an open source PHP framework created by Taylor Otwell. It is popular for creating web applications. Laravel has an elegant syntax and it very well documented.
Containers — why do we need multi-stage builds?
Docker is a platform designed to help developers build, share, and run modern applications. Docker Inc. was founded by Kamel Founadi, Solomon Hykes, and Sebastien Pahl in 2010. The company released Docker as an open-source software in 2013.
openSUSE Board Election 2022 — Results
openSUSE Board Elections are carried out every year and members are called to cast their vote electronically for their preferred candidate. The Election Platform is run by the Election Committee. Ariez Vachha, Edwin Zakaria and I were the Election Officials.