Long term SMC contributor Rajeesh K.V( @rajeesh ) recalls his FOSS journey. He also talks about the milestones in Malayalam font technology, hurdles we crossed, and the road forward.


Organizations on network including SMC released a resolution calls on the WHO to ask India, Pakistan, Myanmar and Bangladesh to end the Internet shutdown in the wake of .

Jishnu Mohan ( @jishnu ) discussing Story of Indic Keyboard, Malayalam Computing, and other interesting stuffs live on 13th May 2020, 3.00 PM at VinnieTalks' instagram page.
Stay tuned!

Jishnu Mohan talks about the origin and saga of Indic Keyboard. The largest FOSS Indic language keyboard available for Android.


Website got upgraded, Manjari v1.800 released, blog theme updated, released latest version of Akshara Mazha and Indic Keyboard.
Another eventful month for SMC has passed.
Read more from SMC monthly for April 2020.

"Localization can be an entry point to FOSS contribution."

Video of Hrishikesh KB interviewing our localization champ Anish Sheela as part of @TinkerHub 'Humans of SMC' is out.


Watch Anivar Aravind ( @anivar ) discussing Philosophy , Community and Politics of FOSS with Hrishikesh KB ( @stultus ) as part of 'Humans of SMC' series hosted by TinkerHub.


First video from 'Humans of SMC' is out.

Hrishikesh KB discussing Indic language computing with Santhosh Thottingal.
Watch now: youtube.com/watch?v=MI882Pid7J

Thank you TinkerHub for hosting.

Anivar Aravind talks on Health, Pandemic and Surveillance on
09/05/2020 (Saturday) at 04:00 - 05:00 PM

Join via 8x8.vc/libretalks

Balasankar C goes live today (09/05/2020) at 20.00 on Tinkerhub's Instagram channel as part of 'Humans of SMC' talk series.

We endorsed Internet Freedom Foundation's representation to the Prime Minister's Office and various central government ministries on May Day opposing voluntary mandatory use of Aarogya Setu. This is specifically focussed for workers during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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We, a coalition of concerned individuals and organizations, have sent a JOINT REPRESENTATION to Government of India and State Governments expressing concerns over the unwarranted excessive collection processing of personal data during the ongoing COVID-19. We urge you to raise your voice to hold authorities accountable.

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ജനുവരി 18 നു് ബാംഗ്ലൂർ ജെ. പീ നഗറിൽ വെച്ച് നടക്കുന്ന ഇന്ത്യഓയെസ്സിൽ സ്വ. മ. കയിൽ നിന്നുള്ളവർ സംസാരിക്കുന്നു.
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Kannan VM(@kannan ) will be sharing his experience migrating Janayugam daily's daily operations from proprietary to free software at KDE Conf 2020.

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