Giving spotlight | 3.28 Release Party Report from China

To celebrate the successfully held GNOME Asia Summit 2017 in Chongqing, the Linux Story community saw the 3.28 release as a chance to promote GNOME and Open Source in China.

With its influence in many major cities of China, Linux Story called upon open source enthusiasts to gather in their local cities to hold a 10 cities get-together event to celebrate the new GNOME release.

A set of pictures from the events with pictures follow here to enjoy (received from Linux Story).

In Xian, a speech titled “A Brief History of GNOME” was presented, the presenter Ckj then showed new features of GNOME 3.28
In Guangzhou, the party started with a demonstration of GNOME 3.28. Later Mr Li Ruibin, an experienced Linux user helped explain issues people face when using Linux and then introduced people to Flatpak.
In Beijing, the party did not only offer a GNONME 3.28 demonstration, but also delicious pizzas by sponsors like SUSE and ZhongBiao Software.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In Yangzhou and in Shanghai the spotlight was on GNOME 3.28 demonstrations and the excitement was very high.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

An excitement exciting gathering happened in the Mozilla sponsored community office place in Taiwan where apart from a demonstration of GNOME 3.28 Mr Zeng Zhengjia a local Translator shared a lot of his experience with translating earlier versions of GNOME. The picture tells a lot about the atmosphere.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We want to thank the Linux Story community for the initiative and wish them luck in their continued efforts. Initiatives like this are great to see.