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GSoC 2014 mentoring organisations announced, review and apply!

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

After sorting through almost 400 applications of mentoring projects, Google has announced this year’s list of projects students can contribute to.

There aren’t too many FOSS gaming related projects this time though.
These are the relevant ones:

If you are not into game developer but would still like to contribute your programming skills I recommend you to have a look at these other selected projects (totally subjective and unsorted list):  Non-profit accounting, Mifos, Mixxx, Freifunk, OSGeo, Sahana & ProjectTox.

GSoC 2014 mentoring organisations announced, review and apply!

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

After sorting through almost 400 applications of mentoring projects, Google has announced this year’s list of projects students can contribute to.

There aren’t too many FOSS gaming related projects this time though.
These are the relevant ones:

If you are not into game developer but would still like to contribute your programming skills I recommend you to have a look at these other selected projects (totally subjective and unsorted list):  Non-profit accounting, Mifos, Mixxx, Freifunk, OSGeo, Sahana & ProjectTox.

SuperTuxKart accepted in GSoC2013!

Sunday, April 14th, 2013

Google’s Summer of Code, is an annual sponsorship of programmers to improve selected open-source programs (or games :D ).
This year, quite a few interesting FOSS game projects got accepted (again) and one being our very own friends of the SuperTuxKart project.

Read more about their role as a mentoring organization here. So how about applying as a participant yourself and helping out this great FOSS game?

You can also browse other accepted mentoring projects here, if SuperTuxKart isn’t your thing. Other notable FOSS game (engine) projects accepted are:

Nice summer of coding ahead :)