Reporting from BOOTH “Webmaker 1: X-Ray & Thimble” at Hive KGP

Reporting from BOOTH “Webmaker 1: X-Ray & Thimble” at Hive KGP

Hey all,

This is Ayan, a Mozillian from Kolkata and volunteering at biggest Hive event at Kharagpur on 20th-21st December, 2015. I am reporting from my booth – WEBMAKER 1 – X-Ray & Thimble..

The environment is just fabulous here. Awesome students, they are so much interested to learn and explore. One student of class 8 just now asked me that he wants to learn “Javascript”. I am simply stunned!! He is just in class 8 and want to learn Javascript!! Wow!! Simply just Mindblowing!!

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The Mozilla Day Kolkata, 2014

The Mozilla Day Kolkata, 2014

On the occasion of the inaugurating the Firefox Club of WBUT, Mozilla Kolkata Community organised an event. The main purpose of the event was to promote the awareness of FOSS and Mission Mozilla and to invite new contributors, recruiting new FSA and many other things.

Venue:- West Bengal University of Technology.
Date & Time:- 11th November,2014. 11 am onward.
College Organizer- Ranodeep Saha
Mozillian Organizer- Ayan Choudhury & Swarnava Sengupta
Mozilla Reps Mentor- Soumya Deb
Total Attendees: 200px

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Hack the MDN and Firefox 10th Anniversary Celebration

Hack the MDN and Firefox 10th Anniversary Celebration

I am back with my blog posts.. 😀

This is my first Mozilla Developer Network event conducted by our very close Biraj Karmakar, the local leader of bn-IN L10n. He organized it on 9th November. This event was not only for MDN but also we celebrated Firefox’s 10th Anniversary.

Agenda:

  • Brief discussion about MDN
  • How to start hacking MDN
  • Intro to MDN glossary
  • Hands-On hacking of MDN glossary elements together
  • Lunch
  • Continuation of hacking on MDN glossary elements
  • Celebrate Firefox’s 10th Anniversary
  • Group photo session and swag distribution

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Maker Party Kolkata – 2014

Maker Party Kolkata – 2014

After a long venue problem at last we were done with Maker Party Kolkata. The venue was Gurunanak Institute of Technology.

Date:- 13.09.2014
Venue:- Guru Nanak Institute of Technology, Sodpur, Kolkata.
Time:- 10 am to 5.30 pm.

It was the first ever maker party organized by Mozilla Kolkata Community in a very short span of time and specially the event was organized without any budget. From Gurunanak Institute of Technology our organizer was Sayantan Saha. From Mozilla Community all the responsibilities were on Me and Srijib Roy.

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MakerParty Banner

Etherpad Link: https://etherpad.mozilla.org/remo-makerparty-kolkata

Reps Portal Link: https://reps.mozilla.org/e/makerparty-kolkata/

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Bengali India Firefox for Android (Fennec) Community Launch Event

Bengali India Firefox for Android (Fennec) Community Launch Event

Overview of The Event:

This was the first exclusive Firefox for Android Launch event all over the India. Mozilla Bengali India Community hosted the Bengali India Firefox for Android (Fennec) Community Launch Event which has been designed as an invitation-only event for core contributors to Firefox for Android in Bn-In. The event was to recognise and celebrate the milestone of releasing Fennec in Bengali language and the extra efforts of the Bengali India Firefox for Android (Fennec) Bengali localization community in India, public recognition for the contributors and inviting more participation in the Bengali community’s efforts in making Firefox for Android, and Mozilla software available in Indic languages and driving public adoption and use of these newly available localization.

The main attraction of the Event was the BN-IN Localization Lion. Here is this:

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MozCafe Kolkata 5.0 – The 5th Iteration

MozCafe Kolkata 5.0 – The 5th Iteration

Well, I am very new to Mozilla as a contributor. I have always tried hard to organize workshops regarding Mozilla at Kolkata. Our recent target is to conduct a Maker Party Kolkata. Regarding this maker party discussion only we some mozillians met together yesterday at South City Mall, Kolkata and here comes MozCafe 5.0 Kolkata, the fifth iteration of MozCafe. We were only 7 yesterday but it was a successful Mozcafe. We discussed about the venue, about the agenda of the Maker Party.

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Attendees were:

  1. Ayan Choudhury
  2. Srijib Roy
  3. Sumantro Mukherjee
  4. Debapriyo Bhattacharya
  5. Koustav Samadder
  6. Sajid Hossain
  7. Sukanta Pal

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