Jim Nelson from Yorba seems to work on a new calendar application for GNOME 3!
Can open source be profitable?
Yorba continues with its crowd funding actions that aim to make development of Shotwell and Geary user driven instead of corporate ruled. A Geary campaign with a goal of 100000 USD is set on indiegogo and will be there for another 26 days! So, what is the plan exactly?
Yorba, the company behind Shotwell photo manager and Geary email client application has decided to enter the realms of crowd-funding. According to a blog post by Jim Nelson, Yorba has entered exciting times lately with Shotwell becoming four years old and the call for user videos to be used for a crowd funding campaign!
Geary, the mail client from Yorba is one of the hottest and most favorites Gnome Apps. It is written in Vala and GTK3, it has a Gnome3 look and feel, but on version 0.2 which is releasing in the next weeks, it isn’t ready yet to be a primary mail client. Geary’s biggest weaknesses are the […]
The former Google’s employee and currently Executive Director of Yorba, talks about developing with Gnome and he spots the strategies that a company should use to have profit by developing Open Source Desktop Applications. Adam has an impressive bio in Google’s desktop projects and his company has already released 2 top quality Apps for Gnome; […]
Some days ago I had posted about the new upcoming Gnome mail application and a reader let a comment about Geary. What is Geary? A mail client app, written in Vala which seems to share many common design goals with Gnome Mail.