[dvlug] Android Workshop Sun, Jan 15th 4PM @noisebridge
grantbow at ubuntu.com
Wed Jan 4 23:48:10 PST 2012
I'm excited to see this start up in the first few days of this year! I
encourage any enthusiastic user to attend.
Subject: [Noisebridge-discuss] Android Usability Workshop, for the
user or the rooter: Jan 15, 2012, 4pm, at Noisebridge
On Mon, Jan 2, 2012 at 8:55 PM, Corey McGuire <coreyfro at coreyfro.com> wrote:
> If you can't open it, you don't own it! How many times have we heard or
> read that? Doubtless, we've heard it or read it on our most closed and
> inaccessible possessions! The contracts make us feel like we are renting,
> software that serves the carrier more than the user, but they are ours and
> they should operate under our terms.
> So, I would like to propose that NoiseBridge host an "Android Usability
> Workshop" event where people of all skill levels and personalization
> commitments gather to truly make people feel at home with their devices.
> I invite people to talk about:
> - Productivity
> - App selection
> - App development
> - Customization
> - Rooting
> - ROMs
> - Spyware, bloatware, nagware, and how to scrap it all
> - Skirting the the boundaries of the ELUA and getting what YOU want
> from YOUR device.
> And a personal favorite of mine
> - Android as an embedded platform
> Among other things, I would like people, before the event, to talk about
> what they want out of their devices. So, feel free to reply with how you'd
> like to get the most out of your phone!
> How can people help?
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