Testathon in Collaboration with Facebook

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Testathon will take place on Oct 1st!

The first ever testathon in Beirut is taking place on Oct 1st. It will be lead by a team from Facebook who will fly in from the United States for the event. According to material found online about previous testathons held globally, they seem to be super fun events!!

Not only do you get to test new releases with like minded people, but there are even prizes to be won for the best testers πŸ™‚

If you have what it takes to find the most hidden and unexpected of bugs then head over to the application form and fill it out to become a bug tester on Oct 1st. It’s totally free to participate.


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Get Linux Installed on Your Computer

Tux mascot assuring you that Linux is installed ;-)

Unleash your computer’s full potential with the more secure and advanced alternative!!

Click here to register.

Bring any computer and have any distribution of Linux installed on it.

Even Arch or Gentoo, you name it.. we’ll install it.

We could even install Linux alongside your current OS or in a virtual machine if you want to try it out without it affecting your current OS.

Time: 8:00pm

Date: Thur 18th May, 2017.

Place: T-Marbouta (upstairs)

Area: Hamra

You can choose your Linux distro here.

Either download and get with you the ISO file of the Linux distribution you want us to install or let us know beforehand, while registering, which one you would like us to download for you and we’ll install it at the meetup.

Click here to register.

Contact us if you have any questions.

Meetup.com page: here

Beirut Open Source Society’s first meetup!

The Beirut Open Source Society’s first meetup blessed by Lea, Ghassan, Mohamad and Bashir.

It was Friday the 13th on a dark and wintry January night when the inaugural meetup of Beirut’s Open Source Society took place. Four intrepid pioneers walked between rain drops and dodged the odd flash of lighting or two to talk about their experiences with Linux, why they love it so much, and what they hope to give and get out of the Beirut Open Source Society.. apart from obviously drinks πŸ™‚

We can be reached so far at:

Looking forward to meeting the other Linux and Open Source users in Lebanon.. either through the above listed means or in future meetups (to be announced). There’s much to do..