We are please to announce that the first beta release of Qimo 2.0 is now available for download via bittorrent. This released includes all of our new Illa backgrounds, and packages pulled directly from the Ubuntu repositories. For those of you currently running betas of Ubuntu 10.04, you can install the qimo-session package from Synaptic/Aptitiude […]
The new Illa theme is being added to Qimo 2.0! Designed for our new character Illa, this theme’s pink and purple color color scheme is a girl-friendly compliment to existing blue and white Qimo theme. Look for the new theme and other improvements in the Qimo 2.0 Alpha 3 release due later this month.
Our Qimo artwork was entered by our graphic artist, Brian Hall, into the Polk County Addy Award Competition, a competition to determine the best marketing & design campaigns by local artists over the course of the past year. We are pleased to announce that Qimo won 3 Gold Addy Awards, as well as one […]
Qimo just flew into LAX for the Southern California Linux Expo! We will be giving out Qimo 1.0 CDs, as well as giving a sneak peak at the upcoming Qimo 2.0 on the conference room show floor, so if you’re in town come by and see us. If you’re not in L.A. this weekend, you […]
Our art for our new friend Illa is ready!! She’ll be able to play in version 2, which should make it’s debut in April. And here she is!!
It’s been almost a year since Qimo 1.0 was released, and we’re hard at work again on the next version of our friendly Linux desktop for kids. We will be using Ubuntu 10.04 as our foundation this time, so our final release is targetted for the end of April, 2010. But in the mean time, […]
I wanted to take a moment, to thank all of you who came out for the Florida Baptist Children's Home build-day. We had a very, very successful day, and without all of you, our day would have been a colossal failure. First, thanks to Dr. Pharr, for her wonderful babysitting services. She was, genuinely, the […]
Qimo will be at this year's Atlanta Linux Fest on September 19th. We will have a booth to demonstrate Qimo and pass out some LiveCDs. We will also be giving a presentation on QuinnCo and GrowingUpFree.org. Admission is free, and there will be people from all parts of the Linux and Open Source community there, […]
Lots of photos from out first Qimo Build Day. We had 13 computers fully assembled and installed, with several others nearly ready. It was a good turn out and we all had a blast.
We'd like to invite everyone to join us May 23rd at 9am, for the first Qimo Computer Build Day! We're hoping to build as many computers as possible!! Please, bring your friends & relations, any spare parts you might have lying around, and your appetite, as we'll feed you, too. If you'd be interested in […]