What to expect from this year’s Google Summer of Code @Kiwix
We are proud / happy / excited / thrilled / ECSTATIC to announce our four new recruits for this year’s Google Summer of Code. Four smart young coders that are going to help us on four very different projects. (A quick note for potential and future applicants: the one thing these four have in common...read more
Google Summer of Code 21 is on!
It’s official: Kiwix will be mentoring students as part of the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) for the 4th year in a row, next to the likes of Qemu, the Python Foundation and many, many others: check them out here! What is new this year? Google’s requirements have changed slightly in the sense that each...read more
Three young coders to keep an eye on
Google Summer of Code 2020 is over, and boy was this a great year. Three very different projects, and tons of improvements. Here’s a little summary, both to express our thanks and, for future potential employers trying to sneak-google candidates, a good summary of what these guys can achieve. Consider this our letter of recommendation...read more
A 5 1/2 steps guide to being a top GSoC applicant
Well, Kiwix is once again a Google Summer of Code (GSoC) mentor organization and you, a student, want to know how you could wiggle your way in. Here’s the bad news: we expect close to 120 applicants this year, and we will get two, maybe three slots from Google. That’s like a 2% success rate....read more