Baloo - Metadata and Search

In the KDE 4 series, Nepomuk has been one of its essential pillars on which other applications were build. With the next iteration, the KDE community is moving in a bold direction and releasing the successor of the Nepomuk project named Baloo. The talk aims at dispelling the previous 5 years of Nepomuk, what inspired the change, and what we can expect in the future.

Talk Prerequisites: 

Just a healthy curiosity about different technologies

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Speaker Name: 
Vishesh Handa
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Speaker Bio: 

Vishesh Handa has been contributing to KDE for the past 5 years and is largely responsible for maintaing the Nepomuk project. He is currently employed by Blue Systems to work on KDE full time. Apart from KDE, Vishesh enjoys running and jumping around.