We are hard working on Qowala! Together with the development of the app, there
is also a lot of work on the design-side and I want to tell you how we made
our logo. After three weeks of work, Antoine
Beauvillain has delivered to us a
great logo after taking into consideration all the inputs of the team. I think
you will like it, and that's only the beginning of the new visual identity of
If you were missing some interactions in the previous beta, you can now get
live notifications from Twitter directly in Qowala. Until now, we were one
developer and one UX designer working on making Qowala live a great social
network dashboard, but now two more people joined the project!
Until now, I was using an Asus laptop that I had to buy quickly because I
needed a new one for my work. However, the laptop wasn't very Linux-friendly
and as I had enough with the problems I was encountering, I decided to change
for a Lenovo Thinkpad T450s. First time of my life I can say I'm satisfied
with a computer! I will give you also the installation guide I used for
The Open Source Twitter dashboard Qowala live got a new release, improving a
lot of things since last time I spoke about it and it is only the beginning!
The new elementaryOS Freya has been released some months ago, but I'm writing
this article now to be able to give you a feedback after a long usage. I've
been using this distribution since 0.2 Luna and I'm going to give my opinion
of the new 0.3 Freya.