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Nuvola Apps
Cloud music integration for your Linux desktop

Fundraiser March 2016

This is my monthly report for generous patrons who contributed €170.52 to support development of Nuvola Player in March 2016. Thanks to them, I renewed Tiliado.eu domain for €5.12 and spent 13.12 hours working on three tasks, which are listed bellow with a few comments, so my reward was €12.6 per hour.

My dream is to work as an independent open source developer on software for all users around the world. Software for you. You can support my work on Nuvola Player via PayPal, Gratipay, Patreon, Flattr or Bitcoin. Let's make Nuvola Player more awesome!

Thank you!

Jiri Janousek

Fundend time by month

Status of Fundraiser

Donations received: €170.52
Funding goal: €499.00
Planned tasks: See the roadmap
Spent funds: €188.80
Funded tasks: 4

Funded Tasks

Nuvola Player project maintenance

Date: March 8, 2016, 3:24 p.m. • Work time: 2.20 hours • Spent funds: €30.80

Project maintenance generally includes following tasks:

  • Management of tasks and roadmaps at Github.
  • Reports for patrons.
  • Update of package building environments (deb/rpm).
  • Update of Virtualbox machines.
  • Management of the package repository.
  • News about the project posted to Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Launchpad announcements or sent in the weekly or monthly newsletter.

Tiliado.eu domain

Date: March 8, 2016, 11:59 a.m. • Work time: 0.00 hours • Spent funds: €5.12

I extended Tiliado.eu domain for another year for €5.12.

MRIS Rating (unfinished)

Date: March 6, 2016, 8:50 p.m. • Work time: 7.65 hours • Spent funds: €107.10

I worked on the MPRIS Rating feature requested by a Nuvola Patron. This task is really huge as it comprises:

  • Nuvola Core & JavaScript APIs to provide track rating metadata.
  • Nuvola Core & JavaScript APIs to set track rating remotely.
  • Documentation for service maintainers - in progress.
  • Actual implementation in the Media player indicator GNOME Shell extension - in progress.
  • Actual implementation in web app scripts such as Google Play Music.

New web app script: ownCloud Music

Date: March 6, 2016, 11:06 a.m. • Work time: 3.27 hours • Spent funds: €45.78

I created and packaged ownCloud Music script. It requires the latest build of Nuvola Player 3.1 to function properly though.

Our Patrons

These patrons support development of Nuvola Apps. Thank you all!

Andrew Allen, Bart Libert, Simon Law, Bryan Wyatt, Christian Dannie Storgaard, José Antonio Rey, Ryan Wagner, Chris Beeley, Andrew Azores, David, Andrew Kvalheim, Balázs, Ben MacLeod, Duco van Amstel, David Wiczer, Martin Wimpress, Gabriele.

13 patrons wish not to show their name in this list.

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