Omshivaprakash H L
ಓಂಶಿವಪ್ರಕಾಶ್ ಎಚ್. ಎಲ್
I'm a proud Kannadiga from Bangalore, Karnataka, India. I have been contributing to FOSS projects in various capacities for over a decade. I contribute to content creation on Wikipedia for Kannada language (kn), I also contribute to Wiki projects on tech aspects as a sysop. I have been a Mozillans working on KN localisation and I’m also a Mozilla Rep from Bengaluru, India. Founder member of Sanchaya - (a collective exploring the possibilities of using technology in linguistics & literary research) and Sanchi Foundation (“Sanchi” is a not for profit organisation working for the documentation of audio-visual heritage.). Vachana Sanchaya - https://vachana.sanchaya.net is one of the very much structured linguistic research tool built in Kannada through Sanchaya's initiatives.
I have been involved in community building activities around Kannada & Technology. My engagements like Gnu/Linux Habba, Arivina Alegalu, Hejje has engaged young minds towards language technology. I write technology articles in kannada on his blog Linuxaayana.net.
Apart from being active around technology sphere, he has immense interest around literature, photography, trekking, cycling etc. With over 17+ years of experience in the field of Information & Technology, he has played significant role as a trainer, Infrastructure Management Specialist, CTO, Director for Business Development & Technology etc.
|Attended event "Internet Health Hackathon - Bangalore"||31 Aug 2019|
|Wrote an article||19 Nov 2018|
|Translated on Pontoon||05 Nov 2018|
|Translated on Pontoon||27 Oct 2018|
|Translated on SUMO||01 Aug 2018|
|Translated on Pontoon||29 Jul 2018|
|Translated on Pontoon||19 Jul 2018|
|Translated on Pontoon||16 Sep 2017|
|Wrote an article||19 Aug 2016|
|Gave a talk||02 Jul 2016|
|Internet Health Hackathon - Bangalore||31 Aug 2019||Rep attendee|
Matrix nickname techfiz
Matrix channels firefox, l10n
Personal Site https://platonic.techfiz.info/
Interested in Addons, Advocacy and policy, Community support / participation, Connected Devices, Firefox, Firefox Mobile, Firefox OS, Infrastructure Security, Localization, Location Services, Mozilla Reps, Open Badges, People, Privacy, Quality Assurance, Recruiting, Security, Systems Administration, User Engagement, User Support (SUMO)