Public Money Public Code Campaign

Digital services offered and used by public administrations are the critical infrastructure of 21st-century democratic nations. To establish trustworthy systems, government agencies must ensure they have full control over systems at the core of our digital infrastructure. This… Read More

CopyFest Durres 2018

A weekend which celebrates public domain, Copyleft & Creative Commons licenses, and copying, remixing and creative freedom on internet.

Code Week 2017 – Burrel, Albania

Code Week 2017 – Burrel, Albania

 EU Code Week is a grass-roots movement that celebrates creating with code. The idea is to make programming more visible, to show young, adults and elderly how you bring ideas to life with code, to demystify these skills… Read More

Presenting the Open Data Geoportal of Tirana

Municipality of Tirana, the biggest municipality in Albania, has agreed to donate geospatial data to OpenStreetMap using an open license. After several communications with local and international OpenStreetMap contributors and following the memorandum of understanding signed in 2017… Read More

Wiki Weekend Tirana 2017

Given the desire to enrich the articles in Albanian on Wikipedia, thus facilitating the search and informing of any Albanian speaker, the Open Labs community together with Wikimedia Community User Group Albania develop for the fourth consecutive year Wiki Weekend Tirana 2017.

CopyFest 2018

A weekend which celebrates public domain, Copyleft & Creative Commons licenses, and copying, remixing and creative freedom on internet.

FLOCK 2017

Open Labs at Flock to Fedora 2017,USA

Flock to Fedora is the annual contributors conference at the Fedora Project. This year the conference was held at Cape Cod, Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States from August 29th until September 1st. For the second year in a row, members… Read More

CryptoParty Tirana 2017

CryptoParty is a decentralized movement with constantly happening activities in the entire world.
The goal of this movement is sharing as much knowledge to as many individuals as possible on how to protect ourselves in the digital world.

Open Labs at State of the Map 2017 in Japan

This year State of the Map international conference happened in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan, on 18-20 of August. For the first time contributors from Albanian OSM comunity were part of the conference. Two of our members from the Open Labs Hackerspace, Anisa and Sidorela, participated the conference and held presentations.

The Municipality of Tirana migrates to Nextcloud

The municipality of Tirana, the biggest municipality in the country serving over 800,000 citizens, decided to make an Important move onto open source technologies, by implementing Nextcloud into their infrastructure.