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 [[https://​codein.withgoogle.com/​|Google Code-in]] is an annual contest that introduces pre-university students ages 13 to 17 to the world of open source development. With a wide variety of bite-sized tasks, it’s easy for beginners to jump in and get started no matter what skills they have. [[https://​codein.withgoogle.com/​|Google Code-in]] is an annual contest that introduces pre-university students ages 13 to 17 to the world of open source development. With a wide variety of bite-sized tasks, it’s easy for beginners to jump in and get started no matter what skills they have.
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 +Tasks can be divided into the following categories:
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 +  * Code: Tasks related to writing or refactoring code
 +  * Documentation/​Training:​ Tasks related to creating/​editing documents and helping others learn more
 +  * Outreach/​Research:​ Tasks related to community management, outreach/​marketing,​ or studying problems and recommending solutions
 +  * Quality Assurance: Tasks related to testing and ensuring code is of high quality
 +  * Design: Tasks related to user experience research or user interface design and interaction
  
 We're considering joining this effort in partnership with [[https://​metabrainz.org/​|The MetaBrainz Foundation]] for the mutual benefits it would provide: sharing of Mixxx users' careful metadata with the wider community (with opt-in) and time savings when Mixxx users add new tracks to their databases that already exists in the MetaBrainz databases. We're considering joining this effort in partnership with [[https://​metabrainz.org/​|The MetaBrainz Foundation]] for the mutual benefits it would provide: sharing of Mixxx users' careful metadata with the wider community (with opt-in) and time savings when Mixxx users add new tracks to their databases that already exists in the MetaBrainz databases.
gci.txt · Last modified: 2018/09/17 11:11 by pegasus