Tong Hui (tonghuix)

FOSS Career

I have been a FOSS promoter about five years, I am trying to building more effective, attractive and colorful community. I make contribution for GNOME in Localization in Chinese, testing and promoting. I am a reviewer of Chinese localization team and the member of GNOME MembershipCommittee and Engagement team, and was one of the organizer of 2014 GnomeAsia Summit. By join in Free and Open Source community from 2009, I am impressed by Open Source culture, and try to make contribution in open source career.

In 2012-2013, I promoted Open Source Hardware(OSHW) and teach Open Source Embedded as a community mentor. I co-found a community to build Open Source Hardware/Embedded projects, now it has 200+ members and 30 developers.

I become a Fedora user from 2009, I working hard to test and find some ways to make hardware and Embedded development more freely and easier, Helping others use FOSS to develop hardware instead with closed ones. As a member of GNOME Foundation, trying to contribute the GNOME project and make it more localized for Chinese people.

  • Open Source Evangelist - Promoting Open Source Hardware products in DFRobot

  • Open Source Embedded Mentor - Teaching Open Source Embedded technology in AKAEDU and BSEC.


  • GNOME Foundation Member since 2011
  • Fedora Ambassador
  • Free Software Foundation member

Local Teams:

Technical Skill

  • Github:

  • DevOps & Community Governence

  • Open Source Hardware Developer
    • 3D-Printer
    • Arduino
    • Maple(STM32F1x/f4x/f3x)
  • Open Source Embedded Developer
    • Hack ARM-based boards
    • Develop new board in open source way.
  • Embedded Engineer
    • Developed MCU Productions
    • ARM-based automotive electronics entertainment devices.

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tonghuix (last edited 2017-03-05 09:37:41 by tonghuix)