GNU Spotlight November 2015

Originally published in the Free Software Foundation's Free Software Supporter - Issue 92, December 2015:
GNU Spotlight with Brandon Invergo: 26 new GNU releases!

26 new GNU releases in the last month (as of November 24, 2015):

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This month, we welcome David Pirotte as the maintainer of the new package Foliot and Chris Webber (maintainer of GNU Mediagoblin) as the maintainer of the new package 8sync.

This month, we welcome back Nick Ralabate as the maintainer of GNU Solfege.

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