Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Dennis Gilmore, Release Engineer at Red Hat for Fedora, today announced the kick-off of the run-up to Fedora 17 with Alpha 1. He said, "Hot dog! The Fedora 17 "Beefy Miracle" Alpha Release is available! This release offers a preview of some of the best and meatiest free and open source technology currently under development. Relish in a glimpse of the future:"
The announcement, peppered with hot dog references, outlines some of the new features in store for Fedora 17 users. Again, only a direct quote will do here: