Many thanks to everyone who donated to the Ubuntu MATE community this month. You have been most generous and ensured that we can meet all the costs associated with running the Ubuntu MATE community and project.
How will these donations be spent?
These donations will be used to pay for:
- All Ubuntu MATE hosting and development server costs for January 2015.
- All the Ubuntu MATE CDN, bandwidth and email charges for January 2015.
- New ubuntu-mate.community domain registration.
- SSL/TLS certificate costs for ubuntu-mate.community.
- Paid for a 2nd hand iBook G4 for developing the PowerPC edition of Ubuntu MATE.
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Many thanks to the following people for becoming Ubuntu MATE patrons who, after processing fees, donated $93.16
- Robert Meineke
- Roland Smith
- Paul Goff
- Cato Gaustad
- Steve J. Radonich IV
- Ivan Pejić
- Bob Wright
- Poul LeBlanc
- Chris Gardiner-Bill
- Stephen Cook
- Tavis Gillard
- Beda Frey
- Tak Suyu
Summary of donations
Many thanks to the following people for donating to the Ubuntu MATE community this month.
|31/01/2015||Thales Fontes Protázio Da Silva||$1.00||$0.65||Ubuntu MATE 14.04 Download Tip|
|29/01/2015||Xijun Wang||$10.00||$9.31||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|29/01/2015||Sergio Núñez Cárdenas||$1.00||$0.66||Ubuntu MATE 14.04 Download Tip|
|29/01/2015||G. Richard Szalay||$1.00||$0.66||Ubuntu MATE 14.04 Download Tip|
|29/01/2015||Pietro Arena||€5.00||€4.48||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|29/01/2015||Albert Washuettl||€5.00||€4.48||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|29/01/2015||Mark Sangwin||$30.00||$28.53||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|28/01/2015||Pedro Delicado Ponce||$1.00||$0.66||Ubuntu MATE 14.04 Download Tip|
|28/01/2015||Ben Bertlin||$1.00||$0.66||Ubuntu MATE 14.04 Download Tip|
|27/01/2015||Gerd Ewald||$1.00||$0.66||Ubuntu MATE 14.04 Download Tip|
|25/01/2015||AJ Graphics||$1.00||$0.66||Ubuntu MATE Download Tip|
|25/01/2015||Dubinin Alexander||$1.00||$0.66||Ubuntu MATE Download Tip|
|25/01/2015||Lukas Gliem||$1.00||$0.66||Ubuntu MATE Download Tip|
|24/01/2015||Stuart Rackham||$25.00||$23.47||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|23/01/2015||Robin Thompson||$1.00||$0.67||Ubuntu MATE Download Tip|
|22/01/2015||Edwin Nesman||$50.00||$47.75||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|17/01/2015||Lademir Azevedo||$15.00||$13.96||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|17/01/2015||Walter Dietrich||€10.00||€9.31||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|15/01/2015||Russell Hoover||$10.00||$9.31||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|13/01/2015||Jan-Dirk Gramberg||£10.00||£9.41||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|11/01/2015||Andy Carmichael||£10.00||£9.46||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|10/01/2015||James Taylor||$25.00||$23.72||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|07/01/2015||Roberto Mattioli||€10.00||€9.31||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|05/01/2015||Artem Chuprin||$5.00||$4.45||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|05/01/2015||Razvan Enescu||€10.00||€9.31||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|05/01/2015||Johny Ferreira||$5.00||$4.50||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|04/01/2015||Lewis Steele||£2.50||£2.21||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|02/01/2015||Paolo Bravi||€5.00||€4.48||Ubuntu MATE One-time Donation|
|02/01/2015||Justin Schwartzbeck||$5.00||$4.50||Ubuntu MATE Monthly Supporter|
- After processing fees a total of $93.16 was donated via Patreon.
- A total of $190.0 was donated via PayPal, which after processing fees amounted to $176.1.
- A total of €45.0 was donated via PayPal, which after processing fees amounted to €41.37.
- A total of £22.5 was donated via PayPal, which after processing fees amounted to £21.08.
In January 2015 the total outgoings for the Ubuntu MATE community was €187.87. This is much higher than our typical projected monthly costs because it covered the domain registration and SSL/TLS certificate for ubuntu-mate.community, setup fees for the new community server, a 2nd hand iBook G4 for developing and testing the PowerPC edition of Ubuntu MATE in addition to the ususal server hosting for the community sites and development servers.