The Fedora Project is happy to work with the press by providing information, answering questions, accepting feedback, reviewing materials, and taking care of other requests from members of the press. We also encourage members of the press to get involved. Here, we provide some basic information to help members of the press get what they need.
Our Press Contacts
Are you with a print, online, or broadcast journalism outlet? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can add your name to our list of contacts and keep in touch with you about important news. This helps us to keep your magazine or site on our list of publications.
Press Releases and archive - Official Press Releases from Fedora Project and press Coverages from Third Party
For a quick overview of the latest Fedora-related news, check out Fedora Weekly News.
Speaking about The Fedora Project
Are you arranging a convention or public speaking event? Are you a journalist that has questions about The Fedora Project? Contact the Fedora Ambassadors to find a local speaker and to arrange for Fedora to have a presence at your event.
LiveUSB Review Sheets
These are reduced press materials for journalists to preview our releases, they are intended to be distributed with a LiveUSB or LiveCD. There are instructions for editing and preparing the review materials.
- Fedora 15 press kit: PDF format - Scribus source, bzip2 compressed
- Fedora 14 press kit: PDF format - Scribus source, bzip2 compressed
- Fedora 13 press kit: PDF format - Scribus source, bzip2 compressed
- Fedora 12 press kit: PDF format - Scribus source, bzip2 compressed
- Fedora 11 press kit: PDF format - Scribus source, bzip2 compressed
- Fedora 11 French press kits (general, schools, business): PDF format, zip compressed - Scribus source, zip compressed
- Fedora 10 press kit: PDF format - Scribus source, bzip2 compressed
- Fedora 9 press kit: PDF format - Scribus source, bzip2 compressed
When sending a Live USB key with a press review sheet, send the 32-bit version, since it works on all 64-bit systems as well. In 2011, we should revisit this procedure since 64-bit machines are becoming much more common. --pfrields
There are also instructions for updating USB press review sheets.
Frequently Asked Questions, Answered
We already provide easy answers for questions frequently asked by many journalists and marketing professionals:
- Statistics about Fedora downloads and other metrics
- Features coming in Fedora 29
- General information about Fedora (What it is, who makes it, who uses it...)