TFiR is creating Articles & Videos about Open Source & Emerging Tech
18
patrons
$67
per month
Open Source is the engine of innovation. Today, everything is powered by Open Source, whether it be the algorithm that created the first image of a black hole or Windmills cutting on carbon footprints.

TFIR, founded by seasoned open source journalist Swapnil Bhartiya, bring all those stories to you. We travel around the globe to meet and interview technologists like Linus Torvalds and Kelsey Hightower. We bring to you engineers who deep dive into open source cloud-native technologies. We talk to business leaders like Red Hat and SUSE CEO to understand how they manage to build successful businesses around Open Source.

As a strong believer of Open Source, we keep all of our work publicly available. Nothing is behind a paywall. So why should you support us and become a Patron? For the same reason, we are doing TFIR – to support the open source ecosystem.

That said, we do plan to offer Patrons early access to our video interviews. You will watch them before everyone. You will also get access to a weekly news analysis around open source and emerging tech.

The work we are doing here takes efforts. We have one of the best production qualities in the Open Source world. Video production is expensive, and we use the best gears and technologies. We travel around the globe – most of the time the travel is sponsored by event organizers, but not every event is sponsored. In addition, there are other expenses associated with international travel.

A tiny monthly the contribution will fund our work and allow us to expand and even hire more professionals to tell you more stories.

So, please join the community and become a Patron.

Thanks
Swapnil Bhartiya
Founder, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of TFIR.


Tiers
Bits
$1 or more per month
  • Thank You. You are Awesome. Every bit matters.
  • Get access to all Patron only content. 
  • Name will be listed on the Patrons page on TFiR.
  • Access to my roadmap and plans
Bytes
$5 or more per month
  • Everything that Bits gets +
  • Exclusive access to vlogs and blogs that I will be doing from events.
Mega Byte
$10 or more per month
  • Everything that Bits & Bytes get +
  • Active engagement on Slack/IRC to discuss story ideas
  • Opportunity to hangout with me on video hangouts
Giga Byte
$100 or more per month
  • Everything that Bits, Bytes and Mega Bytes get +
  • Get the first TFiR T-Shirt that says: 'TFiR: Powered by Open Source'
  • Opportunity to ask questions with leaders that I interview. If your question is chosen, it will be attributed to you in the story. 
  • Opportunity to join me on one of the podcasts and videos.
  • A 3D printed logo for your wall that says 'TFiR: Powered by Open Source'
Open Source is the engine of innovation. Today, everything is powered by Open Source, whether it be the algorithm that created the first image of a black hole or Windmills cutting on carbon footprints.

TFIR, founded by seasoned open source journalist Swapnil Bhartiya, bring all those stories to you. We travel around the globe to meet and interview technologists like Linus Torvalds and Kelsey Hightower. We bring to you engineers who deep dive into open source cloud-native technologies. We talk to business leaders like Red Hat and SUSE CEO to understand how they manage to build successful businesses around Open Source.

As a strong believer of Open Source, we keep all of our work publicly available. Nothing is behind a paywall. So why should you support us and become a Patron? For the same reason, we are doing TFIR – to support the open source ecosystem.

That said, we do plan to offer Patrons early access to our video interviews. You will watch them before everyone. You will also get access to a weekly news analysis around open source and emerging tech.

The work we are doing here takes efforts. We have one of the best production qualities in the Open Source world. Video production is expensive, and we use the best gears and technologies. We travel around the globe – most of the time the travel is sponsored by event organizers, but not every event is sponsored. In addition, there are other expenses associated with international travel.

A tiny monthly the contribution will fund our work and allow us to expand and even hire more professionals to tell you more stories.

So, please join the community and become a Patron.

Thanks
Swapnil Bhartiya
Founder, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of TFIR.


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Tiers
Bits
$1 or more per month
  • Thank You. You are Awesome. Every bit matters.
  • Get access to all Patron only content. 
  • Name will be listed on the Patrons page on TFiR.
  • Access to my roadmap and plans
Bytes
$5 or more per month
  • Everything that Bits gets +
  • Exclusive access to vlogs and blogs that I will be doing from events.
Mega Byte
$10 or more per month
  • Everything that Bits & Bytes get +
  • Active engagement on Slack/IRC to discuss story ideas
  • Opportunity to hangout with me on video hangouts
Giga Byte
$100 or more per month
  • Everything that Bits, Bytes and Mega Bytes get +
  • Get the first TFiR T-Shirt that says: 'TFiR: Powered by Open Source'
  • Opportunity to ask questions with leaders that I interview. If your question is chosen, it will be attributed to you in the story. 
  • Opportunity to join me on one of the podcasts and videos.
  • A 3D printed logo for your wall that says 'TFiR: Powered by Open Source'