What is this forum for?

I noticed this (sub) forum. There seems to posts about many subjects. What is this forum for?

Sorry about my silly question, but I got curious when I saw a new forum. There is an explanation somewhere but I still dont understand. What do you mean by “Arduino’s conglomerate”. The downloadable IDE?

Forum to discuss about the official release of Arduino’s conglomerate. This is both for hardware, software, examples, and documentation.

http://arduino.cc/blog/?p=392 :

it’s time to crystalise the work done so far and to graduate, as the title in Italian says, to 1.0

(and more…)