Happy Chanukka, happy 2nd advent – and here comes a little present: I've just put the first article of my F-Droid series online. "F-Droid: The privacy-friendly alternative to Google Play Store" can be found at https://android.izzysoft.de/articles/named/fdroid-intro-1
Die deutsche Fassung verzögert sich noch ein wenig. Wer es nicht abwarten kann, kauft sich die c't 25, der ich (nach Vereinbarung mit Heise) ein paar Wochen Vorsprung geben muss 😉
@IzzyOnDroid Pretty good post! 👏👏👏
Could I translate it into Spanish? In my personal blog (https://blog.virgulilla.com) I often try to educate local people in privacy and ethical tech. This could be a good entry.
Proper credits and link to the source will be given, of course, plus a little introduction about your past & current work in the f-droidiverse.
The imprint page mentions some CC-BY-NC-SA license, but kindly asking is better, :)
@RoboePi Go ahead! And yes, I usually publish all my writings as CC-BY-NC-SA. But as you, I feel it a nice gesture to ask (did that with Heise as well, as they paid for the German article but the copyright/author's-right stays with me; always better information comes in first-hand 😉).
Spread the word :)
Once your article is online, please let me know and I'll link back to it from my English one. And @fdroidorg might be interested as well.
@IzzyOnDroid Hey! I've started the work to translate this. It's a joy, <3
While I'm at it, I've stumbled upon some minor typos of you, if you want to fix them! So far these are them:
unwanted indegrients => ingredients
Accoding to another study => According
Have a good day!
@RoboePi Thanks a lot, fixed! The series might get a 4th part in a while, written by Nico Alt (the one behind Repomaker). It will also be CC-BY licensed (not sure if including NC, but definitely including SA), so if you wish… 😃
I'm not sure if I'll make it to the 4th part in a relative short timeframe, though; you are quicker writing awesome posts than I could possibly translate in my scarce spare time, 😂
Anyway, I'll report any other typo or anything here. Keep the good work! Cheers, 🤩
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