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I just learned that all #Xiaomi #LineageOS builds are down due to a #DMCA Takedown. After #Gadgetbridge this is the second time I'm affected as a user. This is ridiculous

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The Librem 5 impacts Linux desktops

1. Adaptive GNOME Apps
2. Desktop-Compatible Mobile Apps
3. Improvements to Upstream Projects
4. More Options for Private Communications
5. Hardware Kill Switches

#purism #librem5 #linux #gnome

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Periodic reminder to move your free software projects out of Microsoft GitHub.

Here's my collection of public free software hosting sites.

Self-hosting a Gitea instance is also a good option if you have a server.

#MicrosoftGitHub #GitHub #FreeSoftware #Gitea

Just installed a random metronome app from , clicked on source code and found out, it is hosted on 👍🏼

Chubby Click - Metronome (FOSS Metronome with the gigging musician in mind.) -

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A (literally) solid mid-range #smartphone with ethical perks. But the new, (kind-of) modular #Fairphone3 has much more to offer for €450.

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Diese Stellungnahme des BSD BRK zeigt: Einen Fehler zugeben können nur die wenigsten. Der BSD BRK kann es offenbar nicht.

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Auszug Datenschutzerklärung Google:
"Wir erheben auch die Inhalte, die Sie bei der Nutzung unserer Dienste erstellen, hochladen oder von anderen erhalten. Dazu gehören beispielsweise E-Mails, die Sie verfassen und empfangen."

Darum versende / beantworte ich keine E-Mails an Google-E-Mail-Konten. Ich bin dort nicht "Kunde" und möchte nicht, dass meine Daten von Google verarbeiteten werden.

0.36.0 got tagged and will hopefully appear an soon (ETA requires crystal ball).

Read the announcement here:

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As the #PinePhone ($150 Linux smartphone) development is moving fast, a series of articles might be redundant and confusing for most people. This article, to be dynamically updated as development proceeds, gathers what is known at this stage, and will hopefully be an answer to some of your questions.

You can read our latest article on

#pine64 #linux #privacy

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Your #pinephone won't be translucent, but it will look something like this under the battery cover. :)

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Well I can't entirely say the response to that last toot was entirely unexpected... I guess a poll may be in order. 😀

No promises though, there's viability testing to be done, price concerns, etc...

Mails I got from organizers:

"User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; WOW64; rv:60.0) Gecko/20100101


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