For once it's live on F-Droid first, before the play store release! 🎉
yay. hope all the apps do this too.
@fdroidorg And i just installed it ! 👍
Hmm, it's a new App and not an update? Also I thought New Vector got renamed to Element, so I'm a little confused with the package name and the developer name in the description
@jeybe The companies legal name is (for now) still New Vector Ltd.
And yes it's a new app.
@philipwhite That would kinda surprise, since they announced the name as shiny and new and with a lot of explanations three days ago. They explicitly said they would rename New Vector to Element. I think they would have mentioned if they were associated to a company which had that name all along. More Infos here: https://element.io/blog/welcome-to-element/
@maralorn oh, you're right. I must have misread that post originally. I thought what you were saying, but then for some reason I interpreted that post differently. Now that I read it again, I don't know why I thought that.
No possibility for more than one account?
@fdroidorg Migration time
@fdroidorg mmmh, I cannot find it on F-droid. ..Maybe my android version is too old ?
@docalabordage it requires android 5.0 or later.
@fdroidorg is it possible to install element alongside riot and riotx? if yes, i can now use up to three matrix accounts on my smartphone \o/
@guenther haha nice, I had this "multi-account problem" with Mattermost and then used Mattermost and Mattermost Beta on Android. With Matrix I am still with only one account. I am curious, do you use internal Matrix instances that do not federate?
@blipp there are cases where a Matrix account comes with a larger Plattform that has single-sign-on. So even when that server federates, i still have to use it in addition to my usual account.
@guenther I see :)
@fdroidorg I know riotIM was not compatiable for my device, while RiotX was, does Element work on all devices?
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