Happy ten years of F-Droid 🎉!
Conservancy is excited to announce we've received a grant from ARDC to pursue a new #copyleft compliance strategy to help people take more control over our devices. https://sfconservancy.org/news/2020/oct/01/new-copyleft-strategy-launched-with-ARDC-grant/
it's that time of the year https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NU9JoFKlaZ0
So called "both-sides journalism" isn't actually balanced journalism. Not every issue actually has two sides and plenty have more than just two!
We are moving to #Zstandard compression (in place of LZMA) https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/offline-l/2020-September/001625.html
The latest #MediaWiki security release is now available in #Debian https://lists.debian.org/debian-security-announce/2020/msg00174.html
I also updated the packages in my PPA as well.
The newest stable release, 1.35, should be ready for unstable later today or tomorrow.
@legoktm ah, on my printed guide second page: "Your county elections office will begin mailing ballots, similar to the one pictured below, beginning October 5, 2020"
"The fact that the law of the land hinges on the continued health of an 82 or 84 year old judge is bizarre." -- Andrew Yang, 2018
Thanks for everything RBG.
The yearly state of #Rust survey is out.🎉 You can take part until the 24th of September.
Please help the Rust community improve the Rust ecosystem by taking part in the survey. It should take less than 15 minutes:
Discussion at https://github.com/magnusmanske/mediawiki_rust/issues/19
Despite my blinds being closed, I woke up to my entire room having an orange hue. So exactly what gender is your baby?
Google removed @k9mail from the Play Store without prior notice because they objected to the following text in the app description (that has been the same for more than a year):
(People sometimes call K-9: K9, K9 Mail, K-9 Email, K9 Email, K9 E-Mail, k9mail or k9email.)
Reminder that the 2020 US general election has already started:
"Early vote update 9/4: 32 people have cast ballots for the 2020 general election in IL, NC, and SC"
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