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Added a "good first ticket" label for aerc issues if anyone wants to try their hand at some Go code

todo.sr.ht/~sircmpwn/aerc2?sea

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Mobilizon, the upcoming open federated alternative to Facebook Events, has reached its first crowdfunding goal of €20k, which covers development of the events sotware itself:

joinmobilizon.org/en/

The next goal, €35k, covers federation through ActivityPub, which will let people on the Fediverse share and join events. This could be crucial to helping many more people leave Facebook 👍

You can donate at the link above, and follow them on here at:

@mobilizon

#Alternatives #DeleteFacebook

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love 2 code, just fucken... love it. declaring variables, implementing, functions? yeah it's great it's the best

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Any creative types open to helping make a cool SVG to teach people aerc's default keybindings?

@Curator

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I'd love to form a co-op of marginalized folks that want to work in this FOSS space. We could push actual social change forward. I don't know where we'd start, though, or who our customers would be.
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France's largest free software organisation @Framasoft has just launched a crowdfunding campaign for an open federated events tool, Mobilizon:

joinmobilizon.org/en/

Mobilizon would replace Facebook Events and similar closed services.

It would use ActivityPub, so people would be able to organise events on the Fediverse.

You can also follow its Mastodon account here:

@mobilizon

#Mobilizon #DeleteFacebook #Events #Alternatives #Fediverse

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Our sensitive and private health information belongs to us! It should not be put into large proprietary software and servers. #SoftwareFreedom is a human health issue!

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My favorite thing about viewing text email versions by default is no one knows your reading them.

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A community member wants to start working on a native desktop client for #Funkwhale, but is looking for someone with UX/UI #Design skills to ensure the client is usable and well-designed.

If you want to see this happen and are willing to get involved, please get in touch!

governance.funkwhale.audio/d/N

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Purism will allow bigoted content on their servers Show more

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the year is 2030
lynx has 80% of browser share, other browsers are scrambling to add gopher support

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@sjw

The Indian Ocean Territory (.io) was created when the Chagos Archipelago was illegally split off from Mauritius during the fall of the British Empire.

Shortly after, the 3000 islanders who had been there for generations were forcibly evicted and deported to Seychelles, Mauritius and the UK. Their pets were killed and their belongings destroyed. This was all done to make way for a US military base, from which they bomb South Asia.

The islanders have been prevented from returning ever since. Using .io domain names directly supports ongoing colonialism.

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Today the Game Boy turns 30!

To celebrate, I’m finally releasing #WideGB, an emulator modified that peeks beyond the boundaries of Game Boy games.

Happy birthday! 🎂 #retrogaming

kemenaran.winosx.com/posts/wid

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