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I even went through this hard effort to write a special limerick just for this occasion! :D I hope you enjoy it! I worked real hard.
There was once a cool person on Fedi
Who might've known this fact already
So they clicked on this post
Then expecting the most
I betrayed them because I'm not a poet.
The first Librem 5 smartphones are shipping https://puri.sm/posts/first-librem-5-smartphones-are-shipping/ “This is a big moment, not just for us as a company, but for everyone concerned about issues of privacy, security, and user freedom. The Librem 5 represents years of work, building the software and hardware required to make this phone a reality.” - Todd Weaver, founder and CEO of #Purism #Librem5 #Librem5Aspen #Linux #LinuxPhone #LinuxMobile #GNOME #FOSS
We have an AMA coming up on /r/privacy on Friday 16:30 UK (GMT+1) to discuss all things Matrix - particularly the conclusions to all the privacy work outlined in https://matrix.org/blog/2019/06/30/tightening-up-privacy-in-matrix/. Thanks to the mods for the invite! Be there or be 🔲. https://www.reddit.com/r/privacy/comments/d8pe9x/ama_with_matrixorg_project_lead_friday_27
Attackers are spreading fake versions of Proton #Android apps to gain access to people’s devices. Learn how to protect your device from fake Proton apps:
The @blender community have done it again! Behold Spring, Blender's new film. Beautiful designs and fantastic effects show how you can create professional, Hollywood-grade CGI using Free Software. Congrats Blender!
We're on Mastodon! A big thanks to Fosstodon for the help! We'll be posting updates and news about LibreOffice, along with tips and tricks for using the software.
I am just brainstorming things for ActivityPub.dev. the easy things are:
- Educational materials
- Document conventions
The hard one is:
- Donation-driven open collective that provides stipends to devs building ActivityPub projects
Not sure if there's any interest in the latter
The Disease of More - Mark Manson - Pocket
Success is often the first step toward disaster. The idea of progress is often the enemy of actual progress.
So many exciting things happening with ActivityPub projects recently!
- mastodon adds registration api
- pleroma stable release, tons of updates
- prismo has a new logo and version
- anfora has a surge of recent development
- florence gaining traction
- fedilab adds support for non-masto projects
- funkwhale hosts sync meetings to coordinate project dev
- WriteAs announces WriteAs Labs
- Spritely releases Golem demo
And lots more! #activityPub
It's public now! Spritely (and myself) have been awarded a Samsung Stack Zero grant! I'm funded for the next two years to bring ActivityPub and the fediverse to the next level. Secure interactions, object capabilities, p2p content delivery, all that stuff! https://samsungnext.com/whats-next/category/podcasts/decentralization-samsung-next-stack-zero-grant-recipients/