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Seriously, can be gorgeous if you want it to be. Why does everyone in computer science insist on reading ugly papers!?

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TFW you wrote a beautiful paper and then have to format it in

Thanks to the tireless work of Vince, you can now conveniently install on your using the !

But wait, there's more! If you find that does not work for you yet, the Installer has got you covered. Just run the installer again select to switch back. on phones has never been easier!


Move at a reasonable speed and occasionally try your best to improve things somewhat.

Wanna help me test the next point-release of the ? Not as exciting as the last ones, just some error handling improvements. Still good, though, as it includes prerequisites for an upcoming device! @ubports

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Just released UBports Installer 0.7.2-beta with major redesign to the background library handling device communication to make smoother procedures such as installing other operating systems on the Volla Phone.
Further details can be found at:

#UBports #UBportsInstaller #UbuntuTouch #VollaPhone

You know, Jeff's absolutely right. The fact that he's making his first trillion while small businesses are defaulting left and right and people are being kicked out of their homes is a thing you shouldn't be ignoring.

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i don't know about you, but i'm pretty sure most of my stress comes from the fact that fuckers like that are massively profiting from exploiting workers during a pandemic while tech bros are applauding their super deep aphorisms

The automatic reporting prompt has only been live a little over a day and we're already seeing a ton of reports from systems in the wild. 127 runs, and counting! This is going to be invaluable for improving the @ubports installer! See for yourself:

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We can hardly keep counting releases of UBports Installer, but are still excited about our very latest. Version 0.6.0 beta comes with:
Completion of automatic bug reporting, a ton of bug fixes, and in addition a new step to enable support for upcoming devices.

More details on the release notes:
#UBports #UBportsInstaller #smartphones

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Destructuring assignments in JavaScript, combined with the ternary operator on object values is quite succinct yet expressive.


const { proxyType, proxyProtocol } = originalProtocol === 'ws' ? { proxyType: 'WebSocket', proxyProtocol: 'wss' } : { proxyType: 'HTTP', proxyProtocol: 'https' }

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