Well, looks like News app is up and running. Let's hope it stays that way \o/

Sorry once again everyone it took so long to fix, but there was a lot of things on our heads (both disroot and non-disroot related) that made the whole process that much longer.

Brilliant project that tidies up public domain ebooks.

Gutenberg and Internet Archive are wonderful resources, but the texts are poorly formatted for actual use, especially on ereaders.

This is a volunteer driven initiative to bring these texts up to date with modern standards and make them look as good as possible on the page.

standardebooks.org/

📭 📭 New webmail!📬 📬

Starting from June 8th, we are going to replace the current webmail (powered by Rainloop) with a brand new toy powered by Roundcube.

Read more at:

disroot.org/en/blog/roundcube

Announcing the SourceHut project hub 🎉

sourcehut.org/blog/2020-04-30-

I don't usually explicitly ask for shares, but this is a big deal for SourceHut - the project hub solves one of our major goals for the alpha. Please help spread the word ❤️

This is it, after 6 months of work, #Funkwhale 0.21 is now officially published 🎉

Have a look at blog.funkwhale.audio/~/Announc for a quick summary of the changes included in this release, or dive into the full changelog ;)

docs.funkwhale.audio/changelog

"Stop Making Students Use Eclipse", because I think that #ComputerScience education sucks and we should do better.

nora.codes/post/stop-making-st

Hello there! #Funkwhale 0.21 is almost out. We've published our first release candidate this morning, and we encourage you to try it.

All the instructions to test it can be found at governance.funkwhale.audio/d/S (and you can also share your feedback / issues there)

If everything goes well, we should have a proper release published around April 21 🎉

Please write to #ICANN and the US #InternetSociety expressing your support for the .org domain to be managed by a #cooperative owned by its users, not sold off to a private company (Ethos) as proposed by the #InternetSociety.

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We have so fucked up package systems, with such ridiculous requirements, non-replicable environments, absurd and obscure packaging tools, and then we go and rant that the world has filled with Electron applications.

If you are a developer of free Android software you might be interested in this job opportunity posted by the GNU Taler project: forum.f-droid.org/t/gnu-taler-

It's specifially targeting F-Droid :).

#foss #jobs #android #fdroid #gnu #taler

The best thing about UDP jokes is that I don’t care if you get it.

Our lead developer was recently laid off from his job, your support via Patreon, Open Collective and other platforms means a lot during this difficult time.

We've come too far to give up now, progress may be slower for the next few weeks.

To everyone who still makes text-based tutorials, thank you!

I'd much rather follow a text tutorial than wait 15+ minutes for a video tutorial to load.

Your work is very much underappreciated. Thanks again! 💜

The problem with Google reCAPTCHA is that when I get it wrong, it doesn't tell me what I got wrong. How do I get better at being human?

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