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"Many small people who in many small places do many small things that can alter the face of the world"... Always try to be one of this many small people. and all the other stuff which makes the world a better place.

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"What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make." - Jane Goodall

I have to say that I'm really impressed by the first virtual . Wouldn't have expected that it works that well and that it is that much fun to participate. 🙂

Thanks a lot to all the organizers, speakers, people who run the booths, etc! Well done! 👍

Normally I would travel to Brussels for right now. 😢

Not sure how much I will be able to participate at the online event but I hope we all can meet again in Brussels next year!

I'm looking for Sales Engineers, joining my team at !

You are used to work in a international and distributed teams? You have good technical knowledge and like to work closely with customers and partners, helping them to integrate Nextcloud into their environment and use cases? Than you might be the right person!

You can find the detailed job description here:

I would love to hear from you!

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Gerade erst durch den Podcast des @lfdi gelernt das die Landesregierung Baden-Württemberg auch ganz offiziell auf Mastodon ist... Hallo @RegierungBW 👋 Ich hoffe das macht Schule!

All open source licenses are permissive. They give you permission in advance to use the software for any purpose, to improve the software any way you wish and to share the software with whoever you want.

starts to lock out non-official Chrome builds like . The is a cricual infrastructure these days and as such we need independent browsers and rendering engines!

If you care about the free and open web you shouldn't use Chrome based browsers.

Thread with more details:

📢 The FSFE is hiring!

We are looking for a person with a strong technical background to support our projects with software engineering and expertise. It's a part-time position, either in or remote.

Jede(r)™️ hier weiß: WhatsApp und Facebook sammeln die Daten der Nutzenden. Aber was ist daran überhaupt schlimm? Habt ihr mir nen Link zur Weitergabe für Menschen, die sich damit noch nie beschäftigt haben? :boost_ok:

I'm looking for a in-ear (stereo) which works for video conferences on .

Currently I have the Jabre Elite 65t, they work nicely as headphones but the microphone doesn't work on Linux. Unfortunately it is almost impossible to find any information about this on any product description.

Any first-hand experience and recommendations?

Stellungnahme zur Verwendung von Cloud-Software in Schulen:

"Die Einführung von MS 365 im Rahmen der Bildungsplattform würde bei einer Nutzung durch Schülerinnen und Schüler zu einer frühen Prägung auf eine proprietäre Software führen. Dies würde sowohl dem Ziel einer bevorzugten Nutzung freier Lern- und Lehrmaterialien als auch dem Ziel einer auf die Erziehung zur Mündigkeit ausgerichteten Medien- und Verbraucherbildung widersprechen."

I'm really sad to hear that Thomas decided to leave all social networks and with it the development of .

It was always my preferred app for and . I will continue to use it as long as possible and hope that others will pick it up.

I can understand his decision on a personal level and wish him all the best. We should not allow such toxic behavior in our communities and take a clear stance against it.


I'm looking for Free Software success stories in 2020, especially in the education area. Do you know schools which started to organize their home schooling efforts with Free Software during the pandemic? Please share it here:

Sometimes I don't get notified about new messages on my Android phone from my self hosted homeserver. Now I wonder whether my configuration may not be complete. I didn't configured anything related to push notifications and can't find anything about it in the documentation. Do I need to setup my own firebase account and connect it somehow to my homeserver? Or does host a default push proxy?

Hallo, Mastodon! Wir grüßen die Community und mit ihr all jene, die vor uns den Wert einer dezentralen Plattform erkannt haben, die nicht auf die kommerzielle Verwertung persönlicher Daten setzt.

Der LfDI BaWü ist jetzt auch hier. 😊

I consider switching from testing to Thumbleweed on my working laptop. No flamewars, just your first hand experience... Why is it a good or a bad idea?

Langeweile über die Feiertage? Du willst dich über der aktuellen Stand der #Bildungsplattform in BaWü informieren? Fragst Dich schon länger, ob die Ministerin auf unseren offenen Brief geantwortet hat? Wir haben da was für Dich!

Question to the developers: Which IDE do you use and did you managed to enable auto-completion? I discussed it here already a few months ago but without any solution:

I might give it another try the next few weeks. Maybe I find here some developers who can share their best practices and their setup?

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