"I am going to write a complete Unix-compatible software system called GNU (for Gnu's Not Unix), and give it away free to everyone who can use it." - This was the birth of / happy birthday and thanks for this enormous gift! gnu.org/gnu/initial-announceme

I'm looking forward to give a lecture about the history and philosophy of Free Software at the TU Dresden... First slide is already done. Not sure if I will keep the title but that's my current catchy tune when I think about the content. 😉

I use now to enable comments and to show likes and reshares on my otherwise static webpage. I wrote a small JavaScript and PHP script for it which you can find here: gitlab.com/BeS/hugo-sustain-ng Feel free to reuse it. 🙂

Noch beunruhigender finde ich, dass ich der aktuellen Regierung so wie sie momentan aufgestellt ist nicht zutraue damit angemessen umzugehen. Ich hoffe ich werde eines besseren belehrt.
RT @GrueneBundestag@twitter.com Der Chef des Verfassungsschutzes verbreitet rechte Verschwörungstheorien. Das ist ein unfassbarer Vorgang. @KonstantinNotz@twitter.com zu , , .

Es genügt nicht "die digitale Welt nur zu verstehen, man muss dann auch anfangen, sie zu verändern" - In nur einem Jahr hat Roland Hummel der Uni das Thema schmackhaft gemacht und dabei gezeigt, wie erfolgreicher Aktivismus im 21. Jahrhundert aussieht. unauf.de/2018/der-marsch-durch

I live on the Republic, and like to travel the sea, 3 hills, the ocean and the sea... 🙂 How about you?

Why did the municipality of choose ? Silva Arapi at the Nextcloud conference is sharing the work done until now, challenges faced and future plans for implementing other solutions.

"We are excited to announce that through a partnership with Platforms and Waffle Computer, millions of routers will be equipped with , bringing , and file exchange to their users" nextcloud.com/blog/japan-to-ad

Today the conference started. Sadly I can't attend this year but I wish everyone a great time! Don't miss it if you have a chance to go there, even on short notice. That's the place to be if you care about software freedom in the cloud! nextcloud.com/conf/

RT @itsjamesherring@twitter.com
A street artist has been improving Facebook billboards across London.

h/t @protestencil@twitter.com

RT @larissa_hinz@twitter.com
Im vergangenen Steuerjahr habe ich einen Betrag X gezahlt. Zum Steuerbescheid hier in Australien gehört auch eine Auflistung, wofür der Staat mein Geld ausgegeben hat.
—> Ein Ausschnitt:

RT @sleepypioneer@twitter.com
Lets get some more women speaking at @Nextclouders@twitter.com conference! 💪

@jonatoni@twitter.com @xh3n1@twitter.com @TeamPopcornBer@twitter.com @ArapiSilva@twitter.com @ Camila via @jospoortvliet @osdiversity

Is this a native Mastodon app and a native newspaper app? No, although it looks like it is. It is just the awesome Web feature which can turn a web page into a desktop app. I really like it and use it more and more.

Why Free Software need free tools? Because we shouldn't be hypocrats. We, as developers, have to listen to our own arguments when we say that the openes of our software is the reason to chose our software in order to avoid vendor lock-in and for security and privacy reasons. youtube.com/watch?v=U_nK6nP_RC



EU parliament calls for to be pulled until US complies. Don't want to wait until the legal stuff is sorted out, if it will happen at all? Chose today and host your data at a secure, trusted and legally compliant location. techcrunch.com/2018/07/05/eu-p


Some impression from my talk at the about software freedom in the cloud, earlier today. I got a lot of positive feedback and had many followup discussions.



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