Be sure to open AppCenter and hit “Update All” today; a local user vulnerability was discovered by the Qualys Security Advisory team and has been patched and made available to users of elementary OS thanks to the quick work of the Canonical security team.

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Just bought @danrabbit’s lovely Harvey app on the @elementary App Centre. It tells you the WCAG colour contrast between any two colours you pick on screen.

If you’re an indie dev, consider making apps for the elementary OS App Centre as a small tech alternative to the iOS/Google app stores.

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Next live stream: Free and Open Education with Pine64 and elementary OS

We’ll be joined by Nicolas Vivant, CIO of the city of Fontaine, who oversaw the deployment of 200+ elementary OS PCs and Debian servers in schools. Our other guests are Cassidy James Blaede (elementary OS), Lukasz Erecinski (Pine64), and Pernille Tranberg (Data Ethics EU).

Thursday, Jan 14, 2021 – 5PM Cork (UTC +0) / 12PM NY (UTC -5) / 9AM SF (UTC -8)


We’re ringing in the new year by looking at what we accomplished in 2020, and looking ahead to 2021. 🍾

Wow it has been a year! In our latest blog post takes a look back at what all we accomplished in spite of 2020 being... the way it was

As we celebrate the holidays, we’d like to thank the open source projects on which elementary OS is built. From Linux and Ubuntu to GNOME and GTK, each project is a gift to the ecosystem. Be sure to thank an open source project or developer this season!

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Went on a podcast! For those interested in the open source side of things...

Special mention to the @elementary team for their support and for helping us spread the word about Plausible! ❤️

Catch the latest episode of the Electromaker Show for their thoughts about elementary OS on Raspberry Pi (and Pinebook Pro)! Jump to 34:43 for that, or watch the whole show for lots of Raspberry Pi and maker news. :)

Want to support elementary OS? Become a member on Patreon to get our newsletter, get exclusive swag, and more!

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Just merged for elementary OS 6: Caps Lock and Num Lock indicators! You’ll be able to turn them on in the Keyboard Settings—especially handy for laptops that don’t have their own indicator light.

We have also mirrored to Odysee (powered by LBRY), if that’s more your jam:

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You might notice our YouTube channel has gotten some attention lately. 👀 Make sure you’re subscribed, we’re planning to make better use of the channel from now on!

We’ve heard some folks are interested running elementary OS on Raspberry Pi, so we’re expanding out experimental Early Access builds to include the Raspberry Pi 4 series, including that shiny new Raspberry Pi 400! Just in time to snag one for the holidays.

One of the most hotly-requested features for elementary OS is proper multi-touch gestures, and we hear you. Learn about the work going into elementary OS 6, our swipiest OS release ever.️

Christmas is right around the corner! I bet someone you love could use a computer running elementary OS 😉

When we talk about privacy, we actually mean it—we don’t just protect your data from others, but from ourselves as well. Learn how and why we design and develop products that truly respect your privacy:

We are proud to be a Supporter-level Sponsor of the Linux App Summit! We leverage the unique combination of top-notch UX and the world-changing power of Open Source to deliver both elementary OS and AppCenter, and we support the future of apps on Linux.

Hey quick question! Why did you switch to elementary OS?

Dark style support is shaping up rather nicely for elementary OS 6! Read the latest on our blog from Daniel Foré to hear where we are with the dark style, plus why it is a bigger challenge than one might expect on the surface.

We’re sponsoring because elementary OS is the platform for killer apps!

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