Solving a smaller problem with a bigger problem. #hype
Can we protect privacy and the planet at the same time?🤔
We shared our results at FOSSCON last week. Read about it here: https://www.freedomboxfoundation.org/news/fosscon_2019/
26 years strong! Happy Anniversary! Happy #DebianDay!
Debian celebrates 26 years! https://bits.debian.org/2019/08/debian-turns-26.html
ICYMI: In July, the FreedomBox Foundation sent its Vice President, Danny Haidar, to Debian's annual conference, #DebConf.
Though we met many new faces, attending DebConf felt like more of a reunion than an introduction. And we have A LOT of news to share!
Read the highlights here:
#github blocking accounts in Iran and other countries
@firstname.lastname@example.org #centralization #floss
'I’ve met a bunch of hardware engineers and I’ve made a point about asking each of them how they feel about using a single chip for multiple users. This is, of course, the use case of the cloud. All of the hardware engineers either laugh or are horrified and the resounding reaction is “you’d be crazy to think hardware was ever intended to be used for isolating multiple users safely.”'
#Nim 0.20.2 has been released!
Today I learned: #nim has had since version 0.15 a multisync macro/pragma which allows you to define a function that works as both sync and async. Obvious yet magical!
My personal journey from MIT to GPL at https://drewdevault.com/2019/06/13/My-journey-from-MIT-to-GPL.html - discuss at https://freepo.st/freepost.cgi/post/2guhuo7gvq #freepost
If you want to use the Fediverse through a Facebook-style interface, you may want to try Friendica.
Some good instances to sign up at:
You can use Friendica through the @fedilab app.
It federates through ActivityPub with Mastodon etc and it also lets you follow RSS feeds as if they were users.
The developers are very active with regular new releases.
#Friendica #Facebook #Alternatives #DeleteFacebook #ReplaceFacebook
#Nim v. 0.20.0 has been released. https://nim-lang.org/blog/2019/06/06/version-0200-released.html
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