At this point most of the day to day work necessary to keep #FDroid up and running is contributed by volunteers.
If you like our project you can help too! Here's how to get started contributing: https://f-droid.org/contribute
If you've got enough on your plate already we also accept donations: https://f-droid.org/donate
We're very happy to announce a new era in Tor: Arti, a pure-Rust Tor implementation.
Thanks to funding from ZcashOMG, we can finally move the Arti project up in our priorities list! https://blog.torproject.org/announcing-arti
Google moving away from the open APK format to a proprietary Android app format locked to Google Play.
Even if you believe that the OpenAI Codex isn't a derivative source work, it is _definitely_ object code under the definition given in the GPL, which means they are still required to open source...
👩🔧 Help Wanted 👷
Dear Fedizens, we need your help..
We want to launch our Humane Tech Translation Program (HTTP) so we can spread info on the state of tech - their harms and solutions - across the world.
Are you in?
Boosts much appreciated :)
The site to fork lives here: https://fediverse.codeberg.page/
Coming soon, in Tor Browser 10.5: improved user experience of connecting to the Tor network. Say goodbye to Tor Launcher. 👋
Thank you 🙏
This isn't strictly related to the Fediverse, but if you're interested in decentralised social media you might want to try the peer-to-peer @manyver_se at:
It doesn't have any servers, users connect directly to each other, and store personal data on their computer or phone.
It's part of the Scuttlebutt network, and is an attempt to make it more user friendly for non-technical people.
I can unfollow crossposter's accounts, but I don't want to unfollow everyone who boosts a twitter crosspost.
Please, #fediverse, let's boost the fediverse, not twitter. If we want to share a good tweet, let's treat it like any other URL from the web.
stands for Be For Artists. A reminder to develop for the user, not the programmer.
🎉 Owncast 0.0.3 is out! 🎉
This is pretty amazing! An open-source video streaming service that comes with batteries included: live chat, adaptive bitrate streaming, an admin interface.
Think of it as a self-hosted Twitch alternative!
Check out the demo instance: https://watch.owncast.online/
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!