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@Mehrad @smxi visibility it needs! Let us see how this works at #fediverse

Guys @ @omgubuntu @itsfoss @CKsTechnologyNews @LinuxGuides @boilingsteam maybe can use #inxi as a topic of discussion for your next article. It is a tool used to display system hardware and software info. And it supports themes (well, color schemes)!

#softwarefinder #linux #terminal #cli #commandlineinterface

A big shout out to @smxi for one of the most underrated and underappreciated CLI tools ever: inxi, a full featured CLI system information tool for and

The inxi is written in and can use some love from the perl savvy community. At the moment it has 15 open issues 7 of which is marked as "Help Wanted". All issues are extensively documented as far as I checked. So take a look at the issues and see if you can contribute if you can:

github.com/smxi/inxi/issues

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Yesterday we talked about Ola Bini, an activist and programmer, who was arrested for exposing a security flaw in a govt database.

The prosecution troublingly suggested that his use of @torproject@twitter.com indicated he was engaged in criminal activity.

2/

hrw.org/news/2021/11/10/when-d

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Briar 1.4 released - offline app sharing, message transfer via SD cards and USB sticks

briarproject.org/news/2021-bri

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I was searching my online presence that I stumbled upon githubpk.com and for some F.ed up reason it spontaneously compared me with Facebook! For real! and guess who "won" the comparison 😒

It even goes as far as "facebook is the winner" and also "facebook is better than mmahmoudian" (which is my github username)

On the positive side, Facebook as a mega corp is only about 10% "better" than me :allthethings:

I just realized that 's motto/slogan is "Because ignorance is bliss". Perhaps the best usage of this infamous phrase imho 😆

PrivateBin is PHP-based and can definitely use some contribution from the community:
github.com/PrivateBin/PrivateB

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I've put this on #reddit and it goes viral with 25k likes. #mastodon thank me later, my inbox has 500 questions about #fediverse and co.

Some help would be nice.
redd.it/qsbg5w

@DeveloperMemes

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First appearance of Pishu in Fediverse. Trying to distract my attention from my Doom Emacs and coding :ablobcatbongo:

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In case you missed it: Session now has a lightpaper.

If you want to take a look under the hood, but you're not a trained mechanic, don't worry. Our lightpaper will still give you a great understanding of how and why we built Session.

#GetSession

getsession.org/lightpaper/pdf

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Today is Aaron Swartz birthday. Because of him, we have Creative Commons (development), Reddit (co-founder), Watchdog.net, Open Library, DeadDrop, Progressive Change Campaign Committee, Demand Progress (co-founder), ThoughtWorks, and Tor2web.
#AaronSwartz

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Stockholm’s official schools app was a disaster. So annoyed parents built their own open source version — a good case for open APIs

See wired.com/story/sweden-stockho

#technology #schools #sweden #opensource

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for good Monday morning start you need good humor have a nice week guys ^^

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Linux users mostly install neofetch to have a system info tool
But look at these alternatives:
github.com/nnbnh/bfetch
A dynamic fetch displayer which rearrange when the size of your terminal change.

gitlab.com/jschx/ufetch
Minimal and tiny

github.com/Macchina-CLI/macchi
A cool rust info tool

github.com/K4rakara/freshfetch
Another rust alternative

github.com/dylanaraps/pfetch
The POSIX sh info tool

github.com/KittyKatt/screenFet

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I wonder Why does not have a high-res icon (at least on my machine). Does anyone know how I can substitute it with a high-res icon on my Manjaro KDE?

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