October News Update:
- New Pine Store
- #PinePhone @ManjaroLinux CE box + image
- PinePhone Qi charging, NFC & keyboard
- #PineTime progress & more
Help us design the next mobile PINE64 platform: the PineCom!
3 GB Version: https://pine64.com/product/pinephone-community-edition-manjaro-with-convergence-package-limited-edition-linux-smartphone/
2 GB Version: https://pine64.com/product/pinephone-community-edition-manjaro-limited-edition-linux-smartphone/
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/ManjaroLinux/status/1311728572374147073
The first photo taken on a #pinephone that's focussed.
Now I have a WIP kernel branch with OV5640 autofocus working
At last, our Pine Store is back, and better than ever before!
More info here: https://forum.pine64.org/showthread.php?tid=11618
Not really the sort of news we wanted to give today, but it's important nonetheless: https://www.pine64.org/2020/09/17/psa-vulnerability-disclosure-2020-09-17/
September Blog Update Time!
- We're an Arm ecosystem partner now!
- New and improved Pine Store upcoming
- #PinebookPro production delay due to LCD shortage
- #PineTab new image releases
- #PinePhone Manjaro CE preorders start Sept. 17
- #PinePhone camera developments
- p-boot multi-image loader
We are upgrading the #PINE64 cluster to make it more reliable and easier to maintain remotely.
Scheduled downtime 12 Sept. at 11 AM CET (5/6AM CDT/EDT).
Services will be offline no longer than 5hrs.
Pine Store will remain operational.
New Pine Store (WIP pictures) with more payment options (Stripe) being built. We are, however, struggling with crypto payments (@BTCPayServer), since we haven't received a response from
Bitstamp as of today. We won't use Kraken - their form requires disclosure of private info.
* Regular CE - 2GB RAM/ 16GB eMMC
* Convergence Package - 3GB RAM/ 32GB eMMC bundled with a USB-C dock.
Pre-orders open mid September.
...and yes, I just had to redraft this toot. Thanks to people who very quickly pointed out that 2020 - 1995 does not equal 15. 🙃
Happy 25th birthday to Windows 95!
It's not Linux or FOSS of any kind, but its design metaphors heavily influenced nearly every desktop interface to come after.
It (or one of its later W9x descendants) were also the first OS for a large number of people, including the person writing this toot 😊.
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