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#LibreSheets (3/3) 

LibreSheets will have at least :
*Sheets management (all songs, grouped per ensemble and set lists)
*Non-destructive PDF editing¹ and annotation² (1]cropping, merging/splitting and fine-grained rotation. 2]stamps, highlight)
*Support for PDF and midi-files (and hopefully more, like multiple image files)
*Auto-scrolling, Bluetooth pedal control and link-to (for D.C./D.S. and Coda jumps etc)

Suggestions and contributions are very welcome and I will create a Git project ASAP!

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"Fennec F-Droid, which is F-Droid’s unbranded Firefox build, updated to v60, finally bringing all Firefox quantum improvements to android.

By the way, several people told us they find the icon ugly. Think you can do better? Here’s your chance! Send us a new design, and we might make it the official new Fennec F-Droid icon!" according to the latest TWiF @fdroidorg

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Weird that you couldn't downgrade, but at least the workaround worked.

Base system install works, but KDE just doesn't want to boot; in both VirtualBox and KVM 😖

I've gone through all prerequisites and installation of this page:

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Now that cars have become rolling smartphones, it's been pretty disappointing to see them copy some of the worst practices from the smartphone world. I wrote an article that talks about some of those problems. [CW: Tesla negativity]

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I am really not sure whether adding freedesktop (sub-) categories to is worth it at all:

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Most of our logo files are hosted on @github. Grab them and create some cool PC or mobile wallpapers to share with our community!

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PixelDroid is a FOSS app for using PixelFed (the Fediverse's alternative to Instagram). You can follow PixelDroid at:

➡️ @PixelDroid

The official site is at

PixelDroid has just been released on F-Droid at

You can find out more about PixelFed from its site at

You can join a PixelFed instance at

#PixelDroid #PixelFed #Apps #FOSS #Fediverse #FLOSS #Libre #FreeSoftware #OpenSource #Photography

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Story found! It's "Profession" by Asimov, from 1957.

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Colpipe breach 


It's not THAT weird though.

There are two scenarios.

Scenario 1: the billing system goes offline, you keep supplying oil, after a bit of legal back and forth with your customers you end up losing some income.

Scenario 2: you don't run the risk of missing income by shutting it all down.

Which would the shareholders prefer? And why would the effects of their choices on the rest of the country even factor into their decisions?

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I seem to be picking up followers here *faster* now that I announced my intention to leave (going to ) which is odd to say the least.

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I have just had the best week in a very long time. I went back to pre-pandemic work for the first time since 17th March last year.

It is was wonderful. Truly wonderful. I was working with my good friends, whom I've sorely missed, doing the job I love!

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#FollowFriday / #FF recap of this week's recommended follows:

🌟 @bookwyrm - Free open Fediverse alternative to GoodReads, discuss books with others

🌟 @nextcloud - Self-hosted cloud for sharing files, collaboration, messaging etc

🌟 @marinauts - Video essays about gaming and other topics

🌟 & - Fediverse blogging platform, FOSS alternative to Medium

🌟 @Cosmobotic - Tattoo artist with fun designs

🌟 & - Music and podcast platform on the Fediverse

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uftp is a really interesting software/protocol for broadcasting files

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I want to hear non-Linux-y keyboard nerds’ takes on the new System76 Launch Configurable Keyboard!

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Want to make progress on your big goals/projects?

Use this Weekly Review...

✔️ HOW far did you get on key priorities this week?

✔️ WHAT worked well and what did not?

✔️ WHY did these work? Or not work?

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Pronunciation /kəmˈpjuːt(ə)rəsi/
Knowledge of or skill in using computers; the quality or state of being computerate.

1960s; earliest use found in The Times. Either from computer + -acy, after literacy, or a blend of computer and literacy.


There is a sense that young people are computerate. It's like suggesting that eating food means you are a good cook, or driving a car means you are a mechanic. Temper your expectations.

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To the lovers of the night: Our documentation now got a dark theme if your browser is set up to use a darker colour scheme.
Check it out (and feel free to contribute 😉):

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Add your own touch with our new admin dashboard settings.

Available soon! #pixelfed

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