I've explored into the topic and produced some sample #benchmarks in this article. 👇
There are a lot of positive aspects: absolutely silent, doesn’t heat up, amazing battery life but I’m not that impress by the software.
I have a Thinkpad X1 Carbon from 2015 running #elementaryos and apps like Firefox often lauch more quickly on the Thinkpad. Updates on the Mac take so much time in comparaison. Time Machine, the backup app, is still extremely slow.
We're excited to announce the official release of GNOME 40! After countless hours of work from the GNOME community, this release brings many exciting updates!
See the release highlights at https://forty.gnome.org/
Or view all the details in our release notes: https://help.gnome.org/misc/release-notes/40.0/
Two weeks in and I've been having fun with elementary development. With some updates for indicators and the Files app, I feel like I'm starting to get the hang of things. #elementaryos
libhandy 1.2 just got released! 🎉 It comes with new cool widgets and many fixes, more at https://adrienplazas.com/blog/2021/03/12/libhandy-1-2.html.
Can we please, please – PLEASE! not make the nonsensical US date format month/day/year the default in applications? 🤦♂️
PRE 👏 TTY 👏 PLEASE
And to all users of that format: it makes no sense, it's counter-intuitive, it makes collaboration frustrating, it introduces inconsistencies and errors... Just stop. Please. Use international standards.
(And don't get me started on your other units of weights, volumes and distances. Bloody hell.)
Boost if I'm right.
Incredible quality of artwork in the submissions for the @inkscape 1.1 splash screen competition. So many world class artists "drawing freely" using #OpenSource. Warms the cockles of my heart 💕 https://inkscape.org/gallery/=about-screen-contest/contest-for-11/
#Security #InfoSec : Check your #Gmail and #Hotmail accounts (or get away from them) « More than 3.2 billion unique pairs of cleartext emails and passwords have just been leaked on a popular hacking forum, aggregating past leaks from Netflix, LinkedIn, Exploit.in, Bitcoin and more. This leak is comparable to the Breach Compilation of 2017, in which 1.4 billion credentials were leaked » ⚠️ https://cybernews.com/news/largest-compilation-of-emails-and-passwords-leaked-free/
"Open-source contributors say they'll pull out of Qt as LTS release goes commercial-only"
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