Say Hi to #WinterCMS!
WinterCMS is Free/Libre and Open Source project.It is forked from OctoberCMS by its maintainers after it turned into a proprietary software a while ago. Now it will be developed by the community, for the community again.
#Plume started 2021 by releaseing version 0.6.0. This version includes several security and bug fixes and has improved support for bidirectional text, meaning it can handle RTL and LTR text at the same time.
Plume in a Free/Libre and Open Source software for making independent network of instances which are interconnected.
It is for 4 years that #github refuses to add RTL support. This is while resolving the issue is very easy and could be done in 10 min if github front-end was a Free Software.
This is one of many reasons to leave this platform. Specially when there are much better and #FLOSS y solutions out in the market.
#WordPess 5.5 Released!
Named “Eckstine” in honor of Billy Eckstine, this latest and greatest version of WordPress is available for download or update in your dashboard.
More than 800 people across the world contriuted to this release.
Read more: https://wordpress.org/news/2020/08/eckstine/
#FreeSoftware community in Iran has conducted several online programs during the #COVID19 pandemic. Such commitment to keep Free Software events alive during such critical situation is inspiring and deserves to be appreciated. Well done!
One can see announcement for [some of] their programs in this account:
If you know any other #FLOSS programs, please share with others
Just have a look on this amazing video and see how one can make rich intro.
Thanks to the development team.
This is disappointing to see such unethical move by leading #FreeSoftware projects. This happens while #gitlab and #gitea are very much mature and even far ahead of github. For translation also #weblate is a very much capable #FLOSS platform.
Let's react and change their mind to remain ethical.
Try to talk to your community about solutions such as:
In two cases on github, I am discussing to change "Open Source" into "Free/Libre and Open Source".
What to anticipate?
Either because of natural disasters (Earthquake or tsonami) or political disasters (such as what happend in #Kashmir or now in #Iran), you may lose your #internet connection. Before that happen, discover apps like #Briar.
Briar let you build secure connection locally with people around you for messaging or even blog posting.
I used to be a professional photo editor who edited photography books using #photoshop #lightroom. As I introduced to #FreeSoftware idea, I stopped using any #adobe products. I stopped photo editing for three years to help myself unlearning and forgeting my habits.
Now, it seems I am ready to stand up again but with Free Software. Yesterday, I seriously started using #darktable for editing my raw photos and I was just impressed. Soon I will share why
Informing, educating and motivating migration to #FreeSoftware
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