What’s up everyone? Do you use Linux distributions from multiple branches? For example, Fedora on the Desktop, Elementary on the Laptop, and Postmarket on mobile? Or perhaps something more complicated?

Would it be more advantageous to use Progressive Web Apps on my iPhone as opposed to standard apps? I had heard that this would be better than using the actual apps for privacy. What do you all think?

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This looks interesting!

tindie.com/products/sqfmi/watc
TL;DR: Opensource smart watch with e-Paper display!

Can't wait for a phone with same type display!

What OS do you all run? I’ve used Fedora, Ubuntu, and Manjaro. I’m really liking Fedora right now. I’m very interested in Silverblue too. I think I’m going to try Qubes and then decide where I want to stop. Distrohopping is a lot of work!

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Day 99 of the Series:

I wrote just about two months ago about how @PINE64 and Mycroft could be a match made in heaven. I haven't changed my mind in the slightest. In fact, I think Pine64 might be a great opportunity for a third party speaker using Pine64 hardware and Mycroft AI software.

mikestone.me/pinecroft

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Anyone here daily QubesOs? I find the premise extremely interesting!

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I should not be surprised at shitty people being shitty. But I am.

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Also, for many people today or tomorrow are the first days they listen to Christmas music. While I have been listening since November 1st, here is a song recommendation: Christmas Dream by Perry Como. Happy Holidays to anyone celebrating anything these next months!

Wishing everyone celebrating a Happy Thanksgiving! I am thankful to the FOSS Community and all the wonderful projects created. May we all continue to create a more free, private internet!

Here is a question, are there any Smarthome devices/software being developed open-source and/or privacy minded? I have not found much online. In addition, any Siri/Google Assistant competitors being developed? While both of these technologies are almost at their basic core an agent against privacy, I am interested in if anything is being created in these spaces.

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Make no mistake, Rudy Giuliani has always been a piece of shit. If you have the time "Giuliani Time" is a great expose of his time as mayor of New York Shitty, when he laid siege at black and brown folks via the brutality of the NYPD

youtube.com/watch?v=h0J0e7-zwz

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Wow, huge actively-exploited backdoors on cheap Jetstream and Wavlink routers sold at Walmart, Amazon, and eBay. Buyer beware...

cybernews.com/security/walmart

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So nice to have all of my computers back on hard wired networking. I had forgotten how solid and reliable 1Gb ethernet is compared to even fast-ish wifi.

What does everyone here like to use for instant messaging/video calls? I use Signal, which I like decent enough. I have heard that Element is pretty good, but wanted to see what everyone else thought.

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This is a really significant improvement bringing the one step closer to being daily-driver ready. Alongside battery life improvements, 60hz responsive LCD and touch panel, stable BT and functional convergence docking - we're getting there.
Bravo to all developers!

twitter.com/ManjaroLinux/statu

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Massachusetts voters pass right-to-repair expansion opening up car data

engadget.com/motor-vehicle-dat

Some good news from the US elections today :)

Anyone here watching the World Series this week? Who do you want to win? I’m rooting for the Dodgers, but that’s because I’m a salty Yankees fan. I wanted the Braves to go all the way too, but alas, here we are.

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