Jeff boosted
Fedi is the most strange thing in the world.

On normal social media, you write a message and people just ignore it forever.

Here, you write a message, it stays ignored for 1 or 2 years, and then all of a sudden, for no reason, with no explanation, someone finds it somehow, boosts it, and it gets 200 likes and 120 boosts.

What the fuck.

I'm sure someone will boost this message in 2021 or 2022.
debnyan_himeko.png
Jeff boosted

A new year is coming... And a new major release of LibreOffice! Help us to test the new features, and squash any bugs before it goes live in February 2022: qa.blog.documentfoundation.org

Jeff boosted

#AndroidAppRain 🌦️ arrived at @fdroidorg again, this time with 59 updates and 3 new apps:

* ADBio: nix "Ade, Bio" (and no Bio for AD either). ADB i/o. Toggle USB Debugging on/of with a single tap on the widget. Needs root to achieve that.
* Open Pros & Cons: decision helper
* Toadua: collaborative Toaq dictionary

Enjoy your #android #foss #apps from #fdroid :awesome:

Jeff boosted

I've recently been trying out as a desktop client, and I've really been liking it. The only issue I have with it (which is admittedly niche) that will keep me from using it long term is it doesn't have access to the instance admin tools. If you're not an instance admin or moderator, I highly suggest giving it a look.

nicolasconstant.github.io/seng

Jeff boosted

EU companies issues formal complaint against Microsoft OneDrive Windows integration
Nextcloud and almost 30 other European companies have filed a complaint about Microsoft's anti-competitive behavior with its OneDrive cloud storage offering.

zdnet.com/article/eu-companies

Jeff boosted

@yogthos
They forgot the popup in the bottom corner, that tells people how many threats were averted by the proprietary application in the last hour.

Seriously though, #closeWindowsOpenDoors.

We encourage everyone to use a privacy browser that is derived from Firefox, but not Firefox itself.

So eithee TorBrowser or #I2P (InternetToProtectPrivacy) with IceCat, LibreWolf etc.

Visit geti2p.net for more info

Jeff boosted

Corporations: we’re fucking psychopaths

Folks: can you please be kinder?

Corporations: which part of “we’re fucking psychopaths” did you not understand exactly?

Jeff boosted

Can’t wait to actually have a release for this Lisp tamagotchi.

It has loads of cute emoticon pets, and is now being written to run natively in Emacs.

I have spent the last few years spending a few months trying to get screen-clearing and non-blocking keyboard input in SBCL, only to fail everytime.

Now, in Emacs, I have all those features!

When I get home, I’ll post some videos and screenshots of the code (:

Jeff boosted

You can now whitelabel Tutanota according to your own design! 😍🙌

✅ Use your own logo
✅ Use your own color palette
✅ Login through your own website
✅ Customize notification emails to external recipients to personalize your responses

More details: tutanota.com/blog/posts/whitel

Jeff boosted

Enough computers. Climate protest time.

Join us at Brandenburgen Tor (in Berlin lol) at 12:00!

Jeff boosted

How do you charge your phone?

Jeff boosted

Gonna be out on the streets demonstrating for sane climate policies today. I don't usually do this but it's too important to miss.

Jeff boosted

Anybody who can help me verify a account?
I'll really appreciate

Jeff boosted

3 days ago it was 60 updates, today it's 50 updates and 11 new apps at @fdroidorg – with highlights like:

* InviZible Pro: Tor Proxy, DNSCrypt & more in 1 app!
* THOR Browser: browser with native support for IPFS
* Migraine Log: a simple log for Migraine (and its medication)
* NiceFeed: RSS Reader w/ feed search & more
* Text Launcher: distraction-free and leightweight (14k!) launcher

and more. As always: enjoy your #Android #foss #apps with #fdroid :awesome:

Jeff boosted

Let's bring new and younger contributors into the LibreOffice community! In January, we announced the "New Generation" project – and to start, we've worked on a flyer that can be distributed in schools and universities: blog.documentfoundation.org/bl

Jeff boosted

Can I interest anyone on the in a FREE DRONE? It's a few years old, barely used because no one knows how it works, and it's pretty crappy 😅 supposedly there's a camera in it, but again, I have no idea how it works. We did get it to fly!

If interested I'll send it via parcel service (postal fees apply).

Jeff boosted

Anyone here that work as a teacher for kids 6-10 years old?

I have a genuine question about the purpose of homework - why do they even exist?

“By signing up you agree with the privacy policy”
No no no…
Only ”By reading the privacy policy will I decide to agree or disagree with the privacy policy”

Jeff boosted

Here we go ! 🚀

Pollux.casa, your home in #Gemini constellation, is officially open !

pollux.casa/
gemini://pollux.casa/

You want to create a gemini capsule, but do not want to manage a server?

You're welcome !

pollux.casa proposes gemini capsules hosting (for free), accessible through sftp.

Just send me, in a private message, your desired pseudo and your ssh pub key.

Show older
Fosstodon

Fosstodon is an English speaking Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.