Google Play Developer Support just DMed me to tell me that they accepted the resubmitted K-9.
Google removed @k9mail from the Play Store without prior notice because they objected to the following text in the app description (that has been the same for more than a year):
(People sometimes call K-9: K9, K9 Mail, K-9 Email, K9 Email, K9 E-Mail, k9mail or k9email.)
@grdryn The app has been removed by Google. We're working on finding out what bothered them this time and hope to be back on Google Play soon.
@elottermann The new K-9 Mail version should be included the next time F-Droid builds updated apps. It's not a process we have control over.
New beta: K-9 Mail 5.717
Hi Fediverse 👋
no artwork, instead let's #saveOTF today 🙂
The Open Technology Fund: An important non-profit organization acting for global internet freedom. It backs projects like:
Two days ago, US gov. made worrying changes to the OTF. So we signed this plea and hope you join in:
The POP3 support in @k9mail is bad 😢 I'm putting on some band-aids now. But I'm pretty sure we'll remove support for it in the future.
If you're using a POP3 account with K-9 Mail, now is a good time to switch to IMAP or to start looking for a different email app.
New beta: K-9 Mail 5.716
Blog post: What's up with K-9 Mail?