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Using is simple, secure and easy. Just create an xmpp account, install an xmpp client, login and start chatting.

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:ablobcatattentionreverse: Kaidan 0.8 enters stabilization phase, featuring πŸ“¨ message history fetching (MAM) and ⌨️ typing notifications (Chat States).

πŸ’¬ ✏️ Some languages still need your help with translations! Big thanks go to all translators out there for your support πŸ‘
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:ablobcatattentionreverse: Kaidan 0.8 enters stabilization phase, featuring πŸ“¨ message history fetching (MAM) and ⌨️ typing notifications (Chat States).

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Interested in via ?

My follow-recommendations:

* @xmpp the XMPP Standards Foundation
* @blabber a messenger application and server
* @dino a beautiful messenger for linux
* @gajim a powerful messenger for linux and windows
* @kaidan yet another XMPP messenger
* @mellium client library written in go
* @Monal messenger for iOS
* @tigase develops XMPP server and client software
* @snikket_im XMPP made simple

Feel free to add more interesting accounts/folks to the list!

@qorg11 @abloo
From what I know that is not directly planned yet. If we find somebody who wants to implement PGP encryption in Kaidan we won't stop them :)

@abloo
Sorry for the late reply.
Not yet, but we're receiving financial support for implementing omemo. I don't know when its done though.
-zat

@christoffer
Hey, at first thanks for mentioning us. β™₯️
I don't know if you know, but Kaidan is not only available for PC but for mobile devices too :)
- zat

Kaidan 0.7 also works nicely on the with @plasmamobile!

So additionally to telephony and SMS, you can also connect with your friends via on a 100% open-source device!

@tails For OMEMO there's still much work to be done. We're happy if we can get the 0.8 with MAM into debian 11. (lnj)

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#FollowFriday / #FF recap of this week's recommended follows:

🌟 @kaidan - XMPP app for Linux, part of the KDE project

🌟 @samuelpepys - Real time toots of an Englishman's diary from 1660-1669

🌟 @xzyolotl - Artist who does colourful intricate 2D drawings and 3D renderings of surreal monsters

🌟 @NGIZero - Provides money to internet projects that promote privacy and open standards

🌟 @simpletools - Showcasing lightweight, simple, easy to use FOSS apps

🌟 @ownclouders - FOSS file storage platform

@vechur @abslimit Basically fixing platform-specific bugs and creating builds / working on the CI system. (lnj)

@mar_k83 Sorry, but while Ubuntu Touch has finally been updated to Qt 5.12, that version is already a bit old for the other platforms we target, so supporting Ubuntu Touch right now would block us from fixing deprecation warnings and getting ready for Qt 6.

Hopefully either the situation improves on the Ubuntu Touch side in the future, or maybe the flatpak could be made work since it runs in a separate runtime from the host OS that includes an up to date Qt release. (jbb)

@shouko Kaidan is going to support MIX, the newer group chat standard.

We will try to provide some kind of relay to MUC while the XMPP community is transitioning to MIX though. (jbb)

Although until now we only had one platform-specific bug that actually wasn't caused by us. So far this release isn't that bad. :)

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