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Join us in celebrating the FSF's thirty-fifth year of fighting for software freedom.
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Running /e/ on my Moto g, lineage microg on my Samsung tab SM-T700, and Resurrection Remix on my Samsung S5 kltedv. Things have never been better and I am a happy man.🤗

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We hope you'll join us for our online 35th birthday celebration this Friday -- check out all the festivities we have planned! Plus, don't forget: a $35 donation gets you this cool limited edition pin:

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The Free Software Movement is a social movement in which the idea is that computer users deserve the freedom to form a community. You should have the freedom to help yourself, and the freedom to help your neighbors.

The Free Software Foundation (FSF) is a non-profit organization founded by Richard Stallman (rms) in 1985 to support the Free Software Movement. rms had also launched the GNU operating system in 1983!

That was just a brief description. You will learn about free software next.

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This is just to check in how much interest there is in the following:

Would you like to see Tails to run on mobile phones such as the ?
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What's Tails?
Tails a portable operating system that protects your privacy and helps you avoid censorship.

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Don't use Google or Google-owned web services

Ditto for Facebook/Instagram

Ditto for Twitter

Ditto for Microsoft

Ditto for... well, a lot. Be a smart consumer

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Facebook miracle:
I have never seen Facebook heal the sick or raise the dead.
But on a regular basis it causes the dumb to speak. - Terry Mize

Pavlov walked into a bar... Just then the telephone started ringing... He said "Shit I forgot to feed the dog!"

Just signed up. I am 75yrs of age, love Linux and open source software. Particularly like Kdenlive and Gnucash. Using, among other things, Linux Mint on a Macbook Air. Love Wine (both kinds) and am very fond of Islay whisky. Live in Perth, Western Australia.


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