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People whose first initial interaction with me, is to pick a fight over my personal preference in the whole GNU/Linux naming controversy will be blocked.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GNU/Linu

I don't care which side of this fence you come down on. But I ask for the same lack of care about my usage from others.

Kinda wanna see a video of termux running on this. Seems kinda ideal for it if your going to run android. titan.ogadget.com/

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We're under 10 days away from the start of the preorders! What are you planning to do with yours?

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uspol 

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gPodder.net is looking for a new maintainer!

If nobody comes forward by 2020, it'll be forced to shut down. Please boost to spread the word.

github.com/gpodder/mygpo/blob/

Note that this is the podcast-sharing website: I'm not sure about the status of the app, but I think that's still doing fine.

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@amsomniac i figure one would likely go mad trying to avoid being a second-order customer of Amazon Web Services.

Hurricane season is upon us already. Immediately so for Louisiana.

I took time out this weekend to make sure we have a few days of non perishable food in a box. Our two cases of water from last year still look good, and we have a pile of batteries for flashlights and weather radio. first aid kit, etc.

Making a note next paycheck to pickup a better weather radio with S.A.M.E. support. Last time we went for 3-4 days without power getting every weather alert in broadcast range was headachy.

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@opera @Meatball As of Linux kernel 5.2, fully functioning open source GPU drivers for the and are in mainline. Video acceleration works on both platforms as well. :)

Anyone clever worked out if game streaming is a lateral move in terms of carbon footprint? better? worse?

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FLOSS projects on Steam not doing fundraising hurt my head.

Why are there no multiprotocol chat apps on phones?

Like surely libpurple can be convinced to compile on android.

I see that the Light Phone 2 is actually going to start shipping in August.

Some Mastodon folks I knew were following that kinda closely for a bit if not backing it.

Did they ever figure out if they were releasing a SDK for that thing?

I was trying to follow their updates on that point, but can't seem to figure out on which side of that they landed?

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In 1996, Amazon.com was a small company with a simple dream: to make money any time anybody does anything, ever.

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Know Your Rights: How Immigrant Rights Activists Are Preparing for Looming ICE Deportation Raids democracynow.org/2019/7/12/tru

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Hey Is still a hot mess? (pre-paid non reoccurring donations masquerading as reocurring micro donations?)

What patreon / tipjar / flattr alternatives are people endorsing these days outside of Liberapay?

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