KDE introduces #PlasmaBigscreen, a Linux desktop aimed at smart TVs
#postmarketOS gets Anbox integration, will run native Android apps
Nemo Mobile has been updating itself from Qt 5.6 to Qt 5.12 and working on PinePhone support. Soon you can read more about it on their new website!
"Project Sandcastle" brings Android 10 to the iPhone 7
Mycroft, the open source digital assistant, has been targeted by a patent troll 😡
My talk about Linux on Mobile on #fosdem2020 with Merlijn Wajer from Maemo Leste is now online!
Developer gets Linux kernel booting on iPhone 7 and A10-equipped iPads (update: video output on LCD now works!)
Developer gets Linux kernel booting on iPhone 7 and A10-equipped iPads
In my way to @fosdem now. And of courses I boarded my bus using the PinePhone running postmarketOS and Plasma Mobile using KDE Itinerary! So awesome!
A recent article on a big tech news site included this phrase:
"[...] Linux phones like the PinePhone, [...]are full of closed-source firmware from non-open components"
We'd like to clear the record: The #PinePhone has two blobs -- neither runs on the main SoC: One loaded to WiFi/BT module, other enclosed within the cell modem. In the modern world of tech, both blobs are unavoidable.
For an overview from someone with deep knowledge of both the PinePhone and Librem 5: https://tuxphones.com/yet-another-librem-5-and-pinephone-linux-smartphone-comparison/
"CutiePi Shell" is a new, open-source #Qt UI for mobile devices
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