"On average, Bitcoin generates 272 g of e-waste per transaction processed [and] could produce up to 64.4 metric kilotons of e-waste at peak Bitcoin price levels seen in early 2021. The demand for mining hardware may disrupt semiconductor supply chains."

sciencedirect.com/science/arti

We received a A1 pre-production sample for an honest and in-depth review, which we will work on in the next few days.

In the meanwhile, we made a quick unboxing video showing the device and its magnetic keyboard, which you may find interesting.

youtube.com/watch?v=AWHaXXqiOA

The Volla X will also come with pre-installed Ubuntu Touch from @UBports@twitter.com and gives the device a even tougher look. If you want to pre-order, go to volla.online - shipping in August 2021

Just some screenshots of Tubefeeder a Youtube client running on the

I call it "client" but it's really more of a feed reader specialized on Youtube and opening videos in mpv so it allows you to watch videos from people you follow but nothing else. I wish it had better desktop support because it's exactly how I want to watch Youtube! :D

Big thanks to Schmiddiii (Github) for the amazing work!

My second mainline port (Xiaomi Mi 5) is in. Still quite early due to limited SoC support, but most basic things should work. Enjoy 🎉

The Nvidia Tegra kernel tree is moving quite fast (e.g., we pushed some changes to Fujitsu M532 / Asus Transformers just in the last days), so even 1 GB models are getting relatively usable.

A nice chance to get that 9-year-old tablet out of its drawer once again, in case you own one.

Ubuntu Touch Q&A 104

Ubuntu Touch Q&A104 is this Saturday 17th of July at 19:00 UTC there is still plenty of time to post your questions. Forum questions get priority so use the forum link before this special Q&A then Youtube Livechat youtube.com/watch?v=JcAc0mOpVr and Telegram during the show.

Forum Link : forums.ubports.com/topic/6417/

UBports@telegram
#ubports:matrix.org

#UBports #UbuntuTouch #UBportsQandA #Ubuntu #Lomiri #Miroil #OTA18

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