Two important updates for
@element_hq, the "post-IRC" decentralized communication platform:
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 http://volla.online - shipping in August 2021
Just some screenshots of Tubefeeder a Youtube client running on the #Pinephone
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
OnePlus 6/6T Linux port now supports lag-free Android app integration thanks to WayDroid
Nice progress with regard to Android on #LinuxPhones by @calebccff and others reported by @tuxdevices:
My second #postmarketOS mainline port (Xiaomi Mi 5) is in. Still quite early due to limited SoC support, but most basic things should work. Enjoy 🎉
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 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JcAc0mOpVrw and Telegram during the show.
Some Kobo e-readers can now run Linux, becoming inexpensive e-ink tablets
This take (https://www.xda-developers.com/windows-11-defending-system-requirements/) is hilarious.
Instead of bringing the average mobile device lifespan to the same level as that of computers, we should "change PCs as often as we do with phones to support the business model of hardware manufacturers"?
A gentle reminder that Windows 11 is nothing more than a Windows 10 reskin: *real* minimum requirements are identical
Google moving away from the open APK format to a proprietary Android app format locked to Google Play.
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