Woohoo! It's #FollowFriday! 🍩 🍻
🔒 @protonmail ProtonMail: Encrypted email provider
@torproject Tor Project: Makers of the Tor Browser, which aims to maximise privacy
⚙️ @kde KDE: Development community, makers of the Plasma desktop
👕 @plusea Plusea: Textile-based wearable electronics
🍄 @NintendoLeSite NintendoLeSite: French language news about Nintendo
Previous #FF posts:
We published a statement on our stance on neutrality of free software (and why we won't stay neutral in this case): https://f-droid.org/en/2019/07/16/statement.html
Just noticed that #firefox preview for Android has working log-in!!! I'm finally ready to fully give it a go! So far, I like the collections
As I was delving into the world of #gpg this week and discovering its benefits and drawbacks, I stumbled upon a #foss gem, a fantastic #android #openpgp implementation named #openkeychain! Serious recommendation and must-have thanks to that integration with #k9mail!
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.
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.
Official, Plasma-based "Manjaro Phone" teased on Twitter (updated)
Now the project is out! https://github.com/naavis/haloray
It is a GPU-accelerated Monte Carlo style simulator for ice crystal halo phenomena that you can sometimes see in high-altitude clouds.
I think I want to join on #nameandfame every week, as I do want to promote these awesome projects.
This week: GStreamer
Because I really like not having to worry about filetypes, thanks to it elementary Videos & Music (amongst others) can play whatever video or audio file I give it. No fuss.
I don't find mainstream/proprietary software achieves this level of "IT JUST WORKS!"
PhD student in Neuroscience. Passionate about brains, open science/source/access, data science, machine learning & webdev
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