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MyGNUHealth is a new KDE application that monitors your health and protects your privacy. Please join Luis Falcon at a #firesidechat about it and more on 12 February 2021 at 17:00 UTC. You can expect to hear all about the new MyGNUHealth app, ask questions, suggest add-ons or pitch your ideas, and enjoy some relaxed conversation. For more information, visit community.kde.org/Fireside_cha

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We have only one more day to reach our fundraiser goal of 500 new members by Jan. 18 – and we’re almost there! Join today, and tell your friends to join and stand up for #UserFreedom fsf.org/appeal/

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We are absolutely thrilled to announce that @PINE64 is releasing a Mobian Community Edition of the #pinephone! This is a major milestone for our project, which started less than a year ago as a way to bring Debian to this
mobile device!
10$ of each device sold will be donated to @mobian. See more soon about this on our blog at
blog.mobian-project.org

Google Analytics is the largest and one of the worst trackers. It's used even on sites that promote privacy, GNU/Linux, etc.

There are some free (as in freedom) and privacy-friendly alternatives:
- - matomo.org
- - plausible.io
- - github.com/milesmcc/shynet
- - umami.is
- - goaccess.io

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Weblate - free (as in freedom) web-based translation platform. It's a libre alternative to widely used proprietary Crowdin. There are over 1500 projects.

Read more: weblate.org

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JustDeleteMe - A directory of direct links to delete your account from web services justdeleteme.xyz/

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#Android is the world's most popular operating system. #Replicant and @fdroidorg have demonstrated its possible to build FSF-free and DFSG-free OS based on Android and F-Droid. Replicant and F-Droid do not yet meet the standards for being fully free software yet. Both communities are working towards that core goal. The only limiting factor is developer time to make it happen. So F-Droid and Replicant (and free Android ROMs) should be designated as High Priority Projects fsf.org/blogs/community/commit

Liberapay - free (as in freedom) alternative to Patreon. With Liberapay you could easily support creators of the software you use. At the moment it supports 33 currencies and is available in 19 languages.

Read more: liberapay.com

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The more I read about (Intel Management Engine) IME the more I get scared. Surely ignorance is bliss.
lwn.net/Articles/738649/ #ime #lwn

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PeerTube v3: it’s a live, a liiiiive !

🎉🎉🎉 PeerTube v3 is out today!!! 🎉🎉🎉

On the blog :
➡️ The stages of development
➡️ Peer to peer live streaming
➡️ A behind-the-scenes short film
➡️ What we imagine for the future!

framablog.org/2021/01/06/peert

Illus CC-By @davidrevoy

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📈 Donations through Liberapay have reached €8000 this week. That's 150% more than a year ago, thanks to the 5977 patrons who are supporting 912 creators.

Happy new year everyone!

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