Part of the pipeline has been merged, bringing #postmarketOS from almost-300 to 300+ devices.
We'd like to take the opportunity to thank all the Debian contributors for their work in the past and on the upcoming #Bullseye release. Thank you for reliably powering Codeberg since day one!
Linux tablet maker JingLing secures $10M funding, starts JingPad crowdfunding campaign
Moving to #Codeberg is as easy as moving away - no vendor lock-in included!
Read https://docs.codeberg.org/advanced/migrating-repos/ about how to migrate from #GitHub, #GitLab.com or other providers to Codeberg. Afterwards, you can easily hop between #Gitea hosts as you like!
#Google reduced Play store commission from 30% to 15% for small #android devs (<1M per year, which is most of us). This is a good! Encourages paid economy over tracking and advertising.
Most #foss projects like @apps and many others prefer the paid model over ads so this is good! 😃
Happy 32nd birthday to GNU Bash! We're proud to have played a role in its long-running history, and to celebrate it on its birthday.. bash! https://gnu.org/s/bash
Plasma 5.22 is here! KDE's desktop is more reliable, adaptable and fun than ever before. Revel in the adaptive transparency, find stuff easily with the global menu search and reach windows faster with the enhanced task manager features.
We teamed up with 5 ethical tech companies to offer sustainable alternatives, like renting a fair smartphone (@CommownFR@twitter.com), selecting a responsible operator (@TeleCoopFR@twitter.com/ @email@example.com/ @Wetell_change@twitter.com) & using an OS that respects your privacy (@firstname.lastname@example.org). 👉 https://bit.ly/3c8JqK8
What it is:
- it is a Google Play Store mirror
- open source and free
- no tracking
- available on F-Droid (#fdroid)
- works without a Google account
- doesn't need Google Play Services (nor #microG)
- not recommended: you can log in with a Google account if you wish
- UI is way easier to navigate compared to Google's Store
phosh 0.11.0 is out 🚀 : https://source.puri.sm/Librem5/phosh/-/releases/v0.11.0
- Wifi/WWAN/BT quick settings now toggle on/off, long press opens Settings
- Initial support for `gnome-session --systemd`
- Torch brightness slider
- Allow to show battery percentage in top bar (via Settings toggle)
And there's more! See above release notes for the full list of changes and contributors.
Polish university student Wojciech Kosior shares his story of how he managed to graduate without being forced to use Zoom, Skype, or other nonfree programs: https://u.fsf.org/3bv
@talkpine: VLC is actually able to save playback positions. the desktop variant is of course not exactly optimized for phones, but I keep coming back to it after trying various other players from time to time.