Ian Kelling @iank@mast.iankelling.org

Got my on Friday. Looks like we don't post it online right away, which is another reason to become an fsf member at fsf.org/

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Know a Javascript developer looking to make a difference (and have fun doing it)?

We're hiring a Staff Technologist to lead development of HTTPS Everywhere! Share the opportunity for this dream job with your networks, and spread the message far and wide: eff.org/opportunities/jobs/sta

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Did you know... that FSF members get an ultra slim, credit-card-sized, 4GB card loaded with Trisquel Live, a fully free GNU/Linux distribution? Plus, the warm inner glow of proudly supporting software freedom! https://www.fsf.org/associate/benefits
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Want even more performance out of your #TalosII #POWER9 CPU? Many POWER9 CPUs run under the rated TDP with real world workloads; overclocking them is a way to get a little more oomph out of the world's fastest libre-friendly CPU! Initial instructions here: https://wiki.raptorcs.com/wiki/POWER9/Overclocking
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When access to the Internet is really expensive, people can use F-Droid to distribute apps. They do that for example in Cuba where @grote was in 2017: f-droid.org/2017/07/03/cuba.ht

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Have you been thinking of joining the FSF? Here's a great reason (beyond showing your support for #freesoftware): because we need one more new member to get as many as we did last May! So... what are you waiting for? https://fsf.org/join
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Do you love neatly folding and stacking papers? The FSF's Spring Envelope Stuff-A-Thon is June 5-8! To volunteer: resources@fsf.org

Hey @raptoreng, try posting to gnu social sometime

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Guys is everyone accepting a non-free license on their dev tools to build their FLOSS android apps?

Replicant was going out of their way to ship a libre SDK before their 6.0 but they stopped and started people at Debian's packages.

But Debian Wiki says you have to accept the non-free License Agreement to use the tools wiki.debian.org/AndroidTools/I

Background on the weird Android SDK licensing shenanigans here: blogs.fsfe.org/torsten.grote/2

Contract opportunity: JavaScript Developer for GNU LibreJS

fsf.org/resources/jobs/contrac

FSF's gnu social had a bug, it's gonna take about a week to push out it's toots to people following it, in the meantime, I'm manually retooting this update.

btw, I listen using antennapod via fdroid

@noemu welcome to the fediverse Mariah

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Registration for #LibrePlanet 2018 closes tomorrow morning -- register here right now: https://u.fsf.org/2f- We welcome walk-ins as well, and even if you can't make it to Cambridge, there are still plenty of ways to participate: https://u.fsf.org/2ia
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We're thrilled to see Private Internet Access taking these steps to support free software, rare in the VPN provider world: https://u.fsf.org/2ib

@cwebber I thought you liked emacs, until I just figured out that a libreplanet 2015 talk on emacs hasn't been published by fsf because of a 2 year old mediagoblin bug, issues.mediagoblin.org/ticket/

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The #LibrePlanet 2018 #freesoftware conference is on the way: check out the talks and register! https://u.fsf.org/2ha
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We currently have 50 Senators pledging to support net neutrality. We need one more. This February 27th, the Internet is coming together to support the CRA, and we need you to join. https://u.fsf.org/2hh
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Today is your LAST DAY to getthe early bird exhibit hall rate for #LibrePlanet 2018. Don't miss your chance to reach #freesoftware supporters in real time! https://libreplanet.org/2018/sponsors/
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Exciting news: thanks to all the hard work from a team including @MediaGoblin founder Chris Webber @dustyweb, #ActivityPub has finally been made an official W3C recommended standard! https://u.fsf.org/2g6