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PSA: To everyone receiving your #PinePhone, please read the included documentation and consult our Wiki ( prior to use.

Make sure to place your SD and SIM cards in the correct slots; see attached illustration.

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Minetest is a FOSS alternative to Minecraft, and has just received a major update. Follow at:

➡️ @Minetest

It's available for Linux, Mac, Windows, Android and BSD from the official site:

The update makes it much easier to access game modes and mods. If you haven't tried it in a while, it might be worth another look.

Also check out this world-building project called Illuna:

➡️ @illunaminetest

#Minetest #Minecraft #Alternatives #FOSS #Gaming

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Tusky 14 is out now! 

- Redesigned the drafts function, so they are faster, more user friendly and hopefully more reliable.
- Wellbeing mode, allows you to limit certain features in Tusky. You can enable it in Preferences!
- Animated emoji support, need we say more?
- Timed mutes (for supported servers).
- Notification 🔔 for specific users posting, ring the bell icon on their profile (Mastodon 3.3.0 feature).
You can support our development via

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1/ I just published a massive article called "Recovering Our Lost Free Will Online: Tools and Techniques That Are Available Now"

I will summarize some key points in this thread, but please do check out the article.

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👋 Synapse 1.27.0, the same version that powered FOSDEM this month, is out! Read all about it at

⚠️ If you use SSO, please check the upgrade notes: some endpoint URLs have changed.

🔮 If you want to glimpse the future, 1.280rc1 is also now on GitHub! ✨

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Dendrite v0.3.10 has been released, with a crash fixed and hopefully lower idle memory usage 🎈 If you’re running Dendrite, please upgrade!

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Plasma 5.21 is out and it is the prettiest thing ever. Check out the new wallpaper, the easy-to-use application launcher, the brand new system monitor, and dozens of other improvements that make 5.21 the ideal desktop for you.

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PINE64 February Update! We've said it before, but for real this time: this is a big one...

- A look at #Quartz64 RK3566 SBC
- #PinePhone keyboard news
- We're making a RISC-V SBC! -
- #PinePhone default OS is @kde PlaMo on @ManjaroARM
- #PinebookPro back in March
- #LoRaWAN part of our ecosystem
- #PineTime progress
- much more!

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Want all the gory details of how we hosted the world's largest free/open source conference #FOSDEM21 via Matrix? We just posted the full writeup at Huge thanks to for putting their faith in Matrix & to everyone who helped make it a success! 🎉❄️🎆

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RSS feed fans! You can subscribe to any Mastodon account through an RSS reader if you prefer.

✅ To get a Mastodon account's RSS feed address, just add .rss to the end of the account's public page URL. For example becomes

Note that the feed only shows public toots. It will not show replies to others and restricted visibility messages.

#MastoTips #FediTips #Mastodon #RSS #RSSFeeds

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Spritely Goblins: a distributed journey (my talk from FOSDEM 2021) or !

Focuses on @spritelyproject's Goblins distributed programming environment from a PL history POV, plus how we might collab w/ the Guile & Guix communities

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Our friends at just published an article which offers some great insight into private messaging, and includes some useful infographics.

There are a lot of different messaging apps.

Here's a quick and easy way to tell them apart


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Attending the online #LibrePlanet2021 conference, March 20-21, is gratis, but we hope you'll register in advance to help us plan. More exciting news on schedule and keynotes coming soon!

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