What You Should Know About Online Tools During the COVID-19 Crisis
People all across the world are using CryptPad to #WFH, but only three of our languages are fully translated! Our @WeblateOrg@twitter.com instance is an easy way to start contributing to #opensource and to help make #privacy accessible to a wider audience! Start now: https://weblate.cryptpad.fr/projects/cryptpad/app/
The European Commission has published a page with collaboratively curated resources for organization in response to the #Covid_19 pandemic and they're using the encrypted @email@example.com integration that was funded by @NgiZero@twitter.com grants! Check it out: https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/fpfis/wikis/display/SEC/Social+economy+in+the+fight+against+Corona
Super happy I ordered a copy of "Pyramid arcade" from Looney Labs before this quarantine business started. It has a lot of interesting two-player games to keep me and my wife from going crazy.
FYI: most of the included games are available online and could be played with bits of things available around the average house.
We were getting ready to announce this but apparently we've been scooped! We greatly appreciate the surge of premium subscriptions from users that can afford it. Your support enables us to provide our service to those that can't, because everyone deserves #privacy. #COVID19
💖I said it once, I'll say it again:
Check out @firstname.lastname@example.org - an encrypted #opensource alternative to G-Suite - and please support them
CryptPad 3.14.0 has been deployed to http://cryptpad.fr and released on GitHub (https://github.com/xwiki-labs/cryptpad/releases/3.14.0). We've made major improvements to our encrypted kanban app and worked on improving server performance to keep up with demand as more people #WFH.
Medical company threatens to sue volunteers that 3D-printed valves for life-saving #coronavirus treatments
⚠️🚫 major fuck up on EasyList (used by uBlock, Adblock, etc) started blocking all third party requests to .xyz .site .pro .best .club .space .info .bid this morning
update the list if your internet is broken
covid-19, open source ventilators, WIP, folks w/relevant skills?
"There are people working on medical devices, such as open source ventilators, so people have a fast and easy solution that can be reproduced and assembled locally worldwide.
If you have any skills that you consider might help, join the Helpful Engineering group: "
Fast forward to New Year's Eve 2029. Everybody is writing their top 10 memories of the decade on whatever medium has replaced blogs and social networking as we know it. Everyone who is still alive laughs and relives the memories of dancing to the coronavirus song during self-quarantine. Children born in the winter of 2020-2021 cringe as their parents recount their memories of being cooped up together.
For anyone who's worried about their online collaboration tools staying up, now is a great time to consider hosting open-source services for yourself! Our platform's code (and many others) are listed in this collection on GitHub: https://github.com/awesome-selfhosted/awesome-selfhosted#office-suites
CryptPad v3.13.0 (aka NorthernWhiteRhino) is now live on http://CryptPad.fr! It introduces the ability to limit access to a pad via an "access list". See the full release notes on GitHub for more info: https://github.com/xwiki-labs/cryptpad/releases/tag/3.13.0
People depend on your project. Every time they do, roll a die. If they roll less than the number of bugs they yell at you, otherwise increase your street cred by 1.
If your pitch included secret information also roll for poor op-sec.