Sailfish on the PinePhone!
Phosh looks nice!
It came with a screen protector already installed from the factory. Nice touch!
OK first impressions after 30 minutes. I tried both Plasma Mobile Neon and Plasma Mobile Manjaro. Neon is definitely snappier. I couldn't find any way to add new apps to Manjaro. Both connected to WiFi fine.
Just like Google, Apple dropped its encryption plans:
If you want to secure your data, you can not trust Silicon Valley corporations.
Lately I've seen some incorrect statements and facts about Linux on mobile being thrown around, and I decided to write a blog post to give some more correct info. Please give it a read https://fam-ribbers.com/2019/12/28/State-of-Linux-on-mobile-and-common-misconceptions.html 😄
If you see any mistakes I've made, please correct me!
I wrote today in Hackernoon about what to look for when choosing your messenger service.
I am revoking my recommendation of Wire. Who else will be deleting their account?
Try Threema messanger. It asks for no information to register nor to connect with people. Those who have used BBM in past they are familiar with BBM PIN so they will find Threema close as it also works on a similar anonymity model of unique user PIN. No Mobie Number.... No Email ID is required. We use it everyday. Check - https://threema.ch/en/blog/posts/why-is-threema-that-secure
Interested in our plans for /e/ OS in 2020 ?
Completed PCBs for prototype ("Brave Heart" batch) #PinePhone! They will be paired with their LCDs in about two weeks (next week is a Chinese holiday).
New educational podcast for people interested in selfhosting, episode 1 was on 12th september, its two times per month
Dear PTIO community: after quite some work in the last few days, we are proud to show you our new browser recommendations! We now list recommendations for desktop Android and iOS!
See for yourself:https://www.privacytools.io/browsers/#browser
Greetings, the PTIO team