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Totally forgot posting here the link to the latest week recap.

Lots of good stuff as usual, but probably the most epic thing is upcoming CMYK support in babl/GEGL. And filmic in darktable looks quite useful too!

libregraphicsworld.org/blog/en

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Just came across the Librebox, a powerful MiniPC with #Coreboot out of the box.Neat!
https://libretrend.com/specs/librebox/
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Radio Garden, Google Earth for radio streams. This is pretty neat:

radio.garden

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I'm seeing similarities between the Right to Repair and Free Software.

You cannot repair/(get repaired) your broken software unless you have the source code and the freedom to do so.

#RightToRepair #FreeSoftware

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Guardian called Tim Berners Lee the "founder of the internet". 🤦‍♂️

1. The internet isn't an establishment to be founded. One doesn't found the electricity grid for example.
2. Tim Berners Lee invented the World Wide Web, not the internet. Lookup Vint Cerf and Bob Kahn who invented TCP/IP. Though that's more important, it doesn't qualify as inventing the entire internet either.

theguardian.com/technology/201

#Internet #Guardian

people: how far away are we from having a GUI for your package manager? You know, having that name comes with the responsibility towards having a GUI at some point 😉

your editors are legendary.

, open standards and free content for the world! 😍

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Designers in free software projects know it is true: "Code is law." – You never have the driving seat, it is always about code that enables change.

It will probably remain a mystery to me forever: why is calendar and address syncing in CalDAV/CardDAV so buggy, complicated, incompatible, hard, slow, unreliable, broken, despicably slow, failing, slow and slow?

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Here's a good example for something that's perfectly acceptable according to CoCs, but is the opposite of kind communication: blog.emacsen.net/blog/2018/10/

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The new week recap is a bit of a monster in terms of its size. I can now go die somewhere :)

Week highlights: @Blender team closing up on the 2.80 beta, Blender Conference 2018, new releases of sK1 and Birdfont, the release of Materialize source code, new @inkscape and Blender tutorials, new @krita powered artwork:

libregraphicsworld.org/blog/en

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Environmentalists, how many of you are taking part in The Exxon Mobil Summer of Ecology?

#GoogleSummerOfCode #LegitimisingSurveillanceCapitalism

Dear ,

Your looks like a 5year old let some wax cuttings out in the sun for too long.

Despite that I still love you.

is like writing an email: you spend exponentially more time in making it more concise.

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hear ye! hear ye!

The official #blender #peertube instance video.blender.org will be mirroring videos from it's official #youtube channel. So for all you #alternative, #freedom-loving, #opensource peeps we can now #deleteyoutube as well:)

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Unexpectedly spotted an unexpected @spotrh in « #Paywall: the business of #scholarship » paywallthemovie.com/ Which btw is a must-watch documentary if you're into any kind of open things.

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