Season 4 - Episode 3: Flotsam and FOSDEM


Support the Document Foundation β€’ Pine64 at FOSDEM β€’ Regolith 1.3 β€’ Manjaro and Kubuntu laptops β€’ Godot gets paid β€’ Zorin Grid β€’ Wireguard in the kernel β€’ Thunderbird under MZLA β€’ Ubi Linux, ibi patria, ibi libertas

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  • Shane: Digital Sovereignity - A blog about digital freedoms. Found in the Binary Times podcast chat. They're just starting out and it's a topic I am very interested in so I felt like giving them a shout out. πŸ†“

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❓Are you using Vim or are you doing it wrong?

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