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Cake day: mai 25, 2020


Nextcloud is currently used by many public services in Europe (universities, governments, cities etc.) as an alternative to Big Tech solutions, keeping their documents and communication safe in Europe. The European Commission’s Open Source Programme Office is organising a hackathon to enhance Next…

Indeed they both use the Open VSX Registry as a marketplace for extensions.

Similar to VS Codium there’s also Eclipse Theia.



Looking at this video: https://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-asia-48476879, it seems they did succeed to erase the Tiananmen events from Chinese memories…


Dissemin detects papers behind paywalls and helps their authors to upload them in one click to an open repository…

TinyTeX - A lightweight, cross-platform, portable, and easy-to-maintain LaTeX distribution based on TeX Live

TinyTeX is a custom LaTeX distribution based on TeX Live that is small in size (about 61Mb on macOS/Linux, and 94Mb on Windows when (g)zipped), but functions well in most cases, especially for R users. If you run into the problem of missing LaTeX packages, it should be super clear to you wha…

Autocracy Is Winning

If the 20th century was the story of slow, uneven progress toward the victory of liberal democracy over other ideologies—communism, fascism, virulent nationalism—the 21st century is, so far, a story of the reverse…

Honestly I’d like to have an email for every service I use as a precaution. Since email has really weak (to none) encryption by default.

It sounds to me that one of of the following type of services would answer this requirement:

There’s a thread that lists some FLOSS StackOverflow alternatives here: https://lemmy.ml/post/38944

There’s LibreNews. It’s not perfect since it’s mainly news from BBC, but they plan to add more news sources in the future.