Show more

Prototyping surface mount hardware is intimidating at best. This guy featured on Hackaday has been there, done that. I really like his modified exacto tool for scratching copper from PCBs. And check the comments here, also. Expertise is everywhere you look.

hackaday.com/2020/05/24/ironcl

Anyone looking for an alternative to because of the slow down in develpment? Check out Parasitter! No need for a website, no need for domains, just a browser and self host it! (no server needed!)

github.com/pluja/Parasitter

Paper: "Open Source and Human Computer Interaction Philosophies in Open Source Projects – Incompatible or Co-Existent?" (Rajanen, Iivari)

On the difficulties of being part of both Open Source development communities and Human Computer Interaction.

cc.oulu.fi/~mrajanen/MindTrek2

Youtube nowadays makes you feel un-easy?

Switch to PeerTube!

PeerTube is a free as in freedom +decentralized video sharing and soon possibly even streaming platform.

The good people and developers Framasoft have a roadmap for version 3 of Peertube.

It includes all the things one needs, IN FREEDOM.

Say goodbye to Google (Goolag) oppression.

All about it here, please support if able ==> joinpeertube.org/roadmap
_
#framasoft #peertube #stream #p2p #youtube #deletegoogle #libre @Framasoft

Popcorn Pocket P. C. Open Sourced

If you miss the days you could get an organizer that would — sort of — run Linux, you might be interested in Popcorn computer’s Pocket P. C., which was recently open-sourced on GitHub. Before you jump over to build one,… hackaday.com/2020/08/11/popcor

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

Fresh from the factory: the first backcovers of the postmarketOS #PinePhone Community Edition!

If you've missed the announcement about our collaboration with @PINE64, read all about it here: postmarketos.org/blog/2020/07/

We're back up. If you use this instance, please let me know if you experience any issues.

Show thread

I'm going to start on some server maintenance and hopefully bump our Mastodon version from 3.1.2 to 3.1.5. There might be some service interruptions.

Pine Made Phones, Laptops, and Now… Soldering Irons?

The TS100 smart soldering iron may have some new competition. Pine — the people best known for Linux-based phones and laptops — though the world needed another smart soldering iron so they announc… hackaday.com/2020/07/22/pine-m

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

It's that time of the month again -- the July 2020 Update Blog is live!

I have said we have too much news to list for several previous entries, but that's especially true today. This is the biggest update we've had yet.

Highlights:
- #PinePhone @postmarketOS Edition preorders live
- OG #Pinebook upgrade kit back on horizon
- #PineTime with @JF firmware upcoming
- Say hello to #Pinecil
- MUCH MORE

pine64.org/2020/07/15/july-upd

Show more
Makerdon

The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!