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Do you use any RSS feed aggregator? :RSS:
Which one?

@jorge last summer, I gave a try to Thunderbird and Feedly. I use mainly Feedly.

@TritTriton @jorge I also use Feedly mostly on web. The app on Android also works well.

@jorge I actually use the calibre rss recipe thing! It's a very long way from perfect (like, over the horizon) but I really like it

@petra didn't know calibre was able to do that. Cool!

@vidyasagar @jorge I have access to some web space through my work place. Else I'd use uberspace.de since these guys do a great job.

@jorge Since I already have a #Nextcloud server for many other purposes, I use a Nextcloud app called News: apps.nextcloud.com/apps/news

@vidyasagar @jorge Get a GNU/Linux server (preferably running Ubuntu 18.04) and type: sudo snap install nextcloud
Literally you can then open your browser and type in the IP address (or domain) of your server and set up the #Nextcloud admin account and start using it.

@masoud @jorge Nice! Thanks! Do you have a home server? Or bought server space?

@masoud @vidyasagar @jorge

I really don't think snap packaging is something very good to be advocating. It can lead to severe security issues, especially when every peice of software is packages as a whole OS of it's own, and is really only a thing in Ubuntu.

@agris
> [Snaps] can lead to severe security issues
I disagree. Have you seen how a snap is built using @snapcraftio tool? It can (among other things) directly pull from the latest stable tags of any GitHub repository, whenever you build it. I even believe @ubuntu offers a service to automatically refresh snaps in the snap store whenever a new commit or tag is pushed to any of the constituent repositories. That's way more up-to-date than most traditional repositories.
> [Snaps are] really only a thing in Ubuntu
I disagree. Look at docs.snapcraft.io/installing-s . It's like saying GNOME Shell is only a thing in Fedora because the majority of design and development is done by Red Hat employees.
@vidyasagar @jorge

@masoud @snapcraftio @vidyasagar @jorge

from a system administration standpoint, when some library needs a security patch, you patch your source, then recompile and install that library. Only in one place, then anything dependent on that library uses the patched .so file.

In your model, every single program has it's own set of libraries and it's own full operating system, so when something needs patches, you have to patch every single program on the entire system separately. There is a reason *nix does not copy Windows in this regard.

@masoud
I also use News. Amazing rss feed reader.
Some feeds you can recommend?

@marknj This is a weird question :thinking_ie:​ Almost every website on the Internet has a feed. Look which websites are YOU interested in, and follow THEM. My interests are different than yours. For a start, follow Mastodon's official blog: ttps://blog.joinmastodon.org/index.xml

@masoud
Was just interested in your tech news sources. No need to share if you don't want to.

@jorge I use Liferea. It meets my very simple needs.

@jorge
Netvibes, but i want to change to a self hosted in the future

@jorge newsblur. I've always been very happy with it.

@jorge Thanks for asking this question! The topic and the replies have been useful

@jorge
I use newsblur and like that the most, but I've also successfully used tt-rss and Nextcloud news. Somehow newsblur seems the snappiest on mobile. I'm using the centralised server though.

@jorge
Yep. Currently Inoreader, but I'm interested in switching to the paid form of Newsblur. :)

@Jorge S :oa: @rpcutts The last I.used was Tiny-RSS, supposedly federated with fellow Tiny-RSS to make it have a Google Reader feel.
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