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We published a statement on our stance on neutrality of free software (and why we won't stay neutral in this case): f-droid.org/en/2019/07/16/stat

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This week in Usability & Productivity #72: Remote Desktop on Wayland now works! + Spectacle lets you open your screenshot or its containing folder + dozens upon dozens of solved bugs and mended papercuts.

pointieststick.com/2019/05/26/

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The search.f-droid.org website is significantly faster again now
It's now only searching through name and summary of an app (instead of all possible fields).

Please try it out and see if it still finds the apps you expect with the keywords you expect.

Indian Net-Neutrality initiative 

Indian Net-Neutrality initiative 

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If you find Open Science more important than Open Access, then read this:

Fwd: "Plan S and the Open Science Community" chem-bla-ics.blogspot.com/2019

The Indian Surveillance landscape 

Morality of genetic modification 

A comparison of messaging software 

Telecom issues in India 

Telecom issues in India 

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Bless LibGen, honestly. Even when I have access to things via "legitimate" channels, LibGen is so much EASIER.

(And this as much as anything is a tremendous indictment of academic publishing.)

I've been occasionally working on some simulations of the phenomenon of Percolation. It is written in Python. Do check it out! Criticism and advice are welcome!
github.com/uihsnv/Percolation

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