It’s a mobile-heavy news section this week with Sailfish, Linux on Samsung phones, Lineage and Purism, followed by a look at the upcoming Trisquel release and how we feel about freedom and pragmatism.
Ian Kelling asked us to mention the LibrePlanet conference
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Freedom vs Pragmatism
Trying out the latest development release of Trisquel prompts the question of how much freedom we actually need on the Linux desktop.
Jesse also mentioned an Arch-based alternative to Trisquel called Parabola GNU/Linux-libre
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