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Contas de usuário não existem por definição

A ética tem sido um assunto central para a comunidade do F-Droid desde o início, com o foco no software livre, privacidade e controle de usuário. Uma parte fundamental de projeto do F-Droid é a falta de contas de usuário. Não usamos contas no processo de distribuição de apps...

Decentralizing Distribution

Guardian Project has been awarded a grant from the Filecoin Foundation for the Decentralized Web (FFDW) to work on decentralizing veracity and distribution (DVD). FFDW’s Mission is to “ensure the permanent preservation of humanity’s most important information by stewarding the development of open source software and open protocols for...

Novo idioma: português

O site F-Droid está agora também disponível no idioma português (até agora estava disponível apenas na variante do português do Brasil), graças aos esforços dos poucos colaboradores voluntários. As traduções ainda estão a ser feitas e adaptadas. As pessoas interessadas em dar uma ajuda a completá-las ou melhorar as traduções...

F-Droid Meeting at the RC3 Congress

The congress of the Chaos Computer Club usually takes place in person but the pandemic forced it to become a virtual event called RC3. It is visited by many open-source enthusiasts, so it is no wonder that there are people who love F-Droid and FOSS Android apps in general....

Pinning for packages: Android dependency management and F-Droid Push Requests

One thing that made GNU/Linux distros so popular is that dependency management was built into the operating system. In Debian, all software installed is packaged as a .deb, and its all installed from the Debian repositories. Android has always lacked this kind dependency management, and many of us sorely miss...

New language: Romanian

The F-Droid website is now available in Romanian too, thanks to the efforts of the few volunteer contributors. While the main pages have been completed, the Docs and app descriptions are still in progress. Those interested in lending a hand for their completion or for improving existing translations, are encouraged...

Informação importante para toda a comunidade

Olá comunidade,

Devido aos eventos recentes, a equipe do F-Droid decidiu migrar do Freenode ao OFTC. Escolhemos OFTC porque vários projetos com quais a equipe do F-Droid está particularmente alinhada (como o Debian e o Tor) já vêm usando OFTC por muitos anos.

Esta decisão não foi fácil para nós,...

F-Droid Metrics and Clean Insights

The F-Droid community has been discussing how to measure what apps are popular for a long time. From 2012 through 2015, some simple download counts were maintained in fdroiddata. We also sketched out an idea based on Debian’s “Popularity Contest”. Then we determined a safe way to

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