I found Matrix/Element’s killer feature: LaTeX rendering in messages
A big thanks to the lovely folk at @[email protected] who we just had a very constructive meeting with, we hope to be able to offer matrix bridging soon. Thank you for your patience
And so much more #Linux GNews!
Ever wondered what the backstory is on how Element makes money to help fund core Matrix dev? Here’s an excellent peek behind the scenes with co-founder @[email protected] on the business side of things. Warning: contains 80s guitar riffs. 🎸 https://twitter.com/notioncapital/status/1392764176205033476
Unlike communities, which I never really understood, Spaces is looking very promising indeed.
Here's #twim! This Week in Matrix has all the latest #matrix news, including Synapse, Conduit, big spec progress and more https://matrix.org/blog/2021/05/21/this-week-in-matrix-2021-05-21 #decentralisation
Populism means doing what sounds good instead of what actually is good. https://twitter.com/matrixdotorg/status/1395005513776173060
Google Summer of Code 2021 projects have been annoounced! Matrix will host SEVEN students this year, read all about them https://matrix.org/blog/2021/05/20/google-summer-of-code-2021 #gsoc #GSoC2021
RSS making a comeback, @[email protected] gaining popularity? Good times! https://twitter.com/addyosmani/status/1395106082029068289
Still can't believe that of all days they could've launched @[email protected] launched Spaces yesterday. It's brilliant. Completely brilliant. If this was on purpose then hats off.
Experimented with creating a @[email protected] space to navigate around all the various Glean rooms we currently have on http://chat.mozilla.org Already seems to bring some order to the chaos -- looking forward to seeing where this feature goes: https://element.io/blog/spaces-the-next-frontier/
Unix: everything is a file
Matrix: everything is a room
Another Bill, another threat to privacy and free expression - this time in the UK https://twitter.com/matrixdotorg/status/1395005513776173060
Last week the UK Govt published a new draft of their #OnlineSafetyBill, making UK corps liable for jail time unless they censor "harmful" content (without defining harmful). Targeted at Big Tech it instead directly threatens Matrix. Read https://matrix.org/blog/2021/05/19/how-the-u-ks-online-safety-bill-threatens-matrix & raise the alarm.
Element is launching public beta testing on Element Web, Desktop and Android (with iOS coming soon!) for Spaces, a way to rethink groups in Element and Matrix.