Last week was pretty diverse :D
Released Indic Keyboard v3, MSC, Varnam Editor on flatpak, Partnered with fosshack, New version of Manjari, Malayalam spellchecker, Mapping parties, release file server, New tools such as Entechil, conjunct finder and more.
Another busy month for SMC. Read full report for Auguest 2020: https://blog.smc.org.in/smc-monthly-report-august-2020/
Today, from 15:00 to 17:00 UTC #DebConf20 online speaks Malayalam! Talks are: State of writing Malayalam on GNU/Linux : ഗ്നു/ലിനക്സിലെ മലയാളമെഴുത്തു് (15:00 UTC), എന്താണ് ഡെബിയൻ? (15:30 UTC) and എനിയ്ക്കും ഡെബിയനില് വരണം, ഞാന് എന്തു് ചെയ്യണം? (I want to join Debian, what should I do?) (16:00 UTC) https://debconf20.debconf.org/schedule/?block=5
Demonetization during Nazi occupation of Netherlands. From Anne Frank's diary.
I've updated the Wikipedia page with this. I also found out that France & Netherlands also did more demonetization during/after war : https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legal_tender#Demonetization
Since KFON is via KSEB power lines, we can have digital electricity meters i.e electricity meter will be an IoT device, sending KSEB the meter reading at time of bill, no more manual reading needed !
Lot of things we can do when almost everywhere has good internet connectivity.
Only 20% of mobile towers in Kerala has fiber connection ? That explains the slow speed. What other mechanism do they use to communicate ? Satellites ?
Mentions "internet as a right" here.
Varnam Editor is now available on Flathub ! Available on a Linux software center near you !
flatpak install flathub com.varnamproject.Varnam
So I just realized now todo.txt is created by the founder of @lifehacker, @ginatrapani. Best life hack I've ever used. It has increased my productivity a LOT.
"If you want to get it done, first write it down."
I've been using http://todotxt.org for keeping track of things for some months now.
It's plain simple to use and gets things done
sudo apt install todotxt-cli
GenZ, Curious Hacker, Maker, സ്വതന്ത്ര/Free software contributor, Dinkoist, Science 💙.
sarvopari malayaali :)
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