PureBoot is Purism’s solution for high security boot firmware that gives you complete control.

While we design PureBoot’s defaults to meet most people’s needs, you can also create your own version with custom features, pre-approved USB keys, and all with little risk to your Librem 14 laptop.

Here is more about this topic 📌 puri.sm/posts/how-to-hardware-

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New episode is out!

@dsearls and @katherined talk to @kyle about hardware supply chains, building the only USA-made mobile phone, trust, open standards, and much more. Full episode here: reality2cast.com/133

youtube.com/shorts/bCR-S0nWRZE

#opensource #security #trust #openstandards #vendorLockin #podcast #NewEpisode

With PureBoot Restricted Boot, you can lock down your boot firmware so you control the keys. Let’s see how you tighten down your boot security with Restricted PureBoot ⬇️

puri.sm/posts/spotlight-on-pur

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Apple has finally killed its ill-conceived plan to scan photos for CSAM. This is a direct result of work by experts and activists. Speaking up is important and sometimes we win.

wired.com/story/apple-photo-sc

Just so you can get all your holiday orders in, we’ve extended the sale on Librem 5 USA till Dec 10, 2022 🙌

Get a $100 off this holiday season on your order for Librem 5 USA with coupon code LIBREM5USA. Hurry and order now!🏃

puri.sm/posts/extended-till-10

Our team enjoyed talking to so many people at the booth at the Capitole Du Libre in France!

Big thumbs up to the whole Librem 5 phone, Librem 14 laptop and PureOS teams and our backers for what they have achieved together👍

Check out the details🎉

puri.sm/posts/purism-at-le-cap

A Security & Privacy Focused Phone with a Secure Supply Chain🙌

Order your Librem 5 USA before Dec 5, 2022. We are shipping within 10 business days. Use code LIBREM5USA to get $100 off 🎉

puri.sm/products/librem-5-usa/

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@Texou @purism I agree that accessibility still needs a lot of work on free software, especially on mobile. It is something we think is important and want to continue to improve as we can!

Kyle Rankin (@kyle), President of Purism, talks to CNBC about how Librem 5 USA📱 is built mindfully towards a secure supply chain. “At Purism we think data is uranium, so we treat it like a radioactive substance where we collect as little of it as humanly possible. Every extra link you add to the supply chain is an extra opportunity for someone to inject themselves in that supply chain and tamper with things.” Get the full context ➡️ puri.sm/posts/how-purism-is-ad

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The recording for my SFScon talk about post-collapse computing is out! Thanks to the excellent equipment and organization at the venue this one's a lot more watchable than the GUADEC one :)

vimeo.com/772445134

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Whew, just under the radar but I managed to submit my @socallinuxexpo talks. If you are procrastinating like I did, you only have until TOMORROW to get your talks in!

🎁 Score $100 off this holiday season on your order for Librem 5 USA. With the holiday season in full swing, this is a great gift for any one in your family concerned about secure supply chain or online privacy. Offer valid till 5 Dec 2022, so hurry!

Standard orders ship within 10 business days. 🚀

puri.sm/posts/special-year-end

We are most thankful for you, our customers and supporters. It’s all our customers who support us to continue our Social Purpose. Each purchase allows us to fund not just the hardware and the team that prepares and ships it, but a more significant amount of that purchase goes directly to fund free software development🎉

puri.sm/posts/what-we-are-than

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Imagine you could install any software on any device. The devices you own that don't receive updates anymore, or where you found out that the software is full of ads/tracking. You could replace it, maybe with a Linux distro like postmarketOS running mainline. These devices wouldn't need to be electronic waste. We signed @fsfe's #openletter to the EU to make this happen.

You can sign it, too!

fsfe.org/activities/upcyclinga

#Ecodesign #RightToRepair #EWWR #FreeSoftware #LinuxMobile #UpcyclingAndroid

Hear from Todd Weaver (@todd), Purism’s CEO and Founder, featured in CNBC. In 2014 started Purism, a Social Purpose Company with a clear vision to respect freedom, security and privacy. Read how Purism is advancing Made in USA electronics➡️

puri.sm/posts/how-purism-is-ad

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See our good friend and frequent guest, @kyle, discuss supply chain security in this CNBC piece on manufacturing consumer electronics in the USA. We're excited to see @purism in the news!

youtu.be/YdbA7Z8Ae4w

#security #supplyChain #infosec #manufacturing #electronics #hardware #phones #teamKyle

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I was interviewed about supply chain security (around 15 min mark) in a longer CNBC feature about manufacturing phones in the USA. In short, it's less about trust concerns with any particular country/govt., and more about reducing the links in the supply chain to reduce the opportunities to tamper with hardware.

Our Made-in-USA-electronics Librem 5 USA phone also got a number of shout-outs. Pretty neat!

youtu.be/YdbA7Z8Ae4w

"Purism is one American company that has been able to do what many are calling the impossible" CNBC's new video feature showing why Librem 5 USA- our Made in USA electronics phones really matter to USA and the world. The full video is up at youtu.be/YdbA7Z8Ae4w

Over the past few weeks we have seen a massive shift away from a centralized, proprietary social media platform (Twitter) onto a decentralized, federated, open one (Mastodon) that along with a few other indicators points to the pendulum starting to swing back toward an interest in open protocols, networks, and technologies beyond social media.

Read this latest post by @kyle, President, Purism.

puri.sm/posts/swinging-back-to

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