https://puri.sm/jobs/ On-Site EE position and PureOS GTK App Dev position posted https://puri.sm/job/pureos-gtk-application-development/ come join!
https://puri.sm/posts/us-antitrust-report-on-big-tech-and-purism-comparison/ is a look at the 449 page anticompetitive report from the US House of Representatives with comparison to Purism's approach and business model.
Desktop and Phone Convergence
"The #librem5 is more than a phone, it’s a full desktop computer in your pocket designed to be just as mobile as you are."
Less hacks when driving an external screen with the #Librem5: you can see how the monitor picks up the video signal when the yellow led on the external screen turns to blue and the external mouse is detected when the cursor appears on #phosh's lock screen in the upper left corner (and yes, i need better video equipment):
Two on-site job postings added today: https://puri.sm/jobs/ more (including remote work) will get posted in the future.
We are continually disappointed by false promises of mobile convergence. My thoughts on why: real convergence means taking your desktop computer with you wherever you go. Fake convergence is the opposite: stretching a phone to fit a larger screen. #Librem5 https://puri.sm/posts/investing-in-real-convergence/
Apple Has No Tolerance For Webcam Covers
"When we designed our Librem 5 phone from scratch, we made sure to add and expand our hardware kill switches to that hardware... you can control your cameras and microphone, WiFi and Bluetooth, and even the cellular modem with kill switches."