Very happy to say that we've been accepted into #GSoC again this year! Our organisation page is up at - and our Ideas page is up at Come hack on Matrix this summer!!

RT @openstreetmap
Our map serving load is increasingly spread over cache servers located worldwide, with donated hardware and hosting. At the moment we'd love a new server donation located in Brazil or Australia/New Zealand! :

Did you know that #FreedomBox offers a one-click install of @matrix?

#Matrix is software for messaging and VoIP. #FreedomBox installs #Matrix for you and helps you configure it.

#Matrix hosts your chat rooms, which support conference calls and video calls! Just connect with the #Riot chat app. Riot has a beautiful UI!

Do you want to use #Matrix on your #FreedomBox? What better way to connect with friends than #Riot?

Let us know what you think!



The KDE community is adding Matrix to its instant messaging communication infrastructure. Join our server, get a cool KDE handle and become part of the KDE conversation.

Matrix provides graphical instant messaging for desktop and mobile (with all its goodies: gifs, emojis, etc.), bridging for IRC channels, point to point encryption, file sharing, and more stuff that will help improve KDE's communications.


Hey hey, ever wonder what we'll be working on next? We published a roadmap for backend development - there's even a video

RT THIS IS IT!! Riot/Web is OUT OF BETA!!! Brand new design, new login, new settings, new room list, encryption key backup & emoji-powered device verification πŸŒπŸ§πŸ”‘πŸ€–πŸ™‚πŸš‚πŸ™‚ check it out now at and read all the glorious details at


Breaking: The text of #Article13 and the #EU #Copyright Directive has just been finalised

Please reshare widely and take action. This has the potential to endanger the #internet as we know it, making it more and more composed of only large platforms.


This has the possibility of killing #alternative #socialmedia projects and small #startups trying to compete with the big #corporations.

This will put everything I work for as a #hobby and at #work. So if you don't take action because the internet, take action because otherwise I might need to find new hobbies and work!

Ps. And yes, this affects people outside #Europe too. The internet knows no boundaries.

RT We just cut the first release candidate for Riot 1.0 πŸ˜„ πŸŽ‰ Intrepid testers are welcome to give it a go at and help us test! 7pm Friday RCs ftw...


Fun to watch @Matthew Hodgson demo some of the things I've been working on for in front of a full house at FOSDEM.

We're back from #FOSDEM & our slides and videos are up already(!) at Find all about the long-awaited stable release of the Server/Server API; the Matrix 1.0 timeline; the E2E encryption endgame; ultra-low-bandwidth Matrix; Riot Redesign & so much more :D

#FOSDEM starts tomorrow in Brussels! Come hear all about Matrix 1.0 and the French Matrix Deployment at Janson, 2pm Sat ( and crazy low bandwidth Matrix transports at 10:40 Sun ( in the RTC Dev Room (H.1309). See you there!!
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