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Friendica release candidate 2019.06-rc available

Today we have branched off the release candidate (RC) for the upcoming 2019.06 release of Friendica. Since end of March, we fixed some bugs and added some interesting new features. These include: Two factor authorisation (Google authenticator compatible) was added to the login process for user accounts. Handling of re-shares was improved and the number […]


Friendica 2019.04 released

This release fixes a bug allowing unauthorised access to private postings under certain circumstances. How to update For this release notes we assume, that you are running Friendica 2019.03 if not, please update to that release before proceeding. Using git If you have used git for installation, update your system simply by doing a git […]




Friendica 2019.01 released

We are pleased to announce the availability of Friendica The Tazmans Flax-lily 2019.01, which bundles up our work since September 2018. This includes over 130 fixed issues and some exciting new features. If you are interested in all of them, please have a look at the CHANGELOG file. Most noteworthy of these changes are: Friendica […]


Friendica 2018.12 RC available

Today we have branched off the release candidate (RC) for the upcoming 2018.12 release of Friendica The Tazmans Flax-lily. Over the last quarter of the year many issues were resolved, alongside with some enhancements and new features. Most noteworthy the initial support of ActivityPub as communication protocol between nodes in the Fediverse. For all these […]


Friendica Berlin-Hackathon 2018

Last weekend we had our Hackathon in Berlin. Thanks to the nice people of the youth-club E-LOK we could use their venue again. Enjoying the crisp November air in the garden while hacking and discussing in the warmth inside. Thanks a lot for the opportunity! Apart from enjoying the garden, what did we do? We fixed […]


ActivityPub support in Friendica

What is ActivityPub? In the last couple of weeks support for ActivityPub (AP) has landed in Friendica. For those who do not know AP–it is the attempt to provide a common protocol different projects can use to let their users and server communicate among each other. It was developed by the W3C Social Working Group and […]


Friendica Hackathon 2018

Three times we’ll wake up, be hot then it’s Friendica hackathon weekend. We are grateful that we can use the youth-club E-LOK, Laskerstraße 6-8 near Ostkreuz station in Berlin, again as venue for the Friendica hackathon in Berlin this year. Some of us will gather at Friday (that is the 16th November) afternoon at the […]


Friendica 2018.09 released

Dear everybody in the Federation, the Fediverse and anywhere else, the Friendica team is pleased to announce the release of Friendica The Tazmans Flax-lily 2018.09. This release brings the long awaited restructuring of the item table in the database, alongside some 100 closed issues from the tracker. Please see the CHANGELOG file for the complete overview […]