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Friendica and Fediverse Talk in Berlin

There will be an introductory talk with discussion afterwards in the Berlin (Germany) Café Schätzchen (Dem Café für Schöne Dinge & Salonkultur) about the Fediverse as Alternative for Facebook, Instagram and nebenan.de as part of their parlour evenings. In diesem Vortrag soll es um eine Alternative gehen: Das Fediverse Dies ist ein soziales Netzwerk, welches nicht […]


Happy 9th Birthday Friendica!

9 years ago, on July 1st 2010, Mike MacGirvin committed his initial work on what would become Friendica. Since it has gone through many changes, PHP versions, maintainers, name even, but it is still alive and kicking and ready for its tenth year running. Thanks to everyone who has donated or still donate their time […]


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 2019.01 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 2019.01 Release Candidate available

Today we have branched off the release candidate (RC) for the upcoming 2019.01 release of Friendica The Tazmans Flax-lily. Over the last 4 month many issues were resolved, alongside with some enhancements and new features. For all these changes we now feel it is time for them to get released. Before this will happen, we’d […]


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 […]