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Success — Linux Phone Crowdfunding Campaign Reaches Its Goal

purism librem 5 linux smartphonePurism’s crowdfunding campaign to create a pure Linux smartphone has reached its goal. The security-conscious US-based Linux laptop vendor has raised the full $1.5 million target it sought. The money will be used to help fund the development and manufacture of a 5-inch privacy-focused smartphone, dubbed the ‘Librem 5’. And all with two weeks left to […]

This post, Success — Linux Phone Crowdfunding Campaign Reaches Its Goal, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Linux Phone Crowdfunding Campaign Just Passed 50% Of Its Goal with a Month Left

purism librem 5Purism’s Linux phone crowdfunding campaign has now passed 50% of its overall goal. It seems that getting the backing of both GNOME and KDE has given the Librem 5 campaign a boost of publicity, and a stack of new pledges. At the time of writing the project has snagged $777,536 in pledges against a goal of $1,500,000 […]

This post, Linux Phone Crowdfunding Campaign Just Passed 50% Of Its Goal with a Month Left, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Purism to Announce a Linux Phone Soon

Hardware company Purism is best known for being the driving force behind the goal of creating a truly free software laptop — but are they about to launch a Linux phone? Fuelling speculation that, yes, they are, the company accidentally published a blog post earlier today titled: “Phone Campaign Temporary Page“. Oblique title, sure, and as […]

This post, Purism to Announce a Linux Phone Soon, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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