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Why I work on ownCloud

While it is nice that Heise and even Spiegel Online (not to mention great publications in the US as well) are writing positively about ownCloud, I have yet to see an article that captures my personal motivation for working on it. Most articles mention the NSA and how great it is to reclaim the control […]

Partitioning the SD card for app2ext with adb shell

My Motorola Milestone kept nagging me with “Not enough free disk space”. As I am running the latest FroyoMOD, I started investigating the built in app2sd / app2sd+ / app2ext. Unfortunately, I did not have an SD card reader at hand and tried to use an adb shell to set up the needed partitions while the […]


  • RT @univention: Check the Third Party App Charts from the Univention App Center - @ownClouders and @kopanobv are top of the Tops. https://t… 2 days ago retweeted via univention
  • RT @surfdrive_nl: Tonight's maintenance has ended. SURFdrive has been upgraded. Enjoy the new features: https://t.co/6PxaqHdOpX ^RT 3 days ago retweeted via surfdrive_nl
  • RT @ownCloud: A new #ownCloud server version is available - upgrade to 10.0.4! Also 9.1.7 and 9.0.11 were published. Read more about the i… 4 days ago retweeted via ownCloud
  • RT @tomneedham: Hackweek 60 minute app: ownCloud Xmas @ownClouders ... and my first app on the marketplace! #needsmoresnow #owncloud https:… 1 week ago retweeted via tomneedham
  • RT @AlexOsterwalder: "Worry more about the customers than the competition and they will often reward you.” — @rgmcgrath @thinkers50 https:… 1 week ago retweeted via AlexOsterwalder
  • RT @krisajenkins: The idea that you can’t be a great software engineer without a CS degree is nonsense. The idea that there’s no value in… 1 week ago retweeted via krisajenkins
  • RT @Hauke_oC: @ownClouders Update to 10.0.4 completed 👌 1 week ago retweeted via Hauke_oC