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Add my bits to the monthly report

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[[!meta title="Tails report for MONTH, YEAR"]]
[[!meta title="Tails report for June, 2020"]]
[[!meta date="`date --rfc-2822` eg. Thu, 08 Feb 2018 07:21:15 +0000"]]
[[!pagetemplate template="news.tmpl"]]
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Releases
========
* [[Tails VERSION was released on MONTH DAY|news/version_VERSION]] ((emergency release)?).
[[Tails 4.7 was released on June 2|news/version_4.7]]:
* Tails VERSION+1 is [[scheduled for MONTH DAY|contribute/calendar]].
- Make the installation of Additional Software more robust. ([[!tails_ticket 17278]])
The following changes were introduced in Tails VERSION:
- Clarify the error message when entering an incorrect password to unlock a
VeraCrypt volume: *Wrong passphrase or parameters* instead of *Error
unlocking volume*. ([[!tails_ticket 17668]])
XXX: Copy the "Changes" section of the release notes, and compact a bit:
- Clean up confusing comments in `/etc/tor/torrc`. ([[!tails_ticket 17706]])
* Remove lines about software upgrade (that's not Tails itself).
* Remove screenshots.
* Remove "New features" and "Upgrades and changes" headlines.
* Remove line about Changelog.
[[Tails 4.8 was released on June 30|news/version_4.8]]:
- We disabled the *Unsafe Browser* by default and clarified that [[the
*Unsafe Browser* can be used to deanonymize
you|doc/anonymous_internet/unsafe_browser#security]].
- We added a new feature of the Persistent Storage to save the settings
from the Welcome Screen.
This feature is beta and only the additional setting to enable the
*Unsafe Browser* is made persistent. The other settings (language,
keyboard, and other additional settings) will be made persistent in
Tails 4.9 (July 28).
- Fix the *Find in page* feature of *Thunderbird*. ([[!tails_ticket
17328]])
- Fix shutting down automatically the laptop when resuming from suspend
with the Tails USB stick removed. ([[!tails_ticket 16787]])
- Notify always when [[MAC address
spoofing|doc/first_steps/welcome_screen/mac_spoofing]] fails and the
network interface is disabled. ([[!tails_ticket 17779]])
- Fix the import of OpenPGP public keys in binary format (non armored)
from the *Files* browser.
Tails 4.9 is [[scheduled for July 28|contribute/calendar]].
Code
====
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Release section (for example, the changes being worked on for
the next version).
Documentation and website
=========================
XXX: If you feel like it and technical writers don't do it
themselves, explore the Git history:
- syster added a favicon to our website. ([[!tails_mr 37]])
git log --patch --since='1 October' --until='1 November' origin/master -- "doc**.*m*" "about**.*m*" "support**.*m*" "install**.*m*" "upgrade**.*m*"
- Documented the
[[letterboxing feature of *Tor Browser*|doc/anonymous_internet/Tor_Browser#letterboxing]].
([[!tails_issue 17227]])
User experience
===============
- Interviewed 4 more candidates to the
[[Technical Writer job offer|jobs/technical_writer]].
XXX: If you feel like it and the UX team does not do it
themselves, check the archives of tails-ux:
<https://lists.autistici.org/list/tails-XXX.html>
- Added a shortcut on top of the [[cloning instructions|install/clone]]
for people who are already in Tails.
- Reported a [bug upstream to
Etcher](https://github.com/balena-io/etcher/issues/3197) about Windows manipulating the
system partition, leading to a failed verification.
([[!tails_ticket 17634]])
Hot topics on our help desk
===========================
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Funding
=======
XXX: The fundraising team should look at the fundraising Git.
git log --patch --since='1 December' --until='1 January' origin/master
XXX: The fundraising and accounting teams should look at the archives of <tails-fundraising@boum.org> and <tails-accounting@boum.org>.
- Submitted a full proposal to the
[OTF Core Infrastructure Fund](https://www.opentech.fund/funds/core-infrastructure-fund/)
to improve the user experience of
[[connecting to Tor|blueprint/network_connection]] and using Tails to
circumvent censorship.
Outreach
========
Published outreach the leaflets and their source on the website:
[[!map pages="contribute/how/promote/material/leaflets/*.pdf"]]
[[!img contribute/how/promote/material/leaflets/page-1.png link="no" alt=""]]
[[!img contribute/how/promote/material/leaflets/page-2.png link="no" alt=""]]
Past events
-----------
- El Barracon Digital from El Progreso, Honduras, organized an
international online webinar on Tails: [Privacidad y Anonimato Con
Tails](https://barracondigital.org/webinar-internacional-privacidad-y-anonimato-con-tails/)
Upcoming events
---------------
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Press and testimonials
======================
XXX: Copy content from [[!tails_gitweb wiki/src/press/media_appearances_2020.mdwn]]
This page is continuously updated by tails-press@boum.org, so if
it's empty there might be nothing special to report.
* 2020-06-23: [Privacy-Focused OS Wants to Know How Facebook and the FBI Hacked
it](https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/dyz3jy/privacy-focused-os-tails-wants-to-know-how-facebook-and-the-fbi-hacked-it)
by Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai in Motherboard.
* 2020-06-10: [Facebook Helped the FBI Hack a Child
Predator](https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/v7gd9b/facebook-helped-fbi-hack-child-predator-buster-hernandez)
by Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai in Motherboard.
Translations
============
XXX: Add the output of (adjust month!):
sudo apt-get install intltool
git checkout $(git rev-list -n 1 --before="September 1" origin/master) && \
git submodule update --init && \
./wiki/src/contribute/l10n_tricks/language_statistics.sh
## All the website
- fr: 84% (5415) strings translated, 8% strings fuzzy
- es: 47% (3072) strings translated, 8% strings fuzzy
- de: 30% (1988) strings translated, 13% strings fuzzy
- it: 28% (1808) strings translated, 10% strings fuzzy
- fa: 22% (1474) strings translated, 13% strings fuzzy
- pt: 22% (1418) strings translated, 9% strings fuzzy
## [[Core pages of the website|contribute/l10n_tricks/core_po_files.txt]]
- fr: 83% (1709) strings translated, 10% strings fuzzy
- es: 77% (1585) strings translated, 10% strings fuzzy
- it: 50% (1043) strings translated, 20% strings fuzzy
- de: 50% (1041) strings translated, 21% strings fuzzy
- pt: 39% (815) strings translated, 14% strings fuzzy
- fa: 20% (415) strings translated, 15% strings fuzzy
## Core pages of the website for languages not activated on the website yet
- zh_TW: 25% (447) strings translated, 12% strings fuzzy
- zh: 12% (224) strings translated, 6% strings fuzzy
- ru: 8% (160) strings translated, 5% strings fuzzy
- pl: 8% (149) strings translated, 4% strings fuzzy
- tr: 8% (148) strings translated, 4% strings fuzzy
- ar: 7% (132) strings translated, 5% strings fuzzy
- ca: 7% (131) strings translated, 5% strings fuzzy
- id: 5% (99) strings translated, 3% strings fuzzy
- sr_Latn: 4% (80) strings translated, 2% strings fuzzy
Metrics
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