Nextcloud

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Nextcloud is an open source software project for self-hosted personal web services including a file manager (an indie version of Dropbox), music, calendar (CalDAV), contacts (CardDAV), and more. It was forked from ownCloud in early June 2016.

Video discussion and reasons for the fork.


IndieWeb Examples

  • Christian Weiske uses Nextcloud for file sharing, contact, calendar and note synchronization
  • Federico klez Culloca uses Nextcloud with Collabora plugin to keep a spreadsheet to handle home finances with his housemates

Applications

Nextcloud functionality can be added through applications.

Nextcloud News

Nextcloud News provides an RSS aggregator and feed reader. It offers a RESTful API for app developers. Available in the Nextcloud App Store: https://apps.nextcloud.com/apps/news.

Nextcloud Tasks

Nextcloud Tasks provides task tracking and management, and syncs with popular desktop and mobile task management applications like 2Do.

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