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That's irony at its best: Google is one of the gold sponsors of , and less than a week before the conference begins, it removes from the Play Store. Element is the most-used application for access to the infrastructure that FOSDEM depends on.

@silwol well like many huge organizations like governments their right hand ignores what their left hand does.

The French gov asks to use Free Software in priority, yet it passes 4 years contracts with Microsoft for the army and other administrations…

@mmu_man Yes, I guess that's just how large organizations work, and I also consider it impossible to *not* have things like that happen above a certain size. Ironic it is none the less.

@silwol Google has never cared about FLOSS, so their decision is not surprising at all.
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