Changes to account verification, KYC and UBO for business accounts

When "Know Your Customer" (KYC) laws evolve, payments systems needs to follow. Recently a new set of legislation around payments and money laundry has been implemented in EU and our payment provider updated some routines due to this. The changes to the Flattr system are minimal, but this is what has changed. If you are … Continue reading Changes to account verification, KYC and UBO for business accounts

Some great Open Source projects to flattr

Think funding of Open Source projects are important? Then, here is a great list to start to do it from! GNU Operating system Open Source Initiative Free Software Foundation Europe SF Conservancy Libre Office F-droid GIMP Gnome foundation KeePass KeePassXC NoScript Synergy WinSCP VLC phpMyAdmin AdBlock Plus OpenSCAD OpenELEC OSMC Syncany JDownloader OpenWRT MPlayer LibSSH … Continue reading Some great Open Source projects to flattr

Add a Flattr sponsor link on Github

This is how you add a Flattr sponsorship button on Github. It's really easy! Add your Github in the profile settings: flattr.com/settings/profile Go to your repositories settings page. (The URL is like this https://github.com/REPONAME/REPONAME/settings) Add your Flattr contribution link in the "Features" section of the repository settings page, it should be formatted as custom:flattr.com/github/GITHUBUSERNAME This … Continue reading Add a Flattr sponsor link on Github

The Flattr vision, a creative internet beyond ad revenue

I often get asked “why did you start Flattr?” It’s a question I love, because it’s easy to answer. Even though the answer is long the goal has always been obvious for us. The internet is this wonder of creativity, information and imagination. It has unleashed people's creative forces and the power it gives in … Continue reading The Flattr vision, a creative internet beyond ad revenue