From Gab's CTO:
In Google's new GSuite products, the anti-features have overtaken the features so badly that they are not really usable unless you bow down to the demands of the anti-features.
G Collections - can't store URLs unless you search with Google
G Currents - can't start posting unless you submit your date of birth
In this house, we avoid using spyware as much as we can! (https://v2.jacky.wtf/post/362ef3f4-a53f-4dc2-b8b4-aad0032d11c0)
The most ecological technology is one you use for a long time. This is especially true of computing technology, where the embodied energy is several magnitudes higher than the energy cost of using it.
Manyverse is a social network mobile app with features you would expect: posts, threads, likes, profiles, etc. But it's not running in the cloud owned by a company, instead, your friends' posts and all your social data live entirely in your phone.
The way I'm reading books these days is one chapter in each sitting and several books in parallel.
Was reading this chapter today from the Site Reliability Engineering book. Makes sense even for non-SRE teams.
@matt It is *expected* to buy into the Google ecosystem in Kindergarten now? God, what have we become?
I know nobody wants to hear that, but seriously, where does this corporate big data nonsense stop?
To force children into a dependency with a humongous and de facto unregulated corporation like Google (or amazon or Apple for that matter) should be illegal.
(Some people in Tech right now): No, but Microsoft has changed. It's really pro open source now. It's not the same company as before. People can change, you now.
#KDETip: Miss desktop cubes and wobbly windows? Open "System Settings" ➡️ "Workspace Behavior" ➡️ "Desktop Effects" and discover a treasure trove of fancy desktop eye candy.💡
Hi folks! 9 years ago (to the day), the late Aaron Swartz made the first commit to SecureDrop, which was then called DeadDrop. Today the project is used by >70 media orgs around the world.
It's an open source whistleblower submission platform that uses the Tor network to protect source anonymity. We're also working on a next-generation integrated workstation for journalists based on Qubes OS:
We're happy to be here! #introductions
fedi devs need to read this https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VpXKmxl04cS47fjQQbWvRo2CqvYmmQJHT2pTNvzk6To/edit and fedi users
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