We'd quickly like to explain why we have to build the DDoS mitigation ourselves, how the progress is so far, and what you can expect as next steps. While improving anti DDoS measures, you'll be happy to know that we've also much reduced loading time. Thank you very much for your continuous support! 🙂
The newly announced "Amazon Alexa for Residential" is an obvious privacy nightmare, and gives both Amazon AND landlord control over your software and your life. "It will all just work," the company says: https://u.fsf.org/358
Google removed @k9mail from the Play Store without prior notice because they objected to the following text in the app description (that has been the same for more than a year):
(People sometimes call K-9: K9, K9 Mail, K-9 Email, K9 Email, K9 E-Mail, k9mail or k9email.)
Remember when #DeleteFacebook was trending? Now is the time to finally do it! 💪😎 https://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-engineer-quits-accuses-company-of-profiting-off-hate-2020-9?r=DE&IR=T
Here are our recommended alternatives to leave Facebook and Google; Mastodon included of course. 😉 https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/how-to-leave-google-gmail/
Amazon Wants Alexa to Move Into Your Apartment Before You Do
Just buy a real book! Or a DRM free PDF version of it.
Common noob user : I just use it for maps.
Common user : I turned it off in settings.
Intermediate user : I turned off EVERYTHING in settings.
Advanced user : I turned everything off in google settings and revoked the Google Play Service permission on device, now I get notification to enable it like every 30 seconds... I can still use it.
The developer : Nobody knows how to turn it off, not even us.
Expert user : Just use openstreetmap.org
Monsanto ... No surprise they've lied.
How the “success story” of genetically modified cotton in Burkina Faso fell apart
Monsanto profited more than was agreed in the contract, and assumed none of the risk shouldered by cotton companies and farmers.
Tutanota is encrypted email - so easy anyone can use email encryption. Hanna from the Tutanota Team explains in less than 4 minutes how you can send your first encrypted email. 😀 Check it out! 👇
#RSS Feeds are cool, I love them!
What's the preferred way to add one in a static website without relying on third parties?
In the worst case, I'll have to duplicate the content...
When i turned on my laptop this morning, for unknown reason it got stuck with "dev/sdb2 : clean, blablabla" and stay like this for a moment - a too long moment for me -, so i turned it off and on again (I'm such an IT-guy), touching it little pad and saying "Computer-san, i need you, please wake up ! Computer-san... !"
And now it works like a charm.
TL,DR : The power of Anime saved my laptop
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