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South Korea is planning Linux migration as Windows 7 support ends.

The interior ministry will begin test-running Linux on its PCs. if no issues arise, Linux systems will be introduced more widely within the government.

They don't mention any specific distro such as Ubuntu, yet in future "hope to avoid building reliance on a single operating system" which the case is now with Win7.

Linux ecosystem is flexible / adaptive.

== > http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20190517000378
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#Korea #Linux #SouthKorea #Yonhap #deleteMicrosoft
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Windows is getting a Microsoft built Linux kernel as a shipped component in windows.

Interesting fact! Did you know the phrase "Embrace, Extend, Extinguish" was used by Microsoft internally to describe their strategy for gaining control of non-proprietary software/standards and stifling competition? Now you do!

Smooches!

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embrace%

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Sometimes you feel shitty about your performance at work. Sometimes it's just for a day, sometimes it's a week. But however long it takes, remember you will get better.

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It's funny how Google promotes Android as an open platform on the same page where they promote Google Assistant

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The current technological industry wants to normalize cloud computing, but did you know you are losing ownership of your software and freedoms in the process?

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:firefox: After seeing how CSS and JS can track your mouse movements I decided to compile myself. I commented out two lines to disable all CSS hover and HTML/JS onmouse(enter,leave) events. Pretty neat! Although I have no way to turn it back on for those sweet Wikipedia page previews... I hope I can figure out how to make it a per page option.

*Made possible by FOSS*

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Microsoft has released their new Terminal application to GitHub, marketing it as another demonstration of their commitment to "open source". While the project is MIT licensed, did you know it is inextricably linked and dependent upon numerous proprietary SDK tools, headers, and the Visual C++ ATL.

Do not be fooled, see through the mirage of feigned support to undermine and sabotage the original ethics of the free software movement!

gnu.org/philosophy/open-source

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A friend didn’t reply in 5 minutes: “Oh my god do they hate me now or something was it the thing I said 10 minutes ago?”

Thanks anxiety disorder.

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Microsoft insisted that EdgeHTML was much better than Chromium years ago, but now it uses Chromium for Edge.

Microsoft insisted that a syscall translation layer was much more efficient than running a VM, but now it has decided to ship a normal Linux kernel inside a "lightweight" VM.

It sounds to me just as if Microsoft is about to fire a huge bunch of actually competent core developers and keep only UI designers, UI coders and their lawyers. It's not about how Microsoft loves open-source, it's more likely just that they want to cut down the cost on these developers so that they don't need to pay as much people to keep their product running. They would like to take things free from the FOSS community.

Let's see how things would go for them.

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Humans are social beings, and free software encourages us to be such! Love freedom and free software.

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Firefox cert expired, disabling all the addons is fixed in firefox 66.0.4 (sid) and firefox-esr 60.6.2 (buster, stretch and jessie)

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#Brasil | Indígenas protestan en la capital contra Bolsonaro telesurtv.net/news/campamento- 

"Queremos vivir en paz. Que se respeten nuestros derechos y la Constitución", dijo una líder de la etnia Munduruku

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Indígenas marchan contra la violación de sus derechos en #Brasil telesurtv.net/news/brasil-indi 

La movilización fue realizada en la capital de Brasil en rechazo a la división de la Fundación Nacional del Indio

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AGH! My addons are gone again! Damn you, Firefox!

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Has #microsoft ever made a statement promising to remove #nsa back doors?

No.

Check.

They didn't.

Perfectly fine with all these back doors.

Even their disk #encryption has back doors. @eff complained, they never responded.
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I have slept for about 11 hours last night, but now I am quite tired again :foxyy_think:
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