Google Is Fined $57 Million Under Europe’s Data Privacy Law
“the French data protection authority announced Monday that it had fined Google 50 million euros, or about $57 million, for not properly disclosing to users how data is collected across its services — including its search engine, Google Maps and YouTube — to present personalized advertisements.”
GDQuest kickstarting a godot learning series for making games in the free and open-source video game engine @godotengine
The words of a true native AMERICAN Hero and Vietnam Vet, Nathan Philips after dozens of bigoted Covington Catholic high school students mocked him in MAGA hats.
Listen to this man’s words. Particularly those who hide their bigotry behind MAGA hats
I'd like to remind students that they are free to grab and contribute to the fully free and open source project called #ForkAwesome. It's packed with icons for #fediverse related projects and has a friendly community behind it.
Save those $30 and come join us: https://forkawesome.github.io
First House Floor speech from Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC@twitter.com): “The truth of this shutdown is that it's actually not about a wall...The truth is, this shutdown is about the erosion of American democracy and the subversion of our most basic governmental norms."
If you haven't seen it already, there's a lovely official animation which explains how #Mastodon works. It's perfect for sharing with people who are curious about joining:
"What is Mastodon?" (YouTube)
"What is Mastodon?" (PeerTube)
On nearly every "radical" idea the American people are with us:
72% want to expand Social Security.
70% want Medicare for All.
65% want a jobs guarantee.
64% want to legalize marijuana.
60% want tuition-free public colleges.
58% want $15 min wage.
57% want to break up big banks.
Introducing GNOME 3.30: “Almería” https://peertube.video/videos/watch/41dd1087-c2bb-48d9-9c5c-071119b61ac1
THE BEST ARGUMENT AGAINST CAPITALISM EVER!!
If you take the time to watch the entire video I'm sure you'll agree.
Against Capitalism - G. A. "Jerry" Cohen - PeerTube on Mastodon.host
Anyone have experience using the new "nextcloud social" app, new in version 15?
I recently started testing it and it doesn't seem to federate. I can't send or receive from it. In my case I'm using a hosted option but have admin rights.
Free thinking, opensource loving humanist...at least that's my better self:)
Fosstodon is a Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.