I'm starting a journey into operating system design by developing my own from scratch and blogging about it. Part one is live! Feedback is highly requested, thanks!
If what you need is really a VPN and not Tor, this one reason why I recommend using your own. Running #Wireguard on a personal VPS makes you a *much* smaller target than someone like Nord with their 234762348571301 users
Oh wow, GitHub just invited me to be part of the GitHub Sponsors program!
That means you can now support my projects and open-source work directly through GitHub.
For the first year of the program GitHub will even match each of your donations. So if you always wanted to stick it to GitHub, now's the time 😂
Support me here: https://github.com/users/muesli/sponsorship
Kinda saw that coming.
"Richard M. Stallman resigns — Free Software Foundation — working together for free software"
Today I got promoted to IT manager position after my proposal got approved by the management to use multiple open source solutions and replace propriety products the company is using.
Tests went well and they were happy with the services. I will be handling the migration and training for the coming months.
To thank the wonderful open source community I will be donating a part of my pay for the coming 3 months.
My daily driver running arch+i3 and using the dracula color scheme.
Last month, Kazakhstan attempted to break encrypted web traffic by asking citizens to install bad root certificates on their devices. Now the authorities say it was all just a "test." We've updated our article on the matter with the latest info: https://protonmail.com/blog/kazakhstan-internet-surveillance/
Folks it's really simple: I won't use an application that has this sort of backdoor. I won't buy a phone with this sort of backdoor.
You'll also find people like OpenWhisperSystems will simply not ever add it to Signal.
When end-to-end crypto is outlawed, I'll happily become a fugitive.
Everyone should read up on the original cypherpunks, because it looks like a new generation will be fighting the good fight.
"Nobody talks about the real reason to use Tabs over Spaces"
This is a pretty compelling reason. Esp. if you are writing open source code.
French IT student, indie game fan, FOSS enthusiast and linux user.
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