Switched to MX to get away from Systemd, and, more exciting to me, the VNC desktop is my Raspberry Pi 4TB Nextcloud server.
Played with Hefftor in a VM, but what's really cool is this Automatik theme for Conky. 😃
So...this is pretty cool:
🔵 Time to update: Tor Browser 9.5.1 is out now.
This release updates Firefox to 68.10.0esr and NoScript to 11.0.32. Also, this release features important security updates to Firefox.
US government trying again to outlaw private, free speech...I mean encryption.
This is a great post by @arh that gets to the crux of why I’m generally wary of companies that gather invasive analytics or data.
Well said 👏
Big accomplishment this evening: finally removed all documents and personal info from #google drive.
Gmail - ✅️ (fastmail)
Gmaps - ✅️ (openstreet map)
Google Search - ✅️ (searx)
Google Analytics - ✅️ (none)
Chrome - ✅️ (brave or firefox)
Drive - ✅️ (NAS in the basement + Dropbox backup)
Next step is review https://nomoregoogle.com/ to see what other Google products I'm forgetting.
What if there was a bill in Congress that, if it became law, would give them the key to every door, every car, the combo to every safe, every lock. These keys they would hold "just in case the need a warrant."
There is a similar bill right now:
An Open Letter to Congresspeople Regarding S. 4051 (Lindsey Graham’s Bill to Outlaw End-to-End Encryption)
#2 in #100DaysToOffload
Why am I doing this? and a walk down memory lane.
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