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RT @jjvincent@twitter.com

here's a marketing image from Hikvision, the world's largest security camera company, that speaks volumes about the brutal simplicity of the techno-surveillance state. han ✅, uyghur ❌ipvm.com/reports/hikvision-uyg

(h/t @CharlesRollet1@twitter.com, a great follow on surveillance tech)

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The first Librem 5 smartphones are shipping puri.sm/posts/first-librem-5-s “This is a big moment, not just for us as a company, but for everyone concerned about issues of privacy, security, and user freedom. The Librem 5 represents years of work, building the software and hardware required to make this phone a reality.” - Todd Weaver, founder and CEO of #Purism #Librem5 #Librem5Aspen #Linux #LinuxPhone #LinuxMobile #GNOME #FOSS

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RT @TheHackersNews@twitter.com

💥 SimJacker #Vulnerability (0-day under active attack)

A new SIM card-based flaw could allow remote attackers to hijack and spy on any phone just by sending an SMS – regardless of which handset the victim is using.

Read details — thehackernews.com/2019/09/simj

#infosec #technews

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RT @bitconner@twitter.com
🚨 If you or someone you know runs any LN software, please read this carefully 🚨

We’ve confirmed instances of the CVE being exploited in the wild.

To avoid losing money, upgrade immediately to one of the following versions:
* lnd v0.7.1
* c-lightning v0.7.1
* eclair v0.3.1 twitter.com/roasbeef/status/11

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The @PINE64 PinePhone is real! Here are some recent videos of it running:

:kde: postmarketOS + : youtube.com/watch?v=8V711Iordo

:ubuntu: Ubports Ubuntu Touch: twitter.com/Mariogrip/status/1

🍣 : vimeo.com/357952216

Even better performance to be expected once all these platforms, now at their earliest stage, are optimized enough.

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A (literally) solid mid-range with ethical perks. But the new, (kind-of) modular has much more to offer for €450.

tuxphones.com/fairphone-3-modu

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No laptop should have an expiration date. For the sake of your freedom and to guard against needless electronic waste, avoid Google Chromebooks: https://u.fsf.org/2wb
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Ubuntu Touch OTA-10 has been released!
It includes hardware support improvements, location service modifications, and more!
You can update on your device by heading to Settings -> Updates (all your apps must be up to date 1st)
ubports.com/blog/1/post/239

#UBports #UbuntuTouch #OTA10

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If your interested in developing Ubuntu Touch apps, helping with the Notes and Music apps could be a good place to start. Please join our Matrix room at #ut_bootcamp:matrix.org for more info. #ubports #ubuntutouch

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Banks are reverse ransomware.

Ransomware locks you out of your data and requires a payment to release it.

Banks lock you out of your money and require your private data to release it.

In both cases, there is no guarantee that they will honour their side of the contract, and sometimes, they just don't.

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" #Facebook Inc. has been paying hundreds of outside contractors to transcribe clips of audio from users of its services, according to people with knowledge of the work." #listeningdevices are spreading, this is what's done! https://eu.detroitnews.com/story/tech/2019/08/13/facebook-paid-contractors-transcribe-users-audio-chats/39957007/
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3 days until #DebianDay! There is still time to organize a local celebration of The universal operating system. wiki.debian.org/DebianDay/2019 (Artwork by Juliana Krauss)

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