Simjacker – abusing the S@T Browser to track phones:
– it requires the S@T Browser on the targeted phone, and a mobile operator allowing special SMS
– many details are missing
– mobile operators can remotely uninstall S@T Browser; so this perfectly shows that you can't "take back control" of your phone by just installing some LineageOS on it
The EU is asking what they should do to support FOSS.
I was walking my dog yesterday when I encountered this guy. Nope, not a snake. Its a slowworm!
😀 It's been in the pipe for a while, it's now available!
You can now manage and host your mail, drive, etc. for your family or corporate, using a single identity on your own custom domain, and connect it with your/e/OS smartphone.
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Today Linux Journal shut its doors for good. All staff were laid off and the company is left with no operating funds to continue in any capacity... https://www.linuxjournal.com/content/linux-journal-ceases-publication-awkward-goodbye
I'm so sorry to say it, but today @linuxjournal closed down for good. As you can imagine we are all so sad that this is the end. You can read my final goodbye here:
I just received the final printed book from the CRPG book project! Fine print quality too by Bitmap Books 👍
📖 ISBN: 978-1-9993533-0-8
Visited #koli last week. A bit rainy and cold, but amazing vistas!
Facebook cryptocurrency: dawn of the corporation-government | Ethan Lou http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jun/19/facebook-cryptocurrency-libra #corporatocracy #surveillancecapitalism #privacy
We have some exciting news! The team at Purism are thrilled to announce the launch of Librem One https://librem.one Private and secure email, chat, social and VPN. No ads! No tracking! No data sharing! Just the best end-to-end encrypted communication and social. Join the revolution today and take back control of your data and life #LibremOne
I hoped they warned them befor doing.
If they did, and #matrix kept ignoring it, that's definatly a way to teach someone a lesson.
The EU is going after Valve and others for "geo-blocking", a statement from Valve https://www.gamingonlinux.com/articles/the-eu-is-going-after-valve-and-others-for-geo-blocking-a-statement-from-valve.13903 #Misc
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