Microsoft's Software Is Malware:
Google's Software Is Malware:
Apple's Operating Systems Are Malware:
Amazon's Software Is Malware:
Adobe's Software Is Malware:
@nolan To this day, I'm not quite sure why a web site would need to know which fonts I have installed.
"Safari, for example, only reports the default system fonts through Safari, and will not use other, uncommon fonts, even if they're installed on the OS. Firefox provides a similar option."
...now I want to know which #Firefox option that is. Nothing seems obvious so far.
Reading into browser vendor debates about how to reduce fingerprinting, e.g. enumerating installed fonts: https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues/4055#issuecomment-536063793
There seems to be widespread disagreement about whether this is even possible. Tab Atkins from Google says: "[G]oing from 400 bits to 40 bits of identifying information achieves precisely nothing, since you only need 33 bits to uniquely identify every person on Earth."
So happy with #LineageOS, but it made me think... From now on, I will refer to Android as Google Android. There used to be some degree of separation between the company and the project, but we are long past that stage. Google has stopped pretending Android is independent, so should we.
Google Android. That's what it is.
Decided to give #lineageos another go but, I went for the one with #microg built in as that seemed to be the solution for some of my previously mentioned woes (ref: https://coopermatt.com/phones-lineageos-and-privacy) .
All was fine and dandy until I rebooted, post flash. Now, I have a Motorola MotoG7 brick. I went through all the standard attempts to reboot the phone but, alas, 'tis toast. So, I ordered a replacement Motorola MotoG8. Not a head turner but, it's a little better than the G7 and has hefty battery life.
@burningkeyboard Much like alcohol, its hard to find studies about caffeine that are not sponsored by large consumer good companies, most of the independent research is actively suppressed for financial/political reasons.
It was not a pleasant time, mood wise, I was an extremely angry human being. It's interesting how much money consumer goods companies put into advertising coffee and how coffee is pushed as an "everyday society norm" (Mostly an american point of view).
Caffeine is a powerful tool that should be used sparingly. The average american drinks a cup of coffee a day. This is terrible for you and diminishes not only effect of caffeine but causes you to become dependent on it. This dependency on caffeine reduces your overall energy and productive overtime as you become dependent on the caffeine to be effective. #coffee #caffeine
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