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Jack Ma still missing
2 weeks later he criticized China's politics. And disappeared shortly afterwards. https://time.com/5926062/jack-ma/
The man was even replaced in a TV show, which was created by himself.
Rumors tell anything from "set under observation" to "voluntarily retired", which sounds a bit odd in comparison to his earlier appearances.
Donald Trump being banned from social media is a dangerous distraction | Twitter | The Guardian
Firefox – we’re finally getting HW acceleration on Linux – Martin Stransky's Blog
Gmail's and Outlook's isn't much different.
Many of our followers are FOSS people, but for those who are not, WhatsApp now insists you share data with Facebook or delete the app. I say delete the app AND Facebook. We use #Signal on the farm, private, secure, open source!
This is cool:
"For a modern smartphone to be sustainable, at the very minimum it has to get security updates and it needs to be possible to change the inevitably failing battery. This site is designed to help with finding those phones: Phones that are supported by an alternative Android distribution are listed together with guides for changing the battery."
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