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See why I think CDNs are dangerous: they introduce central points in the web infrastructure.

Also included: tips on getting control back.

danuker.go.ro/how-to-protect-y

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Remote education has provided an unfortunate opportunity for privacy-invading proprietary software to invade students' lives. Learn how many people are fighting back: u.fsf.org/32h

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So many companies jumping on “encryption” to get fat on all that delicious metadata

The markets are yet to fall after the Coronavirus reduced months off companies' yearly incomes.

The current prices are unsustainable.

youtube.com/watch?v=jj8rMwdQf6

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Wow. I don’t think I saw a single positive comment in this thread. 🤦‍♂️

twitter.com/malgorithms/status

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Video call? Hopefully Jitsi. If you're stuck with Zoom, here's how to join without installing their apps.

adammonsen.com/post/1916/

Warning: YouTube video with swearing in it - Honest Government Ads - #FreeAssange 

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@totoroot Well I actually found the solution the second you replied. In firefox open „Customize“ and uncheck „titlebar“ on the bottom left. How isn’t this the default behaviour? 😂

Your browser comes with loads of pre-trusted certificates of dictatorial governments and billion dollar companies. Be mindful of them:

expeditedsecurity.com/blog/con

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It's "World Password Day" - which is an excellent day to remind you to use an encrypted password manager. Literally any of them are better than not using one.

Why use one? It allows you to create unique complex usernames and passwords that are forgettable.

This increases your information security.

Our manager of choice is #KeePassXC - it's easy to use, syncs really well across any cloud service and is loaded with features and a browser extension.

#worldpasswordday #privacy #security

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@amanajayvarma look at anysoft keyboard
It's convenient and highly customizable
And it also on Fdroid

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Wow huge update to Matrix/Riot including end-to-end encryption by default. If you're looking for a team collaboration/chat tool, do take a look. There's a nice Jitsi integration for video calls too.

Congrats to everyone involved 👏

blog.riot.im/e2e-encryption-by

When a whistleblower is punished, you know the ones in government are not really serving you, but themselves.

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