Matrix vs. XMPP: Which is Better for Actually Secure Messaging? (Unlike Telegram, Whatsapp, etc.) https://videos.lukesmith.xyz/videos/watch/8fbf5fd7-3d52-43b4-bf0f-baf0a6355519
Are you looking for people to follow on Mastodon and the Fediverse?
Click below for a directory of hundreds of recommended follows organised into 50 topics:
(If a category has several pages of follows, click "show older" at the bottom to see the next page.)
This is just a tiny fraction of accounts on here, but hopefully it will give people's timelines a good start.
Please do share this with anyone you think might benefit, for example people new to the Fediverse.
Related: There should be a search engine specifically made for searching for git repositories and source code online, increasing discoverability for FOSS software not hosted on GitHub.
It would have an index of cgit, Gogs, and Gitea instances, along with whatever else is also applicable.
Does such a search engine exist?
If not, can we make it happen?
What it is:
- it is a Google Play Store mirror
- open source and free
- no tracking
- available on F-Droid (#fdroid)
- works without a Google account
- doesn't need Google Play Services (nor #microG)
- not recommended: you can log in with a Google account if you wish
- UI is way easier to navigate compared to Google's Store
Google's Planning to Snag Your Health Data - Surveillance Report 42 https://tube.privacytools.io/videos/watch/80892852-b99b-483b-b6fe-42e1d5e6a4e7
@swashberry If you search for a twitter handle and add @beta.birdsite.live to it, you can follow the public posts of that handle in the fedi.
Everything file scanned on "your" cloud. To protect you. Flagging may happen if you encrypt the data yourself in a way that thwarts scanning (to protect you 😆 ). #HumanRights #Privacy #Google #Encryption #Cloud #TheCloud
Due to a bug in Outlook, Tutanota users were not able to forward emails to Outlook 365. If you were affected by this, please try again as it seems like Microsoft has fixed the issue now.
Welcome to Data Breach Galore! - Surveillance Report 38 https://tube.privacytools.io/videos/watch/9ff163ce-ed96-482f-ac1a-2393f404b3d1
Signal...WHY? - Surveillance Report 37 https://tube.privacytools.io/videos/watch/63f1abc0-e9ca-46a4-9ff9-3b0854cbfda8
PLUG April is Thu @ 19:00 AZ time (UTC-7)
"Fedora and Future of Operating Systems"
OSes aren't the end of the Linux dev pipeline. As we move to abstraction technologies, what are OS makers to do? Ben describes how the Fedora Project views the future of the Linux distro, why it’s still relevant, and how we’re going to get there
China's Digital Currency Has Nothing To Do With Bitcoin
"The digital Yuan is not a peer-to-peer currency."
"The digital Yuan permits a new method for surveilling the population."
Chart: China First Major Economy to Issue Digital Currency
The virus was a fantastic gift to tattletales and busybodies, who were suddenly allowed to wander about scolding everyone. Like their troll cousins, I'm not sure that after having tasted such power the Scolds will willingly return to their miserable little holes, but banishing them will be this year's task.
https://odysee.com/@samtime:1/us-gov-tries-suing-a-cryptocurrency-lbry:8?r=9DHSAF2V7B7dEjK547DegxKLnf28VSQX No matter what you think about LBRY inc or Odysee, here’s a funny parody about the current situation.
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