Ever heard of uBlock Origin? It’s an efficient ad, tracker & malware blocker for various browsers ! And of course, it’s FOSS. Many thanks to Raymond Hill, founder & original author of uBlock !
7 pieces of Linux advice for beginners | Opensource.com https://opensource.com/article/22/5/linux-advice-beginners #linux #beginner
The Register - an amusing article:
Sick of Windows but can't afford a Mac? Consult our cynic's guide to desktop Linux
For your consideration: A reasonable list of the least bad distros
Recent Scientific Research that could be disturbing.
Hashtag trending? Neat.
#LibreOffice is easily one of the most amazing pieces of #FreeSoftware I've ever used. Ever since I began using GNU/Linux, it's one of software that I use regularly and never fails me. I wrote college papers with it, arranged my finances and budgets, and even wrote a full book with it.
Whenever I need something that I must rely on for portability, LibreOffice is a must: open standards, formats and cross-platform awesomeness that I can rely to open my files anywhere!
Think walking is void of philosophy? Nietzsche and Gros are here to say you're wrong. https://bigthink.com/thinking/a-philosophy-of-walking/ #walking #philosophy #zen
Looking into the future of collaborative commons https://opensource.com/open-organization/22/5/looking-future-collaborative-commons
A meditation on grief. https://gratefulness.org/resource/a-meditation-on-grief/ #buddhist #grief #gratitude
uspol, gun violence, news
I see headlines like "Worst School Massacre in 10 Years" and I wonder are USians even aware that this literally doesn't happen in most places.
I can't bring to mind a single school shooting in Ireland in my lifetime, nor do I hear of them in the UK (which has similar social problems to the US but fewer guns), nor in most European countries.
You simply wouldn't see a headline reading "Worst school shooting in X years" in most parts of the world, it's too alien.
20+ FFmpeg Commands For Beginners - OSTechNix https://ostechnix.com/20-ffmpeg-commands-beginners/ #ffmpeg #media #audio
DuckDuckGo browser allows Microsoft trackers due to search agreement https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/duckduckgo-browser-allows-microsoft-trackers-due-to-search-agreement/ #privacymatters #privacy
So turns out DuckDuckGo's deal with microsoft isn't so great for everybody else. Whoda thunk?
4 ways you can preserve the Earth's livability with open source https://opensource.com/article/22/5/preserve-earths-livability-open-source #sustainability #earthday2022 #climate
12 essential Linux commands for beginners https://opensource.com/article/22/5/essential-linux-commands #linux #cli
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