Diversity in travel writing: 15 travel books written by people of colour https://www.cntraveller.com/gallery/diversity-in-travel-writing
Yesterday the domain name fossninja.com dropped. Today, in a little more than an hour, librestudio.com is dropping. #fossdomains
Why a greater diversity of writers and view points will help travel writing to raise its game https://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/more-voices-for-a-bigger-picture/?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Mastodon
- Avoid using third party systems to host fonts, scripts, etc.
- Try Google analytics alternatives like @plausible or @Matomo
- Capture as little personally identifiable information as possible (do you really need their full name, phone number, etc?)
- Purge your PII regularly
- Share info with fewer systems and notify your users
Place their privacy at least equal to your needs.
Enhancing User Experience With CSS Animations https://stephaniewalter.design/blog/enhancing-user-experience-with-css-animations/
Youtube nowadays makes you feel un-easy?
Switch to PeerTube!
PeerTube is a free as in freedom +decentralized video sharing and soon possibly even streaming platform.
The good people and developers Framasoft have a roadmap for version 3 of Peertube.
It includes all the things one needs, IN FREEDOM.
Say goodbye to Google (Goolag) oppression.
Sometimes lineups aren’t finalised when you’re asked to speak. This is a poor excuse. Specify that you will pull out of an event if you find yourself on an all-white lineup.
reCAPTCHA is one of many "free" systems that are seemingly helpful and innocent, but are actually part of the #Google data-collection ecosphere.
If you must use a particular system that integrates with reCAPTCHA or similar, please provide them feedback that you would like alternatives to Google services.
Users, choose to solicit sites that value your #privacy and user data.
Blobmaker is a free generative design tool to help you quickly create random, unique, and organic-looking SVG shapes https://www.blobmaker.app/
Tabler Icons: 558 Fully customizable free SVG icons. (MIT license) https://tablericons.com/
Uncommon (but useful) CSS Properties: https://ishadeed.com/article/uncommon-css/
DiversifyTech: "A collection of resources for underrepresented people in tech". We need more of this: https://www.diversifytech.co/
The EARN IT Act is aiming at destroying encryption. We must take action now: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/earn-it-barr-encryption
#Huawei testing its own search app in challenge to Google https://technode.com/2020/03/03/huawei-testing-rival-to-googles-search-app-on-android-phones/ The more options the better #degoogle #ungoogle
Interesting: Baidu tops California’s new self-driving report: https://technode.com/2020/02/28/baidu-tops-californias-new-self-driving-report/
How To Type Natively In Chinese In Linux #chinese #linux #learnchinese
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