Firefox Addon: Firefox Relay. Created by Mozilla.

relay.firefox.com/

"Firefox Relay lets you generate email aliases that forward to your real inbox. Use it to hide your real email address and protect yourself from hackers and unwanted mail."

addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firef

(Not affiliated. Just thought this was interesting and I never heard of it.)

"You Can Still Use the Old Firefox Interface (but not for long) - It's FOSS News"

news.itsfoss.com/firefox-old-d

TL;DR: See screenshot. Taken from the linked website.

claims interest in for a while. They call their project .

A self-organised group with "invited additional experts" in January this year "created a review of the ecosystem around protocols for social media".

Find the "Ecosystem Review" here:

matrix.org/_matrix/media/r0/do

Twitter thread with more information:

nitter.pussthecat.org/bluesky/

Got caught by surprise by a cute label in a user interface. ("Oh, I did!")

or could be a thing. Does anybody have other examples?

Sarcasm and fiction welcome, bonus points for factual reports or serious suggestions. :)

"Hello World!" by Brian Kernighan, 1978.

Brian is the K in "K&R", with reference to the C programming language.

Source:
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Hel

Not quite what I intended, but thank you nevertheless for your service, helpful Duck!

Gentoo's package manager Portage prevents the installation of a package, if there is not enough disk space available.

Unless you have set the environment variable I_KNOW_WHAT_I_AM_DOING to a non-zero value.

I am amazed that people were able to reliably reverse engineer the WhatsApp Web interface.

A matrix client can connect via a puppeting bridge to the WA network. The mobile app can be run in an Android virtual machine.

Diagram source: github.com/tulir/mautrix-whats

The amount of effort to make software efficient and comfortably usuable is ridiculous.

I hope many people will use technology like this to empower themselves and increase pressure on restrictive Big Tech that tries to get away with it.

TIL: WTFPL, a "public domain like license". Full license in the image.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WTFPL

Image marked due to swearing (the F-word).

Thank you, @cryptpad , for trying to be transparent and for explaining.

TIL: Wikipedia has a nice set of "Introductory science articles" for a couple of topics that hard to get into by reading the dedicated pages. E.g.: Introduction to quantum mechanics.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template

Not sure how I ended up there, but I'm intrigued.

lisperati.com/#!Understanding_

Who else likes that game, where you tell somebody what you see on a picture, then the person has to draw it, and then the same repeats with another couple?

If somebody wants to play, starting with this picture, I'm all in.

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