My new hero is Jocelyn Bell Burnell, who discovered pulsars as a PhD student but was uncredited when the Nobel Prize was given to her male colleagues. She spent the next 50 years winning every other award in physics and donating the money to fund PhDs for underrepresented groups
Quick notice to ANSI #Pinebook Pro users: please do NOT update your keyboard/ trackpad firmware just yet. Thank you.
Hey there, everyone! 😀
I am a new user here.
I came here reading a blog about decentralized browsing and was curious to explore this out!
Can someone get me through it's features?
Hello lovely Fediverse! 2020 will be the year of moving my content to federated and decentralised platforms.
Anyone here running a #pixelfed instance or having an account on a nice one that would be OK to welcome me?
I'm supporting the next decade of digital privacy and free speech. Join me and EFF today. https://eff.org/YEC19
End-of-the-month (and year!) Pine64 update over on our forum. It's not as long-form or polished as the normal 5th-of-the-month blog posts, but there's still lot of info here!
R.I.P. Chuck Peddle, absolute American engineering legend: designer of MOS Tech 6502 microprocessor, designer of PET. Died Dec 15, 2019. His Legacy shall live on. His brilliance touched so many lives.
Just finished preparing my presentation for the European Parliament on Tuesday. I’m representing @Mastodon and small technology there on a panel to discuss the future of the Internet and I hope we can get the regulators to at least not fuck things up for our ethical alternatives.
My slides (not hugely meaningful without the narrative but in case you’re curious) are here:
Remind me again why I let you talk me into this, @Gargron? ;P
Five years ago, we released Tutanota. With your help we've achieved a lot so far: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/encrypted-email/
✅ Rebuilt email client to achieve great speed and design
✅ Published an F-Droid app
✅ Made Tutanota completely Google-free
✅ Published desktop clients
✅ Turned Tutanota into a green email service
✅ Added an encrypted search feature
✅ Added an encrypted calendar
Much more is to come in the future, stay tuned. 😃🎉
We all know that Google (with Chrome-ium) has at least close to 90% of the browser marketshare on the internet.
Which is your primary browser on your computer?
Remember that Brave, Opera and Edge are Chromium derivatives. I consider Safari to be separate since it's Webkit and not Blink.
Retoot this to get more votes in.
It is proven! I am gianf on Keybase: https://keybase.io/gianf/sigchain#5daa75e0b0a71506b9275fb639b12e9ddab40546e5168c41bdc708601084081d0f
Father, husband, nerd, Sicilian. ESB architect using OSS. Love good food, wine, music, travel, foss, linux, motorbike, sport, basket, snowboard, windsurf, life!
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