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Bought my first ebook on , then spend 2 hours cracking so that I can read it on my Linux computer.
Damn it , I just want to read the book I have payed for, on my own computer.
I don't even mind if I can read my damn book.
What so hard to port your simple reader app to Linux?
If you can't, just throw me the dumb DRM-free epub that I have 100 ways to open.

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Here is your regular reminder that text messages (SMS) are neither private nor secure. This company handles billions of messages, yet it only managed to detect a hack after five years and doesn’t bother to disclose the scope of the breach. (Via @evacide@twitter.com)

vice.com/en/article/z3xpm8/com

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Picture I drew in a very fast messy style including coloring it. Took about 5 minutes. Then animated it with some FX 🙂

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Microsoft: You should sign and add proper metadata to your programs to help users identify frauds.
Also, Microsoft: C:\Windows\System32\agentactivationruntimestarter.exe, not signed, no information, no documentation, no official word. Just some forums that claim it's part of Cortana.

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People who block Javascript!

How do you browse the internet at all? I've had a go with Noscript on FF, but I basically have to unblock everything. Is there a trick I'm missing?

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You don't need privacy until you do, and then it is too late

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How much of your protein do you get from meat?

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is too heavy to run on only 5 year old high-end hardware
A company like could make and therefore more software but they decided that selling more new devices is better than reducing and saving the

on the other hand was designed for 10+ years old devices and is getting even lighter since so you don't need to buy a new PC every 5 years

What do you think? Is not caring about in 2021 a dealbreaker for you?

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