@fdroidorg here's a classic #Google tactic: use "open source" to get devs hooked, then gradually slip in proprietary bits. #AOSP's core apps move ever more towards proprietary, and they also do this with libraries like com.google.ar:core https://github.com/google-ar/arcore-android-sdk/issues/1538
Digital Restriction Management (or short #DRM) is preventing us from harnessing the true potential of digital media. It enforces artificial scarcity for the sake of upholding outdated business-models. A better world is possible. Lets build it together. Let's abandon technology which is #DefectiveByDesign
learn more: https://www.defectivebydesign.org
I finished a 5 part series on how to run an e-mail server in 2022 with all the DKIM/SPF/DMARC stuff working. It's not a simple HOWTO series, but it does explain all the moving parts. So if you're interested to learn a bit about modern e-mail - you're welcome! Starts here: https://jan.wildeboer.net/2022/08/Email-0-The-Journey-2022/
I don't think of it as *I'm* using Linux but as my GNU system uses it to communicate with the hardware.
I use GNU, because I love free software. And it's the only free sw OS specifically being developed for this purpose.
"Les concurrents d’EDF ne produisent pas, ne stockent pas, ne livrent pas l’électricité… Ils font seulement du trading et de la spéculation."
Décryptage de l'arnaque du marché européen de l'énergie par Anne Debrégeas dans @firstname.lastname@example.org
To every news website:
When publishing computer malware news that affects only Microsoft Windows, I politely urge you to say explicitly that the malware affects only Windows and not another world class operating systems, namely, GNU/Linux and BSD.
Please do not steer public to a false opinion that computer operating systems are only Windows without other (more secure) alternatives.
Boosts are appreciated.
So, we had a fascist incident in #Boston today that resulted in the assault of a Black pedestrian.
Mayor Wu's response was good, and we all need to be looking out for each other. But I find it infuriating that the police spent the bulk of their time shielding the nazi mob from a handful of protestors rather than protecting the public.
Given this baseline of impunity, I expect that right-wing provocations will increase in frequency and become more violent.
Pour celles et ceux qui ne l'ont pas déjà lu, lisez cet article de Fakir sur les agences de commandes de contenu d'influence.
Édifiant, effrayant, jusqu'au post-scriptum.
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