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I'm sure no one here has any opinions on this at all. Right?

"Is Privacy a Right? | Linux Journal"


Yeah, I don't really like using cloud services, but they are very conveniently encrypted.

The speed can be increased, but only if you pay for it. There have been a lot of times that that I have been tempted because sometimes it it super slow.


This is a great review of the only cloud services that I occasionally use. I haven't seen a review go this deep before.

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haha linux nerds get an OS that actually works
lmao got em #windows #microsoft

Thank you for this wonderful post in my feed. 😃

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Are there any good ethical alternatives to Google Scholar?

I need to find literature on surveillance capitalism for my local socialist study circle, and it just feels wrong to have to use a Google product for this.

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Important APT security update - please read the instructions to upgrade APT safely debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4

I just keep finding new applications for bittorrent. Lbry.io is bittorrent based. A lot of neat projects use it. I just think it seems like we have barely scratched the surface of the protocol.

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Gosh, some of these papers are out of my knowledgebase. I only did Calc1 in college and physics.

I want to thank you for that website you just linked to. Assert = awesomesauce

You have successfully diverted my attention to a million awesome topics and essays...

I didn't know there was one. Wouldn't that be a result of the current concentration of wealth though? I don't actually keep up with the crypto stuff very much, but I would venture a guess that there is a lot of government influence in those circles too. Maybe not direct influence, but definitely indirect.

Again, I haven't kept up with that news, so maybe there is direct influence that I haven't been made aware of yet.

Markets Not Capitalism


So I am doing a podcast now. I think I will read this books and do a podcast on the ideas behind it. Anyone know where I can find an EPUB version of it?

Agoristic economics really interests me right now. I have heard of it, but I haven't really looked into it.

Oh this is a fun article! Found it on lobste.rs


Thank you to the folks who willing helped me get on that site. 😃

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