@brab Great to see camlboot mentioned. The paper by Gabriel et al. on #bootstrapping is delightful!
Colonial Pipeline Paid Hackers Nearly $5M in Ransom
(submitted by longdefeat)
IBM is Destroying Red Hat, Squeezing Red Hat’s Work for Cash, Laying Off Staff, and Asking Staff to Resign • ՇєςђгเﻮђՇร ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/05/12/ibm-squeezing-red-hat/
Polish university student Wojciech Kosior shares his story of how he managed to graduate without being forced to use Zoom, Skype, or other nonfree programs: https://u.fsf.org/3bv
Did you know that #POWER9 support just landed in #GNU #Guix?
Still work to do before it’s supported on the same level as other architectures, but that’s a big milestone!
how much do u overthink?
Why are (legal) tools important to foster the use of #opensource within public administrations ? What already exists & what do we need to work on ?
🎞️ The recording of the webinar on "Legal tools for Public Administrations" is online : http://eolevent.eu/blog/eole-2020-webinar-5-legal-tools-public-administrations-sustain-use-open-source
J’ai écrit un article sur #Guix et la #reproductibilité pour GLMF HS n°113 :
… et il y a un sur les aspects #sécurité par Édouard Klein dans MISC HS n°23 :
“Tales of Favicons and Caches: Persistent Tracking in Modern Browsers”:
“[A] website can track users across browsing sessions by storing a tracking identifier as a set of entries in the browser’s dedicated favicon cache”.
Looks as if the modern web was designed to serve the needs of surveillance.
Another intresting open hardware RISC-V project:
PINE64 February Update! We've said it before, but for real this time: this is a big one...
- A look at #Quartz64 RK3566 SBC
- #PinePhone keyboard news
- We're making a RISC-V SBC! -
- #PinePhone default OS is @kde PlaMo on @ManjaroARM
- #PinebookPro back in March
- #LoRaWAN part of our ecosystem
- #PineTime progress
- much more!
What Do You Actually Agree To When You Accept All #Cookies | #web #tracking http://www.conradakunga.com/blog/what-do-you-actually-agree-to-when-you-accept-all-cookies/
⚠️ Upgrade your systems
Risk of local privilege escalation via setuid programs
> #SoftwareHeritage is an extraordinary, yet necessary effort to save all the world's #software in all its versions and generations for all time. This effort is to help make historical #SourceCode accessible to everyone, but this initiative does come with many challenges. Naturally, #SoftwareHeritage is started with #OpenSource code and principles. #DocSearls and #SimonPhipps talk in much length and depth on all of it, with founder & #CEO #RobertoDiCosmo.
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