@lig Oh, really sorry about that.
TBlock is a system-wide ad-blocker that uses the hosts file to block adservers. It is compatible with a lot of filter formats, like Adblock Plus, dnsmasq, hosts, etc.
It also has a built-in filter converter, to help users easily convert their filters.
https://tails.boum.org is currently down.
Sorry for the inconvenience. It will be up again soon.
More info will follow tomorrow.
The Ethisphere Institute is a for-profit company that defines and measures corporate ethical standards, recognizes companies that excel, and promotes best practices in corporate ethics.
—Ethisphere Insitute on Wikipedia
Okay, I’m gonna call up Ethisphere Intitute and order some corporate ethics in case we have to poison a bunch of children or something
How satisfying is it to rewrite some old code that was full of #bugs, and to actually write pretty good code over it ?
I installed #kisslauncher and it's awesome. The launcher I was using before (Trebuchet) was great, but it was slow sometimes. I don't have this problem anymore. Plus, the search feature is really great, it reminds me the search bar on a GNOME desktop, with the ability to search web, contacts, apps, etc.
I am forced by my studies to use proprietary software.
I went to my director after sending him a long letter, and I told him that I didn't want a MS account, and other shitty stuff like that.
I also told him that I was very careful about my privacy online, and that I was using Linux at home to avoid using tech giants, which are also ruining our environment and forcing children to work (in cobalt mines for example).
But he told me I didn't have a choice.
When a website says "we collect data through cookies, like every single website ever," do not be fooled by their deception!
Cookies were meant for login sessions and user preferences. Only later did they start being used for collecting data by the server. The Internet may be full of abusers, but do not let them convince you that abuse is the only way.
Main developer of @tblock
I hate GAFAM and I'm anticapitalist.
Also, I use Arch BTW.
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