Very good article about opening WhatsApp and co. (German language)
Vehicle hit by Hellfire missile shows that wearing your seat belt is largely pointless
F-Droid: Freie und quelloffene Apps – Take back control! Teil5
#Spark needs contributors!
Ignite Realtime Blog: Spark - Developers needed
Our sensitive and private health information belongs to us! It should not be put into large proprietary software and servers. #SoftwareFreedom is a human health issue!
Ejabberd server config and Webchat are updated in Git. If you're interested in running your own server, have a peek!
Ejabberd server config: https://github.com/ThomasLeister/trashserver.net-xmpp
Securing Services with Tor and alt-svc https://write.privacytools.io/jonah/securing-services-with-tor-and-alt-svc
Mozilla is shutting down their IRC servers and moving to Discord, a proprietary chat service.
Hey Mozilla, aren't we forgetting something here? Our very own "Mozilla Pledge for a Healthy Internet” states:
> Principle 2 The internet is a global public resource that must remain open and accessible.
> Principle 6 The effectiveness of the internet as a public resource depends upon interoperability (protocols, data formats, content), innovation and decentralized participation worldwide.
Thanks to @fragdenstaat we may soon know :)
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@Chrishallbeck Chris Hallbeck: Fun webcomics
Running Android 9 (Pie) on a Nexus 5 -- Unlegacy Android
"Internet freedom is in decline around the world, and being part of a force for good that allows people to have private access to the open Web is hugely important to me. Millions of people around the world rely on Tor Browser and onion services for private and secure communication in their day-to-day lives." - Steph, communications director of the Tor Project https://internethealthreport.org/2019/in-defense-of-anonymity/
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