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@M0YNG
As long as the people are real, friendship is real. Medium doesn't matters :blobcat: @weltsnake

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On All That Fuckery tinykat.cafe/on-all-that-fucke

Wtf is wrong w people? And they posted with their actual GitHub accounts wow

I adopted on android but I'm struggling to find a good privacy alternative on mac os. I got a tweaked Firefox but would like a second viable browser.

Any advices ?

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I remembered to check the modern guidance on accommodating people's names
w3.org/International/questions

before committing too far with a database schema that disrespects .

Now I can go to battle (again) to rip out the annoyingly persistent default person name `{'first_name', 'last_name'}` bullshit.

When are we going to have website frameworks drop that parochial crap, and set up our person model with `{'short_name', 'full_name'}` by default with no extra effort?

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A grocery store clerk had a heart attack and died on the job in a major city of Northeast Brazil. Managers walled off the body and covered it up with umbrellas so that they wouldn't have to close shop for the day. Indignity for sale.
g1.globo.com/google/amp/pe/per

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With all of the trouble is facing, it's important for everyone interested in an open web to understand their significance. See medium.com/young-coder/mozilla for a highlight.

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Mozilla / Firefox's reputation really is tanking isn't it?

Protectors of people's internet freedoms indeed.

Legitimising Surveillance Capitalism more like.

#SurveillanceCapitalism #Firefox #Mozilla

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I'm going to regret asking this but... uh... what's your favourite programming language and hwhy?

(boosts welcome so I can find new cool people)

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In search of an #instance to call home -- #recommendations (and #boosts) appreciated!

This is very important to me:

#mutuality -- #humility, #dialogue, #learningfromeachother, #openmindedness, and #kindness.

This is also important:

#animalrights, #copyleft, #feminism, #libresoftware, #privacy, #socialism / #anarchism

--

(Please don't recommend self-hosting.)

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,,, #BelarusProtests

RT @ThomasVLinge@twitter.com

According to the official exit poll this is only 6,8% of #Belarus.

It's fair to say we just witnessed the most shameless case of electoral fraud in the modern history of #Europe

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> As of now, access to YouTube in #Belarus and transfer of media files in Telegram are interrupted, VPN services are blocked.

twitter.com/iSANS_Belarus/stat

> #Belarus is in the midst of nation-scale internet disruption affecting fixed-line and cellular operators; chart shows progressive disconnection of various online platforms, with public DNS services first to go from midnight, then social media Chart with downwards trend

netblocks.org/reports/internet

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Remember that crime is legal for rich people (this applies to your country as well)

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Hello, Zimza here. I'm an open source and privacy enthusiast hoping to find in the Fediverse a good alternative to the other awful social media platforms. Pleasure to be here. :ac_pleased:

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