It looks like, in response to a DMCA request, Microsoft has removed the Github repo for DeDRM, a plugin for helping people read ebooks they've bought on their chosen ereader.
The talk will be held in Spanish 🇪🇸
Ever need to share private info in #pastebin, but don't want others to see it?
What's great about it?
256bit-zk (zero knowledge) #encryption, even owner of the server can't read it.
Key in url. 🔐
*Burn after reading
(once read, note self destructs)
*timed self destruction
*Tor hidden Service (.onion)
*QR code note generation
In 2021 we published safeguards to help civil society and communities advocate for stronger human rights protection when faced with the privatisation of public functions and surveillance
Installed and set up #Trisquel GNU/Linux on one of my laptops. Working nicely, including not bundling a proprietary Wi-Fi driver on it.
One of the best findings this year is that you really don"t need a proprietary OS to have a productive environment, unless you are *forced* to use it against your will, right, and freedom.
The Popular Family Safety App Life360 Is Selling Precise Location Data on Its Tens of Millions of Users https://themarkup.org/privacy/2021/12/06/the-popular-family-safety-app-life360-is-selling-precise-location-data-on-its-tens-of-millions-of-user
@eff Whatever the "Metaverse" is, if it becomes anything, it is in EVERYONE's interests that it does not become the Zuckererse.
Google Pixel mail-in repairs have allegedly twice resulted in leaked pics and a privacy nightmare
A mysterious threat actor is running hundreds of malicious Tor relays
When you see news outlets publish an article with the headline like El Salvador bought a lot of #bitcoin, the first question should be: how did you verify the fact?
Nobody really does that. Neither transaction IDs nor the address that the government controls have never been mentioned.
Technically this should be fairly easy, but the outlets just keep forwarding some tweets of the top guy in the poor country where democracy has not really existed.
Basically it's a headless server, once installed, includes a preconfigured xmpp chat server plus an email server. In addition, it allows for one click installs of many excellent applications like #nextcloud #mastodon #wordpress #bitwarden #peertube and many more. Give it a spin with this handy demo instance https://demo.yunohost.org/yunohost/sso/
French government has released the official COVID-19 contact tracing app -- on Fdroid.org
Released under MPL, it is possible to audit the source code hosted at https://gitlab.inria.fr/stopcovid19/stopcovid-android, share, edit, and redistribute it.
This is a right move that respects the civil right and freedom. You should not be forced to use any proprietary software to access public services, funded by tax of general population.
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suguru is my own name.
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