@techit A little late, but I used it a lot until last month.

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LibrePlanet will return online in 2022 with the theme "Living Liberation." Submit your session exploring how to accelerate the integration of free software into our daily lives today! u.fsf.org/3ge

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Apple's postponed their surveillance system for now, but no matter what changes they make, we anticipate it falling short of what their users truly deserve: freedom to control every program running on their iPhones and other devices. u.fsf.org/3fy

@pollita that 90's feelings. "Please update the animated GIFs on your Geocities Page"

@wilbowma @maya

It someway made me cry a little. Not sad, just too emotive.

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“Apple and Google agreed to demands from the Russian government to remove a strategic voting app developed by opposition leader Alexei Navalny from the iOS and Android app stores.

Apple then disabled its Private Relay feature (which enhances web browsing privacy) for users in Russia. Google also removed YouTube videos giving advice on how to vote strategically in the elections.”

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Big Tech will choose profit over democracy and human rights every time.

#BigTech

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absolutely wild to me that tech invented the phrase "long term support" to mean 5 years

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@the_halmaturus

Kann dir mal ein paar Apps auflisten die ich so nutze:

🛻 #Navigation: #OsmAnd
📬 E-Mail: #FairEmail
📨 #XMPP: blabber.im
📹 #Videokonferenz: #JitsiMeet
🎞 #Kodi fernsteuern: #Kore
📺 #TV/#Mediatheken: #Zapp
📼 #Video: #VLC
📻 #Radio: #Transistor
🎶 #Musik: #Vinyl
🎙#Podcast: #AntennaPod
📄 #pdf: #PdfViewerPlus
🔄 #Datenaustausch/#Syncronisation: #Syncthing
🔥 #Firewall: #AFWall
#Werbeblocker: #AdAway

...und das alles natürlich von @fdroidorg

#deleteGoogle #FOSS #FLOSS

@kawaiipunk as a former cop, I couldn't agree more with you.
We can follow the same line of thinking with the prisons by the way. Or any other oppressive institution.

@maya many thanks!
I'm not really worried (in this case) to share my music preferences with last.fm. But I wish to have my own copy of this data.

@maya I'm seeking for a self hosted last.fm alternative.

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A little teaser: in the upcoming #Lagrange v1.7, you can finally organize your bookmarks into folders.

#Gemini

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Choosing Matrix #Messengers for New User Made Simple

:verified: Sharing is very appreciated.

:ubuntu: ubuntubuzz.com/2021/09/chat-bu

:matrix: We will briefly compare chat bubbles on apps like Element, FluffyChat, Nheko, #SchildiChat and Spectral #Matrix Apps.

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In no particular order, web sites like OpenStreetMap, Wikipedia, Archive.Org, Sci-Hub, tools like I2P, Tor, IRC, GPG, OMEMO, OTR, and open and federated protocols like Jabber, Email, Diaspora and ActivityPub are the most important projects on the internet and should be protected and exalted.

#openstreetmap #osm #android #wikipedia #archive #archive.org #scihub #sci-hub #diaspora #email #jabber #xmpp #activitypub #mastodon #email #freesoftware #internet #thefederation #irc #gpg #omemo #otr

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