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  • #KDE Plasma desktop updated to 5.21.2 in #PCLinuxOS https://www.pclinuxos.com/?p=4684 #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Tuesday, March 02, 2021 at 23:56:26


  • "protected by end-to-end encryption." LOL! Between you and the company, not the person you speak to. #viber is still a #surveillance company, but the term "E2E(E)" is totally misused to confuse people and distract from real #privacy https://www.pclinuxos.com/?p=4682          ☞

posted Tuesday, March 02, 2021 at 23:58:05


  • "Time to check in on one of the trendier desktop environments on top of the world's most popular Linux distribution." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pq8k8ztMKw #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:00:31


  • #KeyNav : Eliminate The Mouse From Your Life https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uot3Cs9YwOA #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:01:11


  • #IPFire 2.25 - Core Update 154 released • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148342 •●• #Security #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:02:31


  • #intel #linux https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Linux-5.12-Swapfile-Corrupt see http://techrights.org/wiki/Intel_leaks          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:03:58


  • LOL. Buzzwords and hype go together. We already knew that. Come back when there's a message with more actual substance. https://www.itbusinessedge.com/data-center/edge-computing-rise-of-5g.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:07:21


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia ☞ ‘A question of national sovereignty’ A new documentary looks back at the birth of Russia’s modern economy, arguing that liberals, not hawks, established Moscow’s global independence https://meduza.io/en/feature/2021/03/01/a-question-of-national-sovereignty          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:08:20


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ Investigation Into Chemical Exposure From #Fracking in #Pennsylvania Provokes Call for Rapid Phaseout https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/01/investigation-chemical-exposure-fracking-pennsylvania-provokes-call-rapid-phaseout          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:08:40


  • Alliance with people who attack the taxi drivers, #linuxfoundfation adds another negative thing to the #linux brand https://linuxfoundation.org/en/press-release/new-mobile-native-foundation-to-foster-development-collaboration/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:09:52


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ Opinion | Lock 'Em Up https://www.commondreams.org/further/2021/03/01/lock-em          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:12:26


  • Mr. mjg59: let's help #uefi 'secure' boot promotion in #linux ... it'll help #security (not). Reality strikes... again. https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=GRUB-2021-Secure-Boot-Issues "oh, shit" http://techrights.org/wiki/index.php/UEFI          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:15:30


  • #microsoft #linux https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Linux-NTFS3-v22-Driver #kernel in hands of bribed org (can't say no to those who corrupt it) http://techrights.org/wiki/index.php/Linux_Foundation          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:16:59


  • #ibm : we used to do #mainframes ... now the industry and the media in its pockets calls it "clown" https://www.itwire.com/cloud/ibm-cloud-satellite-enables-clients-to-deliver-cloud-securely-in-any-environment-including-at-the-edge.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:18:22


  • Time to go back to simpler CPUs that do not have back doors by design https://www.itproportal.com/news/spectre-returns-as-exploits-for-windows-and-linux-devices-found/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:21:15


  • "Native #Tachyum #Linux 5.10" https://www.streetinsider.com/Business+Wire/Tachyum+Delivers+First+Software+Emulation+Systems/18064396.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:22:30


  • #Microsoft is serving #malware again but Microsoft partners don't name Microsoft https://www.itpro.co.uk/security/hacking/358754/malicious-dependency-confusion-packages-are-stealing-password-files          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:26:14


  • "This is a bit of a dayjob post, but as I maintain a bunch of snaps in my own time, I figured it’s not out of place here." https://popey.com/blog/2021/03/updating-snap-bases/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:27:49


  • #ArchLinux 2021.03.01 (rolling) is available http://www.archlinux.org/ #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:28:37


  • #uefi 'secure' boot was NEVER about #security but a bunch of charlatans ATTACKING security in services of #monopoly with back doors https://www.suse.com/c/suse-addresses-another-grub2-uefi-secure-boot-security-exposure/ FSF took money from those who did this http://techrights.org/wiki/index.php/UEFI          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:30:38


  • Bringing #surveillance into your skull https://www.iottechtrends.com/smart-hearables-alango-perspective/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:32:48


  • #Security : GRUB, Thycotic, and ’Spectre’ • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148345 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:36:35


  • Linux Foundation: #RISCV ISA and New Mobile Native Foundation • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148344 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:36:49


  • #openSUSE Review: A Linux Distro for the Practical User • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148343 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:37:05


  • Reminder of who or what #nytimes works for... https://www.itwire.com/open-sauce/plenty-of-mirth-as-recorded-future,-nyt-and-ex-nsa-man-have-a-punt-each-way.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:39:04


  • #nytimes as #cia megaphone https://www.itwire.com/security/india-says-power-outage-due-to-human-error,-not-china-as-nyt-alleged.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:40:43


  • I see that #intel is still outsourcing the sources to #microsoft #ProprietarySoftware https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Intel-2021-LLVM-SPIR-V-Backend Intel is a dying, rotting basketcase http://techrights.org/wiki/Intel_leaks          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:42:19


  • Digest of YaST Development Sprint 118 https://yast.opensuse.org/blog/2021-03-02/sprint-118 #yast2 #opensuse #suse #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:43:08


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia #AllOurOppositionIsJustConspiracy ☞ #StPetersburg activist sues Russian Justice Ministry over ‘foreign agent’ label https://meduza.io/en/news/2021/03/01/st-petersburg-activist-sues-russian-justice-ministry-over-foreign-agent-label          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:44:22


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ 'Fight Is Not Over,' Say Rights Groups as #Biden Admin Lets Separated Families Remain in US https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/01/fight-not-over-say-rights-groups-biden-admin-lets-separated-families-remain-us          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:44:37


  • IE https://hugelolcdn.com/i/733558.jpg          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:47:16


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia ☞ #Kremlin rejects analysis warning that Russia’s rising food prices could provoke unrest https://meduza.io/en/news/2021/03/01/kremlin-rejects-analysis-warning-that-russia-s-rising-food-prices-could-provoke-unrest          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:52:32


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt #Censorship ☞ #ATandT Appears Committed To Being Comically Hypocritical On #Section230 https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210224/07521246308/att-appears-committed-to-being-comically-hypocritical-section-230.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:53:07


  • Today’s #HowTos | #UNIX • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148348 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:54:12


  • #IBM / #RedHat Leftovers • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148347 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:54:24


  • Videos//Shows: #KeyNav , #UbuntuDeepin 20.10 Review, David Revoy and More • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148346 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:54:35


  • #manchesterCity still breaking records https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ecduy4WgRaw          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 00:59:48


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt ☞ Why The Problems With #Police And #SocialControlMedia Both Are Symptoms Of The Same Disease: A Failure Of Society To Actually Help Those In Need https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210221/00143746287/why-problems-with-police-social-media-both-are-symptoms-same-disease-failure-society-to-actually-help-those-need.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:00:15


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams #police ☞ To 'Ensure Justice and Accountability for Police Brutality,' Pressley Leads New Bill to End #QualifiedImmunity https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/01/ensure-justice-and-accountability-police-brutality-pressley-leads-new-bill-end          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:00:33


  • Buzzwords at #Mozilla https://ahal.ca/blog/2021/mozilla-devops/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:03:05


  • #google releases new #malware disguised as a browser for the #www https://developer.chrome.com/blog/new-in-chrome-89/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:03:56


  • "There is a new, small application available for Sparkers: Sparky System" https://sparkylinux.org/sparky-system/ #sparkylinux #debian #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:06:36


  • #RaspberryPi RP2040 boards are coming with... HDMI? ⇨ https://www.cnx-software.com/2021/03/02/raspberry-pi-rp2040-boards-are-coming-with-hdmi/ •●• also come with #microsoft #malware or #spyware now... http://techrights.org/2021/02/18/raspberry-pi-breaks-up-with-free-software-community/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:08:24


  • "No OS support was listed, but the FWS-2360 supports [GNU] Linux." http://linuxgizmos.com/net-appliance-boasts-four-10gbe-ports-and-up-to-three-wireless-links/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:09:07


  • "The Jetson TX2 NX runs Linux" http://linuxgizmos.com/jetson-tx2-nx-module-offers-tx2-power-in-a-nano-footprint/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:09:45


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ Report Finds #Biden Can Potentially Freeze Dozens of Trump's Last-Minute 'Egregious and Damaging' Rollbacks https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/01/report-finds-biden-can-potentially-freeze-dozens-trumps-last-minute-egregious-and          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:11:07


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt ☞ Federal Court Says There's Nothing Wrong With Arresting Someone For Parodying A Police Department #Facebook Page https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210226/16154846328/federal-court-says-theres-nothing-wrong-with-arresting-someone-parodying-police-department-facebook-page.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:11:26


  • #RNR Is A Terminal File Manager That Combines Features From Midnight Commander and Ranger • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148349 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:12:12


  • " #Xen 4.15 is in code freeze, and we cut RC1 yesterday. Please help us test it to make sure Xen 4.15 is a high quality release (and that it works well for your use cases!)" https://xenproject.org/2021/03/02/xen-4-15-rc1-please-test/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:12:53


  • #openwashing at #osi https://opensource.org/openaerospace          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:14:32


  • This is misleading. #ONLYOFFICE is #ProprietarySoftware with an #openwashing edition https://www.linuxlinks.com/onlyoffice-docs-main-updates-quick-installation-guide-ubuntu/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:15:48


  • "The latest "Smart Access Memory" work by the open-source #AMD #Radeon graphics driver stack is an option for the #RADV Vulkan driver" https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=RADV-Option-Force-SAM          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:17:01


  • #libreoffice "Tomaž Vajngerl was assigned to work on the tender, and has blogged about his progress. He discusses the point-and-click functionality to inspect selected objects in the document, and his next steps." https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2021/03/02/update-on-tender-for-a-built-in-uno-object-inspection-tool-in-libreoffice/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:18:02


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ Opinion | Factory Farms: New #EPA Emissions Data Should Guide #biden on #Agriculture and #Climate https://www.commondreams.org/views/2021/03/01/factory-farms-new-epa-emissions-data-should-guide-biden-agriculture-and-climate          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:35:03


  • Kernel Space: Xen 4.15 RC1, NTFS, "Severe Data Corruption Bug Hits Intel CI Systems" • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148350 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:36:03


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt #Utah ☞ Utah's Horrible, No Good, Very Bad, Terrible, Censorial 'Free Speech' Bill Is A Disaster In The Making https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210228/23033346341/utahs-horrible-no-good-very-bad-terrible-censorial-free-speech-bill-is-disaster-making.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:36:25


  • #RebornOS 2021.03.02 is out. https://rebornos.org/ based on #archlinux and with #gnome desktop. #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:57:50


  • Oh. Wow. The "smart" #surveillance industry looks for new fools to give away lots of data to insurance companies and "Data brokers" (thieves) https://www.iottechtrends.com/gatorade-releases-gx-sweat-patch-wearable-monitor-hydration/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 01:58:49


  • Devices: #Jetson , Aaeon, #RaspberryPi • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148353 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:00:32


  • WWW: #Chrome 89 and DevOps at #Mozilla • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148352 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:01:11


  • CMS: Kiwi #TCMS 10.0 and #KiwiTCMS / #WordPress 5.7 Release Candidate 2 • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148351 •●• #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:01:49


  • "It's our worst idea yet. We share the password to our brand-new server and see who can own the box first. Whoever wins gets a special prize." https://www.jupiterbroadcasting.com/144382/the-waybig-machine-linux-unplugged-395/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:13:37


  • " #Openbox has always been my favorite floating window manager. It holds a special place in my heart due it being the first window manager that I used when I switched to Linux. And I still find it so darn comfy to use!" I used it for ~3 years on old laptop. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oglAGpAFbA4          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:14:24


  • Valve brings Steam Link app to #GNU #Linux , adds more togetherness http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148341#comment-28485          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:15:15


  • ABI checking • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148354 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines #programming #kde          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:18:26


  • Links 3/3/2021: #IPFire 2.25 Core Update 154, #RedHat Satellite 6.8.4, #KiwiTCMS 10.0 • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/02/kiwi-tcms-10-0/ •●• #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/02/kiwi-tcms-10-0/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:27:05


  • Today’s 𝐓𝐮𝐱 𝐌𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐬 Leftovers • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148356 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:28:46


  • #ProprietarySoftware on GNU/Linux • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148355 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:28:54


  • #HowTo write a function in #gnu bash ⇨ https://www.xmodulo.com/write-bash-function.html •●• #xmodulo | more in http://schestowitz.com/2021/03/03/#latest          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:29:46


  • I think people need to either get "off youtube" or stop contributing to it (videos, comments; sometimes it's harder to avoid giving it "views" because so much of the Web's video is there)          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:36:34


  • If you haven't noticed the PHENOMENAL expansion of #censorship online for #socialcontrol objectives, you've not paid attention. Many pretexts/excuses. they start with "violence" then "intolerance" then "misinformation" which can extend to "inconvenient facts" http://techrights.org/2021/02/05/twitter-censorship-bingo/         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:38:04


  • "I heard of the wonderful Gemini protocol a while ago, and I've decided to put my blog on Geminispace!" Let's try to get #gnu and #fsf on #geminispace also. They would be MAJOR gains. https://lists.orbitalfox.eu/archives/gemini/2021/005855.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:39:52


  • "Gemini attempts to follow Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's dictum: design is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away." https://lists.orbitalfox.eu/archives/gemini/2021/005852.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:40:47


  • There is now a #Mastodon proxy for Gemini! This is awesome!! #geminispace #internet https://lists.orbitalfox.eu/archives/gemini/2021/005746.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:44:30


  • #geminispace is not so "niche"; 139 unique hosts connected to #techrights #gemini server since Monday. That's growing over time. Maybe by year's end there can be millions of Gemini users? Not unthinkable. The momentum is certainly there.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:48:28


  • Many dozens of new #gemini capsules ('sites') are added each week, so maybe hundreds if not almost a thousand per month gemini://geminispace.info/newest-hosts          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 02:52:00


  • "They used to call Gaza a "LAB", in which to test new atrocious weapons" https://www.jpost.com/breaking-news/pfizer-ceo-albert-bourla-calls-israel-worlds-lab-in-interview-to-nbc-660349         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 03:25:58


  • "Cabinet meetings dealing with pandemics remain secret for 30 years" https://www.middleeasteye.net/news/covid-israel-netanyahu-congratulates-himself-vaccine-success-failures Nukes and Pfizer: TOP secret, classified https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2021/01/israel-oecd-pfizer-benjamin-netanyahu-coronavirus-vaccine.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 03:26:45


  • #pfizer tries hailing as "success story" a country 5th highest in the world for COVID-19 cases per capita. If you exclude tiny states.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 03:28:32


  • FOSS Patents: #EpicGames v. #Apple App Store antitrust case: written order confirms May 3 trial date, further details of trial format ⇨ http://www.fosspatents.com/2021/03/epic-games-v-apple-app-store-antitrust.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 03:31:28


  • Is it OK to say that (still) the biggest issue of our time is nuclear weapons and not COVID-19?          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 03:37:17


  • Looking for #gemtext converters for #mediawiki as it would help #techrights expand on #geminispace If nobody already wrote one, maybe I will...         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 03:49:25


  • #freesw (GPL) rekindling the past https://kotaku.com/ps2-emulation-gets-even-nicer-with-custom-textures-1846394102          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 03:50:43


  • Absolute64-20210302 released • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148357 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 03:53:50


  • #Techrights Bulletin for Tuesday, March 02, 2021 http://techrights.org/txt full archive: http://techrights.org/txt-archives #gnu #linux #freesw #plaintext          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:09:33


  • #Techrights full #IPFS index updated just now http://techrights.org/ipfs available as plain text @ http://techrights.org/ipfs/txt #dweb #sharing          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:09:48


  • ● NEWS ● #BenHoyt #internet ☞ The small web is beautiful https://benhoyt.com/writings/the-small-web-is-beautiful/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:46:46


  • ● NEWS ● #TimVisee #Programming ☞ Elegant bash conditionals https://timvisee.com/blog/elegant-bash-conditionals/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:47:33


  • ● NEWS ● #TheVerge #ProprietarySoftware ☞ #EpicGames is buying Fall Guys creator #Mediatonic https://www.theverge.com/2021/3/2/22309569/epic-games-fall-guys-mediatonic-acquisition-buying-announce-deal          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:48:35


  • ● NEWS ● #ITWire #ProprietarySoftware ☞ Four zero-day exploits used to attack Microsoft Exchange Server https://www.itwire.com/security/four-zero-day-exploits-used-to-attack-microsoft-exchange-server.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:49:03


  • ● NEWS ● #EclecticLightCompany #ProprietarySoftware ☞ Last Week on My Mac: Users are losing out against Big Sur’s sealed System https://eclecticlight.co/2021/02/28/last-week-on-my-mac-users-are-losing-out-against-big-surs-sealed-system/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:49:13


  • ● NEWS ● #Reason #ProprietarySoftware ☞ How long before grid attacks become the new normal? https://reason.com/volokh/2021/03/01/how-long-before-grid-attacks-become-the-new-normal/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:49:25


  • ● NEWS ● #PIA #Privacy #Surveillance ☞ Is this the future of Covid-19 vaccine passports: open source and based on the Ethereum blockchain? https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/is-this-the-future-of-covid-19-vaccine-passports-open-source-and-based-on-the-ethereum-blockchain/ you don't watch such a future. http://techrights.org/2021/02/09/no-shame-left/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:51:13


  • ● NEWS ● #AssociatedPress #Privacy #Surveillance ☞ Judge approves $650M #Facebook privacy lawsuit settlement https://apnews.com/article/technology-business-san-francisco-chicago-lawsuits-af6b42212e43be1b63b5c290eb5bfd85          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:51:36


  • ● NEWS ● #ChicagoTribune #Privacy #Surveillance ☞ #Facebook #privacy settlement approved: Nearly 1.6 million Illinois users will ‘expeditiously’ get at least $345 https://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-facebook-privacy-settlement-approval-20210227-okljqhsiargl7ijvzzfcotpyby-story.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:51:56


  • ● NEWS ● #NewYorkTimes #nigeria #ng #africa ☞ Nigeria’s Boarding Schools Have Become a Hunting Ground for Kidnappers https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/01/world/africa/nigeria-schools-kidnappings.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:55:12


  • ● NEWS ● #CNN #nigeria #ng #africa ☞ Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls rescued days after kidnapping https://edition.cnn.com/2021/03/02/africa/nigeria-schoolgirls-rescued-intl/index.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 04:55:24


  • ● NEWS ● #BBC ☞ Mayday: How the White Helmets and James Le Mesurier got pulled into a deadly battle for truth https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-56126016          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:08:21


  • ● NEWS ● #InternationalBusinessTimes #socialcontrolmedia #spam ☞ #Twitter hashtags trends should be treated as political ads, says EC panel; here's why https://www.ibtimes.co.in/twitter-hashtags-trends-should-be-treated-political-ads-says-ec-panel-heres-why-833763          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:09:00


  • ● NEWS ● #WashingtonExaminer ☞ Trump [sic] (bot) and Gab CEO accounts compromised during large-scale [crack] of alternative social media platform https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/trump-gab-account-compromised-hack-social-media-platform          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:09:19


  • ● NEWS ● #Gannett #socialcontrolmedia #cesspool ☞ Twitter ups efforts to stop misinformation, labeling falsehoods related to COVID-19 vaccine https://eu.usatoday.com/story/tech/2021/03/01/twitter-label-tweets-may-contain-misleading-info-related-covid-19-vaccines/6875857002/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:09:45


  • ● NEWS ● #CSMonitor #china ☞ As Beijing’s power grows, can it shift meaning of ‘human rights’? https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Asia-Pacific/2021/0226/As-Beijing-s-power-grows-can-it-shift-meaning-of-human-rights          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:10:03


  • ● NEWS ● #dawn #pk #pakistan #Censorship ☞ #Blasphemy suspect gets bail over four years after arrest https://www.dawn.com/news/1610235/blasphemy-suspect-gets-bail-over-four-years-after-arrest          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:11:08


  • ● NEWS ● #BritishPakistaniChristianAssociation #Censorship ☞ Nabeel Masih convicted of #Blasphemy at 16 years is to be set free on bail thanks to BACA https://www.britishpakistanichristians.org/blog/nabeel-masih-convicted-of-blasphemy-at-16-years-is-to-be-set-free-on-bail-thanks-to-bpca#          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:13:30


  • ● NEWS ● #MorningStarNews ☞ Christian Mother in #Uganda Hit with Acid for Her Faith, Sources Say https://morningstarnews.org/2021/02/christian-mother-in-uganda-hit-with-acid-for-her-faith-sources-say/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:14:06


  • ● NEWS ● #FAIR #Texas ☞ ‘The System Worked as Designed in Texas; That’s the Really Scary Thing’ https://fair.org/home/the-system-worked-as-designed-in-texas-thats-the-really-scary-thing/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:26:32


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ 'You Do Love to See it': Progressives Cheer Withdrawal of #NeeraTanden 's OMB Nomination https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/you-do-love-see-it-progressives-cheer-withdrawal-neera-tandens-omb-nomination          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:27:00


  • ● NEWS ● #Site36 ☞ The Turkish Drone War over Nagorno-Karabakh: Gamechanger for more unmanned armament? https://digit.site36.net/2021/03/02/the-turkish-drone-war-over-nagorno-karabakh-gamechanger-for-more-unmanned-armament/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:27:27


  • ● NEWS ● #EFF #Privacy ☞ Officials in #Baltimore and St. Louis Put the Brakes on Persistent #Surveillance Systems Spy Planes https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/03/officials-baltimore-and-st-louis-put-brakes-persistent-surveillance-systems-spy          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:31:15


  • ● NEWS ● #TruthOut ☞ Elizabeth Warren Unveils 2 Percent Wealth Tax on “Ultra-Millionaires” https://truthout.org/articles/elizabeth-warren-unveils-2-percent-wealth-tax-on-ultra-millionaires/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:31:41


  • ● NEWS ● #Shadowproof #Whistleblowers #Israel ☞ Congolese Whistleblowers, Who Allegedly Exposed Israeli Oligarch’s Efforts To Evade US Sanctions, Identify Themselves https://shadowproof.com/2021/03/02/congo-whistleblowers-israel-mining-drc/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:33:23


  • ● NEWS ● #DemocracyNow ☞ Black People Face Higher COVID Infections & Deaths. Should They Have Lower Age Cutoffs for Vaccines? https://www.democracynow.org/2021/3/2/racial_gap_covid_vaccinations_oni_blackstock          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:35:00


  • ● NEWS ● #DemocracyNow #gopkkk ☞ A New Form of Jim Crow: #AriBerman on the GOP’s Anti-Democratic Assault on #VotingRights https://www.democracynow.org/2021/3/2/georgia_republicans_voting_restrictions_ari_berman          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:35:37


  • ● NEWS ● #RaspberryPi #RasPi #GNU #Linux ☞ Make an animated sign with Raspberry Pi Pico https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/make-an-animated-sign-with-raspberry-pi-pico/ still unaddressed: http://techrights.org/2021/02/18/raspberry-pi-breaks-up-with-free-software-community/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:36:22


  • ● NEWS ● #ClimateNewsNetwork ☞ Weakening Gulf Stream may disrupt world weather https://climatenewsnetwork.net/weakening-gulf-stream-may-disrupt-world-weather/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:36:44


  • ● NEWS ● #ProPublica ☞ Hours After an Employee Accused Him of Sexual Misconduct, Prominent #Alaska Executive Resigns https://www.propublica.org/article/hours-after-an-employee-accused-him-of-sexual-misconduct-prominent-alaska-executive-resigns          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:55:27


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams #finance ☞ Urging Senate to 'Ignore the Parliamentarian,' #Sanders to Force Vote on $15 Minimum Wage Amendment https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/urging-senate-ignore-parliamentarian-sanders-force-vote-15-minimum-wage-amendment          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:55:49


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ 'Bad Policy and Bad Politics': Manchin Is Trying to Cut Unemployment Benefits, Limit Survival Checks in Covid Relief Bill https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/bad-policy-and-bad-politics-manchin-trying-cut-unemployment-benefits-limit-survival          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 05:56:21


  • ● NEWS ● #ProPublica ☞ A #LasVegas Judge Approves $1.4 Million Payment to Wrongfully Convicted Man Who Served More Than Two Decades https://www.propublica.org/article/fred-steese-wrongfully-convicted          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:02:13


  • ● NEWS ● #ProPublica ☞ #Oregon ’s #Logging Industry [sic] (destroying things is not like an industry) Says It Can’t Afford New Taxes. But Prices Have Never Been Higher and Profits Are Soaring. https://www.propublica.org/article/oregons-logging-industry-says-it-cant-afford-new-taxes-but-prices-have-never-been-higher-and-profits-are-soaring          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:02:56


  • ● NEWS ● #TorrentFreak #copyright #copyrights ☞ U.S. Navy is Liable for Mass Software Piracy [sic], Appeals Court Rules https://torrentfreak.com/u-s-navy-is-liable-for-mass-software-piracy-appeals-court-rules-210302/ move to #freesw ... problem solved          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:03:37


  • ● NEWS ● #TorrentFreak #copyright #copyrights ☞ Games Publisher "Cracked & Pirated" 'The Sinking City', Developer Alleges https://torrentfreak.com/games-publisher-cracked-pirated-the-sinking-city-developer-alleges-210302/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:03:52


  • #texas makes #patent #law seem like an insane scam http://www.fosspatents.com/2021/03/wacko-record-verdict-jury-in-western.html #patents          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:05:52


  • #Patent zealots want to stop the quality assessment of #USPTO #fakepatents ; because they're patent profiteers who distort patent #law and don't want accountability https://www.patentdocs.org/2021/03/us-v-arthrex-supreme-court-oral-argument.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:07:03


  • We call our site "It's FOSS", but we celebrate #proprietarySoftware http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148355#comment-28486          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:11:10


  • #mintCast 355.5 – McKnight in Shining Armor https://mintcast.org/2021/03/03/mintcast-355-5-mcknight-in-shining-armor/ #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:11:46


  • #Arduino IDE 2.0 beta released with live debugger, revamped user interface ⇨ https://www.cnx-software.com/2021/03/03/arduino-ide-2-0-beta-released-with-live-debugger-revamped-user-interface/ •●• #Linux #GNU #Hardware #cnxsoftware          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:12:25


  • "Here's how I set up a media PC using #Kodi (formerly XMBC) and a #RaspberryPi 4." http://feeding.cloud.geek.nz/posts/creating-kodi-media-pc-raspberry-pi/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:13:24


  • #Btrfs : Resolving the logical-resolve Marcos’ Blog ⇨ https://mpdesouza.com/blog/btrfs-resolving-the-logical-resolve/ •●• #mpdesouza #linux #kernel          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:14:19


  • #LVFS Serves Up 25 Million Firmware/BIOS Updates To Linux Users - Phoronix ⇨ https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=LVFS-Hits-25-Million #linux #kernel #ibm #redhat          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 06:16:25


  • #socislcontrolmedia is, is some sense, like an #internet kill switch (or #www mass control apparatus), as it practically enables just that. It's subsidised, at least initially, to get critical mass and accomplish this. People thing they get 'free stuff' for outsourcing to it.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 07:57:11


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt ☞ Federal Court Affirms Travelers Have A #FirstAmendment Right To Record #TSA Screeners https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210227/11292646330/federal-court-affirms-travelers-have-first-amendment-right-to-record-tsa-screeners.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 07:58:38


  • ● NEWS ● #DemocracyNow ☞ Anti-Choice Forces Use #Pandemic to Slash #Abortion Access in Preview of Post-Roe v. Wade World https://www.democracynow.org/2021/3/2/restricted_abortion_access_pandemic_amy_littlefield          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 07:59:40


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt #nytimes #wallstreet #NetNeutrality ☞ The New York Times (Falsely) Informs Its 7 Million Readers Net Neutrality Is 'Pointless' https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210226/08093046323/new-york-times-falsely-informs-7-million-readers-net-neutrality-is-pointless.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:01:22


  • High price of sloppy #security https://www.freecodecamp.org/news/biggest-data-breaches-lessons-learned/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:04:41


  • Offline Update Arrives in #KDE Neon (Unstable Edition) • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148358 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:10:37


  • #IRC Proceedings: Tuesday, March 02, 2021 • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/03/irc-log-020321/ •●• #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/03/irc-log-020321/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:11:34


  • "For a long time, I wanted to have a certificate for the onion address of my blog. Digicert was the only CA who was providing those certificates with an Extended Validation. Those are costly and suitable for an organization to get, but not for me personally, especially due to the cost." https://kushaldas.in/posts/get-a-tls-certificate-for-your-onion-service.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:12:49


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt ☞ The Most Important Part Of The #Facebook / Oversight Board Interaction Happened Last Week And Almost No One Cared https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210301/12045946346/most-important-part-facebook-oversight-board-interaction-happened-last-week-almost-no-one-cared.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:24:40


  • "After a post on a Texas-size patent damages verdict in the Western District, we're now hopping over to the traditional patent (troll) litigation hotspot, the Eastern District of Texas." http://www.fosspatents.com/2021/03/samsung-asks-federal-court-in-texas-to.html Texas; attracting trolls, cannot supply basics to its own residents          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:26:02


  • #Gallium Nine Still Seeing Improvements In 2021 For #Direct3D 9 Within Mesa - Phoronix ⇨ https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Gallium-Nine-Better-2021 •●• #Phoronix #Kernel #Linux 🐧          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:29:00


  • This is NONSENSE. Deleting these accounts does not purge the data associated with them. Those companies keep it forever or have already sold it/pass it on. https://www.maketecheasier.com/delete-personal-data-from-internet/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:31:51


  • Host your website with dynamic content and a database on a #RaspberryPi | ⇨ https://opensource.com/article/21/3/web-hosting-raspberry-pi •●• #FreeSW #RedHat #IBM          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:33:46


  • #ibm #redhat promoting the trouble that is #rustlang https://opensource.com/article/21/3/rust-programmer for now I see many reasons to shun it, including http://techrights.org/2020/06/18/rusty-censorship/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:37:16


  • Kernel: #LVFS / #Fwupd , #Btrfs , and Gallium Nine • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148359 •●• #Kernel #Linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:40:33


  • #Valve Finally Makes Steam Link Available for Linux Gamers To Stream #Games http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148341#comment-28487          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:47:17


  • #Arduino and #RaspberryPi Misc. • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148360 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:54:25


  • #ProprietarySoftware and #Security • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148361 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:54:59


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt ☞ ICE Is Also Using Utility Databases Run By Private Companies To Hunt Down Undocumented Immigrants https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210228/09111246334/ice-is-also-using-utility-databases-run-private-companies-to-hunt-down-undocumented-immigrants.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:56:41


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ Opinion | In #Honduras and Across the World, Human Rights Defenders Continue To Be Killed With #Impunity https://www.commondreams.org/views/2021/03/02/honduras-and-across-world-human-rights-defenders-continue-be-killed-impunity          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:57:03


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch ☞ ISIS and the UK: the Case of Shamima Begum https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/isis-and-the-uk-the-case-of-shamima-begum/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:57:17


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch #Wildlife #Nature ☞ #Yellowstone Wasn't Saved by Chance https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/yellowstone-wasnt-saved-by-chance/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:57:50


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt #Censorship ☞ State Court Says #Tennessee 's Anti-SLAPP Law Is Constitutional, Shuts Down Litigant Involved In Baseless #Libel #Litigation https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210228/10350146335/state-court-says-tennessees-anti-slapp-law-is-constitutional-shuts-down-litigant-involved-baseless-libel-litigation.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:58:49


  • ● NEWS ● #PIA ☞ #Privacy Talks | Interview with Robin Wilton from Internet Society https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/privacy-talks-interview-with-robin-wilton-internet-society/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:59:23


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation #israel #palestine ☞ The Israeli Military Shot My Cousin—and the US Bears Part of the Blame https://www.thenation.com/article/world/us-military-israel/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:59:52


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia ☞ Lawyer reports secret witness in treason case against jailed journalist #IvanSafronov https://meduza.io/en/news/2021/03/02/lawyer-reports-secret-witness-in-treason-case-against-jailed-journalist-ivan-safronov          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:00:19


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia #Navalny ☞ Alexey Navalny’s lawyers challenge ruling in war veteran defamation trial https://meduza.io/en/news/2021/03/02/alexey-navalny-s-lawyers-challenge-ruling-in-war-veteran-defamation-trial          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:00:32


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ As #Manchin Yells He Will 'Never...Jesus Christ!' Vote to Kill Filibuster, Warren and Sanders Demand End to Archaic Rule https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/manchin-yells-he-will-neverjesus-christ-vote-kill-filibuster-warren-and-sanders          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:01:04


  • ● NEWS ● #MichaelGeist #canada ☞ Is Bill C-10 Unconstitutional? A Former Justice Senior General Counsel Makes the Case It Is https://www.michaelgeist.ca/2021/03/is-bill-c-10-unconstitutional/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:01:27


  • ● NEWS ● #PIA ☞ Congressional hearing investigates role of #cryptocurrencies in #domesticterrorism financing https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/congressional-hearing-investigates-role-of-cryptocurrencies-in-domestic-terrorism-financing/ Big Banks play a vastly bigger role in terrorism. Look it up.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:02:11


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams #shitholecountry #trump ☞ 'It's Like Nobody Cares': After Two Weeks Without Running Water, Jackson, Miss. Pleads for Help https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/its-nobody-cares-after-two-weeks-without-running-water-jackson-miss-pleads-help          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:02:58


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch ☞ The Afghanization of American Democracy? https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/the-aghanization-of-american-democracy/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:03:20


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch #Finance ☞ The Average American Pay Tax on Half of Their Wealth, Shouldn't Rich Americans? https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/the-average-american-pay-tax-on-half-of-their-wealth-shouldnt-rich-americans/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:05:06


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch ☞ The #GeorgeFloyd Murder Was First Degree https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/the-george-floyd-murder-was-first-degree/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:06:13


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation ☞ VP Harris, Maybe You Were Elected for Such a Time as This https://www.thenation.com/article/economy/kamala-harris-minimum-wage/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:06:40


  • Best Free and Open Source Alternatives to #GoogleMaps • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148362 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines #freesw          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:07:24


  • #twitter now on a rampage to delete users that pharmaceutical companies (which advertise with Twitter) don't want to become visible, while of course it's all broadly labeled as false and "Dangerous" https://eu.usatoday.com/story/tech/2021/03/01/twitter-label-tweets-may-contain-misleading-info-related-covid-19-vaccines/6875857002/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:08:47


  • ...one must not think or dare talk about compulsory (patent) licensing issues (or Access to Medicine), let alone #Twitter #censorship on behalf of Bill Gates, apparently… http://techrights.org/2021/02/05/twitter-censorship-bingo/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:09:28


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation ☞ #PlannedParenthood Returns to Rural #Texas https://www.thenation.com/article/activism/abortion-planned-parenthood-texas/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:09:55


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation ☞ #Biden Ran on Ending #ForeverWars . He’s Already Undermining That Promise. https://www.thenation.com/article/world/biden-ran-on-ending-forever-wars-hes-already-undermining-that-promise/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:10:16


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation #covid19 ☞ The US Reaches 500,000 Deaths From the #Coronavirus https://www.thenation.com/article/society/us-reaches-500000-deaths-from-the-coronavirus/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:11:37


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation ☞ Happy 90th Birthday, Mr. #Gorbachev https://www.thenation.com/article/world/mikhail-gorbachev-birthday/ #russia          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:14:24


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation #Finance ☞ $15 an Hour Is the Compromise https://www.thenation.com/article/economy/federal-minimum-wage-stimulus/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:14:51


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation ☞ Even Blue States Suppress Student Voters https://www.thenation.com/article/politics/voter-suppression-new-york/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:16:17


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ #ReportersWithoutBorders Files Unprecedented Suit Against Saudis for #Khashoggi Murder, Other 'Crimes Against Humanity' https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/reporters-without-borders-files-unprecedented-suit-against-saudis-khashoggi-murder          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:16:45


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams #classwar ☞ 'We Should Be Taxing the Rich, Not the Unemployed': Millions Set to Receive Surprise Bills for #Pandemic Jobless Benefits https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/we-should-be-taxing-rich-not-unemployed-millions-set-receive-surprise-bills-pandemic thieves above the law https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/07/us/politics/bill-gates-elizabeth-warren-wealth-tax.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:17:30


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ Opinion | The Age of Social Murder https://www.commondreams.org/views/2021/03/02/age-social-murder "The ruling elites, despite the accelerating and tangible ecological collapse, mollify us, either by meaningless gestures or denial."          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:18:04


  • ● NEWS ● #DeSmog ☞ New IEA Data Shows World on Path to Resume 'Carbon-Intensive Business-as-Usual' https://www.desmogblog.com/2021/03/02/new-iea-data-shows-world-path-resume-carbon-intensive-business-usual          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:18:32


  • #Android Leftovers • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148363 •●• #Google #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:21:05


  • As if these patent zealots aren't already exploiting COVID to make a killing with patent monopolies... https://www.managingip.com/article/b1qsw4lpn2qm06/mip-international-patent-forum-how-to-overcome-covid-career-challenges          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:23:53


  • Building #monopolies around COVID to rip off the public, deny the poor access to medicine (vaccines), and slow down research (it's all about money, not solving problems, at least to them) http://patentblog.kluweriplaw.com/2021/03/03/early-disclosures-of-patent-filing-activities-related-to-covid-19/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:25:23


  • #twitter : we BAN people for mentioning #patents related to COVID (which do exist and are in fact a problem) http://techrights.org/2021/02/05/twitter-censorship-bingo/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:26:00


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt #CCPA #GDPR ☞ The Unasked Question In Tech Policy: Where Do We Get The Lawyers? https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20200511/09191844474/unasked-question-tech-policy-where-do-we-get-lawyers.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:26:46


  • ● NEWS ● #Techdirt ☞ Techdirt Podcast Episode 272: #Section230 Matters, With #RonWyden & Chris Cox https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210302/13091746348/techdirt-podcast-episode-272-section-230-matters-with-ron-wyden-chris-cox.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:27:20


  • #OpenSSH 8.5 • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148364 •●• #BSD #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:31:14


  • todday’s leftovers • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148367 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:38:47


  • Today’s #HowTos | #UNIX • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148366 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:39:35


  • #Programming Leftovers • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148365 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:39:43


  • Links 3/3/2021: #OpenSSH 8.5 and #Absolute64 20210302 Released • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/03/openssh-8-5/ •●• #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/03/openssh-8-5/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:43:27


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia ☞ #EU sanctions Russian officials linked to Navalny’s imprisonment https://meduza.io/en/news/2021/03/02/eu-sanctions-russian-officials-linked-to-navalny-s-imprisonment          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:47:59


  • Today in #Techrights • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148368 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:48:21


  • "Ubuntu Linux is the leading Linux distribution for large embedded systems and is the most popular open source operating system for autonomous robotics and self-driving vehicles. Developed by Canonical, it provides security updates and support for each Ubuntu release." https://www.eletimes.com/canonical-to-pre-certify-adlink-devices-with-ubuntu-linux-operating-system          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:50:27


  • "Last week I needed a Debian system to test things, I had heard others were using toolbox with #Debian images without much trouble so decided to give it a go instead of creating a VM." https://blogs.gnome.org/alatiera/2021/03/03/toolbox-your-debian/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:51:09


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia ☞ #LevPonomarev announces dissolution of his human rights group due to Russia’s strengthened ‘foreign agents’ laws https://meduza.io/en/news/2021/03/02/lev-ponomarev-announces-dissolution-of-his-human-rights-group-due-to-russia-s-strengthened-foreign-agents-laws          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:52:11


  • "I do not agree with bashing people working at the EQE secretariat. The first culprit is actually the person sitting at the head of the EPO" #ipkat never mentions #epo #corruption and illegalities anymore http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/2021/03/a-chaotic-start-to-eeqes.html?showComment=1614763603527#c5403427187839642537         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:53:08


  • Real #epo scandals and #corruption that press around the world, not just #europe for that matter, refuses to cover http://techrights.org/2020/03/16/doyen-for-a-yen/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:53:53


  • Let's kill the whole #internet because some barons and oligarchs don't like that potential of competition online? https://www.managingip.com/article/b1qsw9r1r9pflf/counsel-fear-loopholes-for-counterfeiters-as-dsa-gathers-pace          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:55:12


  • "That an organisation likes the #EPO is unable to organise correctly a very important exam is symptomatic of the deliquescence the office undergoes in the last years." http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/2021/03/a-chaotic-start-to-eeqes.html?showComment=1614763603527#c5403427187839642537 http://techrights.org/2021/03/02/gatokeeper/ gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/02/gatokeeper/ | more in http://schestowitz.com/2021/03/03/#latest          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:56:27


  • #ipkat : from exposing #epo #corruption to doing photo ops with the criminals, lying to readers, censoring comments about victims of abuse, and #reputationLaundering for people who belong behind bars Tempting to call all this the result of #entryism http://techrights.org/wiki/index.php/IP_Kat         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 09:58:04


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia #Belarus ☞ Belarusian journalist and doctor sentenced to time in prison for disclosing information about opposition activist’s death https://meduza.io/en/news/2021/03/02/belarusian-journalist-and-doctor-sentenced-to-time-in-prison-for-disclosing-information-about-opposition-activist-s-death          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:01:04


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch #Wildlife #Nature ☞ Conservation Groups Swing Back at Bernhardt’s Last Minute Favor to #Oregon Ranchers https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/conservation-groups-swing-back-at-bernhardts-last-minute-favor-to-oregon-ranchers/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:01:33


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ New IEA Data Shows World on Path to Resume 'Carbon-Intensive Business-as-Usual' https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/new-iea-data-shows-world-path-resume-carbon-intensive-business-usual          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:01:57


  • #microsoft propagandist Brett Winterford deflecting from real culprits such as back doors https://risky.biz/newsletter45/ http://techrights.org/2008/01/30/quick-mention-brett-winterford-at-it-again-microsoft-mouthpiece/ http://techrights.org/2008/01/30/quick-mention-brett-winterford-at-it-again-microsoft-mouthpiece/2/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:44:27


  • Get out https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/benhenry/daniel-kaluuya-get-out-premiere-graham-norton-interview          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:45:06


  • "i followed the how to from techrights:" gemini://gemini.mingmengtou.org/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:45:23


  • #gnu #linux in #finland https://youtu.be/WHgpLUBtcog https://mirrors.dotsrc.org/fosdem/2020/H.2215/puavo_linux_desktops_finland.webm we don't buy ads and puff pieces, so this revolution won't be televised. And that's fine.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:47:26


  • #ksa https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-02-27/multiple-blast-sounds-heard-in-saudi-capital-cause-unknown          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:48:15


  • #turkey under #erdogan is hell to many https://www.scmp.com/news/world/middle-east/article/3122839/lgbt-people-face-tsunami-hate-turkey-once-haven-tolerance          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:48:45


  • Mob-like realities https://www.frontpagemag.com/fpm/2021/02/assailants-left-behind-somali-sword-raymond-ibrahim/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:49:27


  • ""Angry socialist Superman" sounds like the premise of a 2021 meme, but nope -- it was actually how the Man of Steel's creators themselves saw the character in 1938." https://www.cracked.com/article_29665_4-reasons-o.g.-superman-even-more-relevant-today.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:50:25


  • The word "hacker" used properly https://www.fsf.org/news/press-hardware-hacker-and-academic-nadya-peek-to-keynote-libreplanet-2021          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 10:51:13


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ Opinion | The Pentagon, First, Last, and Always https://www.commondreams.org/views/2021/03/02/pentagon-first-last-and-always          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:01:48


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch ☞ The Claudius Presidency? https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/the-claudius-presidency/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:12:11


  • #cybersecurity #realpolitik #blackhat https://www.blackhat.com/us-14/video/cybersecurity-as-realpolitik.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:12:33


  • #lenovo pays the price again for snubbing #gnu #linux users https://soylentnews.org/article.pl?sid=21/03/02/152216          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:14:03


  • #gopkkk is still the party of #racism #fascism and #goldenDawnald #xenophobia https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2021/03/02/pers-m02.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:14:42


  • If you still vote #gop I'm fully entitled to shape my view of you based on the people whom you gave your vote to          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:15:17


  • #gop is not a party that would be lawful in some countries https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/why-republicans-dont-fear-an-electoral-backlash-for-opposing-really-popular-parts-of-bidens-agenda/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:19:30


  • "Ohio Republican and various right-wing allies spread debunked narrative that Pelosi rejected National Guard" https://www.salon.com/2021/03/02/jim-jordan-mtg-and-other-republicans-now-falsely-blaming-pelosi-for-jan-6-debacle/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:20:42


  • #gop has gone full lunatic. #goldenDawnald #fascism https://www.salon.com/2021/03/02/republicans-try-to-keep-antifa-conspiracy-theory-alive--fbi-chief-knocks-them-down/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:21:12


  • Dump #GAFAM https://mastodon.nzoss.nz/@lightweight/105817188751813588 #espionage #monopolies #australia #imperialism          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:22:09


  • "One step closer to having the #PinePhone keyboard ready... the membranes just came in!" https://fosstodon.org/@PINE64/105820759691233946          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:22:36


  • ● NEWS ● #meduza #ru #russia ☞ Russian lawmaker seeks official probe following (debunked) reports that #YuliaNavalnaya has dual citizenship https://meduza.io/en/news/2021/03/02/russian-lawmaker-seeks-official-probe-following-debunked-reports-that-yulia-navalnaya-has-dual-citizenship          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:32:37


  • It certainly seems like #mediawiki -> #gemtext converters do not exist. Maybe we'll implement one, as many sites out there use mediawiki and could use #geminispace capsules for the growing demand          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:37:01


  • Missing the point? Converting #corporateMedia people look to get away from into #gemtext (even articles that say nothing factual) gemini://simplynews.metalune.xyz/makeuseof.com/donald-trump-social-media-platform          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:38:38


  • "The problem with that is that gemtext isn't even meant to be a markup ... get confused between vimwiki markup, mediawiki syntax, and markdown" gemini://nytpu.com/gemlog/2020-09-18.gmi https://gemini.susa.net:1993/cgi-bin/proxy.sh?url=gemini%3A%2F%2Fnytpu.com%2Fgemlog%2F2020-09-18.gmi          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:40:05


  • "Even though the gemini spec isn't technically finalized yet, no significant modifications or extensions to gemtext or the spec as a whole should be made. A "living standard" is not a good thing, all it does is make it impossible to have a client or server that's isn't a full-time job to maintain." https://gemini.susa.net:1993/cgi-bin/proxy.sh?url=gemini%3A%2F%2Fnytpu.com%2Fgemlog%2F2020-09-18.gmi          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:40:48


  • ● NEWS ● #KrebsOnSecurity #nsa #backdoors #microsoft ☞ Microsoft: Chinese Cyberspies Used 4 Exchange Server Flaws to Plunder Emails https://krebsonsecurity.com/2021/03/microsoft-chinese-cyberspies-used-4-exchange-server-flaws-to-plunder-emails/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:58:21


  • ● NEWS ● #KrebsOnSecurity #ransomware #microsoft #windows ☞ Payroll/HR Giant PrismHR Hit by Ransomware? https://krebsonsecurity.com/2021/03/payroll-hr-giant-prismhr-hit-by-ransomware/ people often die, too http://techrights.org/2020/06/09/windows-disaster-zones/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 11:59:26


  • Worthwhile project to coders with spare time and need for/of a challenge: write a wikitext/wiki markdown/mediawiki -> Gemtext converter. Many many many people could leverage such project and make good and extensive use of it.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:00:48


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch #Finance ☞ Bartenders and Public Pension Fund Investment Advisers https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/bartenders-and-public-pension-fund-investment-advisers/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:03:01


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation ☞ New Year, Same Pandemic https://www.thenation.com/article/society/covid-anti-maskers/ in 20 days from now a year of on/off lock-downs in the #uk -- a very productive year for me nonetheless          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:03:42


  • ● NEWS ● #MintPressNews ☞ Chris Hedges: "The two million deaths that have resulted from the ruling elite’s mishandling of the global pandemic will be dwarfed by what is to follow." https://www.mintpressnews.com/chris-hedges-age-of-social-murder-ruling-elites/275801/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:05:02


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch #yemen #ksa #carnage #famine ☞ Yemen, Where Pitiless Geopolitics is Causing Famine https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/yemen-where-pitiless-geopolitics-is-causing-famine/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:06:14


  • The oligarchs aren't "winning" when they steal more and more of the money (capital and power) but when they use #socialcontrolmedia to mass-censor all who speak about or. #oppression begets #censorship          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:07:40


  • "Are you suggesting that the EPO has rushed to implement a digitalised solution without properly planning, preparing and testing the necessary systems (never mind putting relevant safeguards in place)? Who would have thought it?" #epo is a den of #corruption but #ipkat censors those who mention it http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/2021/03/a-chaotic-start-to-eeqes.html?showComment=1614766839528#c7523814254809109624          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:09:47


  • I see some major #gnu #linux news syndicators struggling this year, trying to reinvent themselves and suffering downtime. This issue isn't unique to GNU/Linux; the monopolists in #www destroy everything. Tux Machines still at >10 hits/sec          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:12:07


  • The most racist tech monopolists: WE FIGHT RACISM (Yeah right!!!) https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-linux-foundation-and-ibm-announce-new-open-source-projects-to-promote-racial-justice-301231572.html what #ibm distracts from (for a FEE): http://techrights.org/2020/08/16/ibm-powered-purges/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:13:09


  • #techrepublic and #zdnet (same company) both in the pockets of #linuxfoundation -- a serial #bribery operation that acts as middleman (disguised as a bogus non-profit) between monopolies and media          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:14:15


  • For #pressFreedom to succeed the #linuxfoundation needs to be disbanded. Don't be misled by the word/name "Linux". http://techrights.org/wiki/index.php/Linux_Foundation          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:15:22


  • More accurate headline than how #itpro spins it: " #MICROSOFT SERVES MALWARE. AGAIN!" https://www.itpro.co.uk/security/hacking/358754/malicious-dependency-confusion-packages-are-stealing-password-files          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:16:43


  • #ProprietarySoftware pushed in site called "It's FOSS" (maybe rebrand as "It's PROPRIETARY"). https://news.itsfoss.com/onlyoffice-6-2-release/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:18:00


  • We make #proprietarySoftware and those some "community" code on proprietary #microsoft #github is NOT "open source" but classic #openwashing          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:19:43


  • Based on what I see in my feeds, #ONLYOFFICE is contacting bloggers again (they tried me also; I told them where to go...), asking for #openwashing favours. Don't be their gratis #marketing drones...          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:21:49


  • #ONLYOFFICE ... #Evernote ... lots of fluff in #gnu #linux 'news' sites this week. Maybe they think the goal of GNU/Linux was just to emulate Windows (but cost a little less)          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:24:25


  • We need to say "GNU/Linux" not just because of fairness or attribution but as means of reminding people what we really strive for and what makes us special/unique (some foolishly thinks swapping masters, e.g. Microsoft to Apple, is the objective)          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:26:18


  • #GNU developers (and Linux also) didn't work for 30+ years developing #freesw just so that they can save $50 on a #microsoft #windows licence...          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:27:17


  • #Valve makes further improvements to Steam Link and Remote Play Together http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148341#comment-28492          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 12:31:42


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch #militarism #socialcontrol #hype ☞ #WarMongering for Artificial Intelligence https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/war-mongering-for-artificial-intelligence/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:12:06


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams #Finance ☞ Opinion | #Biden Must Go Beyond Fiscal Stimulus https://www.commondreams.org/views/2021/03/02/biden-must-go-beyond-fiscal-stimulus          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:14:05


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ Opinion | Operation Desert Storm: Blood for #Oil https://www.commondreams.org/views/2021/03/02/operation-desert-storm-blood-oil          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:15:11


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams #Finance ☞ 'Now Is the Time for Boldness': Senators Urge #Biden to Back Recurring Payments for Covid Relief Package https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/now-time-boldness-senators-urge-biden-back-recurring-payments-covid-relief-package          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:15:53


  • It’s raining i.MX 8M Plus systems-on-module at Embedded World 2021 • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148369 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:17:14


  • #Android Leftovers • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148370 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:17:26


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch ☞ Educating Young People in Conflict Zones: an Interview With Nyla Ali Khan https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/educating-young-people-in-conflict-zones-an-interview-with-nyla-ali-khan/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:19:31


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams #Energy ☞ Opinion | This Obscure Energy Treaty Is the Greatest Threat to the Planet You’ve Never Heard Of https://www.commondreams.org/views/2021/03/02/obscure-energy-treaty-greatest-threat-planet-youve-never-heard          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:20:05


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ 'Reprehensible Power Grab': Outrage as #Georgia House Passes #GOP Bill Restricting #VotingRights https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/reprehensible-power-grab-outrage-georgia-house-passes-gop-bill-restricting-voting          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:20:46


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams ☞ 'A Disgrace': First Nation Pipeline Opponent Gets 90 Days in Jail After Ceremony Along Trans Mountain Route https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/disgrace-first-nation-pipeline-opponent-gets-90-days-jail-after-ceremony-along-trans          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:21:32


  • ● NEWS ● #CounterPunch #Environment ☞ Zoonoses and #ClimateChange : Is One Health Enough? https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/03/02/zoonoses-and-climate-change-is-one-health-enough/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:22:09


  • ● NEWS ● #CommonDreams #Climate ☞ A 'Green New Dud'? Progressives Warn House Climate Bill 'Fails to Grasp the Fundamental Truth' of Planetary Crisis https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/03/02/green-new-dud-progressives-warn-house-climate-bill-fails-grasp-fundamental-truth          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:22:55


  • ● NEWS ● #TheNation ☞ Playboi Carti, Rap Iconoclast https://www.thenation.com/article/culture/playboi-carti-whole-lotta-red/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:23:23


  • It's not ideology. #Fakepatents that should not have been granted ought to be revoked. The sooner, the better. https://verdict.justia.com/2021/03/03/the-hidden-ideological-stakes-of-scotus-patent-case #uspto #patentas          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 13:46:15


  • GNU/Linux News Sites Need to Promote Software Freedom, Not Binary and #ProprietarySoftware Blobs Merely Compiled for GNU/Linux • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/03/onlyoffice-and-evernote/ •●• #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/03/onlyoffice-and-evernote/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:00:54


  • #microsoft puts back doors in its products but is not blaming #china for taking advantage of those. #xenophobia #racism #RacistMicrosoft #Trumpism          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:04:39


  • #Microsoft is delivering spyware and malware, but media doesn't name the real culprit (as if Microsoft doesn't exist when that does not suit Microsoft) https://www.techtimes.com/articles/257609/20210303/malicious-npm-packages-steal-linux-and-unix-password-files-of-amazon-slack-and-more.htm          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:06:18


  • #Microsoft : our #backdoors aren't always exploited; when they are, we'll resort to #xenophobia and blame the Chinese (not those who put the back doors there). http://techrights.org/wiki/index.php/Microsoft_and_the_NSA          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:10:32


  • #microsoft : we're not racist, we just profit from #racism and use racism to plunder the public http://techrights.org/2020/08/02/microsoft-layoffs-secrecy/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:12:50


  • #games have become rather dumb and pointless https://www.dedoimedo.com/games/beamng-drive.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:14:15


  • "A community member is also hosting a server for #GNU #Linux fans" https://www.gamingonlinux.com/2021/03/survival-game-vintage-story-gets-an-official-mod-database-improved-wayland-support          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:18:28


  • #openSUSE Leap 15.3 Released for Public Beta Testing, Download Now • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148373 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:42:53


  • #openSUSE Leap 15.3 Reaches Beta Build Phase • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148372 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:43:06


  • #Microsoft #Security Issues and Blame-Shifting • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148371 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 14:43:20


  • Some more #proprietarySoftware from #qt ... they show no signs of returning to #freesw ... so why develop anything using this chain or trap anymore? https://www.qt.io/blog/qt-6.0.2-released          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:02:00


  • Linux 5.12 Lands Fix For File-System Corruption Caused By Swapfile Issue - Phoronix ⇨ https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Linux-5.12-Corruption-Fixed •●• #Phoronix #Kernel #Linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:02:37


  • No, #BitLocker is NOT #Encryption but a #backdoor because #microsoft and its partner take your private key https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dEDvGyuK9e0          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:06:14


  • Fantasies thrive when the world is in peril https://www.gamingonlinux.com/2021/03/the-tenth-norse-world-sure-is-busy-as-valheim-hits-5-million-sold          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:08:45


  • Today’s #HowTos | #UNIX • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148374 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:10:06


  • Wish on a Shooting Star https://xkcd.com/2345/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:11:46


  • There has been lots of proprietary fluff in #GNU / #Linux ‘news’ sites so far this week; it merits an explanation or clarification, e.g. why we should generally reject proprietary stuff • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/03/onlyoffice-and-evernote/ •●• #Techrights #GNULinux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/03/onlyoffice-and-evernote/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:14:35


  • #Monopolies by imposed secrecy is very dodgy stuff http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/2021/03/trade-secrets-in-wild-part-1-some.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:16:21


  • Good news for the war against #SoftwarePatents https://www.unifiedpatents.com/insights/2021/3/3/federal-circuit-affirms-unifieds-win-against-barkan #ptab #cafc #fakepatents #swpats          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:17:19


  • Denying #AccessToMedicines (i.e. killing people) to keep costs artificially high and suing people who dare try to prioritise #lifesaving https://www.managingip.com/article/b1qsyswplq8y5n/speed-fluidity-nuance-what-pharma-inhouse-need-from-firms          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:19:40


  • "I would not stick my tongue in my cheek but rather at all the incompetent EPO would be managers!" http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/2021/03/a-chaotic-start-to-eeqes.html?showComment=1614781107869#c2703586220714494304 #epo #eqe = #corruption http://techrights.org/2020/03/16/doyen-for-a-yen/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:21:11


  • Games: Koi Farm, intage Story, and Valheim • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148375 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:21:31


  • Painful to watch one of our fish dying so slowly. It has been going on for over a month, but she keeps fighting while her body becomes frail and unstable.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:43:53


  • #Microsoft Weaponises (and Further Spreads) Racism to Distract From Its Own Incompetence (and ’Five Eyes’ Collusion for Back Door Access) • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/03/microsoft-blame-shifting-tactics/ •●• #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/03/microsoft-blame-shifting-tactics/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:50:45


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems Reminder: Microsoft Profits From Crushing Protesters for Donald #Trump http://techrights.org/2020/06/02/microsoft-and-ice-etc/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:56:37


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems Microsoft’s Takeover of #GitHub Already an Attack on the Four Freedoms in Service of Empire http://techrights.org/2019/07/27/github-run-by-racist-microsoft/         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:57:11


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems Toxic Culture at Microsoft http://techrights.org/2019/08/18/the-gafam-deflection/ this quote from #billgates is a real one         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:57:59


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems The ‘Genius’ Microsoft Says It’s Against #Racism So It Therefore Must be True http://techrights.org/2020/08/28/racism-is-money-for-microsoft/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:58:33


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems Microsoft Still Stands for Poverty, Racism, and #Militarism http://techrights.org/2020/05/09/microsoft-poverty-racism-and-militarism/         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:59:04


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems They Tell the Free Software Community That It is Racist While Saying Nothing at All About Trump’s Racism (Because He Gives Them Government and #Military Contracts) http://techrights.org/2020/07/06/racist-projection/         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 16:59:35


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems Microsoft Gets It Wrong on Race, But That’s Just More of the Same http://techrights.org/2020/06/13/orange-lives-matter-to-microsoft/         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:00:12


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems Microsoft Looking to be ‘Bailed Out’ by Militarism, #Imperialism , Racism and Fascism http://techrights.org/2019/10/30/bailed-out-by-militarism/         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:00:58


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems Microsoft Wants Only White People in #Poland http://techrights.org/2009/08/25/white-people-in-poland/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:01:28


  • #microsoft #racism #intolerance #MindYourOwnProblems Reactions to Microsoft Turning #GitHub Into a Racist Government’s Censorship Platform (Censorship of FOSS) http://techrights.org/2019/07/28/microsoft-censorship-of-foss/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:02:01


  • Racist #Microsoft is at it again; we’re meant to think that #China is evil for doing exactly what the United States has been doing but more importantly we’re told not to blame Microsoft for shoddy code and #backdoors • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/03/microsoft-blame-shifting-tactics/ •●• #Techrights gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/03/microsoft-blame-shifting-tactics/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:03:18


  • #Patent profiteers do all they can to scuttle those panels which get rid of #fakepatents that should never have been granted in the first place. They've leveraged some spin to paint that as a constitutional issue. https://www.patentdocs.org/2021/03/us-v-arthrex-is-historical-practice-of-the-uspto-relevant.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:05:59


  • Impact of #cancelCulture (allure increases) https://wgntv.com/news/dr-seuss-books-going-for-exorbitant-prices-on-amazon/         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:13:04


  • #redhat looks at/views #fedora volunteers as employee surplus. They give their time away and the money saved (no salary) becomes income for super-wealthy #ibm shareholders ...          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:16:51


  • #SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Service Pack 3 Public Beta is out! http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148372#comment-28496 #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:18:37


  • What #FreeSoftware Organisations Can Learn From Australia’s Rape Crisis • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/03/au-rape-crisis/ •●• #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/03/au-rape-crisis/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:36:48


  • #NomadBSD 1.4 is now available! • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148376 •●• #UNIX #BSD #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:39:52


  • #uspto and #cafc have legitimacy crisis when former heads are #lobbying for #swpats while taking bribes from #IBM and Microsoft https://patentlyo.com/patent/2021/03/hyperbole-accurately-describes.html see http://techrights.org/wiki/index.php/David_Kappos          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:42:07


  • Aggressors dominate and sponsor another think tank 'forum' hosted by their #propaganda front, #ManagingIP https://www.managingip.com/article/b1qt0mgn4q1dv0/mip-international-patent-forum-anti-anti-suit-injunctions-scary-frand-trend how to BUY police/law          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:43:28


  • "Credible organizations seek independent and impartial assistance to mediate or advise in the situations described by #gnomefoundation de Blanc." • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2021/03/03/au-rape-crisis/ •●• #nepotism #bullying #coverup gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/03/au-rape-crisis/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 17:45:26


  • #Android Leftovers • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148380 •●• #Google #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:05:04


  • Review: The New #weLees Visual #LVM , a new style of LVM management, has been released • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148379 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:05:21


  • GNU/Linux for Beginners: Should You Make the Switch? • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148378 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:05:37


  • Why it’s a good thing that the Linux desktop is boring again • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148377 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:06:11


  • Steam Link Linux release reminds us how simple game streaming can be http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148341#comment-28498 #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:08:23


  • "In this video, I am going to show how to install #KaliLinux 2021.1." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lnej4_DvH0 #gnu #linux #security          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:14:15


  • Happy Birthday, #OpenBank Project! https://stop.zona-m.net/2021/02/happy-birthday-open-bank-project/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:15:39


  • Italian judge punishes #Lenovo for not reimbursing Windows license http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148321#comment-28499 #italy #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:19:00


  • #NomadBSD 1.4 Released With GUI For Easier Chrome / Brave / Vivaldi Browser Installation http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148376#comment-28500 #bsd #unix          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:21:39


  • #Blender3d 2.92 #Linux & #Windows Performance: Best CPUs & Graphics Cards http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148137#comment-28501          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:24:57


  • Clown crown https://www.datacenterknowledge.com/ibm/ibms-arranged-marriage-between-openshift-and-power-aims-hybrid-cloud-crown clowns wear crowns? #clowncomputing #ibm #redhat          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:29:13


  • #rpminspect 1.3.1 released ⇨ https://www.burdell.org/posts/2021/Mar/03/rpminspect-131-released/ •●• #burdell #ibm #redhat          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:34:15


  • Arch Linux: Full Installation Guide - A complete tutorial/walkthrough in one video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPLnBPM4DhI #archlinux #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:38:03


  • #ibm #redhat and its #nsa #snakeoil #selinux https://www.techrepublic.com/article/why-its-time-to-stop-setting-selinux-to-permissive-or-disabled/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:41:11


  • I used #SELinux in the distant past. It's #security for dummies... like "smart" stuff... for dummies who still think #nsa truly wants to enhance real security http://techrights.org/2021/01/30/fake-security/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:42:57


  • Boat Puzzle https://xkcd.com/2348/         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:45:10


  • https://i.redd.it/ixf5cyo669i61.jpg         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:46:40


  • https://i.redd.it/ixf5cyo669i61.jpg https://i.redd.itCats https://i.redd.it/ixf5cyo669i61.jpg         ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:46:59


  • Remember that #microsoft is evil and a threat to everything digital and dignified, inc. the #internet https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210302/17264946349/microsoft-attacks-open-web-because-jealous-googles-success.shtml          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:48:25


  • #GNUDenemo 2.5 Is Released http://savannah.gnu.org/forum/forum.php?forum_id=9952 https://linuxreviews.org/GNU_Denemo_2.5_Is_Released #Denemo #GNU #freesw          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:52:42


  • VM (Vicky) Brasseur, who promotes #proprietarysoftware in some contexts, want to FUD Free software, as having that mythical "sustainability" woe (as if it's all about money) https://www.fosslife.org/sustainability-open-source-projects-4-big-questions          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 21:59:57


  • #gnu developed for 37 years (soon 38) in spite of that "sustainability" nonsense. People can get paid for things other than their per Free software project.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:01:47


  • #Igalia is doing #freesw and is hiring more Free software hackers https://blogs.igalia.com/siglesias/2021/03/03/igalia-is-hiring/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:02:29


  • I honestly don't think #gnu #linux news sites need to cover 'pure' hardware news like new #amd products. I'm looking at you, Liam and Michael ;-) focus on GNU and Linux... or games.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:04:08


  • #openSUSE Leap 15.3 Enters Beta Phase As an Exciting #CentOS Alternative With Xfce 4.16, Power10 Support, and More http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148372#comment-28503          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:11:37


  • "The developer, Just2D, mentioned how they've put "a lot of effort into #GNU #Linux compatibility" so hopefully that works out well for them." https://www.gamingonlinux.com/2021/03/drova-forsaken-kin-is-an-upcoming-pixel-art-rpg-with-high-player-agency          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:19:59


  • #FLOSSWeekly jumping the shark by pushing #Microsoft #proprietarysoftware instead of actual FLOSS https://twit.tv/shows/floss-weekly/episodes/619 #twittv          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:21:43


  • Top 6 New Games You Can Play With Proton Since Feb. 2021 https://boilingsteam.com/top-6-new-games-you-can-play-with-proton-run-since-feb-2021/ #games #gnu #linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:23:26


  • "A while back I looked at a font preview script but it was kind of annoying to use, but it turns out there's a much better version of that script called font preview ueberzug which is what we're checking out today." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0iyD1U86JY          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:27:36


  • Andrea Perronace at #Watchtroll is now promoting illegal #swpats in #europe using #epo #corruption (which they're happy to piggyback for profit): What to Know About the European Patent Office 2021 Guidelines for Examination: Part I – CII and Procedural Changes http://techrights.org/wiki/index.php/Software_Patents_in_Europe          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:30:17


  • "If we take, as an example, the case of a criminal trial: imagine you sit, wrongly accused of course, in jail. You are sure the judge will judge you fairly. You are lead to a VC room with a few screens. There is no judge - only the video stream of a judge" http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/2021/02/breaking-legality-of-board-of-appeal.html?showComment=1614790938165#c5157498529103381724          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:32:24


  • #epo #corruption begets massive technical blunder. "And I didn't get the English until 30 min in, AFTER I got the added time, it disappeared again. I complained, but I got kicked out of the system at 11 am." http://ipkitten.blogspot.com/2021/03/a-chaotic-start-to-eeqes.html?showComment=1614800564156#c2760353824134399139          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:36:10


  • FOSS Patents: Arizona House of Representatives adopts law untying in-app payment method from mobile #appstore #monopolies : now on to the State Senate ⇨ http://www.fosspatents.com/2021/03/arizona-house-of-representatives-adopts.html •●• #fosspatents          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:37:22


  • #IBM / #RedHat Leftovers • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148381 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:42:07


  • Games: Drova - Forsaken Kin, Core Defense, and Proton Stuff • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148386 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines #Gaming #Games          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:43:19


  • Today’s #HowTos | #UNIX • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148385 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:43:31


  • #Security Patches and Bugs • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148384 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:44:01


  • GNU #Denemo 2.5 • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148383 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:44:13


  • Canonical/ #Ubuntu Deal With #ADLINK • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148382 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:44:25


  • Incredible! Even the BOARD stuff (not code) of #rustlang is now outsourced to #microsoft #proprietarySoftware #monopoly ... Rust is DEAD to me. Taken over. https://blog.rust-lang.org/inside-rust/2021/03/03/lang-team-mar-update.html          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:48:29


  • With #rustlang #mozilla burned money it received from #google #surveillanceCapitalism to create a gift to #microsoft ... this makes me feel like any software made with Rust... I'm NOT interested in it.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:50:43


  • Bad ideas: remaking or making parts of #linux dependent on #microsoft #proprietarySoftware #monopoly http://techrights.org/2020/08/31/linux-should-reject-github/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:51:56


  • #Intel Sends Out #KVM SGX Virtualization Patches For Linux - Phoronix ⇨ https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Intel-KVM-SGX-Virtualization •●• #Phoronix #Kernel #Linux          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:53:59


  • #microsoft interjected fake (non) security into #linux and is now boasting and celebrating the dire consequences in its loyal #propaganda sites https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/grub2-boot-loader-reveals-multiple-high-severity-vulnerabilities/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 22:56:02


  • Videos/Audiocasts/Shows • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148388 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:02:20


  • Kernel: #Intel SGX, Swapfile Problem, and Security Fixes • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148387 •●• #GNU #Linux #TuxMachines #kernel          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:02:30


  • #india still being run by corrupt idiots and foreign charlatans including #billgates ... and it shows https://stop.zona-m.net/2021/02/freedom-to-map-depends-on-who-delivers-it/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:07:30


  • #WordPress now powers 40% of the web https://wordpress.org/news/2021/03/the-month-in-wordpress-february-2021/ in #techrights we made converters from WordPress to #gemtext (will be out soon as AGPLv3)          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:08:51


  • We Sent 304,654 #Coding Tests to Developers from 156 Countries – Here’s What We Learned ⇨ https://www.freecodecamp.org/news/developer-skills-report-insights-from-coding-tests/ •●• #freecodecamp | more in http://schestowitz.com/2021/03/03/#latest          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:09:31


  • How I Built a Web Scraper with Beautiful Soup and Used it to Land My First Job ⇨ https://www.freecodecamp.org/news/how-i-used-a-side-project-to-land-a-job/ •●• #freecodecamp | more in http://schestowitz.com/2021/03/03/#latest          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:09:57


  • Developing frameworks on #Microsoft servers is a very bad idea (it has also led to censorship of Microsoft critics); this is the last thing #Linux needs to become dependent on at this stage • 𝕿𝖊𝖈𝖍𝖗𝖎𝖌𝖍𝖙𝖘 ⇨ http://techrights.org/2020/08/31/linux-should-reject-github/ gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2020/08/31/linux-should-reject-github/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:12:08


  • "While the original Hewlett Packard has a long history in proprietary and Unix systems, it was the acquisition of Compaq way back in September 2001 for $25 billion that gave what is now HPE a volume server business aimed at small, medium, and large enterprises as well as the emerging webscale companies." https://www.nextplatform.com/2021/03/03/changing-of-the-guard-for-hpc-and-big-iron-at-hpe/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:16:16


  • #Flutter 2.0 reaches stable and adds support for foldable and dual-screen devices https://www.xda-developers.com/flutter-2-0-stable/ another #monopoly -controlled #programming framework, which I'd perpetually avoid          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:17:11


  • Speaking of #monopolies , #Robolinux 12.03 is out and it targets the #microsoft #monopoly http://www.robolinux.org/ https://robolinux.org/download.html "v12.03 released March 3rd 2021"          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:18:30


  • " #Bitmanagement Software GMBH v. United States was a dispute that involved the use of certain proprietary software, BS Contract Geo, a 3D visualization product." https://heathermeeker.com/2021/03/03/conditions-and-implied-licenses-bitmanagement-v-united-states/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:21:33


  • #Geniatech XPI-3288 #RaspberryPi lookalike features Rockchip RK3288 SoC • 𝕿𝖚𝖝 𝕸𝖆𝖈𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖊𝖘 ⇨ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/148389 looks like #raspi but does not push #microsoft #malware behind your back (AFAIK) http://techrights.org/2021/02/18/raspberry-pi-breaks-up-with-free-software-community/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:24:15


  • When you fancy #monopolies controlling your #compression code https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Zstd-1.4.9-Released #microsoft #facebook #deletegithub          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:25:39


  • How to write an article without actually saying anything of real substance. #suse https://www.suse.com/c/7-key-digital-transformation-questions/          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:26:32


  • A lot of fluff in the "news" is reducible to noise. The facts aren't there. The words are there, it is grammatically correct, but it doesn't actually say anything. Dross, speculation, and minds going in circles with coherence yet no substance.          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:28:19


  • Poor journalists (so-called!) who did #trump tweets as "news"... no more Trump on Twitter, so they actually need to exercise moving a pen and write something they RESEARCH for. If they can...          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:29:30


  • February #GNU Spotlight with Mike Gerwitz: 23 new releases https://www.fsf.org/blogs/community/february-gnu-spotlight-with-mike-gerwitz-23-new-releases #freesw          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 23:32:33


  • /ixf5cyo669i61.jpg Using Delve to debug #Golang programs on #IBM Enterprise Linux - Red Hat Developer ⇨ https://developers.redhat.com/blog/2021/03/03/using-delve-to-debug-go-programs-on-red-hat-enterprise-linux/ •●• #developers would be wise to get off #rhel and clones after what happened to #centos          ☞

posted Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 08:39:16



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