Google resumes its senseless attack on the URL bar, hides full addresses on Chrome 85 https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/06/12/google-resumes-its-senseless-attack-on-the-url-bar-hides-full-addresses-on-chrome-canary/
Most users have no idea what an URL is. They can't even tell the difference between an app and a website.
In fact, they google things, they don't type the urls.
Sidewalk’s end: How the downfall of a Toronto ‘smart city’ plan began long before COVID-19
(paywalled, dumped here https://pastebin.com/JYibUfA1 )
When the Quayside project got scuttled earlier this month, it was the final blow in a years-long conflict among urban designers, their Silicon Valley bosses and multiple levels of government. Insiders tell the story of how it all went wrong.
Google memories (1/x)
Quit the dark side and join us!
Big Blue Button: Wie CCC-Urgesteine gegen Teams und Zoom kämpfen - Golem.de
#BigBlueButton is possibly the best #videoconference tool of all: More stable than #Jitsi and #Talk, likely even more stable than #Zoom, private, great for teaching, easy to self-host, gratis, free software (L#GPL).
BBB by the city of #Ulm (German):
BBB in Baden-Württemberg (German):
Besser spät als nie...
Wer möchte sich noch von #Google befreien oder hat es schon getan?
In German but very detailed about BBB:
People organized in decentralized ways, offline and online, without hierarchical structures but vast networks of local solidarities demonstrate WE CAN defeat the most powerful entities!
What next? Amazon tower in Berlin! https://wiki.fuckoffamazon.info "SmartCity" coming back in a devastated NYC! https://theintercept.com/2020/05/08/andrew-cuomo-eric-schmidt-coronavirus-tech-shock-doctrine/
The beat goes on!
Guys, I am tired of people posting screenshots, graphs, "news" and "information" without a reference to a source. All that is useless unless it's verifiable with a quick search. The fediverse isn't resistant against false information just because it's the fediverse. Use common sense, ask for a source and debunk fake news.
Anschauliche Arte-Sendung »#Seekabel: der unsichtbare Krieg«
»Google, Facebook und Microsoft versuchen ihre Macht auch durch die Verlegung von Kabeln auszuweiten. Letztendlich wird in ihrem Angebot dann nur der Internet-Zugang fehlen, der z.Z. noch von den Telefonanbietern vermarktet wird, bevor sie das gesamte Ökosystem des Internets kontrollieren.«
We are now part of the european Librehosters network.
"librehosters is a network of cooperation and solidarity that uses free software to encourage decentralisation through federation and distributed platforms. Our values connect transparency, fairness and privacy with a culture of data portability and public contributions to the commons. "
which page exactly has the problem? It seems clean here.
Google enforces its dogfooding policy
10 years ago WikiLeaks published "Collateral Murder", the brutal murders of civilians in Iraq by "dudes" acting like in a video game.. part of a series of releases that forever changed our view of the war.
Let's build up awareness, and therefore anger, against this monster.
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