I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened of old ones.
-- John Cage

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Super pleased to finally share details on 'Vending Private Network', the latest piece by @danjavasiliev and I.

Each VPN config costs £1, is valid for 5 years, and funds a double given to those that need it most - dissidents, NGOs and activists firewalled from acccess to the open web:
criticalengineering.org/projec

Very pleased to announce our Critical Engineering Summer Intensives program is now accepting registrations criticalengineering.org/intens

After many requests, here's a (1st draft) writeup on a technique to hide VPN (OpenVPN) traffic from network opponents, like state firewalls, ISPs & non net-neutral corps. I, and those using my VPNs, have used it with success all over the world discourse.criticalengineering. You're welcome

Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.
-- Henry David Thoreau

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Best FLOSS tool for cross-posting Twitter <-> Mastodon? Firefox or Chromium (if an extension)

A quick shell script I wrote to bulk-resize images in a directory to a given percentile, creating copies in a named subdir, and leaving the originals intact. I find it handy, perhaps you will too julianoliver.com/output/log_20

In Berlin and able to teach infrastructure and politics of the Internet? A collective of international artists (many with theatre bg) need someone (pref a woman) to school them up on May 8. Paid gig. (I would, but'll be abroad) Ping me if keen

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