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Search engines are our main navigators to useful information on the Web, and yet very few people understand the work that goes into building a large-scale general search engine.

Let's change that... 🔍

blog.mojeek.com/2021/05/no-tra

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I've finished a blog post about Brave's false privacy. I give you arguments that will prevent yourself from falling for Brave’s marketing lies.

ebin.city/~werwolf/posts/brave

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"A team of amazing volunteers has created a huge open-source library of over 600 free-to-use icons for healthcare projects. Amazing effort to create a public good for the world." 😍 💊 💉

Project coordinated by Daniel Burka, who is asking the community to spread the word.

healthicons.org

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The first match of the Euros: Turkey 🆚 Italy, kicks off at 8pm GMT

You can now find all of the fixtures, start times, and view group stage tables on Mojeek, if that's your kind of thing ⚽

mojeek.com/search?q=UEFA+Euro+

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Today, 5 years ago 12 people founded Nextcloud to create a complete Free and Open Source alternative to centralized proprietary cloud services and open core competitors.

Together we achieved a lot more than what we dreamed of. Thank you to everyone who is contributing! 💙

Because of Apple's privacy labels we recently had to revisit the Mojeek App.

Instead of just filling out the “Data You Collect” portion with a blank and considering the job done, we took this opportunity to give it an update: blog.mojeek.com/2021/05/mojeek

Got a minute? We're looking for people who have experience searching the Web with Mojeek to answer a 10-question survey.

This will be used to help us improve the world's alternative search engine! Your time and responses are very much appreciated 🙏 👉 smartsurvey.co.uk/s/S2LSME/

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Amazon's move to extend their moratorium on police use of facial recognition software is not enough. Let's not forget all the partnerships between Amazon Ring and police around the world that make Ring the largest civilian surveillance network we've...

So... we're hearing that the Fediverse is 13 today.

Nice.👏🎂🎁

Search engines are our main navigators to useful information on the Web, and yet very few people understand the work that goes into building a large-scale general search engine.

Let's change that... 🔍

blog.mojeek.com/2021/05/no-tra

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Looking for ways to support us? We are searching for some UX testers to help us identify ways to make the world's alternative search engine even better.

If you'd be happy to give some of your time, you can get in contact using the form linked below.

mojeek.com/about/contact?subje

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Instagram for kids is a truly bad idea, also in regards to privacy: vox.com/recode/22385570/instag

If your kids need to communicate online, better make them familiar with privacy-friendly alternatives! tutanota.com/blog/posts/how-to

Today is great because...
a. ...it's a Friday
b. ...we have new servers 🙌

We talk a lot about the Big Tech surveillance capitalists, but what about "the unchecked middlemen of surveillance capitalism?"

From the doxxing, to the lobbying, to the labeling, an industry that is rotten to the core.

wired.com/story/opinion-data-b

Web Monetization is a JavaScript browser API that allows the creation of a payment stream from the user agent to the website.

This proposed W3C standard is now live on Mojeek; you can read more on our blog: blog.mojeek.com/2021/04/web-mo

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We shouldn’t have had to go to court. For a year, we’ve been fighting legal battles over the British government’s secretive NHS data deals with controversial ‘spy tech’ firm Palantir.

Today, we can announce an important victory.

opendemocracy.net/en/ournhs/we

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