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“Google has begun testing their upcoming extension manifest V3 in the the latest Chrome Canary build … Unfortunately, this change will break popular ad blockers such as uBlock Origin.”

Oops!

#SurveillanceCapitalism

bleepingcomputer.com/news/soft

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1. When you are reporting someone's profile, please report ONLY ONCE and with proper context (with links to toots) as to why we should take an action on that profile.

2. Please understand that real humans are handling your reports, and reporting someone multiple times only adds to the workload for moderators.

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#Mastodon #India

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550 years of Guru Nanak Dev ji.
Happy Gurpurab to everyone. 😊❤

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My article in The Hindu today on and the lack of respect to constitutional values.
(Sorry, the headline was not mine)
thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/a-m

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Replug | This forced disciplining of the community facilitates a larger agenda of the regime at the centre to dismantle public education in the country and invite private players into the field of higher education.

From August 2018, Umar Khalid in: bit.ly/2K9DMcO

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Software tools to manage personal relationships. I do miss Magic Minder that used the power of random choice. Every week it would suggest one friend that it wanted you to get in touch with again. theatlantic.com/technology/arc

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hi new people!! nudity & sexual content is entirely allowed if it is marked sensitive & under a content warning, and sex work is entirely okay too! please stop reporting it!

you can read mastodon.social's CoC here: mastodon.social/about/more

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Birdsite's algo actively elbows out civil behavior to make space for dramatic screaming matches. No wonder it triggers people! It's designed to do so. Birdsite smartly turns your anger into engagement and then into advertising dollars.
It's not just about people being "bad". Birdsite's algo actively wants you to be bad. Very very BAD 😈

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An interesting observation that I have honed last few years.

People really don't mind corruption if they see that their leaders are still doing everything to ensure that their lives are improving in due process.

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"The residents of Kargil are unhappy with the way the BJP government at the centre sanctioned various facilities to Leh, and ignored them. They are getting ready for a long struggle to make their voices heard": Asgar Ali Karbalai

Praveen Donthi interviews Karbalai, a prominent political leader in Kargil: bit.ly/2osxOvW

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Ignore opinion pieces on the Ayodhya judgment that are framed around the "liberalism" - or alleged lack thereof - of Chandrachud J. Doing legal analysis around judge-ideology is an unhealthy American practice that is generally harmful to legal culture.

[Also, these pieces are trolling.]

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Mastodon said it saw 18,800 new users on mastodon.social alone over the last week

Mastodon is a decentralised social networking service. It does not collect user data to sell like Twitter does, and has released all of its code as open source and made it easy for anyone to start their own Mastodon instance

tech.economictimes.indiatimes.

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"Man is the most insane species. He worships an invisible God and destroys a visible Nature. Unaware that this Nature he's destroying is this God he's worshipping."

-- Hubert Reeves

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