If knowledge is power, then the act of teaching, or just showing someone how to do something, is an act of decentralisation, of equalisation.
the glasses from they live except it lets you see people as their fursonas
Toots not being searchable was actively requested as an anti-harassment tool.
Full-text search allows bad actors to search on words representing viewpoints they don't like (for example, "Quran" or "abortion") and attack the people using them.
I mention this to provide context, not as a defense of the idea.
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Sure, I'll play.
1) Stop mining me for personal data, like you're crypto malware and I've never used the internet before
2) Stop mining me for personal data, like you're crypto malware and I've never used the internet before
3) Stop mining me for personal data, like you're crypto malware and I've never used the internet before
4) Stop mining me for personal data, like you're crypto malware and I've never used the internet before
*Repeat until end of questionnaire*
Oh hey, here's a thing from the D&D 5e rule book:
"You don’t need to be confined to binary notions of sex and gender. The elf god Corellon Larethian is often seen as androgynous or hermaphroditic, for example, and some elves in the multiverse are made in Corellon’s image."
I'm gonna lean into my character being nonbinary *so fucking hard*.
Susan Kare, graphic designer who created many familiar icons & fonts for Apple, NeXT, Microsoft, and IBM.
Her creations include most of the iconography and fonts which shipped with the original Macintosh, and many icons which persisted in Windows from version 3 until XP.
@caelan Matrix is a chat system that works the same way as Mastodon (a federation of servers linked together). It’s still quite young but it already has very nice mobile clients!
hey if you dont like mastodon and you're on mastodon.social... maybe try another instance before giving up on it entirely?
New Android Malware records audio, video & steals WhatsApp messages https://www.hackread.com/android-malware-record-audio-video-steal-messages/ #infosec
If you're on Facebook, leave. It is bad for you and everyone else.
“Making you angry, making you afraid, is really good for Facebook's business. It is not good for America.”
Facebook is a 'living, breathing crime scene,' says one former tech insider