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Today, we've launched a campaign against illegal advertising and online tracking with our partners across Europe Panoptykon & Liberties. We want European Parliament to legislate against illegal advertising and online tracking.
openrightsgroup.org/blog/stops

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Look at this cool ..

Natron - Cross platform & open-source compositor
for visual effects and industry

natrongithub.github.io/

They just released v2.4.0

github.com/NatronGitHub/Natron

BUT ..

is looking for a project Maintainer! Are you the ONE?

Thanks @ademalsasa for sharing the info in floss.social/@ademalsasa/10609

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Dear fedizens I want to address an important issue with you.

I wrote an analogy of to Spiral Island in context of adding a to - the community.

With the current - too low - community activity most @activitypub devs and others interested in healthy fedi evolution don’t seem to grasp that it is in their own interest to spend time at SocialHub, and that everything we do there leads to direct mutualistic advantage further on.

socialhub.activitypub.rocks/t/

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After months of stalling, Google finally revealed how much personal data they collect in Chrome and the Google app. No wonder they wanted to hide it.

Spying on users has nothing to do with building a great web browser or search engine. We would know (our app is both in one).

Original tweet : twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/

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@kyle "If you can't fix it, you don't own it!." I applaud Purism for posting this. Moar companies need to do stuff like this. Thanks for sharing!

#RightToRepair

“Milan prosecutors said on Wednesday they had ordered four major food delivery companies to officially hire more than 60,000 workers and pay a total of 733 million euros ($889 million) in fines after an investigation showed their working conditions were inadequate.” 👏 👏

reuters.com/article/us-italy-p

‘Millions of people’s data is at risk’ — Amazon insiders sound alarm over security

politico.eu/article/data-at-ri

Good news from : “Any time a website, or third-party content embedded in a website, deposits a cookie in your browser, that cookie is confined to the cookie jar assigned to that website, such that it is not allowed to be shared with any other website.”

blog.mozilla.org/security/2021

Thinking about buying a book on Amazon? Think twice.

📽️ Check out this video I made with Fight for the Future

ytprivate.com/watch?v=kIlwEdn5

has been granted a patent with technology that aims to use recordings of users’ speech and background noise to determine what kind of music to curate and recommend to them.”

Here we go again.

pitchfork.com/news/new-spotify

“It’s a breakdown of the central compact in our society where if young people play by the rules, they’re supposed to have the same opportunities as their parents in previous generations, and that’s not happening. Everything we do, from the stimulus to the tax structure, is all about helping rich people stay rich. People are fed up with that. Some of this is just mastery of new platforms that help people coordinate.”

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“Income inequality self corrects through one of three mechanisms: war, revolution, or famine. Wealth of people under the age of 40 as a percentage of total wealth has gone from 19 percent to 9 percent in the last 30 years and this is effectively a form of revolution.”

nymag.com/intelligencer/2021/0

$GME, $AMC and others have been removed from .

Here's the thing: the richest and most powerful people aren't permitted to lose money. And if they do, the "free market" will protect them with governmental power.

Libraries are key institutions that preserve human knowledge and make it accessible.

They need our help: Amazon is going after them, denying them access to the ebooks and audiobooks they own the rights to, and making publishers believe libraries are the enemy.

Let's put a stop to this. Sign Fight for the Future's petition fftf.link/SaveLibraries

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This is one of the many abuses of capitalism Amazon is spearheading. And the results are always the same: wealth is being redirected from people's pockets towards Amazon, losing our rights along the way.

theguardian.com/commentisfree/

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Amazon, one of the biggest booksellers and publishers, is denying libraries access to millions of ebooks and audiobooks to secure their monopoly of the book industry.

Amazon's goal is to create a system in which if anyone wishes to access a book, they will have to do it through Amazon.

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